Dr. Donald Lee Durden MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Donald Durden is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in San Diego, California. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Durden accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Education & Medical Training

St Christophers Hospital Children's
Residency, Pediatrics, 1985–1987

University of Washington
Residency, Pediatrics, 1987–1988

University of Washington
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1988–1993

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1985

University of Miami School of Medicine
Other Training, 1981–1982

University of South Florida
Other Training, Microbiology and Zoology, 1971–1977

University of Miami School of Medicine
Other Training, 1981–1982

Certifications & Licensure

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Certified 4 years in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Cancer Working Group, USWNR

Goldhirsh Foundation Award

Aflac Endowed Professo, Emory University School of Medicine

Distinguished Cancer Scholar Award, Georgia Cancer Coalition

Society for Pediatric Research

Stop Cancer Research Career Development Award

National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship

Sigma Xi

Publications & Presentations

PTEN status mediates 2ME2 anti-tumor efficacy in preclinical glioblastoma models: role of HIF1α suppression.
Muh, C. R.,Joshi, S.,Singh, A. R.,Kesari, S.,Durden, D. L.,Makale, M. T.

Synthesis and Cancer Stem Cell-Based Activity of Substituted 5-Morpholino-7H-thieno[3,2-b]pyran-7-ones Designed as Next Generation PI3K Inhibitors.
Morales, G. A.,Garlich, J. R.,Su, J.,Peng, X.,Newblom, J.,Weber, K.,Durden, D. L.

An integrin-targeted, pan-isoform, phosphoinositide-3 kinase inhibitor, SF1126, has activity against multiple myeloma in vivo.
De, P.,Dey, N.,Terakedis, B.,Bergsagel, P. L.,Li, Z. H.,Mahadevan, D.,Garlich, J. R.,Trudel, S.,Makale, M. T.,Durden, D. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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