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Maryam Lustberg, MD, MPH Appointed Chief of Breast Medical Oncology

July 26, 2021

Dr. Maryam Lustberg has been named Director of The Breast Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital and Chief of Breast Medical Oncology at Yale Cancer Center. She is also an Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology). Her clinical practice provides personalized care and the latest treatment advances to patients with breast cancer. Dr. Lustberg has been recognized for her patient-focused care with awards that include being rated by Forbes as one of the top 27 breast medical oncologists in the nation and named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors” in 2019 and 2020. Her research interests focus on improving the long-term outcomes for patients with breast cancer who have developed side effects associated with treatment and investigating novel blood-based biomarkers to identify recurrence and treatment toxicity earlier.

Dr. Lustberg joined Yale from The Ohio State University where she was an Associate Professor in the Division of Medical Oncology at e James, Director of their Breast Cancer Survivorship Program, and Medical Director of Supportive Care. She received her medical degree from the University of Maryland where she also completed her residency and did her fellowship in medical oncology and breast medical oncology at e Ohio State University before joining the faculty in 2010.


The Breast Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital

35 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06511

Submitted by Emily Montemerlo on July 26, 2021