Director of CME
Dr. Jayne Gurtler is a founding partner of Metairie Oncologist. She is a graduate of Newcomb College, Tulane University, and Tulane University School of Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency and Hematology/Oncology Fellowship training at Ochsner Foundation Hospital and followed this with a fellowship in Developmental Therapeutics from MD Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute.
Dr. Gurtler is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine and an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and Jefferson Parish Medical Society.
Dr. Gurtler serves on the editorial board of The Oncologist, a peer-reviewed academic publication of The Society for Translational Oncology.
Dr. Gurtler served on the faculty of Xavier University School of Pharmacy. A board-certified oncologist, she has conducted oncology research for more than 40 years and has over 20 publications in the last ten years. Every day, Dr. Gurtler strives to help her patients live fuller lives.