Meet Medical Honoree
Dr. Nicholas Rohs

23778_nicholasrohs.pngDr. Nicholas Rohs
Mount Sinai Hospital
The Blavatnik Family Chelsea Medical Center

Dr. Nicholas Rohs is a board certified medical oncologist who specialized in treatment of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mount Sinai Hospital. He graduated with honors from New York Medical College where he was the chapter President of the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He then went on to complete both his medical residency and clinical fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals including Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai West, Mount Sinai Morningside, and Mount Sinai Brooklyn.

Dr. Rohs enjoys a busy clinic practice as well as actively participating in medical education and community outreach. He is co-chair of two thoracic tumor boards, a Cancer Liaison Physician for the Committee on Cancer, a member of his institution’s Data Safety and Monitoring Committee, and participates in multiple different system-wide quality improvement and leadership committees.

Dr. Rohs is both primary and co-investigator on multiple clinical trials and is closely involved in the expansion of clinical trial activities throughout the Mount Sinai Health System and participates in the System-wide Clinical Research Steering Committee. His research interests include targeted therapies, immunotherapy, liquid biopsies, and lung cancer screening. He primarily cares for patients in the Tri-State area, but also see patients from across the United States and internationally.

Dr. Rohs is also extremely proud to be the co-founder of New York Lung Cancer Foundation (, a non-profit organization created to promote education, collaboration, and collegiality among thoracic oncology programs throughout the greater Tri-state area.