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    Guru P. Sonpavde, MD

    Yawkey Center for Cancer Care
    Bladder Cancer Director


    Genitourinary Oncology

    Office phone: 617-632-2429
    Appointment phone: 617-632-2682

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    Medical Oncology


    Bladder cancer, Prostate cancer, Renal, penile and testicular cancers, Novel therapies

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215


    Guru Sonpavde, MD is the Bladder Cancer Director at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA. He completed his medical oncology fellowship at Indiana University. His primary focus is the development of systemic agents and combinations for urologic cancers. He has led multiple clinical trials and authored approximately 300 publications and presented at major conferences. He has also refined prognostic classification and clinical endpoints across multiple urologic cancers. He is the co-chair of the Genitourinary (GU) oncology committee of the Hoosier Cancer Research network (HCRN) and a member of the GU committee of Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG).


    Board Certification
    Internal Medicine, 2010
    Hematology, 2009
    Medical Oncology, 2008

    Indiana University Medical Center, 1998

    Nassau University Medical Center, 1995

    Medical School
    Christian Medical College, Vellore, India


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