Jacqueline Nieto Casillas, M.D.

Mailing Address:
UCLA Ped-Hem Onc
BOX 951752, 12-341 MDCC
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Director, Daltrey/Townshend Teen & Young Adult Cancer Program
Director, UCLA Pediatric Cancer Survivorship Program
Associate Director, JCCC Patients and Survivors Program Area
Fellowship Director, Fellowship Training Program
Professor, Health Equity
Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Member, Endocrine Surgery Program

Jacqueline Casillas, MD, M.S.H.S., is a pediatric oncologist and a health services researcher at UCLA whose area of interest is access to care, quality of life and quality of care for long-term survivors of childhood cancer. Dr. Casillas received her medical degree from UCLA and completed her residency and fellowship at UCLA-Harbor Medical Center. She is currently an assistant professor in pediatrics at the UCLA School of Medicine. Dr. Casillas is associate director of the UCLA-LIVESTRONG™ Survivorship Center of Excellence.

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A selected list of publications:

Zebrack BJ, Casillas J, Nohr L, Adams H, Zeltzer LK   Fertility issues for young adult survivors of childhood cancer Psycho-oncology. , 2004; 13(10): 689-99.
Oeffinger KC, Mertens AC, Hudson MM, Gurney JG, Casillas J, Chen H, Whitton J, Yeazel M, Yasui Y, Robison LL   Health care of young adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Annals of family medicine. , 2004; 2(1): 61-70.
Casillas JN, Woods WG, Hunger SP, McGavran L, Alonzo TA, Feig SA   Prognostic implications of t(10;11) translocations in childhood acute myelogenous leukemia: a report from the Children's Cancer Group J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 2003; 25(8): 594-600.