Matthew Galsky, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Dr. Galsky is a medical oncologist focused on the care of patients with bladder cancer. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and subsequently completed training in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School. He completed medical oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center where he served as Chief Fellow. During his fellowship, Dr. Galsky was fortunate to be mentored by leaders in the field on bladder cancer research and treatment and after completing training, he joined the faculty at Sloan-Kettering to pursue work in this area. In 2010, he was recruited to the Tisch Cancer Institute/Mount Sinai School of Medicine as Director of Genitourinary Medical Oncology and currently serves as an Associate Professor of Medicine. Dr. Galsky’s research interests include the development of novel treatment strategies for bladder cancer, better understanding the disconnect between the efficacies of treatments in clinical trial populations and the effectiveness of those treatments when applied to the general population of patients with bladder cancer, and improving the efficiency of the cancer clinical trials enterprise though collaboration, innovative study designs, and novel endpoints.