Precision Medicine Clinic (PMC) for Research

The UK Markey Cancer Center Precision Medicine Clinic is a clinic space dedicated to the advancement of treatment options for cancer patients through early phase clinical trials. Our clinic is partnered with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), among other cancer organizations, that provides the PMC access to numerous early phase drug options for our patients.

The PMC functions as an interdisciplinary clinic with physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and clinical research staff to provide optimal care for our research patients.

Clinical Trials

Learn more about Clinical Trials taking place at the UK Markey Cancer Center.
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Refer a patient

Outside physicians may refer their patients to one of the trials available at the PMC.
Refer a Patient

Contact Us

Contact the Precision Medicine Research Clinic office by phone (859)323-7372 or email.
  • John L. Villano, MD, PhD, Medical Director
  • Susanne M. Arnold, MD, Associate Director for Clinical Translation
  • Jeri Z. Reynolds, RN, BSN, CCRC, Research Nurse Manager

The Precision Medicine Patients Conference meets:

  • 8 – 9 a.m.
  • Every Tuesday
  • Meetings are currently held Via Zoom. Please email Jeri Reynolds, RN or ETCCART to attend.

Some conference meetings will include a 10-minute informal educational session provided by study personnel regarding inclusion/exclusion criteria, toxicity management, and the mechanism of action for available clinical trials.

Precision Medicine Research Office Phone: 859-323-7372 or

Precision Medicine Clinic Phone: 859-257-4488

Precision Medicine Fax: 859-257-0100

Jeri Reynolds, RN, BSN, CCRC, Research Nurse Manager:


To refer a patient, please contact Yvonne Taul, RN, Nurse Liaison at (859-323-2354 or via email, or fill out our online web form.

You can also download our full referral form to be sent by fax or email.

NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center - A Cancer Center Designated by the National Cancer Institute

Markey Cancer Center is designated by the National Cancer Institute as a Comprehensive Cancer Center – a distinction that recognizes our commitment to accelerating precision cancer research and care to patients. We are the first and only NCI-Comprehensive Cancer Center in Kentucky, and one of 57 in the nation.