Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
- Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Division Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
ROBERT PARKER MD
- AFFINITY HEALTH PLAN
- BEECH STREET
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Education & Training
- Brown University, RI
- Pediatrics, Rhode Island Hospital - Brown University, RI
National Institute of Health, MD
Rhode Island Hospital-Brown University, RI
Academic & Other
- Year Appointed at
(1)One of the "Doctors of Excellence" featured in the 2013 editions of the Castle Connolly Guides,
Top Doctors:New York Metro Area ,America's Top Doctors for Cancer, and America's Top Doctors.
(2)Selected for inclusion in New York Magazine's Best Doctors 2013 listing
(3) Selected for inclusion in New York Magazine's Best Doctors 2010 listing.
(4) Chosen one of the 100 most influential alumni of Brown University in the 20th Century - 2000
(5) Elected to AOA by SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine Senior Class in recognition of teaching and dedication: 1998
(6) Resident Teaching Award for Best Subspecialist Teacher: 1993-94, 1994-95
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(1)Parker RI and Gralnick HR: Energy dependent expression of platelet von-Willebrand factor on the surface of unstimulated and stimulated platelets. J Lab Clin Med 130:520-529, 1997.
(2)Mahgoub N, Parker RI, Hosler MR, Close P, Shannon KM, Felix CA: RAS mutations in pediatric leukemias with MLL gene rearrangements. Genes Chromosomes and Cancer 21:270-275, 1998.
(3)Parker RI, Siegal RS, Ratajczak M, Gewirtz AM: Deficient In Vitro megakaryocytopoiesis and decreased In Vivo platelet turnover in children and young adults with chronic thrombocytopenia. J Ped Hematol/Oncol 20:196-201,1998.
(4)Felix CA, Hosler MR, Slater DJ, Parker RI, Masterson M, Whitlock JA, Nowell PC, Lange, BJ: MLL genomic breakpoint distribution within breakpoint cluster region in de novo leukemia in children. J Ped Hematol/Oncol 20:299-308, 1998.
(5)Parker RI, Prakash D, Giugliano D, Mahan RA, Atlas M: A randomized double-blind cross-over placebo-controlled trial of intravenous ondansetron for the prevention of post-intrathecal chemotherapy induced vomiting in children. J Ped Hematol/Oncol 23:578-581, 2001.
(6)Ancona K, Parker RI, Atlas M, Prakash D: A randomized trial of high dose methylprednisolone vs. IV-IgG for the treatment of acute ITP in children. J Pediatr Hematol/Oncol 24:540-544, 2002.
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