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November 15, 2007

Dr. Aziz-Ur-Rehman Khan Dr. Aziz-Ur-Rehman Khan portrait has joined the faculty at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine as an associate professor of hematology/oncology and member of the SimmonsCooper Cancer Institute at SIU.

Previously, he was on the faculty at University of Southern California (USC) Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles (1991-2007).

Khan completed fellowships in medical oncology and hematology at USC/Los Angeles County Medical Center (1990, 1991).  He completed his internal medicine residency at Georgetown University General Hospital in Washington, D.C. (1988).  He earned his medical degree (M.B.B.S) from Allama Igbal Medical College (1982) and his bachelor’s at Forman Christian College (1975), both in Lahore, Pakistan.

He is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology.  He has published 18 journal articles and abstracts.  His research interests include colorectal malignancies and hematological malignancies.  He was twice awarded the Spirit of the Norris Award for outstanding service and commitment at the Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center (2002, 2005).

Kahn is married to Tafra Khan and has two children.