Pooja Motwani, M.D., Joins UAMS Division of Hematology/Oncology

By Nate Hinkel

A graduate of Grant Medical College in India, Motwani completed her residency in internal medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York.

She served as a supportive care attending physician in the UAMS Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy from 2007-2010, which was followed by a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Tufts University School of Medicine’s Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Mass.

Her clinical and research training includes work in benign and malignant blood disorders and solid tumors.

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