Principal Investigators and Research Publications
Celeste A. Bremer - M.D., FACP at Luke Hillier Cancer Research Alliance

Celeste A. Bremer, M.D., FACP

Malignant Hematology Research Leader, Virginia Oncology Associates

Medical Education and Training

  • Medical School

    Eastern Virginia Medical School

  • Internship

    Eastern Virginia Medical School

  • Residency

    Eastern Virginia Medical School

  • Fellowship

    Hematology/Oncology fellowship - Tulane University School of Medicine

Board Certification

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Areas of Research

  • Malignant hematology
  • Breast cancer


Dr. Bremer has conducted Hematology/ Oncology research, with a special focus on breast tumors. Prior to joining Virginia Oncology Associates, Dr. Bremer served as Associate Program Director for the National Capital Area (NCA) Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Training Program in Bethesda, MD. She also supervised the Hematology training of NCA and National Cancer Institute (NCI) fellows for the Navy. She is currently Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.

Dr. Bremer is a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine, with subspecialties in Hematology and Oncology. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP) and an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and American Society Hematology (ASH). She received the Governor’s Recognition Award from ACP’s Navy Chapter (2006) and the Navy Commendation Medal from the Expeditionary Medical Facility (2007), for superior patient care at Camp Lemonier, Djibouti, Africa. She also serves on the Board of Directors for Susan G. Komen and is part of the Breast and Colon Cancers Committee with Sentara.

A South Hampton Roads native, Dr. Bremer treats patients at the Princess Anne offices.

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