Last Name: Hayes-Lattin
Position Title: Medical Director, AYA Oncology Program, Knight Cancer Institute; Assoc Professor of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University
Job Responsibilities: Combination of Research and Patient Care
Education/Training: Physician (Internal Medicine, Hematology/Medical Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplantation)
About Me/My interests: Dr. Brandon Hayes-Lattin serves as the Senior Medical Advisor for the Lance Armstrong Foundation, an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Oregon Health and Science University, and the Director of the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute’s Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Oncology Program. His clinical background is in the management of hematologic malignancies and the use of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. However, as a young adult cancer survivor himself, and a physician caring for many young adults with hematologic malignancies, Dr. Hayes-Lattin has taken a leadership role in the development of the discipline of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology. He served as the inaugural medical co-chair of the Lance Armstrong Foundation’s LIVESTRONG Young Adult Alliance, a coalition of over 150 member organizations leading efforts to research and serve AYA cancer patients. Working in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute, the LIVESTRONG Young Adult Alliance established the Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Progress Review Group, publishing recommendations and strategic plans for the advancement of AYA Oncology. Dr. Hayes-Lattin also serves on the Expert Advisory Panel to the AYA Committee of the Children’s Oncology Group, the Federal Advisory Committee on Breast Cancer in Young Women, and advises many advocacy groups on the medical needs of AYA cancer patients.
Training Opportunities: Yes
My Contact Information:
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road,
Portland, OR 97239
Topics of Interest for Collaboration: AYA Oncology,
Bone Marrow Transplantation,
Publications that may be of interest to others:
Hayes-Lattin B, LIVESTRONG Young Adult Alliance. Survivors of childhood cancer. New England Journal of Medicine. 2007; 356(2):192, Comment on: NEJM. 2006. 355(15):1572-82.
Ferrari A, Thomas D, Franklin AR, Hayes-Lattin BM, Mascarin M, van der Graaf W, and Albritton KH. Starting an Adolescent and Young Adult program: Some Success Stories and Some Obstacles to Overcome. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2010; 28(32): 4850-4857.
Hayes-Lattin B, Siegel S, and the Writing Committee. Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Training for Health Professionals: A Position Statement. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2010; 28(32):4858-4861.
Tricoli JV, Seibel NL, Blair DG, Albritton K, and Hayes-Lattin B. Unique Characteristics of Adolescent and Young Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Breast Cancer and Colon Cancer. Journal of the NCI. 2011; 103(8): 628-635.
Mathews-Bradshaw B, Johnson R, Kaplan S, and Hayes-Lattin B. The History and Accomplishments of the LIVESTRONG Young Adult Alliance. Journal of AYA Oncology. 2011: 1(1): 43-47.