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Randall J. Kimple, MD, PhD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Kimple earned his medical degree from the University of North Carolina and completed his internship and residency at University of North Carolina Hospitals.


Oncology (Radiation)

UW Health Clinics

UW Carbone Cancer Center
(608) 263-8500 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Human Oncology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Radiation Oncology
Residency University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC
Internship University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC
Medical School University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, 2005

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

PubMed Articles
Ko HC Harari PM Sacotte RM Chen S Wieland AM Yu M Baschnagel AM Bruce JY Kimple RJ Witek ME . Prognostic implications of human papillomavirus status for patients with non-oropharyngeal head and neck squamous cell carcinomas. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2017 Jul 27;
[PubMed ID: 28752235]
Chiang J Nickel K Kimple RJ Brace CL . Potential Mechanisms of Vascular Thrombosis after Microwave Ablation in an in Vivo Liver. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017 Jul;28(7):1053-1058
[PubMed ID: 28456355]
Swick AD Prabakaran PJ Miller MC Javaid AM Fisher MM Sampene E Ong IM Hu R Iida M Nickel KP Bruce JY Wheeler DL Kimple RJ . Cotargeting mTORC and EGFR Signaling as a Therapeutic Strategy in HNSCC. Mol Cancer Ther. 2017 Jul;16(7):1257-1268
[PubMed ID: 28446642]
Jang S Patel PN Kimple RJ McCulloch TM . Clinical Outcomes and Prognostic Factors of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Head and Neck. Anticancer Res. 2017 Jun;37(6):3045-3052
[PubMed ID: 28551643]
Pointer KB Ko HC Brower JV Witek ME Kimple RJ Lloyd RV Harari PM Baschnagel AM . Small cell carcinoma of the head and neck: An analysis of the National Cancer Database. Oral Oncol. 2017 Jun;69:92-98
[PubMed ID: 28559027]
Brand TM Iida M Corrigan KL Braverman CM Coan JP Flanigan BG Stein AP Salgia R Rolff J Kimple RJ Wheeler DL . The receptor tyrosine kinase AXL mediates nuclear translocation of the epidermal growth factor receptor. Sci Signal. 2017 Jan 3;10(460)
[PubMed ID: 28049763]
Swick AD Stein AP McCulloch TM Hartig GK Ong IM Sampene E Prabakaran PJ Liu CZ Kimple RJ . Defining the boundaries and expanding the utility of head and neck cancer patient derived xenografts. Oral Oncol. 2017 Jan;64:65-72
[PubMed ID: 28024726]
Rosenberg SA Francis D Hullett CR Morris ZS Fisher MM Brower JV Bradley KA Anderson BM Bassetti MF Kimple RJ . Readability of Online Patient Educational Resources Found on NCI-Designated Cancer Center Web Sites. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2016 Jun;14(6):735-40
[PubMed ID: 27283166]
Campos D Peeters W Nickel K Burkel B Bussink J Kimple RJ van der Kogel A Eliceiri KW Kissick MW . Radiation Promptly Alters Cancer Live Cell Metabolic Fluxes: An In Vitro Demonstration. Radiat Res. 2016 May;185(5):496-504
[PubMed ID: 27128739]
Romick-Rosendale LE Hoskins EE Privette Vinnedge LM Foglesong GD Brusadelli MG Potter SS Komurov K Brugmann SA Lambert PF Kimple RJ Virts EL Hanenberg H Gillison ML Wells SI . Defects in the Fanconi Anemia Pathway in Head and Neck Cancer Cells Stimulate Tumor Cell Invasion through DNA-PK and Rac1 Signaling. Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Apr 15;22(8):2062-73
[PubMed ID: 26603260]
Wojcieszynski AP Olson AK Rong Y Kimple RJ Yadav P . Acute Toxicity From Breast Cancer Radiation Using Helical Tomotherapy With a Simultaneous Integrated Boost. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Apr;15(2):257-65
[PubMed ID: 25780060]
Francis DM Huang S Armstrong EA Werner LR Hullett C Li C Morris ZS Swick AD Kragh M Lantto J Kimple RJ Harari PM . Pan-HER Inhibitor Augments Radiation Response in Human Lung and Head and Neck Cancer Models. Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Feb 1;22(3):633-43
[PubMed ID: 26420857]
Fru LC Adamson EB Campos DD Fain SB Jacques SL van der Kogel AJ Nickel KP Song C Kimple RJ Kissick MW . Potential role of the glycolytic oscillator in acute hypoxia in tumors. Phys Med Biol. 2015 Dec 21;60(24):9215-25
[PubMed ID: 26576743]
Swick AD Chatterjee A De Costa AM Kimple RJ . Modulation of therapeutic sensitivity by human papillomavirus. Radiother Oncol. 2015 Sep;116(3):342-5
[PubMed ID: 26364887]
Morris ZS Weichert JP Saker J Armstrong EA Besemer A Bednarz B Kimple RJ Harari PM . Therapeutic combination of radiolabeled CLR1404 with external beam radiation in head and neck cancer model systems. Radiother Oncol. 2015 Sep;116(3):504-9
[PubMed ID: 26123834]
Liang E Brower JV Rice SR Buehler DG Saha S Kimple RJ . Merkel Cell Carcinoma Analysis of Outcomes: A 30-Year Experience. PLoS One. 2015;10(6):e0129476
[PubMed ID: 26053480]
Brand TM Iida M Stein AP Corrigan KL Braverman CM Coan JP Pearson HE Bahrar H Fowler TL Bednarz BP Saha S Yang D Gill PS Lingen MW Saloura V Villaflor VM Salgia R Kimple RJ Wheeler DL . AXL Is a Logical Molecular Target in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2015 Jun 1;21(11):2601-12
[PubMed ID: 25767293]
Kimple RJ Harari PM . The prognostic value of HPV in head and neck cancer patients undergoing postoperative chemoradiotherapy. Ann Transl Med. 2015 May;3(Suppl 1):S14
[PubMed ID: 26046059]
Stein AP Saha S Kraninger JL Swick AD Yu M Lambert PF Kimple RJ . Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus in Oropharyngeal Cancer: A Systematic Review. Cancer J. 2015 May-Jun;21(3):138-46
[PubMed ID: 26049691]
Stein AP Swick AD Smith MA Blitzer GC Yang RZ Saha S Harari PM Lambert PF Liu CZ Kimple RJ . Xenograft assessment of predictive biomarkers for standard head and neck cancer therapies. Cancer Med. 2015 May;4(5):699-712
[PubMed ID: 25619980]