Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD

Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD

Director, Cancer Institute
Tampa General Hospital

Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD

Dr. Sotomayor is the director of the newly established Cancer Institute at Tampa General Hospital. He is a pioneer in the field of cancer immunology and immunotherapy and an internationally renowned expert in lymphoma research and treatment. Prior to joining Tampa General, he was the director of the George Washington University Cancer Center with responsibility and authority over all aspects of cancer care and research at GW and affiliated health systems. He was also a professor of medicine in the division of hematology/oncology at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Dr. Sotomayor has returned to Tampa, where he previously had a highly productive 15-year tenure with Moffitt Cancer Center. He served as the Susan and John Sykes Endowed Chair of Hematologic Malignancies and chair of the department of malignant hematology. In addition, he was the scientific director of the DeBartolo Family Personalized Medicine Institute at Moffitt Cancer Center. He also guided future medical professionals as a professor in the University of South Florida College of Medicine’s departments of oncologic sciences, and pathology and cell biology.

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

CONDITIONS TREATED
Lymphomas and lymphoproliferative disorders
Leukemias

PROCEDURES OFFERED
Cell therapies (CAR T-cells) (in the near future)

MEDICAL SCHOOL
Federico Villarreal National University School of Medicine
(Lima, Peru)

RESIDENCY
Jackson Memorial Medical Center, University of Miami School of Medicine
(Miami, FL)

FELLOWSHIP
Medical Oncology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Baltimore, MD)

Cancer Immunology Research
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
University of Miami School of Medicine
(Miami, FL)

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