Professor of pathology
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Dr. Tan received medical training in China (Tongji Medical University 1978-1987) and Germany (Essen University 1987-1990). He did postdoctorship at Columbia University Medical Center, in New York (1990-1994). After pathology residency at Yale University Medical Center (1994 to 1998), he completed an oncologic surgical pathology fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He joined Roswell Park Cancer Institute as an assistant professor of pathology in 1999, was promoted to an associate professor of pathology at The University of Texas (UT) Health Science Center at Houston. Dr. Tan joined the faculty of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2006, and currently as a professor of pathology and laboratory medicine, and medical oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Tan holds joint Professorship in more than 20 universities in the world. He is a consultant at Kingmed Diagnostics.
Pathology and Oncology