System Chair of the Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cancer Institute / Department of Oncology, IRB
Dr. John M. Kirkwood completed his MD at Yale University (1973) and postgraduate work at Yale and Harvard/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (1978). He served as founding Associate Director for Medical Oncology at UPCI where he has directed the Melanoma and Skin Cancer Program of UPCI since 1986 and is the PI of the recently renewed Pittsburgh SPORE in Melanoma and Skin Cancer (2013-2018). He holds a T32 Training Grant for Melanoma and Skin Cancer (2014), and his research focuses upon the immunotherapy and molecular therapy of melanoma and its precursors where the role of the microbiome of the skin and the GI tract are now of interest in relation to multiple clinical trials of molecular therapeutics and immunotherapy. Dr. Kirkwood is Usher Professor of Medicine, Dermatology, and Translational Science at the University of Pittsburgh, and Senior Investigator for the University in ECOG-ACRIN and Chairman of the Melanoma Committee of ECOG-ACRIN (1989-present) and the International Melanoma Working Group (2006-present).
Medical oncologist and geriatrician at UPMC CancerCenter
Director of the Womens Cancer LiveWell Survivorship Center at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Director of the Cancer Livewell Survivorship Program at Hillman Cancer Center
Medical Resource Council at Our Clubhouse
Volunteers at Living Life Post Cancer Treatment program at Our Clubhouse
Assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery
Division of Musculoskeletal Oncology at UPMC
Orthopaedic surgical oncologist.
He specializes in orthopaedic cancer care. He is also a surgeon/scientist who directs a basic science laboratory dedicated to bone and soft tissue tumors.
Dr. Appleman is focusing his clinical practice and research program on genitourinary malignacies, including bladder, kidney, prostate and testis. His research efforts include development of novel therapeutics for kidney cancer, prostate cancer and other malignancies.
Dr. Brian Hamlin is an orthopedic surgeon in Allison Park, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Hamlin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and one of 54 at UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
Dr. Lisa Blackrick is an orthopedic surgeon in Oakland, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC McKeesport. She received her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice between 11-20 years. Dr. Blackrick accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 32 doctors at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and one of 18 at UPMC McKeesport who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
Dr. Green is a family physician who practiced for 37 years.
Dr. Anthony DiCesaro, owner of Whitehall Health Center & Laser Spa, helps people through the power of chiropractic care.
Richard has been a paramedic for 30 years and currently works at Butler Ambulance Service, he has enjoyed playing music for 40 years and is always interested in the chance to help people out.