Division of Internal Medicine
Seated (left to right): Robert, Gagel, Dimitrios Kontoyiannis, Joel Helmke, Issam Raad, Steven I. Sherman; Standing (left to right): Edward T.H. Yeh, Charles Cleeland, Knox Todd, Ellen Manzullo, Burton Dickey, Lopa Mishra, Ronald Rapini, Carmen Escalante (Note: Williams Atkinson, IV, is currently Division Administrator Ad Interim.)
Our mission is to provide a broad spectrum of research-driven internal medicine care for patients with cancer, including aspects of prevention, treatment and survivorship.
Our vision is to continually expand our lead as a research-driven internal medicine division in a comprehensive cancer care center.
The Division of Internal Medicine comprises nine departments:
- Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders
- Emergency Medicine
- Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
- General Internal Medicine
- Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health
- Pulmonary Medicine
- Symptom Research
It also includes three sections:
- Benign Hematology
In addition to providing clinical excellence in their division practices, faculty members have developed broad-based research programs in their respective subspecialty areas.
Grand Rounds and Conferences
Friday, Sept. 12, Pickens Academic Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Dermatologic Signs of Toxicity and Bioterroism
Carol Drucker, M.D., professor, Dermatology
Friday, Sept. 19, Pickens Academic Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Ahmed Elkeeb, M.D., assistant professor, Head and Neck Surgery; and
ophthalmologist, UTMB Galveston
Friday, Sept. 26, Pickens Academic Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Palliative Care in the Emergency Center
Ahmed Elsayem, M.D., associate professor, Emergency Medicine
Mechanisms of Symptoms of Multiple Myeloma and Its Therapy (requires Adobe Flash Player)
Charles Cleeland, Ph.D., Bharat Aggarwal, Ph.D., Patrick Dougherty, Ph.D., Loretta Williams, Ph.D., James Reuben, Ph.D., and Xin Shelley Wang, Ph.D.
August 7, 2009