Rocconi Rodney

Rodney P. Rocconi, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Gynecologic OncologistInterim Director of Mitchell Cancer Institute; Chief of Gynecologic Oncology Service; Associate Director for Clinical Research, Abraham A. Mitchell Clinical Cancer Research Scholar; Professor of Interdisciplinary Clinical OncologySpecialty: Cancer Care
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About Rodney P. Rocconi, M.D.

Rodney P. Rocconi, M.D., joined Mitchell Cancer Institute (MCI) as a physician-scientist in the Gynecologic Oncology Service in 2007. He was the first MCI Abraham A. Mitchell Cancer Research Scholar. He specializes in the management of cancers of the ovary, uterus, cervix and lower genital tract. As the Associate Director for Clinical Research, Dr. Rocconi provides leadership and medical expertise to the clinical trials department, reviews and designs clinical research protocols, evaluates safety and efficacy data, analyzes and summarizes data for presentation to regulatory agencies, and provides strategic guidance on non-regulatory clinical trial plans. He is the recipient of the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation Ovarian Cancer Research Award and the Gynecologic Oncology Young Investigator Research Award. Dr. Rocconi also serves as a scientific expert reviewer for the U.S. Department of Defense Ovarian Cancer Research Program.

Conditions Treated

  • Cervical Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vulva Cancer

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Gynecologic Oncology)

Research Interests

  • Management of cancers of the ovary, uterus, cervix and lower genital tract
  • Development of screening tests for ovarian and endometrial cancer

Education

  • Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL
  • Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL
  • Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL

Languages

  • English

Locations

USA Health has a comprehensive biomedical research program that spans a wide range of clinical, basic and translational research.​ At the Mitchell Cancer Institute, our physicians and scientific investigators are searching for breakthrough discoveries to improve the lives of cancer patients.

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