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Dr. James Feusner has been a treating pediatric oncologist, the Director of Oncology, and the Chair of the Multidisciplinary Tumor Board at Childrenís Hospital of Oakland since 1979. During this time he has cared for and assisted in the diagnosis and management of over 1,800 patients. In addition he has been the Principal Investigator to the Childrenís Cancer Study Group (now the Childrenís Oncology Group) during this entire period and the PI for the local CCOP (Clinical Community Oncology Program) of the East Bay since 1993. He has participated in teaching house staff, medical students, and heme/onc fellows over the years.

Dr. Feusner is Professor of Pediatrics (UCSF), and has authored or co-authored over 220 manuscripts, books chapters, or abstracts, most of which have been on the topic of pediatric oncology. He has served as a journal reviewer for 22 journals and served on 12 editorial boards (5 currently).

His experience in diagnosing and treating children with cancer includes membership on 55 committees of national pediatric oncology trial groups (CCSG, CCG, COG), including being the chair or vice-chair of 11.

He also frequently provides consultations on a national basis for children with APL, hepatoblastoma, or children on dialysis who need chemotherapy for Wilms tumor.



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