Cesar De Las Casas, MD

De Las Casas Cesar
Specialties
Hematology & Oncology
Gender
Male

Primary Office
801 North Flamingo Road
Suite 11
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Phone
954-265-4325
Fax:
954-443-4747

Meet the Physician

Cesar A. De Las Casas, MD, MPH is a board-certified hematologist and oncologist. He earned his medical degree from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima in 1994. He completed his internship in internal medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine in 1999, serving as Chief Medical Resident at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital in Houston and at Ben Taub Hospital in 1999 and 2000.

Dr. De Las Casas completed his fellowship in medical oncology and hematology at the University of Texas / M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, and earned his master’s in public health degree from the University of Texas School of Public Health, in 2003.

Languages
  • Spanish

Research

Awards and honors

  • Best Doctors, Hematology and Medical Oncology, San Antonio Magazine, 2011-2012, 2010-2011
  • Visiting Professor, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, 2011
  • National VA Mark Wolcott Award for Excellence in Clinical Care Leadership (nomination), South Texas Veterans Health Care System, 2010
  • Outstanding Resident Award in Internal Medicine, Houston Society of Internal Medicine, 1998-99
  • Teaching Excellence Award, Dean of Education Baylor College of Medicine, 1998-99

Professional organizations

  • Colegio Medico del Peru
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Public Health
  • American Society of Preventive Oncology
  • Infectious Disease Society of America
  • Texas Society of Medical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Association of Cancer Research
  • European Society of Medical Oncology
  • South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Audie L. Murphy Division (STVHCS-ALMD) Multidisciplinary Tumor Boards
  • VA Hematology Journal Club
  • Biomedical Research Foundation of South Texas
  • STVHCS-ALMD Cancer Committee
  • STVHCS-ALMD Research and Development Committee

Research

  • ALMVA Principal Investigator, “A Phase II Study of Intravenous Administration of Reolysin (Reovirus Type 3 Dearing) in Combination with Paclitaxel and Carboplatin in Patients with Metastatic Melanoma,” South Texas Veterans Health Care System and University of Texas Health Science Center, 2009-present
  • ALMVA Principal Investigator, “Eltrombopag in Thrombocytopenic Patients with MDS/AML,” South Texas Veterans Health Care System and University of Texas Health Science Center, 2009-present
  • ALMVA Principal Investigator, “A Phase III Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Clinical Trial to Study the Safety and Efficacy of V212 in Adult Patients with Solid Tumor or Hematologic Malignancy,” South Texas Veterans Health Care System and University of Texas Health Science Center, 2009-present

Presentations

  • “Oncology Review and Update,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2012
  • “Thrombosis and Anticoagulation,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2011
  • “Update in AML,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2011
  • “Evaluation and Management of Bleeding Disorders during Pregnancy and Surgery,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2010
  • “Recent Treatments in Lung Cancer,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2010
  • “Oncologic Emergencies,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2010
  • “Approach to the Patient with Suspected Hypercoagulable State,” American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2010
  • Medicine Grand Rounds, Rounding with Hematology and Oncology, American College of Physicians, National Internal Medicine ACP Board Review Course, 2010
  • Medicine Grand Rounds, Rounding with Hematology and Oncology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 2010
  • “Cancer Clinical Trials at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS): Building on the NCI-VA Partnership in Clinical Trials for Cancer,” ASNO-NCI Symposium, 2010

 

Education

Education
  • 1994
Residencies
  • Baylor College Of Medicine, 2000, Internal Medicine
Fellowships
  • University Of Texas-MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2003, Oncology and Hematology
Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Oncology

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