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Robert B. Epstein, MD
Internal Medicine

Robert B. Epstein, MD

Professor Emeritus

Eason Professor of Medicine

Adjunct Professor of Pathology

Veterans Affairs Medical Center
921 N.E. 13th VAMC, Room 111J
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104



  • University of Illinois
    B.S. - Medicine (1957)
  • University of Illinois
    College of Medicine
    M.D. - Medicine (1959)

Clinical/Research Interests:

  •  Blood and Marrow Transplant
  • Oncology
  • Hematology

Select Publications:

  1. DeLeve LD, McCuskey RS, Wang X, Hu L, McCuskey MK, Epstein RB, and Kanel GC. Characterization of a reproducible rat model of hepatic veno-occlusive disease.Hepatology. 1999; 29: 1779-1791.

  2. Mandanas RA, Carter T, Epstein RB, Roy V, and Selby, GB. Marrow and stem cell transplantation in Oklahoma: Fifteen years experience and results. J. Okla. State Med.Assoc. 9/1998.

  3. Saez RA, Slease RB, Strnad C, Selby GB, Confer DL, and Epstein RB. High dose carboplatin, etoposide and cyclophosphamide with autologous bone marrow transplant (ABMT) for advanced malignancies: A phase I study. Bone Marrow Transplant. 1995; 16: 507-514.

  4. Saez RA, Selby GB, Strnad C, Slease RB, Epstein RB, and Confer DL. Long term survival following autologous bone marrow transplantation for metastatic breast carcinoma. South Med. J. 1995; 88(3): 320-326.

  5. Carr ML, Lerner MR, Hanas JS, Pennington LR, Brackett DJ, Epstein RB. A rat model of syngeneic bone marrow transplantation during breast cancer therapy. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2003 Jun;31(11):1037-41.

  6. Zhang Y, Lin HK, Frimberger D, Epstein RB, Kropp BP. Growth of bone marrow stromal cells on small intestinal submucosa: an alternative cell source for tissue engineered bladder. BJU Int. 2005 Nov;96(7):1120-5.