Lauren A. Schnaper, MD, FACS is a breast surgeon at the GBMC Sandra and Malcolm Berman Comprehensive Breast Care Center and Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Schnaper is nationally recognized for her work specializing in benign and malignant diseases of the breast. In addition to direct patient care, she is active in national clinical research and has chaired the Breast Surgery Subcommittee of the Cancer and Leukemia Group B, a nationwide NCI-sponsored cooperative clinical trials group. Her clinical research focuses on breast cancer in the elderly and her basic sciences research focuses on circulating proteins in breast cancer.
Dr. Schnaper has been honored by many community groups and was designated as one of Maryland's Top 100 Women in 2010.