Adam Matthew Brufsky
Adam Matthew Brufsky holds M.D. and Ph.D. degrees, and he works as a Professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He serves as a Codirector at the Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center and as a Medical Director at the Women’s Cancer Center at the Magee-Womens Hospital/UPCI, Pittsburgh, Pa, USA. He also serves as the Associate Division Chief for the Division of Hematology/Oncology within the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Medicine. Additionally, he serves as the Associate Director for Clinical Investigation for the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. He received an M.S. degree in chemistry (Cum Laude) from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. He earned his M.D. and his Ph.D. degrees in developmental biology at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, Conn, USA. He worked as an Intern and Resident in internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA. He then completed a fellowship in Medical Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, where his appointments included Associate Physician and Instructor in Medicine at Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass. He is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He serves as an Active Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Association for Cancer Research. He has numerous abstracts and research articles in leading journals, including the Journal of Clinical Investigation, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and Lancet. He serves as a principal investigator on a number of research grants funded by the National Institutes of Health, Susan G. Komen Foundation, and U.S. Army Breast Cancer Research Program.
Biography Updated on 4 March 2012