Joseph F. Lombardo, DO, PharmD


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Radiation Oncologist

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



Office Locations

Education & Training

Medical SchoolDO - Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine - Seton Hill, Greensburg, PA
Medical SchoolPharmD - Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA
InternshipTransitional - Reading Hospital and Medical Center, West Reading, PA
ResidencyChief Resident - Radiation Oncology - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Special Interests

Lung and other thoracic cancers, gynecologic cancers, central nervous system cancers, bone and soft tissue cancers


  • American Society for Radiation Oncology
  • American College of Radiation Oncology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • International Society of Geriatric Oncology
  • American Brachytherapy Society
  • American Medical Association

Awards and Honors

  • American Society for Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting Abstract Award, 2022
  • Sigma Sigma Phi National Honor Society


Lombardo J, Schmucker AM, Keith SW, Ronghe A, Smith A, Ali AS, Niazi M, Denton M, Swartz K, Chapman A, Simone NL. Markers and associations of nutrition identified in a senior adult oncology clinic. J Geriatr Oncol. 2023 Jan;14(1):101388. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2022.10.003. Epub 2022 Oct 14. PMID: 36253248.

Nelson N, Lombardo J, Matlack L, Smith A, Hines K, Shi W, Simone NL. Chronoradiobiology of Breast Cancer: The Time Is Now to Link Circadian Rhythm and Radiation Biology. Int J Mol Sci. 2022 Jan 25;23(3):1331. doi: 10.3390/ijms23031331. PMID: 35163264; PMCID: PMC8836288.

Lombardo J, Ko K, Shimada A, Nelson N, Wright C, Chen J, Maity A, Ruggiero ML, Richard S, Papanagnou D, Mitchell E, Leader A, Simone NL. Perceptions of and barriers to cancer screening by the sexual and gender minority community: a glimpse into the health care disparity. Cancer Causes Control. 2022 Apr;33(4):559-582. doi: 10.1007/s10552-021-01549-4. Epub 2022 Jan 4. PMID: 34984592; PMCID: PMC9076188.

Shastri AA, Lombardo J, Okere SC, Higgins S, Smith BC, DeAngelis T, Palagani A, Hines K, Monti DA, Volpe S, Mitchell EP, Simone NL. Personalized Nutrition as a Key Contributor to Improving Radiation Response in Breast Cancer. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Dec 24;23(1):175. doi: 10.3390/ijms23010175. PMID: 35008602; PMCID: PMC8745527.

Bounias D, Singh A, Bakas S, Pati S, Rathore S, Akbari H, Bilello M, Greenberger BA, Lombardo J, Chitalia RD, Jahani N, Gastounioti A, Hershman M, Roshkovan L, Katz SI, Yousefi B, Lou C, Simpson AL, Do RKG, Shinohara RT, Kontos D, Nikita K, Davatzikos C. Interactive Machine Learning-Based Multi-Label Segmentation of Solid Tumors and Organs. Appl Sci (Basel). 2021 Aug 2;11(16):7488. doi: 10.3390/app11167488. Epub 2021 Aug 15. PMID: 34621541; PMCID: PMC8494410.