Carmel J. Cohen MD

Title: Emeritus Professor
Company: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Location: New York, New York, United States



  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Cancer Society, Eastern Division (Board of Directors, 1998) (Cause Related Marketing Workgroup, 1999) (Chairman, 2001-2002) (Governance Process Policies Workgroup, 1998) (Nominating Committee, 1998-2002) (Stakeholder Relations Workgroup, 2000-2002)
  • American Cancer Society, Manhattan Bronx Region, NY (Board Development Committee, 2002) (Board of Advisors, 2000) (Compensation Committee, 2007) (Feasibility and Planning Study Advisory Committee, 2000) (Head, Task Force for Access for Care-Eastern Division, 2006) (President Elect, 2002-2004) (President, 2004-2006)
  • American Cancer Society, Manhattan Region Board of Advisors (Chief Medical Officer for the Manhattan Region of the New York, 2006) (Medical Chair, 2007)
  • American Cancer Society, National (Ad Hoc Committee on Women and Cancer, Member, 1995-1996) (Advisory Group on Gynecological Cancer, Member, 1993-1997) (Board of Directors, 1993-2012) (Detection and Treatment Committee, Member, 1993-1998) (Gynecologic Cancers Ad Hoc Advisory Group, Member, 1998-1999, 2003) (Gynecologic Cancers Operations Committee Advisory Group, Chair, 1999-2003) (Income Development Committee, 1996-1997) (International HPV Workgroup, 2005) (National Assembly Member) (Nominating Committee Chairman, 2000) (Nominating Committee Member, 1998-1999) (Workgroup on Cervical Cancer, Member, 1999-2003) (Workgroup on Endometrial Cancer, Member, 1999-2003)
  • American Cancer Society, New York City Division (1970-Present) (Board of Directors, 1975) (Chairman, 1990-1993) (Chairman, 1993) (Executive Committee, 1990) (Nominating Committee, Member, 1992) (Professional Education and Grants Committee, 1978) (Quality and Extension of Care Subcommittee on Para-Medical Personnel) (Steering Committee of Professional Education and Grants Committee) (Vice Chairman, 1988-1990) (Vice President, 1993-1995)
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), Fellow (1970)
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow (1971)
  • American Heart Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Clinical Oncologists (1980)
  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) (1966-Present)
  • Felix Rutledge Society, Associate Member, 1973-Present
  • Gynecologic Cancer Foundation (Membership Committee)
  • International Gynecologic Cancer Society, Charter Member (1987) (Council Member, 1989-1995)
  • Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY)
  • New York County Medical Society
  • B. Gusberg Society, 1978-Present (council, 1981-1983) (President, 1980)
  • Society for Reproductive Immunology (1980)
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (SGO) (1970-Present)(Audit and Evaluation Committee, 1996)(Audit and Investment Committee Chair, 2007-2010)(Audit and Investment Committee Member, 2006)(Clinical Data Network Committee Member, 2000)(Executive Council Member, 1974-1977)(Executive Council, 1988-1989)(Nominating Committee Chairman, 1977)(Nominating Committee Member, 1982, 1985, 1989)(Planning Committee Member for the Combined 1981 Meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists and Society for Gynecologic Investigation) (President Elect, 1986-1987)(President, 1987-1988)(Program Committee Member, 1975-1976, 1976-1977, 1979-1980) (Task Force Member, 2000)
  • The American Cancer Society University for Cancer Education, Faculty (2005) (Chair, Gynecologic Cancer Advisory Group, Cancer Control Science, 2006) (Committee on Reduction of Incidence and Mortality, Member, 2006)
  • The American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society, Fellow (1983) (Fellowship Committee, 1986-1990) (Nominating Committee, 1990)
  • The New York Academy of Sciences (1979)
  • The New York Obstetrical Society, (1972-Present) (Assistant Secretary, 1981-1982) (Council, 1987-1990) (First Vice president, 1985-1986) (Membership Committee Chairman, 1987-1988) (President, 1986-1987) (Second Vice President, 1984-1985) (Secretary, 1982-1984)
  • The Regional Emergency Medical Services Council of New York City
  • The Society of Pelvic Surgeons, Fellow (1972) (Nominating committee, 1977) (President Elect, 1994) (President, 1995) (Program Committee, 1978) (Secretary, Treasurer Elect, 1987-1988) (Secretary, Treasurer, 1988-1992)
  • United States Air Force (Captain, Medical Corps 1960-1962) (First Lieutenant, Medical Service Corps, 1958-1960)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2020, 2019)
  • Featured Member, Marquis Millennium Magazine, 5th Edition, Marquis Who’s Who (2019)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2019)
  • Recipient, National Volunteer Leadership Award, American Cancer Society (2013, 2012)
  • Recipient, Top 10 Obstetrician & Gynecologists Patients’ Choice Award (2013)
  • Recipient, Patients’ Choice Award, as one of America’s Most Compassionate Doctors (2012)
  • Honoree, New York Super Doctors, New York Metro Area, New York Times Magazine (May, 2011)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the East,” Marquis Who’s Who (2005-2011)
  • Recipient, Patient Recognition Award (2011, 2010)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare,” Marquis Who’s Who (2005-2010)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (2005-2007)
  • Honoree, America’s Top Doctors, New York Metro Area, Castle Connolly (1996-2007)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, Marquis Who’s Who (2005-2006)
  • Honoree, Best Doctors in New York, New York Magazine (1998-2003, September 1996, 1991)
  • Recipient, Sydney Druce, MD, Award for outstanding contribution to the Department, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, Mount Sinai, NY (2003)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Alumnus Award, Isidore Newman School, New Orleans, LA (October, 1999)
  • Recipient, National Faculty Award for excellence in resident education, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG) (1997)
  • Honoree, Best Gynecologic Oncologists in the United States, American Health Magazine (March, 1996)
  • Recipient, Jacobi Medallion Alumni Award for distinguished achievement in the field of medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Alumni (May 1996)
  • Honoree, Best Specialists in the United States, Good Housekeeping (October, 1992)
  • Distinguished Alumnus, Tulane University Medical School
  • Distinguished Alumnus, Tulane University Medical School
  • Honoree, Outstanding National Volunteer Leader of the Year
  • Recipient, St. George Medal National Award, American Cancer Society
  • Research Prize, Excellence in Ovarian Cancer Research, Gynecologic Cancer Foundation (GCF) Margaret Greenfield/Carmel Cohen, MD, Established in 2005
  • Honoree, Best Doctors in the United States of America, Town and Country
  • Author, 150 Peer-Reviewed Publications, 86 Published Abstracts, Over 100 Invited Publications

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