During his career as a medical oncologist / hematologist, Dr. Modiano has developed a special interest in breast, lung, and gastrointestinal malignancies, and clinical trials.
Dr. Modiano was the Director of the Gastro-Intestinal Oncology Program, as well as the minority cancer control program at the University of Arizona.
He has served as:
Director of Research (with a previous practice)
Past Chief of the Division of Hematology and Oncology and Past President of Medical Staff at Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital
President of Arizona Clinical Oncology Society
Dr. Modiano currently serves as Medical Director of Arizona Clinical Research Center.
In 2006, Governor Napolitano appointed Dr. Modiano a commissioner to the Arizona Biomedical Research Commission. He has received numerous research and community service awards, including the Surgeon General Certificate of Merit.
Dr. Modiano has published many peer-reviewed articles. He has also been a presenter at multiple national and international meetings.