Levi Downs, Jr., M.D.

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Academic Title

Associate Professor

Clinical Title

Gynecologic Oncologist

Specializations

  • Women`s Health
  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Oncology

Practices

  • Gynecologic Cancer Center

Education

Medical School
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Residency
University of Pittsburgh (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Fellowship
University of Minnesota (Gynecologic Oncology)

Contact Info

Email
downs008@umn.edu

Phone
612-626-6499
612-626-3111

Office Address
Nursing Administration Office
MMC 603 Mayo
8603A
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address

Dept. of OB/GYN & Women’s Health
MMC 395 Mayo
8395C (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Bio Statement

Dr. Downs is the Chief Medical Officer of University of Minnesota Physicians and University of Minnesota Medical Center. Additionally, Dr. Downs is the Clinical Care Co-Director of the Deborah. E. Powell Center for Women's Health, A Nationally Designated Center of Excellence and is the Program Co-leader of the Women's Cancer Research Program. Dr. Downs is a board certified gynecologic oncologist.

Dr. Downs received his medical degree in 1994 from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed an obstetrics and gynecology internship and residency at the Magee-Women’s Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He completed a gynecologic oncology fellowship at the University of Minnesota.

Research Interests

Dr. Downs’ research interests include HPV induced carcinogenesis, molecular therapeutics for cervical cancer and gynecologic oncology clinical trials.

Thank you to Turner Biosystems Luminometer Grants Program for their generous donation of a luminometer.

Publications

PubMed.gov

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