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Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas

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Teresa Hayes, M.D.,
Recognized as one of the best doctors in the nation in the field of medical oncology, Teresa Hayes, M.D., is the chief of the Hematology-Oncology Section at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. She is also an associate professor in the Department of Medicine - Hematology and Oncology at Baylor College of Medicine. She completed a master’s degree and a doctorate at the New York University School of Medicine, did her residency in Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, and performed fellowships in both hematology and oncology at Baylor College of Medicine. Hayes’ research interests include cancer prevention and clinical research with a clinical focus in solid tumor malignancy.