Amanda Przespolewski, DO

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute

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Areas of Expertise: 
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML)
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML)
Myeloproliferative diseases (MPD)
Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
Hematologic Oncology
Special Interests: 
Further understanding the mechanism of immune evasion in acute leukemia
Developing novel immunotherapeutic strategies for acute leukemia

Biography

Amanda Przespolewski, a Buffalo native, joined the Leukemia service in July 2017. She earned her medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2011. Dr. Przespolewski completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at the University at Buffalo in 2014. In addition, she pursued her fellowship training in Hematology and Oncology at University at Buffalo, which was completed this past June. Amanda’s translational research interests include further understanding the role of MDSCs in MRD+ AML, and developing novel immune-based therapeutic approaches for this disease. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, cycling and traveling.

Background

Education and Training: 
2011 - DO - Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA
Residency: 
2014 - Internal Medicine - University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Fellowship: 
2017 - Hematology and Oncology - University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Board Certification: 
2016 - Internal Medicine
Professional Memberships: 
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Association for Cancer Research
Honors and Awards: 
2017 University at Buffalo Scholarly Exchange Day Research Award
2017 Thomas F. Frawley Residency Research Fellowship
2017 Thomas F. Frawley Residency Research Fellowship
2016 American Society of Hematology Abstract Award ASH Meeting on Hematologic Malignancies
2015-2016 University at Buffalo GME Quality Improvement Award