Dr. Delva P. Deauna-Limayo M.D., Hematologist (Blood Specialist)

Dr. Delva P. Deauna-Limayo M.D.

Hematologist-Oncologist | Hematology & Oncology

1 Breakthrough Way Las Vegas Nevada, 89135

About

Prior to joining the UC San Diego Nevada Cancer Institute, Dr Deauna-Limayo was the Director of the Myeloma and Lymphoma Program and the Chairman of the Educational Committee of the Cancer Program at the Kansas University Medical Center.   Nevada Cancer Institute is a part of the University of California San Diego Healthcare System.  Dr Deauna-Limayo focuses in the treatment and research of hematologic malignancies with special interest in multiple myeloma.  She is also the director of the oncology fellowship program. 

Education and Training

University of Santo Tomas

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine - Medical oncology

Hematology

Internal medicine

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Hematology

Provider Details

Male English, Spanish 35 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Director of Fellowship and CME Programs -
  • Medical Director, Myeloma and Lymphoma Programs, University of Kansas Medical Center -

Awards

  • Invited Participant, Molecular Biology and PCR Summer Workshop, Smith College,
  • Invited Participant, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Train-the-Trainer Update Workshop: Bringing Cancer Genetics to Clinical Practice, Fairmont Hotel at University Place, New Orleans, LA; March 19-21, 1999
  • Invited Participant, 2000 AACR/ASCO Workshop: Methods in Clinical Cancer Research, Vail Cascade Resort, Vail, Colorado; July 29-August 4, 2000
  • Recipient, Internal Medicine Merit Award, University of Kansas Medical Center. July 2005
  • Nominated Woman of the Year for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Las Vegas, NV – 1st runner up: raised $18,000+ for the society – May 21, 2010
  • Team Captain, NVCI Team for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s “Light the Night Walk”, Kellogg Zaher Park, November 5, 2011.

Residency

  • University of Southern California (Internal Medicine)

Treatments

  • Multiple Myeloma, Lymphoma, Hematologic Malignancies

Internships

  • University of Southern California (Internal Medicine)

Fellowships

  • University of Kansas (Hematology-Oncology)

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American Society for Blood and Bone Marrow Transplantation

Professional Affiliations

  • University of Nevada School of Medicine

Articles and Publications

  • Reddy P, Deauna-Limayo D, Cook J, Ganguly S, Bodensteiner D, Skikne B, Blecke C and Sahud M. Rixtuximab in the Treatment of Relapsed Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura - Ann Hematol 2005; 84: 232-235

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Love of the Profession, Hard Work

Areas of research

  • Focus on clinical research in the management of multiple myelomas, lymphomas and other hematologic malignancies. 

Philanthropic Initiatives

  • Nominated Man and Woman of the Year for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 2010

    Team Captain, Light the Night Walk, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 2011

Teaching and speaking

  • Invited speaker for local, regional and international conferences in the field of multiple myeloma and lymphomas

    Director of the Oncology Fellowship Program for the University of Nevada School of Medicine

    Provides lectures and board reviews for the residents and fellows of the University of Nevada School of Medicine

    Invited speaker for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society, International Myeloma Foundation and University Medical Center Cancer Support Groups

     

Favorite Place to Vacation

  • Europe

Hobbies / Sports

  • Watching Classic Movies

Favorite professional publications

  • Blood Journal

Hospital Affiliations

  • University Medical Center Las Vegas
  • Summerlin Hospital

Dr. Delva P. Deauna-Limayo M.D.'s Practice location

1 Breakthrough Way -
Las Vegas, Nevada 89135
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