John D Roberts, MD

John D Roberts, MD
Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Medical Oncology
Accepting new patients? Yes
Referrals required? From patients or physicians
Patient type treated: Adult
Board Certified in Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, and Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Dr Roberts is Medical Director of the YNHH Adult Sickle Cell Program. He was a co-investigator in the landmark Pain in Sickle Cell Epidemiology Study that changed the understanding of pain in adults with sickle cell disease. He also attends in Medical Oncology. In 2012 he received the National Cancer Institute's Community Clinical Oncology Program Principal Investigator of the Year Award (Harry Hines Award).

Clinical Trials

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