Faculty
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Bruce J. Roth, MD

Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Medical Oncology

Research Interests

  • Prostate cancer
  • Urothelial carcinomas
  • Testicular cancer
  • Cancers of the kidney

Contact

  • 314-362-5817 (tel)
  • 314-362-7086 (fax)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8056
    Washington University School of Medicine
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1976 BS in Pre-Professional Studies, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
1980 MD, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Post-doctoral Training
1980-1981 Internship in Internal Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
1981-1983 Residency in Internal Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
1983-1986 Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
Academic Appointments
1986-1992 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
1992-1997 Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
1997-1999 Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
1999-2010 Professor of Medicine and Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN
2010-present Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2011-present Medical Director, Oncology Services, Siteman Cancer Center - South
2015-present Medical Director, Oncology Services, Siteman Cancer Center - West
Board Certification
1983 American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
1985 American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Honors & Awards
1983-1986 American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellow
1989 American College of Physicians Fellow
1989-1992 American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Career Development Award
1999 Paul V. Hamilton, MD and Virginia E. Howd Endowed Professor of Urologic Oncology
2007, 2009 5-Star Patient Satisfaction Award, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
2010 ASCO Statesman Award
2011, 2012, 2015 Highest Patient Satisfaction Award, Washington University in St. Louis
Professional Organizations
  American Society of Clinical Oncology
  Alliance for Cancer Clinical Trials
Extramural Professional Activities
1986-1999 Member, Hoosier Oncology Group
1988-1990 Representative, The American Federation for Clinical Research, Indiana University School of Medicine
1989-1993 Member, Program Committee of the Annual Meetings of the Midwest Society for Pediatric Research/Central Society of Clinical Investigation/Midwest Section of the American Federation for Clinical Research
1989 Co-Chairman, Consensus Group on Stage I Non-Seminomatous Germ Cell Tumors and the Consensus Group on Long-Term Effects of Therapy at the Consensus Development Conference on Testicular Cancer and Prostatic Carcinoma, University of Hull, North Humberside, England
1990 Councilor, Midwest Section of the American Federation for Clinical Research
1990-1993 Member, National Council of the American Federation for Clinical Research
1990-1993 Secretary/Treasurer, Midwest Section of the American Federation for Clinical Research
1992 Member, National Cancer Institute Special Emphasis Panel, New Therapeutic Approaches to The Treatment of Prostate Cancer, Bethesda, Maryland
1995-2004 Chairman, Prostate Cancer Committee, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
1998 Chairman, Educational Session on Bladder Cancer at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
1999 Member, National Cancer Institute Consensus Panel on the Use of PSA as a Therapeutic Endpoint
1999-2003 Member, Genitourinary Concept Evaluation Panel, Chemotherapy Evaluation Program, National Cancer Institute
2000 Chairman, Genitourinary Program Committee, Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2000 Chairman, Educational Session: "Integration of Surgery and Chemotherapy for Invasive Bladder Cancer", Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2001 Member, Genitourinary Program Committee, Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2001-2002 Member, Clinical Trials Committee, Association of American Cancer Institutes
2008-2010 Member, National Comprehensive Cancer Center Prostate Cancer Guidelines Panel
2011-present Member, American Urological Association Guidelines Panel for Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer
2012 Member, Testicular Cancer Program Committee, Society of Urologic Oncology
2014-present Member, Oncology Drug Advisory Committee of the Food and Drug Administration
Chairman, 2016-present
2014-present Member, Medical Advisory Board, Testicular Cancer Foundation
American Society of Clinical Oncology Leadership
2003-2004 Chair-Elect, Scientific Programs Committee
2004–2005 Chairman, Scientific Programs Committee
2003–2005 Member, Education Committee
2006–2009 Treasurer
2006-2009 Member, Board of Directors
2006–2009 Member, Executive Committee of Board of Directors
2006–2009 Chairman, Finance Committee
2006–2009 Member, Audit Committee (ex-officio)
2006 Chairman, "Best of ASCO" Program Committee
2006-2007 Chair-Elect, Program Committee, 2007 Prostate Cancer Symposium
2007-2008 Chairman, Program Committee, 2008 Genitourinary Oncology Symposium
2007-2009 Board of Directors Liason to Communications Committee
2010-2013 Member, Planning Committee, Oncology Literature Reviews
2010-2012 Chairman, Expert Panel, "On The Line" Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign, ASCO/ESPN
2010-present Specialty Editor (Testicular Cancer) for CancerProgress.net
2011-2012 Chair-Elect, Cancer Communications Committee
2011-2014 Member, Timely Oncology Perspectives Team
2011-2014 Member, Genitourinary Cancer Symposium News Planning Team
2011-2012 Member, ASCO PSA Testing for Prostate Cancer Screening Expert Panel
2012-2013 Chair, Cancer Communications Committee
2013-2014 Chair-Elect, Bylaws Committee
2014-2015 Chair, Bylaws Committee
2015-2016 Member, Bylaws Committee
Editorial Responsibilities
1992 Guest Editor, Testicular Cancer, Seminars in Oncology
2001 Guest Editor, Chemotherapy in Urologic Malignancies, Seminars in Urologic Oncology
2005 Guest Editor, Annual Meeting Summaries, Journal of Clinical Oncology
2012 Executive Editor, Cancer Clinical Advances
Editorial Boards (previous)
  New Developments in Prostate Cancer Treatment
  The Prostate Journal
  Clinical Genitourinary Cancer
  American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  Journal of Clinical Oncology
  Oncology
Editorial Boards (current)
  Section Editor, Genitourinary Malignancies, CancerProgress.Net (ASCO)