Positions

Research Overview

  • Cost-effectiveness Analyses
    Surgical Outcomes
    Management of Endometrial Cancer
    Targeted Therapies
    Quality Improvement
    Robotic Surgery
    Enhanced Recovery after Surgery
  • Principal Investigator On

    Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP 2018 - 2023
  • Private Grant  awarded by GENMAB 2018 - 2023
  • UAB 1753 A Randomized Placebo Controlled Phase II Trial of Metformin in Conjunction with Chemotherapy Followed by Metformin Maintenance Therapy in Advanced Stage Ovarian, Fallopian Tube and Primary Peritoneal Cancer  awarded by University of Chicago 2018 - 2023
  • Private Grant  awarded by Leap Therapeutics, Inc. 2017 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by Genentech 2017 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by IMMUNOGEN, INC. 2017 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by MATEON THERAPEUTICS, INC. 2016 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by PLEXXIKON 2016 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by ABBVIE INC 2015 - 2020
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP 2015 - 2020
  • 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
  • Private Grant  awarded by LICOR, INC. 2017 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC 2014 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION 2014 - 2018
  • Using the Genomic Profile of High Intermediate Risk Endometrial Cancer Patients to Differentiate Patients at High Risk of Recurrence from the Majority with Low Risk of Recurrence  awarded by FOUNDATION FOR GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY 2016 - 2017
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2012 - 2016
  • Gynecologic Oncology Group Clinical Trials  awarded by GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY GROUP 2012 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTRAZENECA AB 2014 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by Genentech 2011 - 2013
  • Education And Training

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Princeton University
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1967
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 2000
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1972
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2003
  • Full Name

  • John Straughn
  • Blazerid

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