Media Relations Manager
Baltimore, MD — August 1, 2011
Thomas J. Reid III, MD, PhD, FACP, has been named chief of the division of hematology and medical oncology at Good Samaritan and Union Memorial Hospitals, members of MedStar Health.
Dr. Reid specializes in anemia, blood disorders, leukemia, coagulation disorders and adult cancers. He is board certified in medical oncology, hematology and internal medicine and is a fellow of the American College of Physicians.
Dr. Reid will direct the combined oncology programs at Good Samaritan and Union Memorial. "The cancer program will have coordinated community outreach, screenings and patient navigation," he says. "The program's vision is to provide excellent patient care from diagnosis through treatment in the areas of surgical, medical and radiological oncology."
Prior to coming to Good Samaritan and Union Memorial, Reid served as a hematologist-oncologist in Arkansas and was chief of hematology-oncology at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Dr. Reid completed medical school at the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Uniform Services of Health Sciences, and his internship, residency and fellowship at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Good Samaritan and Union Memorial Hospitals are part of MedStar Health, a not-for-profit, regional healthcare system with nine hospitals and more than 20 other health-related services in the Maryland and Washington, D.C., region. More than a half million patients trust their care to MedStar Health each year. For details, visit medstarhealth.org.
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