Robert Dreicer, MD, M.S.,FACP, FASCO is the Associate Director for Clinical Research and the Deputy Director of the University of Virginia Cancer Center. He serves as Section Head of Medical Oncology and Co-Director of the Paul Mellon Urologic Institute He is a Professor of Medicine and Urology at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He previously served as Chair of the Department of Solid Tumor Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic and Deputy Associate Director for Clinical Research for the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Dreicer is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. His areas of specialization are the management of genitourinary malignancies and the design and conduct of clinical trials in urologic oncology.
Dr. Dreicer received his B.S. degree at Colorado State University and his MS degree at the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in Houston, TX. He received his M.D. from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He completed an internal medicine residency at Indiana University in Indianapolis, followed by a medical oncology fellowship at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Clinical Cancer Center in Madison, Wisconsin.
Dr. Dreicer has published widely in genitourinary oncology, and served as principle investigator of a large number of studies in genitourinary neoplasms. He is Co-Chair of NCI GU Steering committee and an Associate Editor of Urology, and a member of the editorial board of New England Journal of Medicine’s Journal Watch Hematology/Oncology as well as serving on the ABIM Subspecialty Board on Medical Oncology Test Writing Committee.