R. Lor Randall holds M.D. and F.A.C.S. degrees. He serves as a Professor in the Orthopaedics Department at the University of Utah and the Director of Sarcoma Services at the University of Utah’s Huntsman Cancer Institute and Primary Children’s Medical Center. He has a busy quaternary referral clinical practice specializing in musculoskeletal surgical oncology. Dr. Randall serves also as the Medical Director of the Huntsman Cancer Hospital Operating Rooms. The Sarcoma Services at HCI, because of its comprehensive experience in sarcomas, are continually developing and refining institutional-based research and treatment protocols to improve the outcome in these rare but highly malignant conditions. HCI is a SARC participant and also is very active in the Children’s Oncology Group. Randall came to Huntsman Cancer Institute in 1998 from The University of Washington, where he completed a fellowship in musculoskeletal oncology. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine in 1992 and completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Randall's clinical and research efforts have been recognized internationally. Amongst his honors, he is the recipient of the Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons' Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Scholar Award as well as Best Paper Award and has been invited as an American-British-Canadian Traveling Fellow. He serves presently as President of the Connective Tissue Oncology Society and a member of several national and international oncology and surgical societies including the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, Children's Oncology Group, Interurban Orthopaedic Society and the Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is the author of numerous scientific manuscripts, book chapters, and abstracts in the field of sarcoma surgery and biology.
Biography Updated on 26 April 2011