Faculty Profile


Andrzej Jakubowiak
Section of Hematology / Oncology
Professor of Medicine
ajakubowiak@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730
Director, Myeloma Program

Academic Interests

Dr. Jakubowiak is an internationally known expert on multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells in a patient’s bone marrow. He works closely with the Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) to bring the latest treatments to the patient’s bedside as quickly as possible. Dr. Jakubowiak’s primary research focus is in the development of new drugs for the treatment of multiple myeloma. He is currently the lead investigator on a number of multi-site clinical trials for patients who are newly diagnosed, have relapsed, or have refractory (resistant to treatment) disease.
 

Clinical Interests

Multiple myeloma, Lymphoma, and Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
 

Publications

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Training

  • MD, 1977, Medical Academy, Poznan, Poland, Medicine
  • PhD, 1983, Medical Academy, Poznan, Poland, Histology and Embryology
  • Residency, 1984, Medical Academy, Institute of Internal Medicine, Poznan, Poland, Medicine
  • Fellowship, 1992, The University of Texas Medical School, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
  • Residency, 1993, The University of Texas Medical School, Pathology
  • Residency, 1997, The University of Texas, Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2000, Joan and Stanford I. Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2000, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NY, NY, Medical Oncology/Hematology