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Ronald Mitsuyasu, MD

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Ronald Mitsuyasu, MD

UCLA Physician Ronald Mitsuyasu, MD specializes in Hematology & Oncology.
Specialty
Hematology & Oncology
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
G44685
Contact
(310) 557-2273 Appointments and information
(310) 557-1891 Administration office
Voted Best Doctor
Voted Super Doctor
PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA CARE Center
1399 S. Roxbury Drive, Suite 100
Los Angeles, Ca 90035

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Hematology/Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1981 - 1984
Residency
Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1979 - 1981
Internship
Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1978 - 1979
Degree
MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 1978
CLINICAL INTEREST
AIDS, Hematologic Malignancies, HIV, Lymphoma, Sarcoma, Stem Cell Transplant
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Chief, CARE Center
Provider, Hematology / Oncology
MORE INFORMATION
Research Interest
Dr. Mitsuyasu’s research interests include clinical trial investigations of cytokines, immune-based therapies, biologic response modifiers, vaccines and gene therapies for HIV and treatments for AIDS-related malignancies. He has an extensive background in the use of cytokines, other biologic interventions, bone marrow and stem cell transplants and other novel therapies approaches for HIV. He has also pioneered the use of gene therapy for HIV infection.
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ACADEMIC /PROFESSIONAL TITLES

Specializations
Dr. Ronald Mitsuyasu is an established clinical investigator with over 25 years of experience in HIV clinical trials research and patient care. A graduate of UC Berkeley, he went on to receive an MD degree from the UCLA School of Medicine in 1978. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Rush University in 1981, and a fellowship in Hematology-Oncology at UCLA in 1984. He founded one of the first clinics for Kaposi’s sarcoma and AIDS malignancies at UCLA in 1983. He is the Group Chair of the NCI-funded AIDS Malignancy Consortium (AMC) and is director of the State of California UCLA Collaborative Center for HIV/AIDS Research, which is known as the Network for AIDS Research in Los Angeles. Dr. Mitsuyasu’s research interests include clinical trial investigations of cytokines, immune-based therapies, biologic response modifiers, vaccines and gene therapies for HIV and treatments for AIDS-related malignancies. He has an extensive background in the use of cytokines, other biologic interventions, bone marrow and stem cell transplants and other novel therapies approaches for HIV. He has also pioneered the use of gene therapy for HIV infection.

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