John A Fort

John A Fort, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: MD-PEDS-HEMATOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-9120
Business Email: john.fort@ufl.edu

About John A Fort

John Fort, M.D., attended the University of Louisville for medical school and his pediatric residency. He then completed his fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at the University of Florida. Dr. Fort served as an assistant professor at George Washington University and an attending physician at Miami Children’s Hospital before joining the University of Florida faculty in 2012. He is a member of the American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation, American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Oncology Group, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium and National Marrow Donor Program.

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Areas of Interest
  • Bone marrow transplant
  • Brain tumor – children

Publications

2021
Pediatric HCT in Florida (2014 -2016): A report from the FPBCC.
Pediatric transplantation. 25(5) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13931. [PMID] 33245834.
2021
Race as a factor in donor selection and survival of children with hematologic malignancies undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplant in Florida.
Pediatric blood & cancer. 68(10) [DOI] 10.1002/pbc.29180. [PMID] 34121322.
2020
Infusion of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Products Using Pump Mechanism: An Approach Worth Consideration?
Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 42(3):e174-e176 [DOI] 10.1097/MPH.0000000000001491. [PMID] 31033784.
2020
Primary pulmonary artery sarcoma in the pediatric patient: Review of literature and a case report.
Radiology case reports. 15(7):1110-1114 [DOI] 10.1016/j.radcr.2020.05.016. [PMID] 32477441.
2018
Late Effects After Radiotherapy for Childhood Low-grade Glioma.
American journal of clinical oncology. 41(3):307-312 [DOI] 10.1097/COC.0000000000000267. [PMID] 26808258.
2017
A Case Presentation: Rare Occurrence of an Adolescent Male Presenting With an ATRT and Simultaneous Low-grade Glioneuronal Tumor.
Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 39(8):e456-e459 [DOI] 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000871. [PMID] 28731919.
2016
FGFR1 N546K and H3F3A K27M mutations in a diffuse leptomeningeal tumour with glial and neuronal markers.
Histopathology. 69(4):704-7 [DOI] 10.1111/his.12983. [PMID] 27061725.
2015
Optic nerve pilomyxoid astrocytoma in a patient with Noonan syndrome.
Pediatric blood & cancer. 62(6):1084-6 [DOI] 10.1002/pbc.25382. [PMID] 25585602.
2014
Late toxicity following craniospinal radiation for early-stage medulloblastoma.
Acta oncologica (Stockholm, Sweden). 53(4):471-80 [DOI] 10.3109/0284186X.2013.862596. [PMID] 24564687.
2014
Local control in non-metastatic medulloblastoma.
Acta oncologica (Stockholm, Sweden). 53(9):1151-7 [DOI] 10.3109/0284186X.2014.932434. [PMID] 24991891.
2014
Pa32540 (a Coordinated-Delivery Tablet of Enteric-Coated Aspirin 325 Mg and Immediate-Release Omeprazole 40 Mg) Versus Enteric-Coated Aspirin 325 Mg Alone in Subjects At Risk for Aspirin-Associated Gastric Ulcers: Results of Two 6-Month, Phase 3 Studies
American heart journal. 168(4):495+-502.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ahj.2014.05.017. [PMID] 25262259.
2013
Factors Impacting Long-Term Local Control in Nonmetastatic Medulloblastoma
International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 87
2013
Late Effects Following Radiation Therapy for Childhood Low-Grade Glioma
International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 87
2011
Modified Severity of Dyspepsia Assessment pain scale: a new tool for measuring upper abdominal pain in osteoarthritis patients taking NSAIDs.
Patient related outcome measures. 2:135-43 [DOI] 10.2147/PROM.S18077. [PMID] 22915974.
1990
CD9 is an unreliable antibody for bone marrow purging.
Progress in clinical and biological research. 333:185-9 [PMID] 2408060.
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1989
Adult-type T-cell lymphoma in an adolescent with human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 seropositivity.
Medical and pediatric oncology. 17(3):236-8 [PMID] 2747594.
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1989
Thrombocytosis and hyperkalemia revisited.
The American journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 11(3):334-6 [PMID] 2782564.
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1988
High-risk Ewing’s sarcoma: end-intensification using autologous bone marrow transplantation.
International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 15(1):53-9 [PMID] 3292490.
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1988
Vasoocclusion with homozygous hemoglobin-C disease.
The American journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 10(4):323-5 [PMID] 3239710.
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Grants

Jul 2019 ACTIVE
FLDOH CMS Hematology/Oncology – COQXE A4
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS via US DEPT OF HLTH & HUMAN SER OFFICE OF RE

Education

Fellowship – Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
1989 · University of Florida
Residency – Pediatrics
1986 · University of Louisville
Internship – Pediatrics
1984 · University of Louisville
Medical Degree
1983 · University of Louisville

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship
2018
MDC7401 Senior Pediatric Clk
2018
MDT7400 Elect Top/Pediatrics

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9120
Emails:
Business:
john.fort@ufl.edu