Kenneth Pienta, MD

Kenneth Pienta, MD
About Kenneth Pienta, MD

Dr. Pienta has international expertise in the development of novel chemotherapeutic programs for prostate cancer. He has championed the concept that translational research is often best accomplished by multi-disciplinary teams of scientists and clinicians. The success of these endeavors led to the receipt of the 2007 first annual American Association for Cancer Research Team Science Award. He is the author of more than 300 peer-reviewed articles, and been the principle investigator on numerous local and national clinical trials. Throughout his career, Dr. Pienta has effectively mentored over 40 students, residents, and fellows to successful careers in medicine. He earned his MD at The Johns Hopkins University and is currently a Professor of Oncology, Pharmacology, and Molecular Sciences at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

PCF Awards

1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2003, 2004 Competitive Awards
1996 Therapy Consortium Award
2007 Research Award
2010 Challenge Award
2010 Creativity Award
2014 PCF Challenge Award
2016 PCF Challenge Award