Title: Director of Breast Medical Oncology and Research
Company: Geisinger Cancer Institute
Location: Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Victor G. Vogel, MD, Director of Breast Medical Oncology and Research at the Geisinger Cancer Institute, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the medical administration industry.
Drawing upon 45 years of industry experience, Dr. Vogel is a prominent figure in the medical industry, having served as the director of breast medical oncology and research at the Geisinger Cancer Institute since 2013. He commenced his career as an assistant professor of medicine and epidemiology at the University of Texas/MD Anderson Cancer Center from 1986 to 1993 and an associate professor of clinical cancer prevention at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center from 1993 to 1995. During this time, he served as an assistant professor of epidemiology at the School of Public Health at the University of Texas from 1987 to 1995, having been a professor of medicine and epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Medical Center at Magee-Womens Hospital from 1996 to 2002 thereafter. He has additionally served the American Cancer Society as vice president.
To prepare for his illustrious career, Dr. Vogel pursued formal education at Johns Hopkins University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1974. Thereafter, he received a Doctor of Medicine from Temple University in 1978. After gaining valuable experience in the field, he earned a Master in Health Science from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 1986. A diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Preventative Medicine, he subsequently completed a residency in internal medicine at Baltimore City Hospitals and a fellowship in medical oncology at the Johns Hopkins Oncology Center between 1978 and 1986. He additionally served as an Andrew W. Mellon fellow at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health from 1984 to 1986. He has been certified in both internal medicine and medical oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
The renowned author of “Doctor, What if it Were Your Mother?: Hope, Faith and Reason at the End of Life” in 2014, Dr. Vogel has accrued several accolades throughout his career. In 1987 and from 1990 to 1993, he received the Career Development Award from the American Cancer Society. In addition, he was the recipient of the Impact Award from the National Consortium of Breast Cancers in 2008. A fellow of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, the American College of Preventative Medicine, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American College of Physicians, he was named Medical Volunteer of the Year by the American Cancer Society in 1983. Likewise, he was selected for inclusion in the 34th edition of Who’s Who in Finance and Business, as well as multiple editions of Who’s Who in Finance and Industry, Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Education, Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, Who’s Who in the East, Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, and Who’s Who in the World.
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