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Erin Hofstatter, MD

Associate Professor Adjunct

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Erin Hofstatter, MD

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Dr. Erin Hofstatter is a medical oncologist with clinical and research expertise in breast cancer and clinical breast cancer genetics. Dr. Hofstatter consults with patients in the Breast Cancer Prevention Clinic, where she sees patients who may be at increased risk of breast cancer due to a hereditary/genetic predisposition and/or a strong family history.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2010)
  • Participant
    Harvard School of Public Health (2009)
  • Chief Resident
    Mount Auburn Hospital (2007)
  • Resident
    Mount Auburn Hospital (2006)
  • Intern
    Mount Auburn Hospital (2004)
  • MD
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine (2003)
  • BA
    Amherst College, Biology (1997)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
FellowAmerican College of Physicians2019
Honoree, Distinguished Women in Medicine at Yale2019
Cancer Clinical Investigator Team Leadership AwardNational Cancer Institute2016
Selected Faculty, Humanism in Teaching ProgramInternal Medicine Residency Program/Medical Oncology2014
David Frommer AwardMount Auburn Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program2006
Resident Clinician Teacher AwardMount Auburn Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program2006
Scholar in MedicineUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine2003
Wellsford and Mildred Clark Memorial Scholarship2002

Professional Service

Caribbean Alliance to Control and Prevent Cancer 2021 MeetingMentor2021 - Present
Yale Cancer Center/Yale New Haven Hospital Cancer CommitteeMember2019 - 2020
University of Wisconsin Health Experiences USA/Breast Cancer Advisory Panel, University of WisconsinAdvisor2019 - Present
Yale School of Medicine Faculty Advisory CouncilFaculty Member2018 - 2020
ASCO Cancer Prevention Scientific Program CommitteeCommittee Member2018 - 2020
ASCO Hereditary Cancer Guideline CommitteeCommittee Member2018 - 2020
ASCO-SEP 7th EditionReviewer2018 - 2020
Lion Heart Breast Cancer FoundationMember of grant review committee2018 - 2019
NCCN Panel for Breast Cancer Risk Reduction GuidelinesCommittee Member2017 - 2020
Academic Breast Cancer ConsortiumMember2017 - 2020
PA Master Thesis Committee, Yale School of MedicineReviewer2017
Girl Scouts of AmericaVolunteer2015 - 2018
South West Oncology Group (SWOG) Cancer Prevention CommitteeMember2013 - 2020
Greater New Haven Jewish Community CenterPresenter/Speaker2013
Boy Scouts of AmericaVolunteer2013 - Present
Shiloh Baptist Church, New Haven CTPresenter/Speaker2012
Breast Center Steering Committee, Smilow Cancer HospitalCommittee Member2011 - 2020
Ride Closer to FreeVolunteer2011
Cancer, PLOS1, Maturitas, UpToDate, British Journal of Cancer, Breast Cancer Research, Annals of Oncology, JAMA Oncology, Frontiers in Surgery, JCO Clinical Cancer InformaticsReviewer2011 - Present
Process and Operations Committee, Smilow Cancer HospitalMember2010 - 2017

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