Gerold Bepler

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Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., is the president and chief executive officer of the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit, Michigan.[1]

Biography[edit]

Bepler received his medical and doctoral degrees from the Philipps University School of Medicine and Dentistry of the University of Marburg in Marburg, Germany.[2] His postdoctoral fellowships were at the National Cancer Institute, Philipps University and at Duke University Medical Center.[3]

He held positions at Duke University Hospital and Durham VA Medical Center, [4] and then as director of the Lung Cancer Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, N.Y. He was then director of the Comprehensive Lung Cancer Research Center, department chair of Thoracic Oncology, and program leader of the Lung Cancer Program at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida.[5]

He came to the Kamenos Institute in 2010. [1]

Professional work[edit]

As a thoracic oncologist, Bepler's research focuses on the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer. He has obtained more than $23.8 million in research funding from the National Cancer Institute over the past 13 years. He has had articles published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of Clinical Oncology and Cancer Research.[6]

Bepler also serves as principal investigator of the National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center Support Grant.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.karmanos.org [1] Retrieved 2010-08-11
  2. ^ http://www.uni-marburg.de [2] Retrieved 2010-80-11
  3. ^ http://www.karmanos.org [3] Retrieved 2010-08-11
  4. ^ http://www.jimmyv.org [4] Retrieved 2010-08-11
  5. ^ http://www.moffitt.org [5] Retrieved 2010-8-11
  6. ^ home.med.wayne.edu.org [6] Retrieved 2010-08-11
  7. ^ http://www.karmanos.org [7] Retrieved 2010-08-11

(1) http://www.karmanos.org/view_news.asp?id=675 (2) http://www.moffitt.org/Site.aspx?spid=2201C678B0314C1D9C3EE72EEDF376A5&SearchType=Physician (3) http://prognosis.med.wayne.edu/article/karmanos-names-dr-gerold-bepler-new-president-and-ceo (4) http://www.jimmyv.org/component/content/article/51-scientific-advisory-board/110-gerold-bepler-md-phd.html

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine Wayne State University H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute Roswell Park Cancer Institute

External links[edit]

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute [8] Wayne State University School of Medicine [9] Wayne State University [10] Philipps University School of Medicine and Dentristry [11]