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Locations and Physicians

Catherine Azar, MD

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Specialties

Medical Oncology & Hematology

Locations

Green Valley
1315 S. La CaƱada Drive
Green Valley, AZ 85622
Phone: (520) 625-6600
Fax: (520) 625-8467

Tucson - River Road
2450 E. River Road, Suite 125
Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: (520) 529-2031
Fax: (520) 299-1120

Catherine Azar, MD

College

Bachelor of Science/Biochemistry - Princeton University

Medical School

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Internship

Jacobi Hospital

Residency

Jacobi Hospital

Fellowship

Medical Oncology - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA & Montefieore Medical Center; Bronx, NY

Board Certification

Dr. Azar is board certified in internal medicine and oncology.

Biography

Catherine Azar, MD has been practicing general oncology for over 25 years. Most recently she served as Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona. She has also served as she was a principal investigator at the Colorado Cancer Research Program, co-regional division chief of the Colorado Permanente Medical Group and medical director of the Denver Hospice West Team in Denver, Colorado.

She has co-authored multiple papers on the topics of leukemia, colon cancer, and breast cancer which have been published in multiple journals including The Journal of Clinical Oncology. The majority of these articles stem from her work in clinical trials.

Dr. Azar has won many awards; most recently was the Robert Fr. Berris, MD Award for Outstanding Commitment to Community Cancer Research, Colorado Cancer Research Program.

Languages

English