Elizabeth M. Gaughan

Elizabeth M. Gaughan, MD

Division:
Hematology/Oncology
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.924.9333
Primary Location:
Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center

1240 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.244.7526
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine; Hematology; Oncology
Research Interests:

Melanoma, Head and Neck Cancer, Genitourinary malignancies, Drug development, Cancer Immunotherapy

Clinical Practice:
Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Laryngeal (Voice Box) Cancer, Melanoma, Prostate Cancer, Skin Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Throat (Oropharyngeal) Cancer, Tongue Cancer, Brachytherapy, Immunotherapy (Biological Therapy), Nasal and Sinus Cancer, Oral Cancer, Salivary Gland Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Hypopharyngeal Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer
Appointment:

Section Head Community Oncology

About
Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Dr. Gaughan received her MD degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. She completed her medical residency and hematology/medical oncology fellowship at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, part of Harvard Medical School. She joined the University of Virginia in 2012 with a clinical focus on caring for patients with melanoma, head and neck cancer and genitourinary malignancies. She is an active participant in the clinical trial process at the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center and is interested in the education and training of residents and fellows. Dr. Gaughan is a member of several national and local medical societies.

Awards
  • 2018 Dean's Award for Clinical Excellence
Education
Primary:
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency:
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Internal Medicine)
Fellowships:
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Hematology/Oncology)
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For adult clinic appointments or those in the hospital with COVID-19:

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  • No visitors at the bedside of COVID-19 cases
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions 

In Hospital, ED, & Procedures: 1 Visitor

For adults in the hospital, emergency department, or having medical procedures:

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  • Two visitors can be designated
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions

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