Dr. Rodney Page is the founding director of the Sprecher Institute for Comparative Cancer Research at Cornell University. Rod holds a doctoral degree in veterinary medicine from Colorado State University and a master's degree in physiology from Georgetown University Medical School. He is the author or co-author of over one hundred peer-reviewed manuscripts and thirty book chapters or case reports. His research interests involve both laboratory and clinical studies in cancer prevention, diagnosis, and therapy in companion animals for the benefit of all species.
Rod provides administrative direction and oversight of the Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factor Program. He is intimately involved with the program's organization and its integration with other major initiatives of the Sprecher Institute.