Thomas E. Witzig, M.D.

  • Development of new treatment concepts for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Hodgkin's disease
  • Multiple myeloma
  1. 1986
    Fellow - Medical OnocologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1985
    Research Fellowship - Clinical HematologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1984
    Resident - Clinical HematologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1982
    Resident - Department of Internal MedicineUniversity of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  5. 1979
    MD - MedicineUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine
  6. 1975
    BS - BiologyIllinois State University

Awards and Honors

  1. 2014
    Distinguished Alumni AwardUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine
  2. 2014
    Henry S. Plummer Distinguished PhysicianMayo Clinic, Department of Medicine
  3. 2013
    Teacher of the YearDivisions of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Mayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  4. 2012
    C. Patrick Burns LecturerUniversity of Iowa
  5. 2011
    Best Doctors in America AwardAwarding Organization
  6. 2009
    Faculty of the Year AwardMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  7. 2009
    IM Residency Program - Best Educator for Resident EducationMayo Clinic, Department of Medicine
  8. 2006
    Alumni Achievement AwardIllinois State University
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Professional Memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Research Compliance Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  2. 2014 - present
    MemberTranslational Oversight Group, Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine
  3. 2014 - present
    Associate DirectorClinical Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  4. 2012 - 2014
    MemberEducation & Mentoring for Young Investigators Committee, Scientific Advisory Board, Lymphoma Research Foundation
  5. 2010
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican Society of Hematology
  6. 2010
    Chair of SessionLymphoma Education Session: Lymphoma: Translating Basic Science into Therapy, American Society of Hematology
  7. 2009
    Scientific ReviewerMayo Clinic SPORE in Pancreatic Cancer, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  8. 2009 - present
    Executive Committee MemberLymphoma Research Foundation
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Research Activities

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