Rochester, Minnesota


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


See my publications


Administrative Appointment

  1. Emeritus, Division of Medical Oncology, Department 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
  5. Chemistry Metropolitan State College
  6. Chemistry Chabot College
  7. Chemistry Metropolitan State College

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