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
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, March 7, Pickens Academic Tower, FCT3.4143, Rooms 1,2,3,4
Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
H. Franklin Herlong, M.D., professor, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Friday, March 14, Pickens Academic Tower, FCT3.4143, Rooms 1,2,3,4
The Many Faces of Incretin-based Therapy for Diabetes – Promise or Peril?
Alan Garber, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine; and Robert Gagel, M.D., MD Anderson Cancer Center
Friday, March 21, Pickens Academic Tower, FCT3.4143, Rooms 1,2,3,4
Electronic Documentation in Oncologic Emergency Medicine - Zero G
Jerry Henderson, M.D., assistant professor, Emergency Medicine
Friday, March 28, Pickens Academic Tower, FCT3.4143, Rooms 1,2,3,4
What can Genetic Iron Disorders Teach about Treating Anemia and Cancer?
Herbert Lin, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
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