Cancer.Net Specialty Editor: Gastrointestinal Cancers
Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN
Dr. Bert O’Neil is the Joseph W. and Jackie J. Cusick Professor of Oncology and a Professor of Medicine at the Indiana University (IU) School of Medicine in Indianapolis. He is also the Phase I Director and Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Research Program at the IU Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, and he represents the Bren Simon Cancer Center on the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium steering committee. As the Phase I Director, Dr. O’Neil oversees phase I clinical trials for all areas of cancer treatment. Dr. O’Neil’s primary area of expertise is in gastrointestinal cancers, with a particular concentration on pancreas, colorectal, and hepatocellular carcinomas. He also has considerable expertise in targeting new drugs to specific molecular targets on tumors.
Dr. O’Neil earned his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and he completed his internal medicine residency and fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University of California, San Francisco.
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Last Updated: September, 2018