44344-Espinoza-Gutarra, Manuel

Manuel R. Espinoza-Gutarra, MD


Phone 317-948-6942
Indiana Cancer Pavilion
535 Barnhill Dr., Suite 473

Indianapolis, IN 46202-5289



I attended medical school at Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos Facultad de Medicina San Fernando in Peru. I completed my internal medicine residency training at UT San Antonio. In my free time, I like to swim and play water polo. My clinical interests include malignant hematology and stem cell transplantation.

Key Publications

Manuel Ricardo Espinoza Gutarra, Nasser H. Hanna, Lawrence H. Einhorn, and Nabil Adra. Differences in clinical characteristics and outcomes between white (W) and non-white (NW) patients with metastatic germ cell tumor (mGCT) treated at Indiana University (IU). Journal of Clinical Oncology 2020 38:15_suppl, e19053-e19053. ASCO 2020 Annual Meeting

Espinoza-Gutarra MR, Green SD, Zeidner JF, Konig H. CD123-targeted therapy in acute myeloid leukemia. Expert Rev Hematol. 2021 Jun 14:1-16.

Manuel R. Espinoza Gutarra, Susan M. Rawl, Robin E. Valenzuela, Erik Parker, Lilian Golzari-Arroyo, Malloy L. Caelli, Tisha R. Reid, Laura A. Haunert, Heather A. O’Leary, Gerardo Maupome, David A. Haggstrom. Factors associated with cancer screening adherence among Latinos in Indiana: Results of an electronic survey. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2021 e22513. ASCO 2021 Annual Meeting.

Frei CR, Le H, McHugh D, Ryan K, Jones X, Galley S, Franklin K, Baus CJ, Tavera J, Janania-Martinez M, Gregorio D, Ananth S, Uribe R, Surapaneni P, Espinoza-Gutarra M, Song MM, Teng C, Obodozie-Ofoegbu OO, Nooruddin Z. Outcomes in chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients on novel agents in the US Veterans Health Administration System. Leuk Lymphoma. 2021 Feb 11:1-14

Christopher R. Frei, Kellie Ryan, Hannah Le, Daniel McHugh, Obiageri O. Obodozie-Ofoegbu, Chengwen Teng, Xavier Jones, Samantha Galley, Kathleen Franklin, Juan Tavera, Michelle Janania-Martinez, David Gregorio, Snegha Ananth, Ricardo Uribe, Prathibha Surapaneni, Manuel Espinoza-Gutarra, Michael Song, Zohra Nooruddin. Adverse Event Clusters Present at Dose-Reduction in CLL Patients on Ibrutinib in the US Veterans Health Administration. ASCO Quality of Care Symposium 2020.

Titles & Appointments

  • Resident Appointee
  • Education
    2023 FEL Indiana University School of Medicine
    2019 RES University of Texas Health
    2014 MD Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos Facultad de Medicina, San Fernando, Peru
  • Research

    Active Research

    Indiana University Simon Cancer Center Hematologic Malignancies Tissue Bank. Protocol Number:1010002660. P.I: Fabiana Perna MD, Ph.D. The primary objective of this study is to use primary patient AML samples to identify new targets for immunotherapy.

    A comparison of lung cancer screening programs in central Indiana. Protocol Number: 2006129350. P.I: Nasser Hanna, MD. The primary objective of this study is to compare and contrast the subject demographics and outcomes of the RLR VA and IU health system’s lung cancer screening programs.

    Indiana Latino Health Assessment. Protocol Number: 2002388780 P.I: Susan Rawl PhD, David Haggstrom MD. Describe knowledge, beliefs, and behaviors regarding cancer screening and prevention strategies (healthy diet, physical activity, tobacco and alcohol use) among Hispanic adults residing in the IUSCC catchment area.

     Evaluation of Quality of Cancer Care amongst Hispanics with Breast, Prostate, or Lung cancer. Protocol Number: 2006193193 P.I: David Haggstrom MD. To assess the appropriateness of care in the 3 most common cancers (Breast, Prostate, and Non-Small Cell Lung) among Hispanic patients seen at Eskenazi and IU Hospitals during a 5-year period and will measure rates of guideline-concordant care among this population as compared to non-Hispanics.

  • Professional Organizations
    American Association for Cancer Research
    American College of Physicians
    American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
    American Society of Hematology
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • Awards
    Org: Indiana University
    Desc: Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Alumni Award
    Scope: Division
    Org: American Society of Clinical Oncology
    Desc: Conquer Cancer Travel Award
    Scope: National
    Org: American Society of Clinical Oncology
    Desc: Editorial Fellowship Program
    Scope: National
    Org: SWOG Cancer Research Network
    Desc: Diversity Equity and Inclusion Research Champion
    Scope: National
    Org: American Society of Clinical Oncology
    Desc: ASCO Trainee Council Member
    Scope: National
    Org: American Association for Cancer Research
    Desc: Molecular Biology in Clinical Oncology Workshop
    Scope: National

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