Section Chief, Hematology/Oncology
Professor of Medicine, The University of Arizona
Director, University of Arizona Cancer Center Clinical Research Shared Service
Dr. Bookman is Professor of Medicine at The University of Arizona and Section Chief for Hematology-Oncology in the Department of Medicine, providing leadership for clinical and research faculty within the Section, as well as The University of Arizona Cancer Center.
Dr. Bookman came to The University of Arizona Cancer Center in 2009 after serving 21 years at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, PA, most recently as Vice President for Ambulatory Care and Clinical Research. He is a renowned expert in gynecologic medical oncology with a focus on the development of new treatments for gynecologic cancers. His interests include developmental therapeutics, medical information technology, collaborative research, and international outreach in gynecologic cancer management.
Dr. Bookman received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, and he earned bachelor and master’s degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Other interests include astronomy, hiking, and photography.