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Robert John Hoyer

TitleAsst Professor-Clinical
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    Georgetown University, Washington, DCB.S.5/1998Biology
    Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DCM.D.5/2002
    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN6/2005Internal Medicine
    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN6/2008Hematology/Oncology
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    1998Cum Laude, Georgetown University
    1998Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society, Georgetown University
    2013 - 2017"Top Doc" (Peer Nominated), Colorado Springs Style Magazine

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    I currently serve as director of Memorial Cancer Center and have served as the lead investigator at Memorial for multiple cooperative group studies. In 2017 Memorial accrued 103 patients to clinical trials. Our group sees between 150-200 new patients per month. We have prospective tumor-boards and multidisciplinary clinics to facilitate identification of patients who may be eligible for research studies.

    On October 1, 2012 Memorial Health System became a part of the University of Colorado Health system. In 2013, Memorial Cancer Center became a Lead Academic Participating Site (LAPS) within the National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN). Memorial Hospital has had a strong track record of cooperative group research collaboration and performance which has increased during the last 4 years as an integral part of the University of Colorado LAPS site. We look forward to the continued integration of clinical trials across the entire University of Colorado Health System and University of Colorado Cancer Center.

    I have developed expertise in gastrointestinal, thoracic and neuro-oncology and regularly staff our weekly multidisciplinary clinics. I serve as Medical Director for Oncology Research at Memorial and meet regularly with investigators, the research team and UCHealth research administration.

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    1. Hoyer RJ, Leung N, Witzig TE, Lacy MQ. Treatment of diuretic refractory pleural effusions with bevacizumab in four patients with primary systemic amyloidosis. Am J Hematol. 2007 May; 82(5):409-13. PMID: 17326106.
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    2. LeMarbre G, Schinstock C, Hoyer R, Krook J, Tefferi A. Late onset aplastic anemia during treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia with imatinib mesylate. Leuk Res. 2007 Mar; 31(3):414-5. PMID: 17010430.
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    3. Hoyer RJ, Arora AS, Baron TH. Complications after traction removal of direct percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy: three case reports. Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 Nov; 62(5):802-5. PMID: 16246705.
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    4. Ellis JM, Hoyer RJ, Costello CN, Mshana RN, Quakyi IA, Mshana MN, Diaby B, Traore M, Johnson AH, Hurley CK. HLA-B allele frequencies in Côte d'Ivoire defined by direct DNA sequencing: identification of HLA-B*1405, B*4410, and B*5302. Tissue Antigens. 2001 Apr; 57(4):339-43. PMID: 11380943.
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    5. Marshall JL, Hoyer RJ, Toomey MA, Faraguna K, Chang P, Richmond E, Pedicano JE, Gehan E, Peck RA, Arlen P, Tsang KY, Schlom J. Phase I study in advanced cancer patients of a diversified prime-and-boost vaccination protocol using recombinant vaccinia virus and recombinant nonreplicating avipox virus to elicit anti-carcinoembryonic antigen immune responses. J Clin Oncol. 2000 Dec 01; 18(23):3964-73. PMID: 11099326.
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    6. Lin YS, Hoyer RJ, Tang TF, Ng J, Hartzmann RJ, Hurley CK. Detection of four novel alleles: DRB1*1130, DRB1*13072, DRB1*1315 and DRB1*1331. Tissue Antigens. 2000 Jan; 55(1):92-6. PMID: 10703621.
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    7. Hurley CK, Steiner N, Kosman C, Mitton W, Koester R, Bei M, Bush J, McCormack J, Hahn A, Henson V, Hoyer R, Wade JA, Hartzman RJ, Ng J. Novel HLA-A and HLA-B alleles. Tissue Antigens. 1998 Jul; 52(1):84-7. PMID: 9714480.
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    8. Hoyer RJ, Bratlie A, Schreuder GM, Hurley CK. Characterization of a novel HLA-B allele, B*0804, in a Norwegian family. Tissue Antigens. 1997 Sep; 50(3):308-10. PMID: 9331954.
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    9. Hurley CK, Steiner N, Hoyer RJ, Menchaca E, Mitton W, Simonis T, Hartzman RJ, Johnson AH, Ng J. Novel HLA-B alleles, B*8201, B*3515 and B*5106, add to the complexity of serologic identification of HLA types. Tissue Antigens. 1996 Mar; 47(3):179-87. PMID: 8740766.
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