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Amye Tevaarwerk, MD

ASSOC PROFESSOR (CHS)

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY

WI INSTITUTE MEDICAL RESEARCH
1111 HIGHLAND AVE
MADISON, WI 53705-2275

(608) 262-2837




Biography

Amye Tevaarwerk, MD, is an Associate Professor at the UW-Madison Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology. She has been on faculty in the Department of Medicine since 2008 and has been instrumental in founding and leading the UW Breast Center's Survivorship Program. She currently has an appointment in the Institute of Clinical and Translational Research KL2 Scholar's Program.

Professional Certifications

Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Education: Washington University in St Louis

Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine

Internship/Residency: Barnes Jewish Hospital

Fellowship: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

Clinical focus

Dr Tevaarwerk's clinical expertise is breast cancer, with a focus on cancer survivorship. She sees breast cancer patients in the UW Breast Center in the Breast Cancer Survivorship Program, as well as in the Multi-Disciplinary Clinic. She also sees breast cancer patients in Carbone Cancer Center.

Research

Dr. Tevaarwerk is a member of the UW Phase I and Breast Cancer Disease-Oriented Working groups. She is a member of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group's breast cancer committee, and co-leader of the Breast Cancer Survivorship Sub-committee. She serves as the principle investigator or study chair for a number of Phase I and II studies of novel agents in breast cancer. Her current research interests include studying the impact of cancer diagnosis and treatment on work and employment, as well as developing strategies for mitigating this impact. She also investigates the impact of cancer treatment summaries and survivorship care plans.

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