Global Health Topic(s): Cancer
Country(ies): Honduras, Nicaragua
Doug Morgan, M.D., M.P.H. is an associate professor in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. His primary interest is cancer epidemiology and prevention in Hispanic-Latino populations, with a particular focus on stomach cancer in Central America. Globally, gastric cancer is the second leading cause of cancer mortality, and the leading infection-associated cancer, with a particular prevalence in the mountainous regions of Latin America and among U.S. Hispanics.
Dr. Doug Morgan attended Dartmouth College and received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University. He completed his postgraduate training in internal medicine and gastroenterology at the University of California, San Francisco, with a master’s degree in public health in epidemiology at the University of California, Berkeley.
M.D., Case Western Reserve University
M.P.H., University of California, Berkeley