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Lauren Pinter-Brown, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Lauren Pinter-Brown, M.D., F.A.C.P.


Cancer/Medical Oncology

General Information:

English, Spanish


Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology
Director, UCLA Lymphoma Program
Member, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area


Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, LAC+USC Medical Center, 1983 - 1986
Internal Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 1981 - 1983
Internal Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 1980 - 1981
Medical Degree:
M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, 1980


Board Certification(s):
Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983

Contact Information:

(310) 829-5471

Practice Information:

Clinical Interest(s):
Waldenstrom's Disease
Bone Marrow Transplantation
General Hematology
Hodgkin Lymphoma
Follicular Lymphoma
Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma
Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Hairy Cell Leukemia
Mycosis Fungoides

Scientific Interest(s):

Dr. Pinter-Brown is interested in optimizing treatment for patients diagnosed with lymphomas and is the principal investigator for clinical research protocols for patients with Hodgkin's disease, B-cell lymphomas, CD30+ Anaplastic large-cell lymphoma and T-cell lymphomas.

Selected Cancer-Related Publications:

Hu JC, Sadeghi P, Pinter-Brown LC, Yashar S, Chiu MW. Cutaneous side effects of epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitors: clinical presentation, pathogenesis, and management. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2007; 56(2): 317-26.

Ghori F, Polder KD, Pinter-Brown LC, Hoff AO, Gagel RF, Sherman SI, Duvic M. Thyrotoxicosis after denileukin diftitox therapy in patients with mycosis fungoides. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2006; 91(6): 2205-8.

Emmanouilides C, Colovos C, Pinter-Brown L, Hernandez L, Schiller G, Territo M, Rosen P. Pilot study of fixed-infusion rate gemcitabine with Cisplatin and dexamethasone in patients with relapsed or refractory lymphoma. Clin Lymphoma. 2004; 5(1): 45-9.

Roberts AA, Amano M, Felten C, Galvan M, Sulur G, Pinter-Brown L, Dobbeling U, Burg G, Said J, Baum LG. Galectin-1-mediated apoptosis in mycosis fungoides: the roles of CD7 and cell surface glycosylation. Mod Pathol. 2003; 16(6): 543-51.