Rochester, Minnesota Clinical Profile


My major focus of research is in symptom management, palliative care and end-of-life care.

I also conduct clinical research in breast cancer and brain tumors; and serve as Mayo Clinic:

  • Division of Medical Oncology education chair
  • Program director for Medical Oncology Fellowship
  • Hopice medical director

Recent Publications

See my publications

Professional Details

Primary Appointment

  1. Oncology

Academic Rank

  1. Associate Professor of Oncology


  1. Fellow - Oncology The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  2. Resident - Internal Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
  3. MD - Research regarding the role of platelets in Placidyl induced pulmonary edema Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  4. BA - Chemistry; Research in Organic Chemistry regarding the generation of chemical carcinogens by treating wastewater with ozone University of Colorado at Boulder

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