Keith Skubitz, MD

Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation

Keith Skubitz

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware ST SE
MMC 480
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Audra Field

Administrative Phone
612-626-3003

Administrative Email
afield@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-625-6919

Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation


Hematologist / Oncologist


Medical School, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Residency, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Dr. Skubitz has led the medical oncology arm of the Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor program at the University since 1988. He received an AB in physics and chemistry from Cornell University and an MD from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and then did internal medicine training at the University of Minnesota. He completed two fellowships, one in Clinical Pharmacology at Johns Hopkins and one in Medical Oncology at the University of Minnesota.

Awards & Recognition

  • Inventor Recognition Award, University of Minnesota (2017)
  • University Innovation Award, DOM (2011)
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • International Who's Who of Professionals (1996-present)
  • Inventor Recognition Award, University of Minnesota (2005, 2008)
  • Top 1% of Most-Cited Investigators in Biosciences (2005)

Professional Associations

  • Head, Medical Oncology Arm of the Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Program
  • Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Member, American Society of Hematology
  • University of Minnesota Sarcoma Executive Committee (2009-present)
  • Connective Tissue Oncology Society
  • International Society of Hematology
  • Society for Leukocyte Biology 
  • Minneapolis Society of Internal Medicine 
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology 
  • New York Academy of Sciences 
  • Central Society for Clinical Research 
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • American Society for Cell Biology 
  • Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Society
  • American Federation for Clinical Research 
  • American College of Physicians 

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Dr. Skubitz cares for patients with a variety of malignancies and related diseases. His research primarily involves drug development and clinical trials, including the use of genomics to identify new drug targets and predict disease outcome.

Clinical

Clinics

Masonic Cancer Center

Clinical Interests

Variety of malignancies and related diseases including sarcomas and kidney cancer; Bone and soft tissue cancer