Naguib Samaan Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders
Division of Internal Medicine
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Dr. Sherman's research focus is thyroid cancer. His work addresses a wide range of topics around care and treatment of thyroid cancer patients that include: the molecular biology of thyroid cancer, development of genetic tests for thyroid cancer, and the development of targeted therapies to treat the disease. In our wide-ranging interview, Dr. Sherman discusses a variety of topics related to his research and medical research in general.