Education

Fellowship
Hematology/Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1984
Residency
Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1981
Internship
Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1979
Degree
MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 1978

Medical Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981

State License

G44685
  • About Me

    About Me

    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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  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981

    Education

    Fellowship
    Hematology/Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1984
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1981
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1979
    Degree
    MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 1978
  • Clinical Interests
    • AIDS
    • Hematologic Malignancies
    • HIV
    • Lymphoma
    • Sarcoma
    • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Dr. MitsuyasuÆs 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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