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Cynthia Martel, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Medicine
NOR 3451 Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles
+1 626 568 1622

Overview

Dr. Martel joined the distinguished cancer physicians, researchers and educators who practice at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital in July 2011. Her clinical interests include hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine. Dr. Martel's research interests include treatment of breast and GU cancers. She is currently practicing at Keck Medicine of USC- Pasadena.

Dr. Martel earned her medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC. She then went on to complete her PhD in Physiology, followed by a Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at UC Davis Medical Center, where she served as chief fellow.

Awards

Phi Kappa Phi: Member, 1989

California State University, Los Angeles: Dean's Scholar for Academic Excellence, 1991-1992

Golden Key National Honor Society: Member, 1989

Alpha Therapeutics Scholarship

John Spielman Freshman Chemistry Award

American College of Physicians: Fellowship, 2010

Alpha Omega Alpha: Member, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship

Phi Kappa Phi: Member, 1997

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Alumni Association: Undergraduate Certificate of Honor for Biochemistry, 1990

Jeanette Wilkins, MD Memorial Award

E.R. Squibb Award

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Member, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Merit Award, 2002

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Award for Academic Excellence and Achievement, 1992

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award or honor for

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: award or honor for, 1990

American College of Physicians: award or honor for, 2010

California State University, Los Angeles: award or honor for, 1991-1992

award or honor for

Phi Kappa Phi: award or honor for, 1989

Golden Key National Honor Society: award or honor for, 1989

Alumni Association: award or honor for, 1990

Phi Kappa Phi: award or honor for, 1997

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award or honor for

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: award or honor for, 1992

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Phi Kappa Phi: full name, 1989

American Society of Clinical Oncology: full name, 2002

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American Society of Clinical Pathologists: full name, 1992

Alumni Association: full name, 1990

California State University, Los Angeles: full name, 1991-1992

Alpha Omega Alpha: full name, 1996

full name

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: full name, 1990

American College of Physicians: full name, 2010

Phi Kappa Phi: full name, 1997

Golden Key National Honor Society: full name, 1989

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: person in primary position, 1990

Golden Key National Honor Society: person in primary position, 1989

person in primary position

American College of Physicians: person in primary position, 2010

person in primary position

person in primary position

American Society of Clinical Oncology: person in primary position, 2002

Alpha Omega Alpha: person in primary position, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi: person in primary position, 1989

Alumni Association: person in primary position, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: person in primary position, 1992

California State University, Los Angeles: person in primary position, 1991-1992

Phi Kappa Phi: person in primary position, 1997

person in primary position

California State University, Los Angeles: last name, 1991-1992

American College of Physicians: last name, 2010

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: last name, 1992

Phi Kappa Phi: last name, 1997

Phi Kappa Phi: last name, 1989

Alumni Association: last name, 1990

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Alpha Omega Alpha: last name, 1996

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Golden Key National Honor Society: last name, 1989

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: last name, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: last name, 2002

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Alpha Omega Alpha: HR job title, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi: HR job title, 1989

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American Society of Clinical Pathologists: HR job title, 1992

California State University, Los Angeles: HR job title, 1991-1992

American College of Physicians: HR job title, 2010

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: HR job title, 1990

Golden Key National Honor Society: HR job title, 1989

American Society of Clinical Oncology: HR job title, 2002

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Alumni Association: HR job title, 1990

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Phi Kappa Phi: HR job title, 1997

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Golden Key National Honor Society: position in department, 1989

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California State University, Los Angeles: position in department, 1991-1992

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: position in department, 1990

position in department

Alumni Association: position in department, 1990

American College of Physicians: position in department, 2010

position in department

Alpha Omega Alpha: position in department, 1996

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: position in department, 1992

American Society of Clinical Oncology: position in department, 2002

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Phi Kappa Phi: position in department, 1997

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American College of Physicians: sort order, 2010

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Alumni Association: sort order, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: sort order, 1992

California State University, Los Angeles: sort order, 1991-1992

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: sort order, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: sort order, 2002

Phi Kappa Phi: sort order, 1989

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Phi Kappa Phi: sort order, 1997

Alpha Omega Alpha: sort order, 1996

Assistant Professor

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Assistant Professor, 1992

Assistant Professor

Phi Kappa Phi: Assistant Professor, 1997

Assistant Professor

Alumni Association: Assistant Professor, 1990

California State University, Los Angeles: Assistant Professor, 1991-1992

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Assistant Professor, 1990

Alpha Omega Alpha: Assistant Professor, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi: Assistant Professor, 1989

Assistant Professor

Golden Key National Honor Society: Assistant Professor, 1989

American College of Physicians: Assistant Professor, 2010

Assistant Professor

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Assistant Professor, 2002

Alpha Omega Alpha: email address, 1996

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: email address, 1990

Golden Key National Honor Society: email address, 1989

California State University, Los Angeles: email address, 1991-1992

Phi Kappa Phi: email address, 1997

email address

Phi Kappa Phi: email address, 1989

Alumni Association: email address, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: email address, 2002

American College of Physicians: email address, 2010

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: email address, 1992

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: start date, 1990

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California State University, Los Angeles: start date, 1991-1992

Alpha Omega Alpha: start date, 1996

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Golden Key National Honor Society: start date, 1989

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Phi Kappa Phi: start date, 1989

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: start date, 1992

American College of Physicians: start date, 2010

Phi Kappa Phi: start date, 1997

American Society of Clinical Oncology: start date, 2002

Alumni Association: start date, 1990

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Alpha Omega Alpha: type, 1996

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: type, 1990

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Golden Key National Honor Society: type, 1989

California State University, Los Angeles: type, 1991-1992

Phi Kappa Phi: type, 1997

American Society of Clinical Oncology: type, 2002

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: type, 1992

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American College of Physicians: type, 2010

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California State University, Los Angeles: end date, 1991-1992

Phi Kappa Phi: workplace homepage, 1997

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Alumni Association: workplace homepage, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: workplace homepage, 1992

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Golden Key National Honor Society: workplace homepage, 1989

American College of Physicians: workplace homepage, 2010

Phi Kappa Phi: workplace homepage, 1989

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California State University, Los Angeles: workplace homepage, 1991-1992

workplace homepage

American Society of Clinical Oncology: workplace homepage, 2002

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: workplace homepage, 1990

Alpha Omega Alpha: workplace homepage, 1996

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American Society of Clinical Pathologists: label, 1992

California State University, Los Angeles: label, 1991-1992

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: label, 1990

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American Society of Clinical Oncology: label, 2002

Golden Key National Honor Society: label, 1989

Phi Kappa Phi: label, 1989

Alpha Omega Alpha: label, 1996

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Alumni Association: label, 1990

Phi Kappa Phi: label, 1997

American College of Physicians: label, 2010

American Society of Clinical Oncology: award conferred by, 2002

Faculty Rank

California State University, Los Angeles: award conferred by, 1991-1992

American College of Physicians: award conferred by, 2010

Alumni Association: award conferred by, 1990

Faculty Rank

Faculty Rank

Phi Kappa Phi: award conferred by, 1989

Golden Key National Honor Society: award conferred by, 1989

Phi Kappa Phi: award conferred by, 1997

Faculty Rank

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: award conferred by, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: award conferred by, 1992

Alpha Omega Alpha: award conferred by, 1996

Faculty Rank

California State University, Los Angeles: Faculty Rank, 1991-1992

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Faculty Rank, 1992

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Faculty Rank, 1990

Alumni Association: Faculty Rank, 1990

Golden Key National Honor Society: Faculty Rank, 1989

Alpha Omega Alpha: Faculty Rank, 1996

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Faculty Rank, 2002

American College of Physicians: Faculty Rank, 2010

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: is primary position, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: is primary position, 2002

is primary position

is primary position

American College of Physicians: is primary position, 2010

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: is primary position, 1992

California State University, Los Angeles: is primary position, 1991-1992

Phi Kappa Phi: is primary position, 1989

Golden Key National Honor Society: is primary position, 1989

Alpha Omega Alpha: is primary position, 1996

is primary position

Alumni Association: is primary position, 1990

is primary position

Phi Kappa Phi: is primary position, 1997

is primary position

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Alumni Association: preferred title, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: preferred title, 2002

California State University, Los Angeles: preferred title, 1991-1992

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preferred title

Golden Key National Honor Society: preferred title, 1989

preferred title

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: preferred title, 1990

Alpha Omega Alpha: preferred title, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi: preferred title, 1997

American College of Physicians: preferred title, 2010

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Alumni Association: Agent, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Agent, 1992

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Phi Kappa Phi: Agent, 1997

Golden Key National Honor Society: Agent, 1989

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Agent, 2002

Agent

Alpha Omega Alpha: Agent, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi: Agent, 1989

American College of Physicians: Agent, 2010

California State University, Los Angeles: Agent, 1991-1992

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Phi Kappa Phi: Faculty Rank, 1997

Phi Kappa Phi: Faculty Rank, 1989

American College of Physicians: first name, 2010

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: first name, 1990

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Phi Kappa Phi: first name, 1989

California State University, Los Angeles: first name, 1991-1992

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Golden Key National Honor Society: first name, 1989

Alpha Omega Alpha: first name, 1996

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first name

Phi Kappa Phi: first name, 1997

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American Society of Clinical Pathologists: first name, 1992

American Society of Clinical Oncology: first name, 2002

Alumni Association: first name, 1990

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1992

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1990

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Golden Key National Honor Society: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1989

Alumni Association: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1990

California State University, Los Angeles: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1991-1992

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Phi Kappa Phi: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1989

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Phi Kappa Phi: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1997

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 2002

American College of Physicians: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 2010

Alpha Omega Alpha: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, 1996

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

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Alpha Omega Alpha: Person ID, 1996

Alumni Association: Person ID, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Person ID, 1992

California State University, Los Angeles: Person ID, 1991-1992

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Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Person ID, 1990

Golden Key National Honor Society: Person ID, 1989

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Person ID, 2002

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Phi Kappa Phi: Person ID, 1989

American College of Physicians: Person ID, 2010

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Golden Key National Honor Society: Organization, 1989

California State University, Los Angeles: Organization, 1991-1992

Organization

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Organization, 2002

Alpha Omega Alpha: Organization, 1996

Organization

Phi Kappa Phi: Organization, 1989

American College of Physicians: Organization, 2010

Organization

Alumni Association: Organization, 1990

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Organization, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Organization, 1992

Organization

Phi Kappa Phi: Organization, 1997

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: has faculty rank, 1990

has faculty rank

Golden Key National Honor Society: has faculty rank, 1989

Phi Kappa Phi: has faculty rank, 1997

has faculty rank

American College of Physicians: has faculty rank, 2010

has faculty rank

California State University, Los Angeles: has faculty rank, 1991-1992

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: has faculty rank, 1992

has faculty rank

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Medicine, 1992

Medicine

Medicine

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Medicine, 1990

Phi Kappa Phi: Medicine, 1989

American College of Physicians: Medicine, 2010

Medicine

Golden Key National Honor Society: Medicine, 1989

Alpha Omega Alpha: Medicine, 1996

Medicine

Phi Kappa Phi: Medicine, 1997

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Medicine, 2002

Alumni Association: Medicine, 1990

Keck School of Medicine of USC

California State University, Los Angeles: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1991-1992

Alpha Omega Alpha: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1996

Golden Key National Honor Society: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1989

Keck School of Medicine of USC

Alumni Association: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1990

Keck School of Medicine of USC

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1990

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC

American College of Physicians: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2010

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1992

Phi Kappa Phi: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1989

Keck School of Medicine of USC

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Agent, 1990

American Society of Clinical Pathologists: Position, 1992

Position

Phi Kappa Phi: Position, 1989

Position

Position

American College of Physicians: Position, 2010

Phi Lambda Upsilon Honorary Chemical Society: Position, 1990

Golden Key National Honor Society: Position, 1989

Alpha Omega Alpha: Position, 1996

Phi Kappa Phi: Position, 1997

California State University, Los Angeles: Position, 1991-1992

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Position, 2002

Phi Kappa Phi: position in department, 1989

Alumni Association: has faculty rank, 1990

Phi Kappa Phi: has faculty rank, 1989

American Society of Clinical Oncology: has faculty rank, 2002

has faculty rank

Alpha Omega Alpha: has faculty rank, 1996

Golden Key National Honor Society: sort order, 1989

California State University, Los Angeles: Medicine, 1991-1992

Medicine

Publications

Isoform-specific effects of apolipoproteins E2, E3, and E4 on cerebral capillary sequestration and blood-brain barrier transport of circulating Alzheimer's amyloid beta. J Neurochem. 1997 Nov; 69(5):1995-2004. View in: PubMed

Blood-brain barrier uptake of the 40 and 42 amino acid sequences of circulating Alzheimer's amyloid beta in guinea pigs. Neurosci Lett. 1996 Mar 15; 206(2-3):157-60. View in: PubMed

Transport of dopamine at the blood-brain barrier of the guinea pig: inhibition by psychotropic drugs and nicotine. Pharm Res. 1996 Feb; 13(2):290-5. View in: PubMed

Brain uptake of circulating apolipoproteins J and E complexed to Alzheimer's amyloid beta. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1994 Dec 15; 205(2):1431-7. View in: PubMed

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