Positions

Research Overview

  • My research interests include clinical trials of novel therapeutics in combination with radiation therapy particularly in the treatment of brain and prostate tumors. In addition, I have been very involved in treatment planning research and education for IMRT and IGRT
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  • RTOG Foundation Master Service Agreement for Participation in Foundation Research: RTOG 3501 Tryhard: A Phase II, Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of Lapatinib (Tykerb) for Non-HPV Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer with Concurrent Chemoradiation  awarded by American College of Radiology 2012 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 2018 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by NOVOCURE, INC. 2019 - 2022
  • Decisional Capacity Evaluation in Metastatic Brain Cancer  awarded by American Cancer Society, Inc. 2015 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by PROSTATE CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS CONSORTIUM, LLC 2017 - 2019
  • Ph1 of HSV G207 and Radiation to Treat Pediatric Brain Tumors IND16294 (12/10/14)  awarded by Food & Drug Administration 2016 - 2019
  • UAB NRG Oncology Member Institution Purchased Service Agreement  awarded by NRG ONCOLOGY FOUNDATION 2015 - 2019
  • ECOG-ACRIN Purchase Service Agreement  awarded by Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group 2014 - 2019
  • UAB NRG Oncology Member Institution Purchased Service Agreement  awarded by NRG ONCOLOGY FOUNDATION 2014 - 2019
  • Pilot Study of HSV G207 Alone or with Radiation in Children with Recurrent Brain Tumors  awarded by KAUL PEDIATRIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2015 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 2014 - 2017
  • Radiosurgery vs. Lobectomy for Temporal Epilepsy: Phase 3 Clinical Trial  awarded by University of California 2011 - 2017
  • COMPLETED - Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant - Clinical Protocol and Data Management Shared Facility  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2017
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2017
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2011 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by SPECTRUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 2013 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by ABBOTT LABORATORIES 2012 - 2014
  • ACRIN 6684: Phase II Assessment of Tumor Hypoxia in Glioblastoma Using FMISO with PET and MRI (R09-185)  awarded by American College of Radiology 2010 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by EMD SERONO 2009 - 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by EMD SERONO 2009 - 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 2008 - 2013
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2006 - 2012
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia
  • Memorial Medical Center, Internship 1994
  • Medical College of Georgia, Residency 1997
  • University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1998
  • Full Name

  • John Fiveash
  • Blazerid

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