Robert R. McWilliams, M.D.

  1. Oncologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Small bowel/intestine cancer
  • Melanoma
  1. 2010
    MSc - Biomedical ScienceMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2005
    Research Fellowship - Genetic Epidemiology of CancerMayo Cancer Genetic Epidemiology Training Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2005
    Fellow - Hematology/OncologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2000
    Resident - Internal Medicine/Medical House OfficerOsler Housestaff, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  5. 1997
    MDGeorgetown University School of Medicine
  6. 1992
    BA - Echols Scholar Interdisciplinary StudiesCollege of Arts and Sciences, University of Virginia
  7.  
    MHA - in progressUniversity of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Certifications

  1. 2004
    Medical OncologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2000
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2014
    Teacher of the Year for Hematology/OncologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2005
    Foundation Merit AwardAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  3. 2004
    Scholar-in-Training Award-AFLACAmerican Association for Cancer Research
  4. 2004
    Scored in Top Quintile on Exam, HematologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  5. 2004
    Scored in Top Quintile on ExamMedical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  6. 2000
    Scored in Top Decile on ExamAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  7. 1997
    Summa Cum LaudeGeorgetown University School of Medicine
  8. 1997
    Thomas F. Keliher, M.D. Award for most outstanding achievement in Internal MedicineGeorgetown University School of Medicine
  9. 1997
    Faustino R. Suarez, M.D. Award for outstanding performance in Cell BiologyGeorgetown University School of Medicine
  10. 1993
    Scholarship - Four-year Partial Stipend for Medical SchoolJoseph Collins Foundation

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Board of DirectorsNational Comprehensive Cancer Network
  2. 2019 - present
    Member, EHR Working GroupNational Comprehensive Cancer Network
  3. 2019
    Alternate MemberNational Comprehensive Cancer Network
  4. 2018 - 2020
    MemberEPIC Specialty Steering Board
  5. 2018 - present
    MemberPancreas Task Force, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  6. 2018
    Co-ChairCancer Center Disease Group Leaders
  7. 2018 - present
    ChairMayo Clinic Cancer Center CPC
  8. 2017 - present
    Co-ChairEnterprise Chemotherapy Oversight Group
  9. 2016
    ChairTissue Usage for Research Workgroup
  10. 2014 - 2017
    MemberGI Steering Committee, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  11. 2012 - 2017
    ChairMayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
  12. 2012 - 2018
    Vice ChairDivision of Medical Oncology, Department of Oncology
  13. 2012 - present
    Lead PhysicianInternational Rare Cancers Initiative, US Lead for Small Bowel Adenocarcinoma
  14. 2011 - 2020
    ChairBiospecimens Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  15. 2010 - 2011
    Vice ChairBiospecimens Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  16. 2010 - 2011
    Junior MemberColon Task Force, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  17. 2010
    ChairpersonClinical Epidemiology of Cancer Survivorship & Behavioral Studies Subcommittee of the Epidemiology Section of the 2010 AACR Program Committee, AACR Program Committee, American Association for Cancer Research
  18. 2010 - 2018
    ChairCancer Therapy Oversight Group
  19. 2010 - 2017
    ChairGI Cancers DOG, Disease/Discipline Oriented Groups (DOGs), Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  20. 2010 - 2018
    Clinical Practice ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Oncology
  21. 2009 - 2012
    Hospital Practice ChairMedical Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Oncology
  22. 2009 - present
    MemberMedical Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Oncology
  23. 2009 - present
    AskMayoExpert
  24. 2009 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican College of Surgeons Oncology Group
  25. 2008 - present
    LeaderKnowledge Content Board - Oncology, AskMayoExpert
  26. 2007 - 2020
    MemberBiospecimens Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  27. 2007 - present
    Committee MemberMedical Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Oncology
  28. 2005 - 2012
    MemberOncology Review Committee (Previously, Protocol Review Committee), Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Committees, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  29. 2004 - 2005
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Oncology
  30. 2004 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Association for Cancer Research
  31. 2003 - 2009
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group Concept Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  32. 2003 - 2004
    MemberHematology-Oncology Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  33. 2003 - 2004
    MemberCancer Center Support Grant Concept Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  34. 2002 - 2003
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Oncology
  35. 2002 - 2003
    MemberOncology Hospital Service Task Force, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  36. 2001 - present
    Associate MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  37. 1997 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  38. 1996 - present
    Elected MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  39.  
    AskMayoExpert
  40.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.