Dr. Paula M. Fracasso MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Paula Fracasso is a medical oncologist in Charlottesville, Virginia and is affiliated with University of Virginia Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Fracasso accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 6 doctors at University of Virginia Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: Breast Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer

Hospital Affiliation

University of Virginia Medical Center
High performing in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984 - 1987

Tufts Medical Center
Fellowship, Hematology, 1989 - 1991

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Coaching intervention as a strategy for minority recruitment to cancer clinical trials.
Fracasso, P. M.,Goodner, S. A.,Creekmore, A. N.,Morgan, H. P.,Foster, D. M.,Hardmon, A. A.,Engel, S. J.,Springer, B. C.,Mathews, K. J.,Fisher, E. B.,Walker, M. S.

Randomized Multicenter Phase II Trial Comparing Two Schedules of Etirinotecan Pegol (NKTR-102) in Women With Recurrent Platinum-Resistant/Refractory Epithelial Ovarian Cancer.
Vergote, I. B.,Garcia, A.,Micha, J.,Pippitt, C.,Bendell, J.,Spitz, D.,Reed, N.,Dark, G.,Fracasso, P. M.,Ibrahim, E. N.,Armenio, V. A.,Duska, L.,Poole, C.,Gennigens, C.,Dirix, L. Y.,Leung, A. C.,Zhao, C.,Soufi-Mahjoubi, R.,Rustin, G.

A phase II study of UCN-01 in combination with irinotecan in patients with metastatic triple negative breast cancer.
Ma, C. X.,Ellis, M. J.,Petroni, G. R.,Guo, Z.,Cai, S. R.,Ryan, C. E.,Craig Lockhart, A.,Naughton, M. J.,Pluard, T. J.,Brenin, C. M.,Picus, J.,Creekmore, A. N.,Mwandoro, T.,Yarde, E. R.,Reed, J.,Ebbert, M.,Bernard, P. S.,Watson, M.,Doyle, L. A.,Dancey, J.,Piwnica-Worms, H.,Fracasso, P. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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