Faculty Profile

Walter Stadler
Section of Hematology / Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730
Fred C. Buffett Professor of Medicine; Dean for Clinical Research, Biological Sciences Division; Senior Advisor to Comprehensive Cancer Center Director

Academic Interests

Dr. Stadler focuses on the treatment of patients with kidney, bladder, prostate, and testes cancer. His research interests are related to new drug development for these patients. To this end he continues to design and conduct phase I, II, and III clinical trials. He is also active in developing new blood based, pathologic, and imaging markers to assist in monitoring of therapy and predicting patient outcome.

Clinical Interests

Kidney cancer, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, bladder cancer


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  • BS, 1984, University of Illinois, Chemistry
  • MD, 1988, Yale University
  • Residency, 1991, Michael Reese Hospital, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 1994, The University of Chicago, Hematology/Oncology