Maysa Mahmoud Abu-Khalaf, MBBS

Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology) and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

Research Interests

Breast Neoplasms; Clinical Trials as Topic; Gynecology; Ovarian Neoplasms; Endometrial Neoplasms

Research Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Developmental Therapeutics

Medical Oncology: Subset Medical Oncology Faculty

Research Summary

Dr. Abu-Khalaf's major research interest is designing and conducting clinical trials evaluating novel treatments for breast, ovarian and endometrial cancers.

Specialized terms: Clinical trials evaluating novel agents for the treatment of breast; Ovarian and endometrial cancers; PI3K-mTOR inhibitors; HER-2 targeted therapies; Angiogenesis

Extensive Research Description

Dr. Abu-Khalaf works in close collaboration with members of the Departments of Surgery, Therapeutic Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology to develop integrated clinical programs for patients with breast and gynecologic cancers. She is a member of the the Yale Cancer Center Developmental Therapeutics program. Dr.Abu-Khalaf designs and conducts early phase clinical trials evaluating novel treatment strategies for patients with breast and gynecologic cancers.

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Contact Info

Maysa Mahmoud Abu-Khalaf, MBBS
Patient Care Locations
Yale Medical OncologySmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 7th & 8th Floor

New Haven, CT 06511
Yale Breast Cancer ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06511
Office Location
Fitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue, Ste Suite 125

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Yale Cancer CenterPO Box 208028
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8028