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Gregory P. Kalemkerian M.D.

  • Co-Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program
  • University of Michigan Health System
  • 734-936-5281

Dr. Gregory Kalemkerian serves as the co-director of the thoracic oncology program in the department of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Health System. Dr. Kalemkerian also acts as clinical associate professor in the department of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Cancer Center. Dr. Kalemkerian, as a thoracic oncologist, is well versed in thoracic cancers, including malignant mesothelioma.

Dr. Kalemkerian attended the Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois and received his medical degree in 1985. Between 1985 and 1989, Dr. Kalemkerian participated in a residency program at the Northwestern University Medical Center and then a fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He received his board certification in medical oncology in 1991.

Dr. Kalemkerian was appointed to his current position as associate professor in April of 1999 and was re-certified in medical oncology in 2001. In addition to malignant mesothelioma, Dr. Kalemkerian’s professional interests include non-small and small cell lung cancer as well as thymoma. The majority of his research activity has been in experimental therapeutics.

References:
  • University of Michigan Medical Center. Physician Profile.

Last modified: December 24, 2010.