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David Ransohoff, MD

David Ransohoff, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of North Carolina, School of Medicine
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Dr. Ransohoff is Professor of Medicine and Clinical Professor of Epidemiology at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill. He graduated from Case Western Reserve School of Medicine in 1972 and did his internship and residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. A clinical epidemiology fellowship with Dr. Alvan Feinstein in Yale’s Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program was followed by a fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of Chicago. Dr. Ransohoff served in the Departments of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University (1979-1986) and Yale University (1986-1991)  before his appointment at the University of North Carolina (UNC).

Dr. Ransohoff conducts epidemiologic research to aid the diagnosis and management of serious gastrointestinal problems. Recently, he has extended his work to include molecular markers for cancer and now collaborates with a number of groups at the National Cancer Institute including the Early Detection Research Network and the Clinical Proteomic Technology Assessment for Cancer. At UNC, Dr. Ransohoff directs the NIH-funded K30 clinical research curriculum faculty development program.

Dr. Ransohoff has served on the editorial boards of numerous journals and is currently Editor of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.