Division of Internal Medicine
Our mission is to provide a broad cancer patients with the full spectrum of evidence-based cancer and internal medicine care including treatment, supportive care, survivorship care, and prevention.
Our vision is to continually expand our lead as a patient-centered, research-driven internal medicine division in a comprehensive cancer care center through the recruitment, retention, and development of the finest physicians, scientists, educators and staff.
David Tweardy, M.D.
Division Head, Internal Medicine
Professor of Infectious Diseases and Molecular and Cellular Oncology
Ellen Manzullo, M.D.
Deputy Division Head Clinical
Professor, General Internal Medicine
Dimitrios Kontoyiannis, M.D.
Deputy Division Head Research
Professor, Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health
William Atkinson IV
Division Administrator ad interim
Department Administrator, General Internal Medicine
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.
New Residency Program
The Baylor College of Medicine/MD Anderson Internal Medicine Residency Program is a unique opportunity in which future internists will be trained to become experts in treating the medical complications of cancer and cancer treatment.
Interested individuals must apply to Baylor College of Medicine through the ERAS system (Electronic Residency Application Service). Once in the Baylor system, select the BCM/MD Anderson Cancer Center track.
Grand Rounds and Conferences
- Friday, May 22, 2015, 8-9 a.m., Pickens Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
The Genomics of Squamous Cell Carcinoma Development
Kenneth Tsai, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor, Dermatology
- Friday, May 29, 2015, 8-9 a.m., Pickens Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Diabetes and the Gastrointestinal Tract
Joseph Sellin, M.D., Professor, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology and
Hepatology, Baylor College of Medicine
- Friday, June 5, 2015, 8-9 a.m., Pickens Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Rick of Cancer and New Paradigms of Treatment
Bincy Abraham, M.D., Houston Methodist Hospital
- Friday, June 12, 8-9 a.m., Pickens Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Clinical Pathological Conference -- Case Records of the Section of Hospital Medicine:
71-year-old Man with Progressive Ataxia
Josiah Halm, M.D., associate professor, General Internal Medicine, John Patlan, M.D.,
associate professor, General Internal Medicine, and Karin Woodman, M.D., assistant
- Friday, June 19, 8-9 a.m., Pickens Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Healthcare Reform -- The Move from Quality to Value
Thomas Feeley, M.D., professor, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
- Friday, June 26, 8-9 a.m., Pickens Tower, Floor 3, Rooms 1,2,7,8
Palliative Care in Emergency Medicine
Tammy Quest, M.D., chief of service, Palliative Care, Woodruff Health Science Center,
Emory University, Atlanta