Leonidas C Platanias, MD, PhD

Leonidas C Platanias, MD, PhD

Director, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jesse, Sara, Andrew, Abigail, Benjamin and Elizabeth Lurie Professor of Oncology

Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology) and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics



Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center Room 3-125
303 E Superior
Chicago IL 60611

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Education and Certification

MD: University of Patras Medical School (1983)
PhD: University of Patras Medical School (1989)
Residency: Hellenic Anticancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (1984)
Residency: SUNY/State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Internal Medicine (1989)
Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals, Hematology-Oncology (1992)
Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology


Description of Interests

chronic leukemias, multiple myeloma, non-hodgkin's lymphoma

Research and Publications

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