ABOUT THE EXPERT

Daniel O. Persky,

MD

Professor of Medicine
Associate Director of Clinical Investigations
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Arizona Cancer Center
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tucson, AZ

Daniel O. Persky, MDserves as a professor of medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson. He is also currently the associate director of clinical investigations at the University of Arizona Cancer Center. He specializes in hematology/oncology, particularly in lymphoid malignancies.

Dr Persky received his bachelor’s degree from Harvard University in Boston, MA, and his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, NY. He completed his internship and residency at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, MN, and then returned to NY to complete a 3-year fellowship in medical oncology and hematology at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Dr Persky is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, with a subspecialty in medical oncology.

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