After graduating from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey at Rutgers Medical School with a medical degree, Dr. Russell R. De Luca completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey at Rutgers Medical School. He completed a fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at University of Maryland Cancer Center.
He is board certified in internal medicine, oncology, hematology, and hospice and palliative medicine. His clinical interests are all adult hematological disorders and cancers.
He is a member of the American College of Physicians, Fellow, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the Maryland & D.C. Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
He has been Chief of Oncology at Baltimore Washington Medical Center since 1995, a senior medical director at Hospice of the Chesapeake since 1994, and a clinical assistant professor at University of Maryland. He founded COHA over 20 years ago.
He has been a 30 year resident of Howard County. He enjoys reading, listening to music, attending theater productions and traveling. He is a parishoner of St. John the Evangelist in Columbia. He is also known to have an extensive St. Bernard collection.
He currently sees patients at Tate Cancer Center and Annapolis Cancer Center.