Vivek Arora, MD, PhD

Vivek Arora, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Section of Molecular Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancers

Research Interest

My laboratory uses a variety of approaches to discover the molecular events that drive prostate and bladder cancer genesis and progression. A key goal is to identify therapeutic strategies that exploit vulnerabilities created by these molecular alterations.


  • 2004: PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
  • 2004: MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


  • 2004 - 2005: Intern, internal medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
  • 2005 - 2006: Resident, internal medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • 2007 - 2011: Fellow, medical oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
  • 2008 - 2014: Research fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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Contact Information

  • South St. Louis County

    5225 Midamerica Plaza
    St. Louis, MO 63129

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