Edward J. Licitra, MD, PhD, Board Chairperson

Dr. Edward J. Licitra is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 7 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Licitra received his PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he served his residency in internal medicine. He then completed a fellowship in medical oncology at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey.

Dr. Licitra currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Regional Cancer Care Associates. He was selected as a “Top Doctor” in oncology and hematology by New Jersey Monthly magazine. While attending Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. Dr. Licitra was selected as the Department of Internal Medicine Outstanding PGY2 Resident, and was the recipient of the Medical School Research Award. At MIT, he was selected as a Moore and Packard Predoctoral Fellow. He is currently a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.


To schedule an appointment with Dr. Licitra, visit https://centraljerseyrcca.com.