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hematology and oncology educator

Chi Van Dang, American Hematology and oncology educator. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Medical Oncology. Scholar Leukemia Society American, 1992-1997, Stohlman scholar award Leukemia Society American, 1996, Merit award National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute, 1999. Member Association American Physicians, American Society for Clinical Investigation, Phi BetaKappa, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Lambda Upsilon.


Dang, Chi Van was born on November 2, 1954 in Saigon, Vietnam. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Chieu Van and Nga Ngoc (Nguyen) Dang.


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University of Michigan, 1975;Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Georgetown University, 1978;Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1982.


Resident in internal medicine Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1982-1985. Fellow in hematology and oncology University California, San Francisco, 1985-1987. Assistant professor medicine Johns Hopkins University, 1987-1991, associate professor, 1991-1997, associate professor oncology, pathology, molecular biology & genetics, 1995-1997, director hematology, 1993—2003, professor medicine, oncology, and pathology, since 1997, professor cell biology, since 2001, deputy director basic research, department medicine, 1996-1999, co-director immunology and hematopoiesis, oncology, 1998-2000.

Vice dean research Johns Hopkins School Medicine, since 2000. Johns Hopkins Family professor oncology research, since 2004. Member oncological science path B National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1993-1997.

Consultant Abbott Laboratory, 2002, Novartis, East Hanover, New Jersey, 1993-1998, Genentech, South San Francisco, California, 1995. Science advisory board Lion Pharmaceutical Corporation, Baltimore. Board scientific counselors National Cancer Institute.


  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Medical Oncology.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Nature, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Genes and Development Science. Member editorial board Journal Clinical Invest., since 1998, Neoplasia, since 1999, Journal Molecular Medicine, since 2005, Molecular Cell Biology, since 2006, Cancer Research, since 2000, senior editor, since 2003.


Member Association American Physicians, American Society for Clinical Investigation (president 2002-2003), Institute Medicine National Academy of Sciences, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Lambda Upsilon.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: India ink sketching, poetry. E-mail: ovdang@welchlink.welch.jhu.edu.


Married Mary Doreen Seeley, May 18, 1985. Children: Eric Van, Vanessa Marie.

Chieu Van Dang

Nga Ngoc (Nguyen) Dang

Mary Doreen Seeley

Eric Van Dang

Vanessa Marie Dang