Lajos Pusztai MD, D.Phil.

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Chief of Breast Medical Oncology; Co-Director, Cancer Genetics Research Program

Specialties & Subspecialties

Cancer Center, Yale: Breast Cancer Program

Medical Oncology

Education & Training

  • M.D., Semmelweis University School of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary (1987)
  • D.Phil., University of Oxford (1993)
  • Fellow, University of Texas Anderson Cancer Center , Medical Oncology (1996 - 1999)
  • Residency, University of Rochester St. Mary's Hospital , Internal Medicine (1994 - 1996)
  • Intern, University of Rochester St. Mary's Hospital , Internal Medicine (1993 - 1994)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

breast cancer; cancer genetics.


Cancers Treated

Breast


Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology, Board Certified (1999)

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Breast - FemaleA phase 1, open-label, dose-escalation study to evaluate the safety and tolerability of SGN-LIV1A in patients with LIV-1-positive metastatic breast cancer
Breast - FemaleS1222: FULVESTRANT ALONE VERSUS FULVESTRANT AND EVEROLIMUS VERSUS FULVESTRANT, EVEROLIMUS AND ANASTROZOLE: A PHASE III RANDOMIZED PLACEBO-CONTROLLED TRIAL IN POSTMENOPAUSAL PATIENTS WITH HORMONE-RECEPTOR-POSITIVE STAGE IV BREAST CANCER

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