Physician Detail

Sope Olugbile, MD


Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Medical Oncology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Physician Quicklink

https://backushospital.org/SopeOlugbile

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/cancer

Phone

860.249.6291

Call for Appointment

Gender
Male

Languages
English
Yoruba


Office Locations



Bio

Dr. Sope Olugbile is a medical oncologist seeing patients in the Hartford and East regions.

Dr. Olugbile earned his medical degree from the College of Medicine University of Lagos, Nigeria. He went on to do post-doctoral research at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland where he led the discovery and pre-clinical development of three malaria vaccine candidates, work he took to a post-doctoral research fellowship at Seattle Biomed. He also completed a post-doctoral research fellowship focused on acquired resistance to trastuzumab and genetic profile of breast cancer in women of African descent at the University of Chicago before coming to Connecticut for an internal medicine residency through Yale New Haven Hospital. Most recently, she completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Chicago.

Board-certified in internal medicine and medical oncology, he is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer and American Medical Association. His clinical focus is on solid tumors, immune-oncology and developmental drug research.


Education

Medical School

  • University of Lagos, College of Medicine MD

Residency

  • Yale New Haven Hospital

Fellowship

  • University of Chicago

Professional Organizations

American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
American Medical Association, Member
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, Member


Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.


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