Virginia Kaklamani, MD, DSc

Division Hematology/Oncology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Dr Kaklamani is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio. She completed her medical training with honors at the University of Athens and her residency in Internal Medicine at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Boston, MA. Dr Kaklamani completed her fellowship in hematology/oncology at Northwestern University in June of 2003. She also received a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation from Northwestern University in June of 2003. Dr Kaklamani joined the faculty of the Division of Hematology/Oncology at Northwestern University in July of 2003 upon completing her fellowship. She was director of the transnational breast cancer program and co-director of the cancer genetics program. In 2014 she joined the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio where she is currently Leader of the Breast Cancer program. She is board certified in Medical Oncology. Dr Kaklamani’s clinical interest is breast cancer and cancer genetics. Her research interests include studying high risk families and the role of exercise and diet in breast cancer.