W. Thomas London, MD - Internal Medicine and Hepatology
Dr. W. Thomas London reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. London is an Emeritus Professor and former Director of the Liver Cancer Prevention Center at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is widely published in peer-reviewed publications. Dr. London received the Distinguished Scientist Award in 1998 from the Hepatitis B Foundation in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and the Distinguished Interdisciplinary Research Award in 1999 from the American Cancer Society, Southeast Region.
Education and Training
MD: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, 1957
Residency in Internal Medicine: Bellevue Hospital, 2nd Cornell Medical Division and Memorial Center, New York, NY, 1958–1960
Research Fellowship in Medicine and Endocrinology: Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, NY, 1960–1962
American Board of Internal Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA:
Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1999–2004
Adjunct Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1993–1999
Adjunct Professor of Medicine, 1978–1996
Assistant Professor of Medicine, 1971–1975
Associate in Medicine, 1966–1971
Instructor in Clinical Medicine, George Washington University Medical College, Washington, DC, 1964–1966
Assistant in Medicine: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, 1960–1962
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