Enlisted in the Battle Against Leukemia & Lymphoma

A Department of Medicine Research Spotlight

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology
Member, University of Arizona Cancer Center

Data supporting the durability of benefit with ongoing Venetoclax therapyDr. Puvvada is a physician scientist and clinical translational researcher who is involved in investigator initiated trials, co-operative group trials, industry sponsored trials, and designs novel investigator initiated trials that bring exciting concepts from the bench to the bedside. She is a member of the  Scientific Review Committee (SRC) at the University of Arizona Cancer Center and has a deep understanding of this process. Her trials are submitted through the SRC and she appreciates the reviews and feedback of the SRC. Likewise, she appreciates the opportunity to participate as a member of the SRC. The SRC is vital to patient safety and scientific growth and the functioning of the comprehensive cancer center. She is a faculty physician who specializes in the treatment of lymphoid malignancies including but not limited to Hodgkins Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma and Chronic Lymphocytic leukemia. In 2013, she was awarded a Charles A. Coltman, Jr., Fellowship from The Hope Foundation. Click on the image to the right to view a recent article she co-wrote that was published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Release Date: 
04/14/2016 - 4:15pm