Meet our Medical Directors
Dr. Bagi Jana
Dr. Bagi Jana joined the faculty of UTMB division of Medical Oncology and Hematology in 2011. He earned his medical degree at the Madras Medical College in Chennai, India in 1990. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine and went on to complete his fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York University, New York.
Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (1997), Medical Oncology (2000 & recertified 2010) and Hematology (2003), Dr. Jana brings more than a decade of experience in providing high quality and compassionate cancer care. His research interests focus on improving the outcome of Genito urinary malignancies namely Prostate, Urinary bladder and Kidney cancers. Dr. Jana is actively engaged in clinic research and strives to provide the best modern cutting edge multi disciplinary care at UTMB.
Dr. Jana is a member of American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Medical Association, American Association of Cancer Research, American Society of Hematology, RTOG and SWOG. He has authored or co-authored several peer reviewed journal publications involving original research, abstracts and book chapters.
Dr. Susan McCammon
Dr. Susan McCammon graduated from Columbia University in 1988 with a B.A. in Music History. She then went on to complete an M.F.A. in Historical Musicology at Princeton University. After several years of teaching and researching the role of the surgically altered voice, Dr. McCammon matriculated at the University of Alabama School of Medicine where she received her M.D., magna cum laude, and continued into her chosen field of head and neck surgery, with an internship in General Surgery and a residency in Otolaryngology “ Head and Neck Surgery.”
In 2005, Dr. McCammon completed her advanced fellowship training in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. In March 2006, Dr. McCammon joined the UTMB full-time faculty, where she serves as the Co-Director of the Center for Cancers of the Head and Neck.
Just recently, the University of Texas System Board of Regents presented Dr. McCammon with the Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award. This is the top teaching prize in the University of Texas System.
Dr. Suzanne McClure
Suzanne McClure, M.D., Ph.D. specializes in medical oncology and hematology.
Dr. McClure is board certified in internal medicine. Dr. McClure received her M.D. in 1980 from the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas; her internship and residency in internal medicine were completed at the same institution in 1983. She completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology in 1985, also at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.
Dr. McClure has received the National Merit Scholarship, the Regents-Alumni Scholarship for the University of Michigan, Phi Beta Kappa, National Science Foundation Fellowship, a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, and the George F. Herrmann Cardiology Award.
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