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Alexandra Levine, M.D., M.A.C.P.

  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Dr. Norman & Melinda Payson Professor in Medicine
  • Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Alexandra Levine, M.D., M.A.C.P.

Clinical Specialties
  • Hematology/Oncology
Research Focus
  • AIDS-Related Malignancies
  • Hematologic Malignancies
“I love it here. I love it because of what we believe in... I feel so grateful to be here.”
 
Alexandra Levine, M.D., our Chief Medical Officer, oversees all clinical and hospital care programs, including quality of service, patient safety, clinical research, clinical information management and professional education. 
 
 
Dr. Levine is an acclaimed expert in lymphoma, Hodgkin disease and AIDS-related malignancies. She has published over 325 articles in peer-reviewed literature and was consistently funded as a principle investigator by the National Institutes of Health from 1982 to 2012. She worked with Dr. Jonas Salk for eight years on testing and developing an AIDS vaccine. In 1995, President Clinton appointed her to the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS, and she has also served on the National Cancer Institute's Board of Scientific Counselors from 1996 to 1999 and from 2010 to 2015. Internationally, she has consulted for the health departments of Chile, Russia, India and China.
 
Dr. Levine is an advocate for humanism in medicine who works tirelessly to perpetuate the City of Hope message of comprehensive, compassionate care.
  • 2007 to present - Chief Medical Officer, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2007 to present - Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2007 to present - Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Emeritus, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2000 to 2006 - Distinguished Professor of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1991 to 2006 - Chief, Division of Hematology,USC School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1985 to 1990 - Executive Associate Dean, USC School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1983 to 2006 - Medical Director, USC/Norris Cancer Hospital, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1983 to 1997 - Deputy Clinical Director, USC/Norris Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA
  • Lymphoma
  • Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Locations

Duarte

1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA, 91010

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Phone :  626-256-4673

Degrees

  • 1971 - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, M.D.
  • 1966 - University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, B.A.

Fellowship

  • 1976 to 1977 - Hematology Fellow, University of Southern California School of Medicine
  • 1974 to 1975 - Hematology-Oncology Fellow, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Residency

  • 1972 to 1974 - LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Internship

  • 1971 to 1972 - LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Information listed here is obtained from Pubmed, a public database; City of Hope is not responsible for its accuracy.

  • 2015 - Hospital Physician Leadership Award, Los Angeles County Medical Association
  • 2009 - Elected to Master of the American College of Physicians
  • 1980, 1985, 1996, 2000, 2005, 2007 - Outstanding Clinical Professor Award, University of Southern California School of Medicine
  • 1994 - Presidential Medallion at University of Southern California
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