Jerome W. Yates, MD, MPH

Clinical Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Contact Information

268E Farber Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-8001
Phone: 716-829-5378
Fax: 716-829-2979

Faculty Links

Research Interests: adult acute leukemia, infection control in compromised patients, cancer rehabilitation, palliative and hospice care, cancer in the elderly, outcome disparities among disadvantaged populations

Selected Publications

  1. Tuchman SA, Shapiro GR, Ershler WB, Badros A, Cohen HJ, Dispenzieri A, Flores IQ, Kanapuru B, Jurivich D, Longo DL, Nourbakhsh A, Palumbo A, Walston J, Yates JW. Multiple myeloma in the very old: an IASIA conference report. 2014 Apr 3;106(5). PMID: 24700806.
  2. Thein MS, Ershler WB, Jemal A, Yates JW, Baer MR. Outcome of older patients with acute myeloid leukemia: An Analysis of SEER Data Over 3 Decades. Cancer. 2013 Aug 1;119(15):2720-7. PMID: 23633441.
  3. Hedlund N, Esparza, A, Calhoun E, Yates JW. The importance of staff diversity in solving the health disparity problem. Physician Executive Journal of Medical Management. 2012 Sep-Oct;38(5):6-13.
  4. Kanapuru B, Ershler WB, Hesdorffer C, Jemal A, Yates JW. Long-term survival of older breast cancer patients: population based estimates over three decades. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Jul;134(2):853-7. PMID: 22710707.
  5. Yates JW, Kirch R. Regulatory Barriers for Adequate Pain Control. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, MECC Supplement. 2010;11 Suppl 1:17-21. PMID: 20590343.
  6. Trimble, R, Yates JW. Aging and Cancer. 2010, ASCO CME Study Course.
  7. Yates J. Food and Drug Administration, Partner in Drug Development. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. 2006 Nov-Dec;56(6):321-2. PMID: 17135690.
  8. Yates J. Clinicians in community practice are major contributors to clinical trials in cancer prevention, early detection and treatment. CA Cancer J Clin. 2003 Mar-Ap;53(2):69-72. PMID: 12691264.
  9. Yates J. Comorbidity Consideration in Geriatric Oncology Research. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. 2001 Nov-Dec;51(6):329-36. PMID:11760567.
  10. Yancik R, Wesley MN, Ries, LAG, Havlik RJ, Edwards BK, Yates JW. Effect of Age and Comorbidity on Treatment and Early Mortality in Postmenopausal Breast Cancer Patients Aged 65 Years and Older. JAMA. 2001 Feb 21;285(7):885-92. PMID: 11180731.
  11. Balducci L, Yates JW. General Guidelines for the Management of Older Patients With Cancer. Oncology. 2000 Nov;14(11A):221-7. PMID: 11195414.
  12. Yates JW. The Kennedy Article Reviewed. Oncology. 2000;14(12): 1739-40, 2000.

revised: 2016-09-08