Amit Agarwal, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
(520)626-4009
Clinical Information
Specialty: 
Medical Oncologist
Clinical Focus: 

My clinical focus involves the study and treatment of hematological or blood cancers. My research efforts are focused on clinical and translational research on multiple myeloma and related hematological cancers.

Clinical Practice Sites: 
The University of Arizona Cancer Center - North Campus
The University of Arizona Medical Center - University Campus
Research Information
Research Program: 
1. Therapeutic Development
Member Status: 
Associate Member
Collaborative Research: 

Our goal is to conduct research that involves taking a concept from the bench to the bedside. Working at thte University of Arizona provides a wonderful opportunity to fulfill that goal. Our team includes world class pathologists Lisa Rimza M.D., basic researchers like Terry Landowski PhD, and drug development experts Laurence Hurley PhD.

The team focuses on testing novel drugs and combinations that are effective in the treatment of hematological malignancies initially in the laboratory and eventually in patients through clinical trials.

 

Professional Information
Board Certifications: 

American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations: 

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Hematology

Academic Information
Fellowship: 
Hematology/Medical Oncology, University of Arizona Cancer Center
Residency: 
Internal Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Doctorate: 
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.
Medical School: 
MIMER Medical College, India