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Jill  Gilbert

Jill Gilbert, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology)
Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
VICC Member
Medical Oncologist

  • Appointments
    615-936-8422
    Physicians: 1-877-936-8422
  • Clinical Trials Information
  • Other Telephone Numbers
    Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic
    615-936-8422 or 1-877-936-8422

    Office
    615-343-4677
  • Faxes
    Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic Fax
    615-343-8668
    Office Fax
    615-343-7602
  • Addresses
    Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic
    1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 1710
    Nashville, Tennessee 37232-7415
    Website

    Office
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    777 Preston Research Building
    2220 Pierce Avenue
    Nashville, TN 37232-6307
Profile

Dr. Gilbert is a medical oncologist who specializes in head and neck cancer as well as thyroid cancer. She will primarily be involved in developing clinical trials of novel therapeutic agents for therapy of head and neck and thyroid cancers.
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Dr. Gilbert is a medical oncologist who specializes in head and neck cancer as well as thyroid cancer. She will primarily be involved in developing clinical trials of novel therapeutic agents for therapy of head and neck and thyroid cancers. Additionally, she is interested in the host immune response in the head and neck cancer survivor and in patients with advanced disease who receive molecularly targeted agents.

As Director of the Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, she is extensively involved in training physicians to become specialists in hematology and oncology. In this role, Dr. Gilbert develops and oversees a training program that includes all aspects of clinical hematology/oncology and laboratory-based research opportunities.

Education
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, BS
    Biology, May 1990
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Magna Cum
    Laude, MD, June 1994
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at
    Birmingham, July 1995
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at
    Birmingham, July 1997
  • Chief Medical Resident, University of Alabama at Birmingham, May
    1998
  • Fellow, Medical Oncology and Hematology, Johns Hopkins School of
    Medicine, July 2001