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Robert Bast Jr., MD

Robert Bast Jr., MD

Oncology Houston, TX

Professor of Medicine, University Tex Houston

Office Address

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  • 1400 Pressler Street, Unit 1439, Houston, TX
    Houston, TX 77030
    Phone: (713) 792-7743
    Fax: (713) 792-7864

Dr. Bast's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Oncology: Gynecologic Cancer, Breast Cancer

Dr. Bast's Education & Medical Training

  • Brigham and Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Harvard Med SchHarvard Medical SchoolMedical School

Dr. Bast's Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical License1994 - 2015
  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1984 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1978
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineMedical Oncology, 1979
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineHematology, 1986

Dr. Bast's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • The American Society for Clinical InvestigationElected MemberThe American Society for Clinical Investigation, 1984
  • Marquis Whos WhoWhos Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Whos Who

Dr. Bast's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • The University Of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Spore In Ovarian Cancer
    The University Of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Spore In Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2010 - 2011
  • P1 - Early Detection Of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
    P1 - Early Detection Of Epithelial Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2010 - 2011
  • ARHI (Diras 3) In Autophagy And Dormancy Of Ovarian Cancer
    ARHI (Diras 3) In Autophagy And Dormancy Of Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2009 - 2011
  • Early Detection Of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
    Early Detection Of Epithelial Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2008 - 2009
  • PAUL Calabresi Clinical Oncology Award
    PAUL Calabresi Clinical Oncology AwardNational Cancer Institute
    2005 - 2011
  • Core--Planning And Evaluation
    Core--Planning And EvaluationNational Cancer Institute
    2001 - 2002
  • ARHI: An Imprinted Tumor Suppressor Gene
    ARHI: An Imprinted Tumor Suppressor GeneNational Cancer Institute
    2001 - 2002
  • Clinical Oncology Research Career Development Program
    Clinical Oncology Research Career Development ProgramNational Cancer Institute
    2000 - 2004
  • University Of Texas MD Anderson Spore In Ovarian Cancer
    University Of Texas MD Anderson Spore In Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2000 - 2009
  • Spore In Ovarian Cancer
    Spore In Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 1999
  • Chemoprevention Of Ovarian Cancer With Fenretinide And Oral Contraceptives
    Chemoprevention Of Ovarian Cancer With Fenretinide And Oral ContraceptivesNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 2002
  • Training For Academic Oncology
    Training For Academic OncologyNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 2003
  • Chemoprevention Of Ovarian Cancer In Women Using Fenretinide/Oral Contraceptives
    Chemoprevention Of Ovarian Cancer In Women Using Fenretinide/Oral ContraceptivesNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 2002
  • Developmental Research Program
    Developmental Research ProgramNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 2009
  • Career Development Program
    Career Development ProgramNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 2009
  • Y2, A Novel Ovarian Cancer Tumor Suppressor Gene
    Y2, A Novel Ovarian Cancer Tumor Suppressor GeneNational Cancer Institute
    1998 - 2000
  • Training For Academic Oncology/Hematology
    Training For Academic Oncology/HematologyNational Cancer Institute
    1996 - 1998
  • Immunodetection And Immunopharmacologic Elimination Of Breast/Ovarian Cancer
    Immunodetection And Immunopharmacologic Elimination Of Breast/Ovarian CancerNational Cancer Institute
    1996 - 1997
  • Core--Developmental Funds
    Core--Developmental FundsNational Cancer Institute
    1996 - 1998
  • Specific Immunotherapy With Monoclonal Antibodies
    Specific Immunotherapy With Monoclonal AntibodiesNational Cancer Institute
    1995 - 2004
  • Training For Academic Oncology/Hematology
    Training For Academic Oncology/HematologyNational Cancer Institute
    1995 - 1995
  • Clinical Cancer Research Program
    Clinical Cancer Research ProgramNational Cancer Institute
    1985 - 1985

Dr. Bast's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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