Breelyn A. Wilky, MD
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Dr. Breelyn A. Wilky, MD is a sarcoma medical oncologist and clinical trialist with research interests in immunotherapy, targeted therapy and precision medicine, and early phase drug development. She has recently joined the University of Colorado School of Medicine as Associate Professor, where she is a member of the Sarcoma and Phase I Programs, expanding the portfolio of investigator-initiated clinical trials, and helping to advance immunotherapy and adoptive cellular therapy for solid tumors. As the Director of Sarcoma Translational Research, her laboratory initiatives will study tumor and immune microenvironment in sarcomas, focusing on angiogenesis as a potential resistance mechanism to checkpoint inhibitors. She is particularly interested in desmoid fibromatosis, and was awarded a DTRF research grant in 2016 to study the association of beta catenin mutation status as a predictor for chemotherapy responses.