Amit Agarwal, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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Clinical Information

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.

Disease or Clinical Specialty: 
Bone Marrow Transplant
Castleman Disease
Hodgkin Lymphoma
Lymphoproliferative Disorder
Multiple Myeloma
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia

Research Information

Research Program: 
Therapeutic Development
Member Status: 
Associate Research 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

Hematology/Medical Oncology, University of Arizona Cancer Center
Internal Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Medical School: 
MIMER Medical College, India