Michael P DiGiovanna, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology) and of Pharmacology

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Breast Cancer Program | Signal Transduction

Medical Oncology: Subset Medical Oncology Faculty

Office of Education: LCME Academic Environment Subcommittee

Office of Student Research

Pharmacology: Secondary Faculty

Signal Transduction

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Receptors and Signal Transduction | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology: Cancer Biology and Therapeutics; Human Disease Pathology, Physiology and Intervention; Receptors and Signal Transduction

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Dr. DiGiovanna is a native of Long Island, NY, who graduated from Cornell University in 1984 with a B.A. and a double major in the fields of biochemistry and music. He attended Yale University from 1984 through 1990 where he was earned the MD and PhD degrees, with his PhD in Pharmacology. He continued his post-graduate training at Yale, performing internship and residency in Internal Medicine, a research post-doctoral fellowship, and a clinical fellowship in Medical Oncology. He is currently an attending physician in Medical Oncology and Associate Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and Pharmacology at Yale University. His clinical specialty is breast cancer and he conducts both clinical and laboratory-based research. His translational laboratory research is focused on signal transduction in breast cancer. He also has a leadership role in education at the Yale School of Medicine, including current roles as Director of Pharmacology Curriculum and Director of Modules (clinical pathophysiology courses).

Education & Training

MD Yale University (1990)
PhD Yale University (1990)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Postdoctoral Fellow Yale University
Resident Yale University School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology (1997)

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Contact Info

Michael P DiGiovanna, MD, PhD
Patient Care Location
Yale Cancer CenterYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste NP - 1

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
PO Box 208032
300 George Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8032