Akil Merchant

Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Specialty:

  • Hematology and Oncology

Department:

  • Department of Medicine

Language:

  • English

Akil Merchant, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • LAC+USC Medical Center
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Education:

Doctor in Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Residencies:

Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Affiliated Hospitals, Houston, TX

Fellowships:

Medical Oncology, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Laboratory of William Matsui, Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Certifications:

Board Certified in Internal Medicine: 2005
Board Certified Medical Oncology: 2009

Professional society memberships:

2006-present: Member, American Society of Hematology
2006-present: Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology
2006-2007: Member, American Association for Cancer Research

Awards:

2002, Caroline Law Award in Rheumatology, Baylor College of Medicine
2007, Travel Award, American Society of Hematology
2009, Scholar-in-Training Award, AACR