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    Jimmy Ruiz, MD ? Medical Oncology and Hematology

    Jimmy Ruiz, MD ? Medical Oncology and Hematology

    Jimmy Ruiz, MD ? Medical Oncology and Hematology

    Dr. Jimmy Ruiz reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Ruiz is an associate professor of medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Hematology and Oncology at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Dr. Ruiz serves as an associate director for Cancer Health Equity at the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Wake Forest University Medical Center.

    Dr. Ruiz has written or contributed to numerous publications and abstracts. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.

    Education and Training

    MD: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, 2004

    Internship in Internal Medicine: North Carolina Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, 2004?2005

    Residency in Internal Medicine: North Carolina Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, 2007?2007

    Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology: North Carolina Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, 2008?2011

    Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Medical Oncology
    • Hematology

    Academic Appointments

    Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC

    • Associate Director for Cancer Health Equity, 2013?present
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Hematology and Oncology, 2011?present
    • Research Academy Scholar, Translational Science Institute, 2011?present

    Financial Disclosure

    This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

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