Dr. Ravdin attended Cornell University where he earned a Ph.D. in Neurobiology. After working at the University of California, he completed his training in Medicine at the University of Miami and the University of Wisconsin where he obtained his M.D. and board certification in Medical Oncology. His primary focus is breast cancer and he is widely acknowledged as among a handful of the top breast cancer physicians in the world. He has multiple areas of research interest including clinical trials designed to improve cancer treatment, prevention of breast cancer, understanding risk factors for breast cancer, and understanding the cellular processes that lead to breast cancer development. He is widely sought after to speak on breast cancer throughout the world and his presentations are often reported to be “a vision of the future of medicine.” His passion is individualized prevention and treatment of breast cancer.