Rafael FonsecaRafael Fonseca is a Mexican-American physician and researcher. He is the Getz Family Professor of Medicine and Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona.
Fonseca is a Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science in Arizona and serve as a Clinical Investigator of the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation.
He earned his medical degree at the Universidad Anáhuac México prior to completing his Residency (medicine) at the University of Miami. Following his time in Florida, he completed a Fellowship (medicine) at the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and specializes in the treatment and investigation of Multiple myeloma.
He has received awards for his work including the Young Investigator Award in Hematology from Celgene and has published over 200 medical articles.
Fonseca is a member of the American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and American Association for Cancer Research. He is also a visiting healthcare fellow at the Goldwater Institute. Provided by Wikipedia