Welcome Dr. Sunil Sahai - new Division Director of General Medicine

Feb 7, 2020, 10:43 AM by Dr. Rex M. McCallum MD, FACP, FACR
Rex McCallum, MD, FACP, FACR UTMB Health Rex M. McCallum, MD, FACP, FACR
Chair, ad interim, Department of Internal Medicine
Edward Randall and Edward Randall, Jr.
Distinguished Chair in Internal Medicine
Vice President, Chief Physician Executive
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Professor of Medicine/Rheumatology

A Message from the Chair, ad interim, of the Department of Internal Medicine

Dr. Sunil SahaiPlease welcome Dr. Sunil Sahai as the new Division Director of General Internal Medicine. Dr. Sahai has joined us from UT MD Anderson Cancer Center where he has spent the past 15 years serving as Section Chief of Consultative Medicine and Co-Director of the PeriOperative Evaluation and Management Center. This is a homecoming for Dr. Sahai. He is a UTMB SOM graduate and served as President of the School of Medicine class of 1997. Since his graduation from UTMB, he completed a combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston. During his time at UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, he’s served in numerous academic and clinical leadership roles throughout the institution. Dr. Sahai is an internationally recognized and respected authority on Perioperative Medicine and is on the Board of the Society of Perioperative Assessment and Quality Improvement. He is also active in both the Society of General Internal Medicine and the Society of Hospital Medicine. Dr. Sahai’s first day was Monday, February 3rd, 2020.

 

Rex McCallum, MD, FACP, FACR
Chair, ad interim, Department of Internal Medicine
Edward Randall and Edward Randall, Jr. Distinguished Chair in Internal Medicine
Vice President, Chief Physician Executive
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Professor of Medicine/Rheumatology