Spotlight - Dr. Alan Rodney

Dr. Alan RodneyMeet Dr. Alan Rodney a native of New Orleans, Louisiana who is in private practice with Texas Oncology, PA at the Deke Slayton Cancer Center. He works out of offices in both Webster and Pearland, Texas. Dr. Rodney completed both his undergraduate and medical education at Xavier University and Louisiana State University School of Medicine respectively. 

He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at the LSU Health Science Center and then went on to do a combined fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and Baylor College of Medicine.   He has developed an interest in cancers of the prostate, colon, breast, and lung as well as lymphoma. Dr. Alan has allowed the opportunity for eligible patients to participate in well-designed clinical trials close to home within the US Oncology clinical trial network.

In addition to being a member of the Houston Medical Forum, Dr. Rodney belongs to the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, and Texas Society of Medical Oncology.   

He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Oncology and Hematology in addition to holding medical licenses in the both the states of Texas and Louisiana. He is currently a member of the Memorial Hermann cancer Committee and site leader for Texas Oncology Clinical Pathways.  

Dr. Rodney has coauthored abstracts and articles for peer reviewed journals such as Cancer and American Journal of Clinical Oncology .He has served as a speaker for the Oncology Division of Lilly, Bristol-Myers and Celgene

Some of his honors and accolades include graduating Magna Cum Laude from Xavier University and receiving both the Robert C. Byrd and Rousseye Academic Honors Scholarships. In 2005, he received the Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Award in Oncology several years after twice receiving the New Orleans Medical Association Young Physician Award in 1998 and 2000.