C. Parker Gibbs

C. Parker Gibbs, M.D.

PROFESSOR

Department: MD-ORTHOPAEDICS / REHAB
Business Phone: (352) 273-7001
Business Email: GIBBCP@shands.ufl.edu

About C. Parker Gibbs

C. Parker Gibbs, MD earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and his medical degree from the University of Florida in 1989 before going on to complete his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Colorado and his fellowships in Orthopaedic Oncology and Research at the University of Chicago. He served as director of Musculoskeletal Oncology at the University of Colorado from 1997-2002. He returned to the University of Florida in 2003 to work in the Department of Orthopaedics where he is now a tenured professor. He was named the Eugene Jewett Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2011 and serves as the Chief of the Division of Musculoskeletal Oncology and director of the Orthopaedic Oncology laboratory. Dr. Gibbs is currently the Chief Medical Officer for UF Health and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs in the College of Medicine.

Dr. Gibbs’ clinical research and practice revolves around the treatment of bone and soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities and pelvis in both children and adults. He has authored 75 scientific manuscripts and numerous book chapters. Dr. Gibbs has served as the principal investigator on R21 and R01 awards from the NIH/NCI supporting his work on intra-tumoral heterogeneity in Osteosarcoma and its relationship to tumor initiating cells and reversible malignant potential.

Gibbs has served as an officer in the Connective Tissue Oncology Society and the Musculoskeltal Tumor Society. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society and has served as an oral examiner for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Accomplishments

Eugene L. Jewett Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
2011-2017 · n/a
Faculty Research Award in Clinical Science
2011 · University of Florida
Distinguished Alumnus of the Year
2010 · University of Colorado

Board Certifications

  • Musculoskeletal Oncology
    American Board Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Areas of Interest
  • Bone lesion biopsy
  • Ewing sarcoma
  • Fibrous dysplasia
  • Osteoid osteoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma

Publications

2011 International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
2011 International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
2010 International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
2009 International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
2009 American Journal of Clinical Oncology-Cancer Clinical Trials
2009 Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research
2008 Skeletal Radiology
2008 International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
2006 American Journal of Clinical Oncology-Cancer Clinical Trials
2006 American Journal of Clinical Oncology-Cancer Clinical Trials
2006 American Journal of Clinical Oncology-Cancer Clinical Trials

Grants

Apr 2017 ACTIVE
Miscellaneous Donors Project – Gibbs
MISCELLANEOUS DONORS · Principal Investigator
Dec 2009 – Dec 2018
An Open-label, Multi-center, Phase 2 Study of Denosumab in Subjects with Giant Cell Tumor of Bone
AMGEN INC · Project Manager

Patents

Published October 2007
Stem-Like Cells in Bone Sarcomas
#US-2009-0202431-A1
Published March 2008
Stem-Like Cells in Bone Sarcomas
#US-2009-0239217-A1

Education

Fellowship – Orthopaedic Oncology
1997 · University of Chicago
Residency – Orthopaedic Surgery
1994 · University of Colorado
Internship – Surgery
1990 · University of Colorado
Medical Degree
1989 · University of Florida
Bachelor of Arts – Biology
1984 · University of Virginia

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-7001
Emails: