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Dr. Muthusamy Kunnimalaiyaan Joins the Division of Surgical Oncology
The MCW Division of Surgical Oncology is pleased to welcome Dr. Muthusamy Kunnimalaiyaan to the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Surgery. Dr. Kunni was previously a senior scientist in the Department of Surgery at the University of Wisconsin where he was the Director of the Endocrine Surgery Research Laboratories. He has received numerous awards and mentored many students and residents in addition to serving on the editorial board of several outstanding journals. He is funded by the NIH and his previous work focused on neuroendocrine and pancreatic cancer. With 65 peer- reviewed publications and over 100 presentations, his addition represents an important recruitment for the division. He is accompanied by his wife, Selvi, who works as a researcher, and their young son, Navin. Dr. Kunni’s successful recruitment will provide an outstanding bridge for basic science research.