Rebecca Aft, MD, PhD

Rebecca Aft, MD, PhD


Primary Academic Title

Professor of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Breast disease, breast cancer, oncology, general surgery

Research Interest

Glucose transporters in breast cancer; breast cancer and PET scanning.


  • 1983: PhD, oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • 1992: MD, Washington University, St. Louis


  • 1978 - 1983: Predoctoral fellow, oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • 1984 - 1987: Postdoctoral fellow, cell biology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
  • 1992 - 1995: Resident, surgery, Washington University, St. Louis
  • 1995 - 1996: Senior registrar, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
  • 1996 - 1997: Chief resident, surgery, Washington University

Board Certification

  • 1998: American College of Surgeons, General Surgery

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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