Dr. Paplomata is a medical oncologist who specializes in women’s health and in cancers that mainly
affect women, including breast, ovarian, cervical, uterine, and vulvar cancers.
After receiving her MD from the Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine at the University of Istanbul,
completing her Internal Medicine training at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, and her
Fellowship in Hematology-Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine, Dr. Elisavet Paplomata
joined the faculty of the Division of Hematology, Medical Oncology and Palliative Care within the
Department of Medicine of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr.
Paplomata has been a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology since 2010. She has served
in multiple national and institutional committees, including the Diversity in Oncology Committee of the Conquer Cancer Foundation, and the Breast cancer Committee and the Local Recurrence Subcommittee
of NRG oncology. She has been involved in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows, and has been acting as a reviewer for several medical journals.
Dr. Paplomata’s research focuses primarily on the development and testing of novel treatments for
breast cancer and gynecologic malignancies. She has served as a primary investigator and co-
investigator in multiple institutional or international studies, and her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals.