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Mario Alfredo Eisenberger, MD

R. Dale Hughes Professor of Oncology and Urology
Professor of Oncology

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410-955-8964

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Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Titles

  • R. Dale Hughes Professor of Oncology and Urology
  • Professor of Oncology
  • Professor of Urology

Centers & Institutes

  • James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute
  • Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Expertise

Bladder Cancer, Clinical Trials, Kidney Cancer, Medical Oncology, Prostate Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Urological Oncology

Research Interests

Bladder cancer; General internal medicine; Kidney cancer; Medical oncology; Prostate cancer; Testicular cancer; Urological oncology

Biography

Dr. Mario Alfredo Eisenberger is a professor of urology and oncology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He specializes in the treatment of cancers of the bladder, kidney, prostate and testicles.

Dr. Eisenberger completed his M.D. at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. After an internship and residency in medicine at the Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, he completed a fellowship in medical oncology at the University of Miami School of Medicine.

He began his career in private practice as a medical oncologist and hematologist in 1978, and subsequently served as senior investigator for the Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program of the National Cancer Institute and Chief of Oncology at the Baltimore Veteran''s Administration Hospital. Additionally, he has held faculty appointments in oncology and urology at the University of Miami and the University of Maryland. He joined the faculty of Johns Hopkins as an associate professor of urology and oncology in 1993, and became a professor in both specialties in 1998.

Dr. Eisenberger has been listed in Best Doctors in America and in Who’s Who in the World, has published extensively and has presented on international and national panels. He is a member of the American Association of Cancer Research, the National Prostate Cancer Education Council and the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and he sits on the International Task Force of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is certified in medical oncology and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships

American Association of Cancer Research

National Prostate Cancer Education Council

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Clinical Trial Keywords

  • prostate cancer

Additional Resources

Additional Resources +
  • Education +

    Training

    • Faculdade De Medicina Centro De Ciencas ( 21910 Rio De Janeiro ) (1972)

    Certifications

    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Medical Oncology (1979)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (1976)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications View all on PubMed

    1. Peer A, Gottfried M, Sinibaldi V, Carducci MA, Eisenberger MA, Sella A, Leibowitz-Amit R, Berger R, Keizman D. “Comparison of abiraterone acetate versus ketoconazole in patients with metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer refractory to docetaxel.” Prostate. 2013 Dec 11. doi: 10.1002/pros.22765. [Epub ahead of print].
    2. Keizman D, Gottfried M, Ish-Shalom M, Maimon N, Peer A, Neumann A, Hammers H, Eisenberger MA, Sinibaldi V, Pili R, Hayat H, Kovel S, Sella A, Boursi B, Weitzen R, Mermershtain W, Rouvinov K, Berger R, Carducci MA. “Active Smoking May Negatively Affect Response Rate, Progression-Free Survival, and Overall Survival of Patients With Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma Treated With Sunitinib.” Oncologist. 2013 Dec 5. [Epub ahead of print].
    3. Paller CJ, Antonarakis ES, Eisenberger MA, Carducci MA. “Management of patients with biochemical recurrence after local therapy for prostate cancer.” Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2013 Dec;27(6):1205-19, viii. doi: 10.1016/j.hoc.2013.08.005. Epub 2013 Sep 18.
    4. Suzman DL, Eisenberger MA. “Determining the Optimal Treatment for Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer: Age Should Not Be a Factor.” Eur Urol. 2013 Oct 16. pii: S0302-2838(13)01075-0. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.10.002. [Epub ahead of print]
    5. Pond GR, Sonpavde G, de Wit R, Eisenberger MA, Tannock IF, Armstrong AJ. ‘The prognostic importance of metastatic site in men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.” Eur Urol. 2014 Jan;65(1):3-6. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.09.024. Epub 2013 Oct 5.
  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +

    Honors

    Clinical Investigator Award, Prostate Cancer Foundation, 2004

    Plenary Presentation, American Society of Clinical Oncology, New Orleans, LA, 2004

    Listed in Best Doctors of America, 2000-2006

    R. Dale Hughes Distinguished Professor of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University, 2002

    Plenary Presentation, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Denver CO, 1997

    Who''s Who in the World, 1995-present

    Participant in World Health Organization international panel to update directives and standardize methodology of clinical trials in advanced prostate cancer, 1995

    Selected to present on the systemic treatment of prostate cancer for the President''s Cancer Panel, 1992

    Selected as member of Prostate Cancer Education Council, 1989

    Participant in NIH Consensus Conference in Prostate Cancer, 1987

    Professional Activities

    Member of the International Task Force of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

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  • Contact & Locations +

    Locations

    Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
    401 N. Broadway
    Baltimore, MD 21231
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-8964
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    Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station
    10755 Falls Road
    Pavilion I
    Lutherville, MD 21093
    Appointment Phone: 410-583-2970
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    Sibley Memorial Hospital
    5255 Loughboro Road NW
    Washington, DC 20016
    Appointment Phone: 202-660-6500
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    Department/Division

    • Oncology

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