Sara Hurvitz, MD, is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology-Oncology at UCLA who specializes in the treatment of breast cancer. She earned her medical degree from the University of Southern California and completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at UCLA. She was Chief Resident of Internal Medicine and then went on to complete her fellowship training in hematology and oncology at UCLA.
Dr. Hurvitz has received numerous honors, including in 2007 a Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Clinical Oncology as well as the Marni Levine Breast Cancer Research Award in 2008-2011 and the Andrea Dembrowsky Breast Cancer Research Award in 2009-2010. She is currently the Director of the Breast Oncology Program for the Division of Hematology/Oncology and Medical Director of the Clinical Research Unit for the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. She is lead PI on over 20 breast cancer clinical trials and has presented the results of her breast cancer research at multiple national and international symposiums.