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J. Russell Hoverman, M.D., Ph.D.

J. Russell Hoverman, M.D., Ph.D.

Provider Type: Physician

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology

General Summary

Dr. Hoverman is currently the Vice President of Quality Programs for Texas Oncology, P.A. and is the Medical Director of Managed Care for The US Oncology Network. He also serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Council for the Austin Metro Unit of the American Cancer Society.


Medical degree in 1971 from Duke University; internship in medicine at Albany Hospital, Albany, New York 1971-1972; fellowship in hematology and oncology 1972-1973, and at Baylor Affiliated Hospitals, Dallas, Texas in 1977.

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Research Interest

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Accolades & Memberships

American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Law and Medicine, American Society of Internal Medicine, and Ethics Committee member for two Austin hospitals and Hospice Austin.

Community Service


  • Pathways, Outcomes, and Costs in Colon Cancer:  Retrospective evaluations in two distinct databases

    Journal of Oncology Practice, 2011

  • Imaging in Early Breast Cancer

    American Society Clinical Oncology, 2008

  • Assessment of medication safety in the outpatient setting.

    Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2007

  • Financial Aspects of Lung Cancer.

    Tumors of the Chest - Biology, Diagnosis and Management, 2006

  • The Development of an Outpatient Chemotherapy Medication Safety Program.

    Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2006