Alissa J. Huston, M.D.

Alissa J. Huston, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2778
Fax: (585) 273-1042


The biographical information for Alissa J. Huston, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

ASH Clinical Research Training Institute (ASH-CRTI) Award. Phase I Trial of Perifosine and 17-DMAG in Patients with Relapsed/Ref 2005
ASCO/AACR Workshop Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Award. A Phase II Study Evaluating the Effects of COX-2 Inhibition on Lev 2005
Cancer Education Consortium Workshop Award: Clinical Pharmacology of Anticancer Agents 2004
AMWA Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation 2000
Induction into Alpha Omega Alpha Society 1999
James A. Gibson Anatomical Society Award 1997
Medical School Deans Letter of Commendation 1996 - 2000

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 11 available »

Kaldate R, Huston A, McCoy H, Cardeiro D, Noyes K. "Cost effectiveness analysis of genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility genes: BRCA1 and BRCA2." The breast journal. 2014 20(3):325-6. Epub 2014 Apr 08.
2011 May
Peppone LJ, Huston AJ, Reid ME, Rosier RN, Zakharia Y, Trump DL, Mustian KM, Janelsins MC, Purnell JQ, Morrow GR. "The effect of various vitamin D supplementation regimens in breast cancer patients." Breast cancer research and treatment. 2011 May; 127(1):171-7. Epub 2011 Mar 08.
D'Souza S, del Prete D, Jin S, Sun Q, Huston AJ, Kostov FE, Sammut B, Hong CS, Anderson JL, Patrene KD, Yu S, Velu CS, Xiao G, Grimes HL, Roodman GD, Galson DL. "Gfi1 expressed in bone marrow stromal cells is a novel osteoblast suppressor in patients with multiple myeloma bone disease." Blood. 2011 118(26):6871-80. Epub 2011 Oct 31.
Roscoe JA, Perlis ML, Pigeon WR, O'Neill KH, Heckler CE, Matteson-Rusby SE, Palesh OG, Shayne M, Huston A. "Few changes observed in polysomnographic-assessed sleep before and after completion of chemotherapy." Journal of psychosomatic research. 2011 71(6):423-8. Epub 2011 Sep 22.
2010 Jul
Peppone LJ, Hebl S, Purnell JQ, Reid ME, Rosier RN, Mustian KM, Palesh OG, Huston AJ, Ling MN, Morrow GR. "The efficacy of calcitriol therapy in the management of bone loss and fractures: a qualitative review." Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA. 2010 Jul; 21(7):1133-49. Epub 2009 Dec 04.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology (SMD) - Primary


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Hematology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences2000
BS | Biology | Wheaton College1995

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine07/01/2003 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/30/2001 - 06/30/2003
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/30/2000 - 06/30/2001