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The Breast Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital provides the highest level of multidisciplinary patient care and is as part of the NCI designated Yale Cancer Center.


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Lajos Pusztai, MD, DPhil

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Director Breast Cancer Translational Research

Co-Director, Yale Cancer Center Genetics, Genomics and Epigenetics Program

Research Interests

Breast; Breast Neoplasms; Genetics; Genomics; Medical Oncology; Translational Medical Research

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Kerin Adelson, MD

Associate Professor

Chief Quality Officer and Deputy Chief Medical Officer for Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven

Clinical Interests

Breast Neoplasms

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Michael DiGiovanna, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Research Interests

Breast Neoplasms; Clinical Trial; Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Protein-Tyrosine Kinases; Signal Transduction

Clinical Interests

Medical Oncology

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Erin Hofstatter, MD

Associate Professor Term

Co-Director, Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program

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Sarah Mougalian, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Assistant Professor in Medicine (Medical Oncology)

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Tara Sanft, MD

Associate Professor Term

Medical Director of Adult Survivorship for the Yale Cancer Center Survivorship Clinic

Research Interests

Breast Diseases

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Andrea Silber, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Research Interests

Breast

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Trisha Burrello, MS

Clinical Trials Team Manager

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Courtney Frederick

Clinical Research Nurse Cancer Center

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Christine Ly

Regulatory Manager

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Current Students

  • Xiaotong(Sophia) Li    PhD Student (Yale Computational Biology and Bioinformatics '19)
  • Ryan Jensen    PhD Student (Yale Computational Biology and Bioinformatics '21)

Past Students (Alumni)

  • Tingting Jiang, PhD  PhD Student (Yale Computational Biology and Bioinformatics '16) 
  • Hannah Elizabeth Dzimitrowicz, MD  Medical Student, Yale School of Medicine ('16) 
  • Anton Safonov, MD   Medical Student, Yale School of Medicine ('16) 
  • Divyansh Agarwal  BS/MS Student (Branford College, Yale '15)
  • Sabrina Khan, MD Medical Student, Yale School of Medicine ('14)
  • Bilge Aktas, MD Visiting Fellow