Dr. Joseph E Brierre MD Hematologist

Dr. Joseph Brierre is a hematologist in Lafayette, Louisiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lafayette General Medical Center and Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Lafayette General Medical Center and one of 4 at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987–1991

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Hematology, 1991–1993

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

LA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Single-agent gefitinib in patients with untreated advanced non-small-cell lung cancer and poor performance status: a Minnie Pearl Cancer Research Network Phase II Trial.
Spigel, D.R., Hainsworth, J.D., Burkett, E.R., Burris, H.A., Yardley, D.A., Thomas, M., Jones, S.F., Dickson, N.R., Scullin, D.C., Bradof, J.E., Rubinsak, J.R., Brierre, J.E., Greco, F.A.

Phase I trial of gemcitabine, administered as a standard and constant dose-rate infusion, in combination with paclitaxel in patients with advanced solid tumors (LOA-2).
Rinaldi, D.A., Lormand, N.A., Brierre, J.E., Cole, J.L., Stagg, M.P., Fontenot, M.F., Buller, E.J., Rainey, J.M.

A Phase II trial of topotecan and gemcitabine in patients with previously treated, advanced nonsmall cell lung carcinoma.
Rinaldi, D.A., Lormand, N.A., Brierre, J.E., Cole, J.L., Barnes, B.C., Mills, G., Yadlapati, S., Felicia Fontenot, M., Buller, E.J., Rainey, J.M.

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