|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 587-4358||Huntsman Cancer Hospital
Clinic 1A, GI/Phase I
1950 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Dr. G. Weldon Gilcrease, MD is an Instructor of Medicine in the oncology division at the University of Utah School of Medicine and a Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) investigator. He specializes in gastrointestinal cancers and patients enrolled in early phase trials.
Dr. Gilcrease focuses on early phase clinical trials and drug development. He is involved in preclinical research and Phase I/II trials for patients affected with inoperable colorectal cancer. His research entails exploiting important pathways that drive cancer, including the beta-catenin pathway in colorectal cancer. He hopes to bring novel and targeted therapies into the clinic to benefit patients.
Dr. Gilcrease has been at the University of Utah since 2009. He completed a hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Utah and HCI where he was awarded the Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award in 2011. Prior to that he completed his residency at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, CA where he received the Outstanding Resident Award for his medical care and dedication to learning and teaching. He served as Chief Resident after completing his residency. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arizona.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Internal Medicine - Instructor
|Board Certification||American Board of Internal Medicine
National Board of Medical Examiners