Dr. Nicholas Robert is a co-chair of the Breast Committee of the U.S. Oncology Research Network and also chairs the Cancer Committee and Research Committee of the Inova Fairfax Hospital's Cancer Center. He is a graduate of the McGill Medical School and completed an internship and residency in medicine at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal. Following a residency in anatomic pathology at Massachusetts General Hospital, he continued his training in Boston in hematology at Brigham and Women's Hospital and in medical oncology at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. He was a fellow at Harvard Medical School.
After serving as the clinical director of medical oncology at New England Medical Center (Tufts University), Dr. Robert joined Fairfax Northern Virginia Hematology Oncology Practice. He is a member of several organizations, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology and member of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (a past chairman of the breast committee) and National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project. The author of more than 100 publications, Dr. Robert is a reviewer for several medical publications as well as the recipient of numerous research grants. He is certified in internal medicine, anatomic pathology, medical oncology, and hematology.
Dr. Robert takes great pleasure in developing close relationships with his patients and discussing the most cutting-edge breast cancer therapies with them so that they can understand all their options.