Keith Stewart, MB, ChB, MBA

Professor of Cancer Research
Director, Center for Individualized Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Dr. Keith Stewart is a consultant in the Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic. In addition, he serves as the Carlson and Nelson Endowed Director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, and is recognized as the Vasek and Anna Maria Polak Professor of Cancer Research. Dr. Stewart’s current responsibilities at Mayo Clinic relate to the application of genomics to human health across the spectrum of discovery, translation, and application to clinical practice. He has served in several leadership roles across both research and clinical practice at Mayo Clinic, including as Dean for Research in Arizona, and as a member of the Arizona Executive Operations Team and Clinical Practice Committees.

Dr. Stewart has served on multiple boards for both non-profit and commercial organizations, most recently as a non-executive board member with Genomics England, Oncospire Inc. and OneOme Inc. He has more than 25 years of sustained national funding for a laboratory research program. He has authored more than 300 journal articles and other written publications, and has served as an associate editor of Blood and ASH Clinical News. Dr. Stewart’s research interest is in the genomics and biology of myeloma and he has led numerous clinical trials of new drugs for this blood cancer.

Last modified: March 23, 2021