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Department of Internal Medicine

Department of Internal Medicine

Division of Hematology and Oncology News & Job Opportunities


October 2013

Dr. David Gandara

Dr. David Gandara, has recently been selected for the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Scientific Award which is given to an IASLC scientist for lifetime scientific contributions in thoracic malignancy research. The award will be presented at the World Conference on Lung Cancer at the end of October in Sydney, Australia. The IASLC is the only global organization dedicated to the study of lung cancer. Founded in 1974, the association's membership includes more than 3,800 lung cancer specialists in 80 countries.  Past recipients of the award have been from the U.S., Canada, Belgium, France and Japan.

IASLC members work internationally to enhance the understanding of lung cancer among scientists, members of the medical community and the public. IASLC publishes the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, a valuable resource for medical specialists and scientists who focus on the detection, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.

May 2013

 Dr. Lara and Mathew Lara

Father and son to present their respective cancer research at ASCO

May 2013

Dr. Chong Pan has been honored with the Faculty Research Award for 2013. Dr. Pan will be recongnized at the 2013 Academic Forum and Award Presentation on May 16, 2013 at the PSSB Courtyard and Auditorium,11:00 AM to 1:30 PM.

Dr. Soames Boyle has been selected to receive an Internal Medicine Trainee Research Award.  Her paper "Splenectomy and the Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism and Sepsis in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia" was highly ranked.  She will be accepting the award at the 2013 Academic Forum and Award Presentation on May 16, 2013 at the PSSB Courtyard and Auditorium,11:00 AM to 1:30 PM.

April 2013

Dr. Karen Kelly the first to hold the Jennifer Rene Harmon Tegley and Elizabeth Erica Harmon Endowed Chair in Cancer Clinical Research

December 2012

Dr. Chong Pan wins national investigator leadership award

June 2012

Dr. Karen Kelly receives national recognition

January 2012

Dr. Ted Wun named associate dean of research

Dr. David Gandara featured on PBS newshour

Dr. Jan Nolta named editor of the Journal STEM CELLS


Seeking Tenured Faculty Outcomes Researcher

Seeking Two Full - Time Hospitalists

Seeking Full - Time Associate Physician