John O Mascarenhas, MD
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology
Specialties:Cancer (Oncology), Hematology-Oncology
Dr. John Mascarenhas is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) and a member of the Tisch Cancer Institute. Dr. Mascarenhas is the Director of the Adult Leukemia Program and Leader of Clinical Investigation within the Myeloproliferative Disorders Program at Mount Sinai, under the direction of Dr. Ronald Hoffman. As a clinical investigator in malignant hematology with a focus in translational research involving myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) and evolution to acute myeloid leukemia (AML), he is focused on the evaluation of rationale based novel therapies for patients with MPNs and AML. Dr. Mascarenhas is also the Principal Investigator (PI) of the clinical trials project within the National Cancer Institute sponsored Myeloproliferative Disorder Research Consortium (MPD-RC). He has served as PI or Study Chair of multiple investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored early and late phase clinical trials evaluating innovative approaches to the treatment of MPNs and AML. Additionally, he holds multiple administrative roles at Mount Sinai including Chair of the Leukemia Disease Management Team, Co-Chair of the Hematologic Malignancy Disease Focus Group, and full member of the Tisch Cancer Institute Protocol and Review Monitoring Committee.
Acute myeloid leukemia
Chronic myelogenous leukemia
Chronic neutrophilic leukemia
Chronic myelomonocytic leukemia
- Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia
- Myelodysplastic Syndromes
- Primary Polycythemia
MD, New York Medical College
Residency, Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology, Mount Sinai Hospital
Richard E. Rosenfeld Faculty Achievement Award
Gowin K, Kosiorek H, Dueck A, Mascarenhas J, Hoffman R, Reeder C, Camoriano J, Tibes R, Gano K, Palmer J, Mesa R. Multicenter phase 2 study of combination therapy with ruxolitinib and danazol in patients with myelofibrosis. Leukemia research 2017 Sep; 60.
Choi DC, Tremblay D, Iancu-Rubin C, Mascarenhas J. Programmed cell death-1 pathway inhibition in myeloid malignancies: implications for myeloproliferative neoplasms. Annals of hematology 2017 Jun; 96(6).
Mascarenhas J, Sandy L, Lu M, Yoon J, Petersen B, Zhang D, Ye F, Newsom C, Najfeld V, Hochman T, Goldberg JD, Hoffman R. A phase II study of panobinostat in patients with primary myelofibrosis (PMF) and post-polycythemia vera/essential thrombocythemia myelofibrosis (post-PV/ET MF). Leukemia research 2017 Feb; 53.
Mascarenhas JO, Talpaz M, Gupta V, Foltz LM, Savona MR, Paquette R, Turner AR, Coughlin P, Winton E, Burn TC, O'Neill P, Clark J, Hunter D, Assad A, Hoffman R, Verstovsek S. Primary analysis of a phase II open-label trial of INCB039110, a selective JAK1 inhibitor, in patients with myelofibrosis. Haematologica 2017 02; 102(2).