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EASTERN CONNECTICUT HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY ASSOCIATES

Anca Bulgaru, MD

Originally from Romania, Dr. Bulgaru attended Carol Davila University School of Medicine, in Bucharest, graduating with honors in Internal Medicine, Neurology, and Oncology. After completing a transitional internship at St. Mary’s Hospital, she started a residency in Radiation Therapy at the Institute of Oncology in Bucharest. After moving to the United States, Dr. Bulgaru completed her residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, University Hospital of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York.

Dr. Bulgaru completed her fellowship training in Hematology/ Oncology at Montefiore Medical Center, University Hospital of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in Bronx, New York, where she was appointed Chief Fellow. While at Montefiore, she was involved in designing and conducting clinical research trials on new and existing medications. 

Dr. Bulgaru is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology. She speaks English and Romanian and is fluent in medical Spanish. Dr. Bulgaru joined ECHO Associates in September 2003.

Dr. Dennis Slater received his undergraduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine in New York. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at New York University, Veterans Administration, and Bellevue Hospital, and his fellowship in Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Clinical Immunology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He also was a Research Fellow in Molecular Biology at the Sloan Kettering Institute in 1984 and 1985.


Education

Medical School: Carol Davila University, School of Medicine, Bucharest

Residency: Radiation Therapy residency at the Institute of Oncology, Bucharest

Residency: Internal Medicine residency at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, University Hospital of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeon, New York, NY

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center, University Hospital of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Board Certification

Internal Medicine

Hematology

Medical Oncology

Affiliations

Clinical Area(s) of Expertise

Genetic counseling and testing

Breast cancer