Jeffrey Matous, MD, is the medical director for the Colorado Blood Institute where he specializes in the treatment of blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and multiple myeloma, as well as in the field of blood and marrow transplantation. Dr. Matous received his medical degree with honors from the University of Washington and he completed his internal medicine residency and chief residency at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. His fellowship training in hematology and bone marrow transplantation was completed in Seattle, at the University of Washington and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Dr. Matous returned to practice in Denver in 1994. Dr. Matous has a particular interest in teaching medical students and internal medicine residents who are interested in the field of hematology/oncology. In addition, Dr. Matous is the lead investigator in clinical trials for Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, and multiple myeloma and is also on the board of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.