science is motivated by the need to provide effective treatments
to the right patients at the right doses for a specific disease
indication). The term is used mostly in the health sciences and refers to
real-time translation of bench science, conducted
in a lab, to bedside clinical practice or dissemination
population-based community interventions.
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Academic Breast Cancer
Elisavet Paplomata, M.D.
University, Atlanta, GA
Dr. Elisavet Paplomata is an Assistant Professor in the Department of
Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Emory University School of
received her medical degree from the Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine,
University of Istanbul, in Turkey. She trained in Obstetrics and
Gynecology from 2005 to 2008 at the General Hospital of Serres in Greece,
where she gained experience in cancer screening and the surgical
management of benign and malignant gynecologic conditions. She then
completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Texas Health Presbyterian
of Dallas in Texas. She completed her fellowship in Hematology and
Medical Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine while holding the
position of Chief Fellow in her last year.
As a medical oncologist at the Glenn Family Breast Center at Winship
Cancer Institute, she specializes in breast and gynecologic
malignancies. Dr. Paplomata's research focus is in mechanisms of
resistance in breast cancer. She has participated in basic science
research and translational research on mechanisms of resistance to
HER2-directed therapies and chemotherapy.
the Recent OncLive.com Publication
She is currently an investigator or co-investigator in trials taking
place at Emory. Dr. Paplomata is a member of the American Society
of Clinical Oncology.
About Winship Cancer
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National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center that brings together a
full range of hospitals, clinics and local practices, Emory Healthcare is
committed to providing patients and families with better, more
collaborative care for all of their medical needs. The Emory Healthcare
Network encompasses teams of providers at our locations across Georgia,
including Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital Midtown,
Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital, Emory Rehabilitation
Hospital and the Wesley Woods Center; Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital and
Emory Johns Creek Hospital; Emory Clinic; and the Emory Healthcare
Network physicians, ranging from primary to specialty care providers.
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