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John Glaspy, MD


John Glaspy, MD

UCLA Physician John Glaspy, MD specializes in Hematology & Oncology.
Hematology & Oncology
Language Spoken
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
(310) 794-4955 Westwood
(818) 271-2500 Porter Ranch
Voted Best Doctor
Voted Super Doctor

Westwood Office
100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 550
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Porter Ranch Office
19950 Rinaldi St, Suite 310
Porter Ranch, CA 91326

Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1982
Hematology and Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1982 - 1983
Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 1980 - 1982
Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 1979 - 1980
Medical Degree
MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 1979
Breast, Gastrointestinal, General Hematology, General Oncology, Lymphoma, Melanoma, Sarcoma, Stem Cell Transplant
Additional Information

John Glaspy, MD, MPH, is professor of medicine at the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine. Dr. Glaspy holds the Estelle, Abe, and Marjorie Sanders Endowed Chair in Cancer Research. He is director of the JCCC Clinical Research Unit and director of the JCCC Women’s Cancer Research Program.

Dr. Glaspy is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Southwest Oncology Group, American Federation for Clinical Research, International Society of Interferon Research, and American Society of Nuclear Medicine, among others. He is also a fellow of the American College of Physicians. During the course of his career, Dr. Glaspy has authored more than 270 articles, abstracts, and book chapters. He has received numerous awards and honors, including being named one of the "Best Doctors in America."

Currently, Dr. Glaspy is involved in basic research in tumor immunology and the effects of fatty acids on carcinogenesis. His clinical interests also include chemotherapy-induced anemia, the role of hematopoietic growth factors in cancer management, and new approaches to the treatment of breast cancer and malignant melanoma. Dr. Glaspy received his MD from the UCLA School of Medicine and his MPH in health services administration from the UCLA School of Public Health. He completed his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in hematology and oncology at the UCLA School of Medicine.

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