Brenda Wittman, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
(520) 626-4851
(520) 626-6986
Professional Bio: 

Brenda Wittman, MD, joined The University of Arizona College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics and University Physicians Healthcare in August of 2005. She is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Co-chairs the Human Subjects Protection Program IRB4.   

As a pediatric oncologist, Dr. Wittman provides care for children with cancer and other blood diseases at Diamond Children’s at the University Medical Center, the Hematology/Oncology/BMT Clinic, an outpatient clinic housed within Banner University Medical Center, the Children's Multispecialty Hemophilia Clinic located on Wilmot Road and the Square and Compass Children's Sickle Cell Clinic located on North Wyatt Drive.

Dr. Wittman received her MD and Masters of Public Health at the University of Rochester in New York, and completed her residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Golisano Children’s Hospital, Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York.

Dr. Wittman also volunteers as medical staff for Camp HONOR (Arizona Hemophilia Association) and Camp HUG (Cascade Foundation of Southern Arizona).

Clinical Information

Clinical Focus: 

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT

Disease or Clinical Specialty: 
Brain Tumor
Carcinoid Tumor
Castleman Disease
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Glioblastoma Multiforme
Hodgkin Lymphoma
Kidney Cancer
Liver Cancer
Lymphoproliferative Disorder
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Testicular Cancer

Professional Information

Board Certifications: 
American Board of Pediatrics, 2004
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 2006

Academic Information

Hematology/Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 2005
Pediatrics, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 2002
Medical School: 
University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, 1999
Undergraduate School: 
Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1995