Dr. Lynn Van Ummersen MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Lynn Van Ummersen is a medical oncologist in Orange City, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Central Florida Regional Hospital and Florida Hospital Fish Memorial. She received her medical degree from University of Massachusetts Medical School and has been in practice for 23 years. She is one of 5 doctors at Central Florida Regional Hospital and one of 5 at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

University of Massachusetts
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991–1992

University of Maryland
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992–1994

Georgetown University Hospital
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1995–1997

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Capecitabine and oxaliplatin in combination as first- or second-line therapy for metastatic breast cancer: a Wisconsin Oncology Network trial.
Njiaju, U. O.,Tevaarwerk, A. J.,Kim, K.,Chang, J. E.,Hansen, R. M.,Champeny, T. L.,Traynor, A. M.,Meadows, S.,Van Ummersen, L.,Powers, K.,Stewart, J. A.

A phase I trial of intravenous CG7870, a replication-selective, prostate-specific antigen-targeted oncolytic adenovirus, for the treatment of hormone-refractory, metastatic prostate cancer.
Small, E. J., Carducci, M. A., Burke, J. M., Rodriguez, R., Fong, L., van Ummersen, L., Yu, D. C., Aimi, J., Ando, D., Working, P., Kirn, D., Wilding, G.

Phase II study of interferon-alpha and doxycycline for advanced renal cell carcinoma.
Huie, M., Oettel, K., Van Ummersen, L., Kim, K. M., Zhang, Y., Staab, M. J., Horvath, D., Marnocha, R., Douglas, J., Drezen, A., Alberti, D., Wilding, G.

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