Merry Markham, MD

Merry J Markham, MD, FACP FASCO

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Publications

Twenty-first Century Bedside Manner: Exploring Patient-Centered Communication in Secure Messaging with Cancer Patients.
Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education
2021

Quality Care in Survivorship: Lessons Learned From the ASCO Quality Oncology Practice Initiative.
JCO oncology practice
2021

Negative affect and the utilization of tobacco treatment among adult smokers with cancer.
Psycho-oncology
2021

Improving secure messaging: A framework for support, partnership & information-giving communicating electronically (SPICE).
Patient education and counseling
2021

Clinical Cancer Advances 2021: ASCO's Report on Progress Against Cancer.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2021

Benchmarks for Academic Oncology Faculty.
JCO oncology practice
2021

Web-based LGBT cultural competency training intervention for oncologists: Pilot study results.
Cancer
2020

The Bucket List.
Journal of palliative medicine
2020

Robotic-assisted interval cytoreductive surgery in ovarian cancer: a feasibility study.
Obstetrics & gynecology science
2020

Palliative Care Scorecard: An Update for the Outpatient Setting.
Journal of palliative medicine
2020

Moving Forward in Cervical Cancer: Enhancing Susceptibility to DNA Repair Inhibition and Damage, an NCI Clinical Trials Planning Meeting Report.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
2020

Germline PALB2, ATM variants in a patient with breast and ovarian cancer at risk for familial cancer syndrome: Is there a role for risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy?
Obstetrics & gynecology science
2020

Developing and Validating a Computable Phenotype for the Identification of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Individuals and Subgroups.
AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings. AMIA Symposium
2020

Clinical Cancer Advances 2020: Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer From the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2020

Benchmarks for Academic Oncology Faculty
JCO Oncology Practice
2020

An Implementation Trial to Improve Tobacco Treatment for Cancer Patients: Patient Preferences, Treatment Acceptability and Effectiveness.
International journal of environmental research and public health
2020

A Randomized Phase II Trial of Epigenetic Priming with Guadecitabine and Carboplatin in Platinum-resistant, Recurrent Ovarian Cancer
Clinical Cancer Research
2020

A Randomized Phase II Trial of Epigenetic Priming with Guadecitabine and Carboplatin in Platinum-resistant, Recurrent Ovarian Cancer.
Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research
2020

A Call to Action: Ethics Committee Roundtable Recommendations for Addressing Burnout and Moral Distress in Oncology.
JCO oncology practice
2020

Minimally invasive interval cytoreductive surgery in ovarian cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Journal of robotic surgery
2019

Marginal zone lymphoma-associated antiphospholipid antibodies successfully treated with bendamustine rituximab

2019

Marginal zone lymphoma-associated antiphospholipid antibodies successfully treated with bendamustine rituximab.
BMJ case reports
2019

Developing a web-based LGBT cultural competency training for oncologists: The COLORS training.
Patient education and counseling
2019

Clinical Cancer Advances 2019: Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer From the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2019

Application of an objective structured clinical examination to evaluate and monitor intern's proficiency of hand hygiene and personal protective equipment use in the United States.
Journal of educational evaluation for health professions
2019

Rural-urban and racial-ethnic differences in awareness of direct-to-consumer genetic testing.
BMC public health
2018

Principles for the Oncologist in Caring for Muslim Patients.
Journal of oncology practice
2018

Peripheral T-cell lymphoma mimicking classic Hodgkin’s lymphoma in a patient presenting with fevers of unknown origin

2018

Peripheral T-cell lymphoma mimicking classic Hodgkin's lymphoma in a patient presenting with fevers of unknown origin.
BMJ case reports
2018

Patients With Cancer and Social Media: Harness Benefits, Avoid Drawbacks.
Journal of oncology practice
2018

Minimally invasive interval cytoreductive surgery in ovarian cancer: systematic review and metaanalysis
Journal of Robotic Surgery
2018

Integrating Social Media in Modern Oncology Practice and Research.
American Society of Clinical Oncology educational book. American Society of Clinical Oncology. Annual Meeting
2018

Impact of Closed Facebook Group Participation on Female Hematology/Oncology Physicians.
Journal of oncology practice
2018

Bevacizumab Eligibility in Patients with Metastatic and Recurrent Cervical Cancer: A Retrospective Review.
Clinical Medicine Insights. Oncology
2018

An interactive multimodality curriculum teaching medicine residents about oncologic documentation and billing

2018

An Interactive Multimodality Curriculum Teaching Medicine Residents About Oncologic Documentation and Billing.
MedEdPORTAL : the journal of teaching and learning resources
2018

A Phase I Clinical Trial of Guadecitabine and Carboplatin in Platinum-Resistant, Recurrent Ovarian Cancer: Clinical, Pharmacokinetic, and Pharmacodynamic Analyses.
Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research
2018

Synchronous Occurrence of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia and Mantle Cell Lymphoma.
Case reports in hematology
2017

Social Media for Networking, Professional Development, and Patient Engagement.
American Society of Clinical Oncology educational book. American Society of Clinical Oncology. Annual Meeting
2017

Social Media for Networking, Professional Development, and Patient Engagement.
American Society of Clinical Oncology educational book. American Society of Clinical Oncology. Annual Meeting
2017

Risks and benefits of Twitter use by hematologists/oncologists in the era of digital medicine.
Seminars in hematology
2017

Quality of Social Media and Web-Based Information Regarding Inappropriate Nuclear Cardiac Stress Testing and the Choosing Wisely Campaign: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Interactive Journal of Medical Research
2017

Primary gastric Burkitt lymphoma: a rare cause of life-threatening haematemesis.
BMJ case reports
2017

Primary Gastric Burkitt Lymphoma: A Rare Cause of Life Threatening Hematemesis

2017

Infusion Room-Based Transition to Practice Model for Teaching Cancer Systemic Therapy Management.
Journal of oncology practice
2017

Implementation of a mock root cause analysis to provide simulated patient safety training.
BMJ open quality
2017

Choosing Wisely in Oncology: Are We Ready For Value-Based Care?
Journal of oncology practice
2017

Cancer Survivor's History and Physical.
Southern medical journal
2017

The Intern Handover: the Gap Between Expectations and Performance
Medical Science Educator
2016

Suspected autoimmune myocarditis and cardiac conduction abnormalities with nivolumab therapy for non-small cell lung cancer.
BMJ case reports
2016

Epstein-Barr Virus-Positive Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Involving the Colon in a Patient With Ulcerative Pancolitis and Polymyositis on Long-Term Methotrexate Therapy.
Gastroenterology research
2016

ESMO / ASCO Recommendations for a Global Curriculum in Medical Oncology Edition 2016.
ESMO open
2016

Disparities in conditional net survival among non-Hodgkin lymphoma survivors: a population-based analysis.
Leukemia & lymphoma
2016

Clinical Cancer Advances 2016: Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer From the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2016

Chemotherapy in ovarian germ cell tumors: A systematic review.
Gynecologic oncology
2016

Use of Adjuvant Cisplatin-Based Versus Carboplatin-Based Chemotherapy in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Findings From the Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care.
Journal of oncology practice
2015

Rare case of syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone as the initial presentation of ovarian cancer recurrence.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2015

Outcomes of Definitive Radiation Therapy for Primary Vaginal Carcinoma.
American journal of clinical oncology
2015

Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: Changes in Psychosocial Quality of Care Indicators Over a 3-Year Interval.
Journal of oncology practice
2015

Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: improvements on colorectal cancer quality of care indicators during a 3-year interval.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
2014

Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: improvements in breast cancer quality indicators during a 3-year interval.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
2014

Fellowship engagement in hematology/oncology professionalism training.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2014

Clinical Epigenetic Resensitization of Platinum-Resistant, Recurrent Ovarian Cancer Patients With Sgi-110, a Novel, Second-Generation, Subcutaneously Administered Hypomethylating Agent (Hma)
Cancer Research
2014

Changes in the care of non-small-cell lung cancer after audit and feedback: the Florida initiative for quality cancer care.
Journal of oncology practice
2014

The inadequacy of 20 dollars.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2012

Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome as an Initial Presentation of ALK-Negative Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma.
Case reports in hematology
2012

Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome as an Initial Presentation of ALK-Negative Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma.
Case reports in hematology
2012

Evaluating the quality of colorectal cancer care in the state of Florida: results from the Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care.
Journal of oncology practice
2012

Effects of a brief multimedia psychoeducational intervention on the attitudes and interest of patients with cancer regarding clinical trial participation: a multicenter randomized controlled trial.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
2012

Characterization and Immunotherapeutic Implication of a Novel Cerebro-Spinal Fluid-Derived Alk-Positive Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Cell Line
Blood
2012

Art of Oncology: The Inadequacy of $20
Journal of Clinical Oncology
2012

Quality of care in non-small-cell lung cancer: findings from 11 oncology practices in Florida.
Journal of oncology practice
2011

Evaluating the quality of psychosocial care in outpatient medical oncology settings using performance indicators.
Psycho-oncology
2011

Degree of variability in performance on breast cancer quality indicators: findings from the Florida initiative for quality cancer care.
Journal of oncology practice
2011

Hepatitis B reactivation and rituximab in the oncology practice.
The oncologist
2010

Head-To-Head Comparisons of Quality of Life Instruments for Young Adult Survivors of Childhood and Adolescent Cancer
Value in Health
2010

Role of phlebotomy in the management of hemoglobin SC disease: case report and review of the literature.
American journal of hematology
2003

Research Interests

Dr. Markham focuses her clinical expertise and investigations on gynecologic malignancies. She serves as the Program Leader for the multidisciplinary Gynecologic Oncology Program at UF and the Research Lead for the UF Health Cancer Center's Gynecologic Cancers Disease Site Group.
Highly involved in medical education, Dr. Markham has been a medical school course director and is a frequent lecturer in the College of Medicine. She serves as a mentor and teacher of medical students, residents, and hematology-oncology fellows in the Department of Medicine, and she has received numerous awards for her teaching activities.
Dr. Markham's research interests include - experimental therapeutics and prognostic factors for gynecological malignancies; quality of cancer care and quality improvement strategies; and cancer communications, including the role of social media in medicine, patient education, patient decision making and empowerment, and medical education.

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