John D Roberts MD

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Medical Director, Adult Sickle Cell Program at Yale-New Haven Hospital

Specialties & Subspecialties

Cancer Center, Yale: Prostate and Urologic Cancers Program | Hematology Program

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania (1976)
  • AB, Harvard University (1982)
  • Resident, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , Internal Medicine and Pediatrics (1976 - 1980)
  • Fellow, University of Vermont , Medical Oncology (1982 - 1984)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

sickle cell disease; urological cancers (prostate, bladder, testicle)


Cancers Treated

Bladder, Prostate, Testes (including Penis)


Board Certifications

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine, Board Certified (2012)
  • Medical Oncology, Board Certified (1985)
  • Internal Medicine, Board Certified (1980)

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Ill-Defined Sites and Unknown SitesA Phase II, Multicenter, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind, 12-Month Study to Assess Safety and Efficacy of SelG1 With or Without Hydroxyurea Therapy in Sickle Cell Disease Patients with Sickle Cell-Related Pain Crises
BladderGO29293: A PHASE II, MULTICENTER, SINGLE-ARM STUDY OF MPDL3280A IN PATIENTS WITH LOCALLY ADVANCED OR METASTATIC UROTHELIAL BLADDER CANCER

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