Michael E. Hurwitz, PhD, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Clinical Interests

  • Adult
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Medical Oncology
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Testicular Neoplasms

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From physicians only

Patient Care Organizations

Medical Oncology: Subset Medical Oncology Faculty

General Adult Urology

Urologic Oncology Program

Yale Cancer Center: Prostate & Urologic Cancers Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology AB of Internal Medicine (2004)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Bladder, Other Urinary An Open Label, Multicenter, Single Arm Phase II Study to Evaluate the Activity and Tolerability of the Novel mTOR Inhibitor, MLN0128 (TAK-228), in Patients With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Urothelial Tract Whose Tumors Harbor a TSC1 and/or a TSC2 Mutation
Lung, Melanoma, skin Phase I Study of MK-3475 (Pembrolizumab) in Patients With Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Relapsed/Refractory or Disseminated Malignant Neoplasm
Prostate A PrOspective Phase 2/3 Multi-Center Study of 18F-DCFPyL PET/CT Imaging in Patients With PRostate Cancer: Examination of Diagnostic AccuracY (OSPREY)
Kidney, Melanoma, skin A Phase 1/1b, Open-Label, Multicenter, Repeat-Dose, Dose-Selection Study of CPI-444 as Single Agent and in Combination With Atezolizumab in Patients With Selected Incurable Cancers
Prostate A Phase Ib, Open-Label Study of the Safety and Tolerability of Atezolizumab in Combination With Radium-223 Dichloride in Patients With Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer Who Have Progressed Following Treatment With an Androgen Pathway Inhibitor
Bladder A Phase 3, Multicenter, Multinational, Randomized, Open-label, Parallel-arm Study Of Avelumab* (msb0010718c) Plus Best Supportive Care Versus Best Supportive Care Alone As A Maintenance Treatment In Patients With Locally Advanced Or Metastatic Urothelial Cancer Whose Disease Did Not Progress After Completion Of First-line Platinum-containing Chemotherapy
Melanoma, skin A Phase 1b/2 Open-label Study To Evaluate Safety, Clinical Activity, Pharmacokinetics And Pharmacodynamics Of Avelumab (msb0010718c) In Combination With Other Cancer Immunotherapies In Patients With Advanced Malignancies
Kidney, Other Urinary A Prospective Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Systemic Chemotherapy Followed by Extirpative Surgery for Patients With High Grade Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma
Prostate Detection of ARv7 in the plasma of men with advanced metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer (MCRP)
Kidney, Melanoma, skin A Phase I Study of MEDI4736 (Anti-PD-L1 Antibody) in Combination With Tremelimumab (Anti-CTLA-4 Antibody) in Subjects With Advanced Solid Tumors
Melanoma, skin A Phase III Randomized Trial Comparing Physician/Patient Choice of Either High Dose Interferon or Ipilimumab to MK-3475 (Pembrolizumab) in Patients With High Risk Resected Melanoma
Prostate A Phase I and Randomized Phase II Multicenter Study of Cabozantinib (XL184) Plus Docetaxel and Prednisone in Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer
Prostate A Single-arm, Phase 2 Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of VT-464 in Patients With Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Progressing on Enzalutamide or Abiraterone
Bladder A Phase III, Open-Label, Multicenter, Randomized Study of Atezolizumab (Anti-PD-L1 Antibody) Versus Observation as Adjuvant Therapy in Patients With PD-L1-Selected, High-Risk Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer After Cystectomy
Bladder A Randomized Phase II Study of Co-Expression Extrapolation (COXEN) With Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Localized, Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer
Kidney, Melanoma, skin A Phase I/II, Open-Label, Multicenter, Dose Escalation and Dose Expansion Study of NKTR-214 in Subjects with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumor Malignancies
Melanoma, skin A Phase II, Multicenter, Single-arm Study to Assess the Safety, Feasibility, and Efficacy of Cell Transfer Therapy Using Autologous Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes (LN-144) Followed by IL-2 for Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma
Prostate, Phase I A Phase I Study of A Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen Targeting-Tubulysin Conjugate EC1169 In Patients With Recurrent Metastatic, Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (MCRPC)
Bladder, Lung, Other Digestive Organ, Other Urinary, Stomach, Phase I An Open-Label, Multicenter, Phase I Study of Ramucirumab Plus Pembrolizumab in Patients With Locally Advanced and Unresectable or Metastatic Gastric or Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, or Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Urothelium
Prostate A Randomized Phase IIa Efficacy and Safety Study of Radium-223 Dichloride With Abiraterone Acetate or Enzalutamide in Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC)

Edit this profile

Contact Info

Michael E. Hurwitz, PhD, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Cancer CenterYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste North Pavilion 4

New Haven, CT 06510
View on map...
Mailing Address
PO Box 208032
New Haven, CT 06520