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, Ambulatory Treatment and Emergency Care
- Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health
- Pulmonary Medicine
- Symptom Research
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, June 14, 8:00-9:00 a.m., FCT3.4167 (Rooms 1,2,7,8)
"Nutrition and Cancer"
Wenli Liu, M.D., associate professor, General Internal Medicine, and
Todd Canada, manager, Clinical Pharmacy Services, Pharmacy Clinical Programs
Friday, June 21, 8:00-9:00 a.m., FCT3.4167 (Rooms 1,2,7,8)
"Enhancing Safety: Pre-immunosuppression Infectious Disease Evaluation"
Camille Kotton, M.D., associate professor, Harvard Medical School, and clinical director,
Transplant and Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases, Infection Diseases Division,
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.
Friday, June 28 8:00-9:00 a.m., Main Building, Hickey Auditorium (R11.1400)
"Less is More -- Current Concepts in the Care of Critically Ill"
Kalpalatha Guntupalli, M.D., professor of Medicine, and chief, Section of Pulmonary,
Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
Friday, July 5, 8:00-9:00 a.m., FCT3.4167 (Rooms 1,2,7,8)
No Grand Rounds today
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