Memorial Cancer Institute Hires Hematologist Oncologist Brian Hunis, MD, as Medical Director of Quality Initiatives


Monday, November 25, 2013 3:07 pm EST


Hollywood, Fla.

Hematologist oncologist Brian Hunis, MD, has joined Memorial Cancer Institute as Medical Director of Quality Initiatives and a physician member of the Memorial Physician Group, focusing on head & neck and thoracic oncology.

In his role as Medical Director of Quality Initiatives, Dr. Hunis will be in charge of evaluating all cancer data and creating programs to improve medical delivery process. Dr. Hunis also will see patients in the Aventura office of the Memorial Cancer Institute, 20801 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 200.

Dr. Hunis is board-certified in hematology oncology. He earned his medical degree from the Universidad Maimonides in Buenos Aires in 2001. He completed his internship and residency in hematology/oncology at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, and completed his fellowship in hematology/oncology there in 2009. Before relocating to South Florida, he served as Medical Director, Medical Oncology/Hematology, at the Self Regional Healthcare Cancer Center in Greenwood, South Carolina. There, he led the way for the Center to become one of three ASCO QOPI (Quality Oncology Practice Initiative) certified practices in South Carolina.

About Memorial Cancer Institute

Memorial Cancer Institute’s multidisciplinary approach to cancer care means that patients have a whole team of cancer specialists on their side. From highly trained physicians to skilled and compassionate nurses, therapists, technicians, social workers and support staff, each member of the team is a highly trained specialist in his or her field. Memorial Cancer Institute has locations at both Memorial Regional Hospital and Memorial Hospital West, as well as Aventura.