Oncology and Hematology

Philip Bierman, M.D.

Dr. BiermanProfessor, Internal Medicine
Division of Hematology & Oncology

Academic office:
UNMC Oncology/Hematology Division
987680 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 681980-7680

Main practice location:
Peggy D. Cowdery Patient Care Center
Lied Transplant Center
987835 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-7835

Cancer Center at Village Pointe
111 North 175th Street
Omaha, NE 68118
Ph. 402-596-3100

Education:
University of Missouri - Kansas City, B.A., (1977)
University of Missouri - Kansas City Medical School, M.D., (1979)
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, Resident, (1982)
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, Chief Resident, (1983)
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, Fellow, (1985)
City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, Fellow, (1986)

Hospital Appointments:
The Nebraska Medical Center University Hospital

Interests:
Hodgkin's disease, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and Neuro-oncology

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Bierman is an Associate Professor and has been a member of the UNMC faculty since 1987. Dr. Bierman completed his residency and oncology fellowship at UNMC. Dr. Bierman is an internationally known expert in the treatment of lymphoma, and is known for his contributions in stem cell transplantation. Dr. Bierman is also involved in the care of patients with malignant brain tumors. Dr. Bierman is also a great teacher and researcher, and has published over 140 manuscripts in various medical journals. Dr. Bierman reviews for various medical journals in oncology and hematology.

Selected Publications:
Bierman PJ, Armitage J. The role of autotransplantation in Hodgkin's disease. Hematol Oncol Clin of North Am 7:591-611, 1993.

Bierman PJ, Vose JM, Langnas AN, et al. Hodgkin's disease following solid organ transplantation. Ann Oncol 7:265-270, 1996.

Bierman PJ, Vose JM, Anderson JR, et al. High-dose therapy with autologous hematopoietic rescue for follicular low-grade non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. J Clin Oncol 15:445-450, 1997.

Bierman PJ, Lynch JC, Bociek RG, et al. The International Prognostic Factors Project Score for Advanced Hodgkin's disease is useful for predicting outcome for autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Ann Oncol 13:1370-1377, 2002.

Bierman PJ, Sweetenham JW, Loberiza FR, et al. Syngeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a comparison with allogeneic and autologous transplantation. J Clin Oncol 21:3744-3753, 2003.

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