Hyman Muss, MD is a geriatric oncologist with a focus on health outcomes in older patients with cancer. Although his focus is on breast cancer, he is interested in outcomes research related to improving health outcomes for all older cancer patients. He has several trials focused on older women with breast cancer and oversees the 2000 patient Carolina Seniors database. He also helps lead a T32 training program in geriatric oncology designed to increase research skills of oncology specialist interested in geriatric issues. In his spare time he enjoys traveling, fishing, and spending time with his family.
Professor, School of Medicine, UNC-Chapel Hill