UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Thompson, Jr., Ian Murchie Jr.

School of Medicine
Urology
(210) 567-5643
thompsoni@uthscsa.edu

Dr. Thompsons primary research interest is in the early detection and prevention of cancers of the genitourinary tract. He is Chairman of the Early Detection Research Network of the National Cancer Institute. He is principal Investigator of SABOR, San Antonio Centers for Biomarkers of Risk of Prostate Cancer. This study is sponsored by NCI and follows a 4,500 subject cohort for the discovery and validation of new biomarkers for Prostate Cancer.

12/2010 - Present Director Cancer Therapy & Research Center, San Antonio, TX
9/1992 - Present Clinical Associate Professor Department of Surgery /Uniformed Services of Health Sciences, Surgery, Bethesda, MD