Dr. Rebecca B. Klisovic MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Rebecca Klisovic is a medical oncologist in Columbus, Ohio. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and Ohio State University Hospital. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Klisovic accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 20 doctors at James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and one of 16 at Ohio State University Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology, Hematologic

Clinical Interests: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Myeloid Leukemia, leukemia, Experimental Leukemia, Lymphoid Leukemia

Hospital Affiliation

James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
Ranked #20 in Cancer

Ohio State University Hospital

Ohio State University Medical Center
Ranked #20 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1997 - 2000

Ohio State University Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2001 - 2004

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Targeted Delivery of microRNA-29b by Transferrin Conjugated Anionic Lipopolyplex Nanoparticles: A Novel Therapeutic Strategy in Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
Huang, X.,Schwind, S.,Yu, B.,Santhanam, R.,Wang, H.,Hoellerbauer, P.,Mims, A.,Klisovic, R. B.,Walker, A.,Chan, K. K.,Blum, W.,Perrotti, D.,Byrd, J. C.,Bloomfield, C. D.,Caligiuri, M. A.,Lee, R. J.,Garzon, R.,Muthusamy, N.,Lee, L. J.,Marcucci, G.

Increased anti-leukemic activity of decitabine via AR-42-induced upregulation of miR-29b: A novel epigenetic-targeting approach in acute myeloid leukemia.
Mims, A., Walker, A. R., Huang, X., Sun, J., Wang, H., Santhanam, R., Dorrance, A. M., Walker, C., Hoellerbauer, P., Tarighat, S. S., Chan, K. K., Klisovic, R. B., Perrotti, D., Caligiuri, M. A., Byrd, J. C., Chen, C. S., Lee, L. J., Jacob, S., Mrózek, K., Bloomfield, C. D., Blum, W., Garzon, R., Schwind, S., Marcucci, G.

In Vivo Quantification of Active Decitabine-Triphosphate Metabolite: A Novel Pharmacoanalytical Endpoint for Optimization of Hypomethylating Therapy in Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
Wang, H., Chen, P., Wang, J., Santhanam, R., Aimiuwu, J., Saradhi, U. V., Liu, Z., Schwind, S., Mims, A., Byrd, J. C., Grever, M. R., Villalona-Calero, M. A., Klisovic, R., Walker, A., Garzon, R., Blum, W., Chan, K. K., Marcucci, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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