Education

Doctor of Philosophy (Immunology), 1986. The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Houston, Texas.

Doctor of Medicine, 1986. The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas.

Bachelor of Arts (Chemistry), 1978. Austin College, Sherman, Texas.

Postdoctoral Training

1992 1994: Fellowship in Surgical Oncology. Fox Chase Cancer Center. Chairman: Burton Eisenberg, M.D.

1987 1992: Residency (Surgery). The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Texas. Chairman: Frank Moody M.D.

1988 1989: Postdoctoral Fellowship. The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Hospital and Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Director: Charles Balch, M.D.

1986 1987: Internship (Surgery). The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas. Chairman: Frank Moody, M.D.