Dr. Mayer Fishman is a genitourinary oncologist and a member of the immunotherapy and experimental therapeutics programs at Moffitt Cancer Center. He is also an associate professor on oncology and internal medicine at the University of South Florida College of Medicine.
Dr. Fishman is a principal investigator on numerous clinical trials for genitourinary cancer and has a special interest in vaccine therapy. He is widely published in physician peer-reviewed journals, including the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Practice Guidelines in Oncology for kidney cancer and testicular. He is also a former member of the NCCN kidney testis cancer committee.
After medical school at the University of Maryland, where he also received a Ph.D. in biochemistry, Dr. Fishman served a residency in internal medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He completed a three-year fellowship in medical oncology and hematology at Moffitt Cancer Center.
Dr. Fishman is a member of numerous committees at Moffitt Cancer Center, including the clinical protocol monitoring committee and the fellowship applicant interview and selection committee, which he chaired in 2006. He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology.