Meet Douglas Nelson, M.D.
About Dr. Nelson
Associate Professor, Department of Gastrointestinal (GI) Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
|1996||Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA, MD, Medicine|
|1992||University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, BS, Biology|
|1999-2002||Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX|
|1996-1999||Residency, Internal Medicine, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX|
|2003||American Board of Internal Medicine-Hematology|
|2002||American Board of Internal Medicine-Medical Oncology|
|1999||American Board of Internal Medicine|
Assistant Professor, Department of General Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, The Woodlands, TX, 2009 - 2014
|2010||MD Anderson Vicente Valero LBJ Clinician Educator of the Year Award|
|2009||Air Force Meritorious Service Medal (First Oak Leaf Cluster)|
|2006||Air Force Commendation Medal|
|2005||Air Force Meritorious Service Medal|
|2003||Department of Internal Medicine Sub-Specialist of the Year, Keesler Medical Center|
|1999||Air Force Achievement Medal|
|1995||Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society|
|1991||Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society|
|1989||Honor Graduate, U.S. Army Basic Combat Training|
- Nelson DA, Jasani N. Optimal Integration of EGFR Inhibitors in Advanced Colorectal Cancer. Community Oncology 8:155-162, 2011.
- King MM, Nelson DA. Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy Effectively Treated with Zoledronic Acid. Clinical Lung Cancer 9(3):179-182, 2008.
- Waselenko J, Burrows A, Nelson D, Lucas M, Ekstrand J, Edenfield WJ, Myhand RC. Post-transplant Interleukin 2 (IL2) in Patients with Low-grade Lymphoid Neoplasms Previously treated with Fludarabine is Associated with Increased Hematologic Toxicity. Annals of Hematology 82(9):552-557, 2003.
- O'Brien KE, Chandramohan V, Nelson DA, Fischer JF, Stevens G, Poremba JA. Effect of a Physician-directed Educational Campaign on Performance of Proper Diabetic Foot Exams in an Outpatient Setting. Journal of Internal Medicine 18:256-265, 2003.
- Sherman PM, Belden CL, Nelson DA. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Finding in a Case of Cytarabine-induced Myelopathy. Military Medicine 167(2):157-160, 2002.
- Nelson DA. Legal Liability and the Military Physician. Journal of the Military Medical Student Association 3(3):13-17, 1993.
- Patel SM, Sarma A, IpMP, Sturdevant L, Kian L. Schaub D, Theriault RL, Nelson DA, Jasani NR, Fisch M. Variation in Adherence to QOPI Core Measures Based on Tumor Type. J Clin Oncol 32(30), 2014.