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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Mark Albertini is an associate professor (with tenure) of medicine at the University of Wisconsin (UW). Dr. Albertini is a nationally known melanoma researcher who has led treatment efforts for patients with metastatic melanoma at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center since he joined the faculty in 1993. Dr. Albertini established the UW Carbone Cancer Center Comprehensive Melanoma Clinic in September 1994 and is the leader of the UW Carbone Cancer Center Melanoma Disease-Oriented working group. Dr. Albertini has been awarded the Professionalism Award by the UW Department of Medicine Housestaff and has been selected for listing by the Best Doctors in America organization. Dr. Albertini has also served as Chief of Oncology at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital since January 2003.


Medical Oncology

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UW Carbone Cancer Center
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology
Fellowship UW Comprehensive Cancer Center
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, 1984


Best Doctors® in America 2015

Newsweek's Top Cancer Doctors 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors in America® 2013

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The overall goal of Dr. Mark Albertini's research program is to provide an understanding of the immunobiology of human malignant melanoma as a means to develop effective treatment and monitoring strategies for patients with this disease. This goal is pursued with clinical and laboratory studies involving melanoma patients and with preclinical model systems to direct subsequent clinical studies. Dr. Albertini has been a mentor for clinical trainees with an interest in the care of melanoma patients, and Dr. Albertini has provided focused melanoma translational laboratory training to predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees in his research laboratory. Dr. Albertini has been a member of the Melanoma Committee in the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group since 1994.

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