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Angela Pennisi, MD

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Angela Pennisi, MD


Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine

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About Angela Pennisi, MD

Dr. Angela Pennisi is a specialty care physician board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology. She has a special interest in the management of all types and stages of breast cancer.

Dr. Pennisi is passionate about connecting with her patients for personalized care and providing comprehensive oncology care from diagnosis to survivorship, while advancing breast cancer research.

She received her medical degree from the University of Catania School of Medicine and Surgery in Catania, Italy. She continued her fellowship training in hematology and received a PhD in experimental hematology from the same university. After completing her hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Dr. Pennisi served at the same institution as assistant professor of medicine with a clinical focus in breast cancer. She has been an investigator in several translational studies and clinical trials to improve therapeutic approaches in the treatment of patients with breast cancer. She joined Inova Medical Group with more than 10 years of clinical experience.

A native of Italy, Dr. Pennisi currently resides in Northern Virginia with her husband and two children. In her spare time she likes to spend time with her family, exercise and travel.


  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology

Research and Publications

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Medical Education

Universita Degli Studi Dell’Insubria 2002


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Training Specialty: Internal Medicine
7/1/2010 - 06/30/2013


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Training Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
7/1/2013 - 06/30/2016
Universita Degli Studi Dell’Insubria
Training Specialty: Hematology
10/1/2002 - 07/31/2006

Board Certification

Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine

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