Ryan Nipp, MD,MPH

About Ryan Nipp

Ryan Nipp, M.D., MPH, is a gastrointestinal oncologist and cancer outcomes researcher at OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center. He completed an internal medicine residency at Duke University and oncology fellowship at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center. His research focuses on optimizing the care delivered to patients with cancer. Specifically, his research platform consists of studies interfacing between palliative care, geriatric oncology and health services research.

Dr. Nipp’s goal is to improve the quality of life and care for patients with cancer and their family and he is interested in developing models of healthcare delivery to improve patients’ quality of life, address their symptom burden and promote patient-centered decision-making.

Affiliations OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center – Gastrointestinal Cancer Clinic, OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center, OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center – Geriatric Oncology Clinic
Health Education
  • Medical School
  • Doctor of Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Lubbock, TX
  • Residency
  • Internal Medicine Duke University Hospital
    Durham, NC
  • Fellowship
  • Hematology/Oncology Harvard Cancer Center / Dana-Farber / Massachusetts General Hospital
    Boston, MA
  • Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Cancer Outcomes Research
  • Geriatric Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Malignancies
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Quality of Life
  • Supportive Care
  • Care Delivery
  • Shared Decision-Making
  • Financial Toxicity
  • Symptoms and Side Effects
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