Alvaro Moreno Aspitia, M.D.

  1. Hematologist
  2. Internist
  3. Oncologist

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

EnglishSpanish
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes and hematologic malignancies
  • Breast cancer
  1. 2000
    Fellow - Hematology/Oncology Combined ProgramMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1997
    Chief Resident - Combined Internal Medicine - Pediatrics ProgramsScott & White Memorial Hospital, Texas A&M University
  3. 1996
    Resident - Combined Internal Medicine - Pediatrics ProgramsScott & White Memorial Hospital, Texas A&M University
  4. 1993
    Internship - Family Practice ProgramBaptist Medical Center, Asuncion, Paraguay
  5. 1991
    MDUniversidad Nacional de Asuncion

Certifications

  1. 2000
    HematologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2000
    Medical OncologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 1997
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    The Mayo Clinic Team Science AwardMayo Clinic
  2. 2014
    Volunteer of Distinction Award Sisters Network
  3. 2012
    Honorary MemberParaguayan Society of Internal Medicine
  4. 2006
    Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Who's Who
  5. 2005
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  6. 2005
    The Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors
  7. 2004
    Teacher of the Year (Hematology/Oncology)Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2003
    Who's Who in America Strathmore's Who's Who Registry & Global Network for Outstanding Professionals
  9. 2003
    Guide to America's Top PhysiciansConsumers' Research Council of America
  10. 2001
    2000 Shahin Award for Research by a Physician in Training in Duval County - Original Investigation CategoryDCMS Annual Meeting, , FL
  11. 1999
    The National Oncology Fellows' ForumSmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals
  12. 1999
    Oncology Fellow ScholarshipThe Hoechst Marion Roussel's Oncology Fellows Program, Tampa, FL
  13. 1999
    FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
  14. 1998
    Hematology Fellow ScholarshipThe Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Hematology Fellows Scholarship Program
  15. 1998
    Oncology Fellow Scholarship. Methods in Clinical Cancer ResearchAACR-ASCO Workshop, Vail, CO
  16. 1998
    Physician's Recognition AwardAmerican Medical Association
  17. 1998
    Honorary CitizenCity of San Pedro Sula, Honduras
  18. 1997
    Scientific Achievement AwardFourth Annual Scott & White Hospital Internal Medicine Research Day
  19. 1997
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society House Officer, Eta ChapterTexas A&M University College of Medicine
  20. 1996
    Case of the Week Award Overall Annual WinnerDepartment of Pediatrics, Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Texas A&M University Health Science Center
  21. 1995
    Case of the Week Award Overall Annual WinnerDepartment of Pediatrics, Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Texas A&M University Health Science Center
  22. 1993
    Grant to do post-graduate training in a foreign country (USA)Universidad Nacional de Asuncion
  23. 1992
    Graduated with HonorsUniversidad Nacional de Asuncion
  24. 1985
    Senior year gold medal (Top student of the 1985 class)Colegio Internacional, Asuncion
  25. 1985
    Outstanding senior student awardColegio Internacional, Asuncion

Professional memberships

  1. 2015 - present
    Clinical Competency Committee ChairHematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
  2. 2014 - present
    Core FacultyHematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
  3. 2013 - 2015
    DirectorMayo Clinic Florida Multidisciplinary Breast Program
  4. 2013 - 2015
    Mayo Clinic Florida Multidisciplinary Breast Program
  5. 2013 - present
    MemberBreast Cancer Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee
  6. 2012
    Honorary MemberParaguayan Society of Internal Medicine
  7. 2011 - present
    MemberSteering Committee, Cerner Oncology Project, Mayo Clinic Projects
  8. 2011 - present
    Breast Cancer Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee
  9. 2011 - present
    MemberBreast Committee, Alliance Cancer Cooperative Group
  10. 2011 - present
    MemberExperimental Therapeutics Committee, Alliance Cancer Cooperative Group
  11. 2010 - 2011
    MemberHematology/Oncology Chair Search Committee, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine
  12. 2007 - 2010
    MemberBiospecimens Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  13. 2007 - present
    MemberTransALTTO Committee, ALTTO: Adjuvant Lapatinib and/or Trastuzumab Treatment optimisation International Study
  14. 2006 - present
    MemberPharmacy and Therapeutics Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  15. 2005 - 2013
    Associate DirectorMultidisciplinary Breast Clinic, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2005 - 2013
    Associate DirectorMultidisciplinary Breast Clinic
  17. 2005 - 2012
    Associate Program DirectorHematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine
  18. 2005 - 2012
    Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
  19. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  20. 2004 - 2008
    MemberClinical Risk Management Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  21. 2004 - present
    LeadChemotherapy Order Task Force
  22. 2001 - 2010
    Associate DirectorClinical Studies Unit, Department of Research
  23. 2000 - 2005
    MemberAmerican Association for Cancer Research
  24. 2000 - 2005
    MemberAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
  25. 2000 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  26. 2000 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association
  27. 1999 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
  28. 1998 - 2006
    MemberBlood Utilization Review Committee, St. Luke's Hospital
  29. 1998 - 2006
    MemberSt. Luke's Hospital
  30. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  31. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Hematology
  32. 1997 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  33. 1995 - 2000
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  34. 1989 - 1990
    Press SecretaryUniversidad Nacional de Asuncion, Paraguayan Medical Student Association
  35.  
    MemberPlummer Society, Mayo Clinic Rochester Societies
  36.  
    MemberFlorida Medical Association

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.