University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Vincent Ma, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)


MADISON, WI 53792-0001

(608) 265-1700


  • University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada – MD
  • University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan – Internal Medicine Residency
  • University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan – Hematology and Oncology Fellowship

Professional Activities

Dr. Vincent Ma is a faculty member in the Division of Hematology, Medical Oncology and Palliative Care within the Department of Medicine. Dr. Ma is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC), the Society of Melanoma Research and the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group. He is a recipient of the 2021 ASCO Conquer Cancer Merit Award, the 2021 Excellence in Clinical Research Award at Michigan Medicine Rogel Cancer Center and a 2022 40 Under 40 in Cancer Award. He is also the Mednet Associate Editor for Medical Oncology–Melanoma/Skin Cancer and is co-chair of the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium Melanoma/Cutaneous Oncology Clinical Trial Working Group.

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Ma’s primary clinical interests are the diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance of melanoma and other advanced stage cutaneous malignancies, including Merkel cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. He also has interests in the management of immune-related adverse events from immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy.

Research Interests

View Dr. Vincent Ma's publications on NCBI MyBibliography

Dr. Ma’s research focus is on optimizing therapeutic strategies in melanoma and other advanced cutaneous malignancies with an emphasis in early phase clinical trial investigation involving immunotherapy and molecular targeted agents. He has clinical trial experience, serving as principal and sub-investigator on several industry sponsored studies. He is an active member of the UW Carbone Cancer Phase 1 group and Melanoma Disease Oriented Team group.