Eric Jonasch is an Associate Professor and Fellowship Program Director in the Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, at the MD Anderson Cancer Center of the University of Texas in Houston. Since 2003, Dr Jonasch has been the Director of the Von Hippel Lindau Clinical Center in Houston. Dr Jonasch performs clinical, translational and basic research on von Hippel Lindau disease and kidney cancer.
After receiving his MDCM degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Dr Jonasch underwent clinical residency in internal medicine at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal. Subsequently, he completed a research fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at the New England Medical Center in Boston, as well as a clinical fellowship. He was then awarded a research fellowship at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.