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John L. Ziegler, MD, MSC

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Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, UCSF

john.ziegler@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 502-1883 (voice)
Box 0808, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0808

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Education

Amherst College, Amherst, MA, B.A., 1956-1960, English
Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, M.D., 1960-1964, Medicine
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, U.K., M.Sc., 1996-1997, Epidemiology


Professional Experience

  • 1964-66
    Intern and Assistant Resident, Second (Cornell) Medical Division, Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY (Fellow, Department of Medicine, Cornell University Medical College)
  • 1966-67
    Clinical Associate, Medicine Branch, National Cancer Institute, and Admitting Officer, National Cancer Institute
  • 1967-72
    Director, Uganda Cancer Institute, Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda; Senior Investigator, Medicine Branch, National Cancer Institute
  • 1972-75
    Chief, Pediatric Oncology Branch, Division of Cancer Treatment, National Cancer Institute
  • 1975-80
    Deputy Clinical Director, National Cancer Institute and Associate Director, Clinical Oncology Program, Division of Cancer Treatment, National Cancer Institute
  • 1980-81
    Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, National Cancer Institute
  • 1981-96
    Associate Chief of Staff for Education and Staff Physician, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California; Professor of Medicine in Residence [Emeritus], School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
  • 1994-96
    Senior Scientist (on detail from Department of Veterans Affairs), International Agency for Research on Cancer, World Health Organization, Lyon, France. On special assignment to Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. Visiting Scientist, ICRF Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Oxford University
  • 1967-72
    Honorary Lecturer in Medicine, Makerere University Medical School, and Honorary Senior Registrar, Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda; Lecturer in Surgery, Harvard College; Clinical Associate Professor, Cornell University Medical College
  • 1976-78
    Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, George Washington University Medical School
  • 1979-81
    Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • 1980-81
    Professor of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • 1990-91
    Visiting Fulbright Professor of Medicine, Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda (on Sabbatical leave from UCSF)
  • 1992-93
    Visiting Professor, University of Cambridge and Associate, Darwin College
  • 1992-96
    Visiting Professor, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • 1994-96
    Visiting Fulbright Professor of Medicine, Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1995
    Visiting Scientist, ICRF Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Oxford University
  • 1996-present
    Professor in Residence Emeritus, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
  • 1998-2008
    Director, Cancer Risk Program, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Honors & Awards

  • July 1969
    United States Public Health Service Commendation Medal
  • November 1972
    Albert and Mary Lasker Award
  • November 1983
    Heath Award, M.D. Anderson Hospital
  • 1990-91
    Fulbright Research Scholar, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1991
    Howard Gilman Foundation Honors Program Lecturer, New York University
  • 1992
    Associate, Darwin College, University of Cambridge
  • 1994-95
    Fulbright Research Scholar, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
  • May 2002
    Paul Carbone Memorial Award for International Oncology, Brussels
  • April 2003
    Alumni Community Service Award, Hotchkiss School

Selected Publications

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