George P. Sartiano M.D., FCP, Professor of Medicine

George P. Sartiano M.D., FCP

Professor of Medicine

Kannapolis, North Carolina

sartiano@hotmail.com

Professional Life:

 New York University – Bellevue School of Medicine, M.D., 1956 – 1960

Rotating Intern, Brooklyn Jewish Hospital, 1960 – 1961

Resident in Medicine, Manhattan Veterans Administration Hospital at NYU-Bellevue, 1961 – 1963

Lymphoma – Hematology Fellow, Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Memorial Hospital (Cornell Div. II), 1963 – 1964

Research Fellow, Sloan – Kettering Institute, 1963 – 1964

Physician-in-Charge of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Methodist Hospital of Brooklyn, 1964 – 1966

Captain, U.S. 3rd Army, Medical Corps, attached to 101st Airborne Division, 1966 – 1968

Cancer Chemotherapy Fellow, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center, 1968 – 1969

N.I.H. Research Fellow in Hematology, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center, 1969 – 1970

Asst. Prof. of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology and Director of Oncology Programs, Western Pennsylvania Regional Medical Program, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, 1970 – 1976.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine; Chief of Hematology/Oncology Section, Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital; Director of Oncology Research Laboratory, 1976 – 1977.

Professor of Medicine and Director, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine; Chief of Hematology/Oncology Section, Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital; Director of Oncology Research Laboratory; Director of Fellowship Training Program in Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, (1977 – 1990.)

Professor of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Leo Jenkins Cancer Center; Director of Cancer Research, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine; Attending Physician, Outreach Oncology Program, Eastern Carolina University School of Medicine, 1990 – 1993.

Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Albany Medical College, 1993 – 1996.

Professor of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Cancer Center, and Assistant Dean for Veterans Affairs, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Associate Chief of Staff for Education and Research, Hefner Veterans Administration Hospital, 1996 – 2001.

Adjunct Instructor in Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Rowan Cabarrus Community College; 2004 – 2006.

Adjunct Instructor, Biology and Genetics, Rowan Cabarrus Community College; 2008 – 2010. 

Dr. Sartiano’s research history and list of published papers is quite long. You can find them by first Googling “Google Scholar” (a particular part of the internet for researchers), and once there, entering “George P. Sartiano, M.D., or G.P. Sartiano.” A comprehensive list of his contributions to medicine will appear. Additional publications concerning educational videos of protist organisms can be found on the Univ. of Ga. Server under the title “Protist Portal”.

Other honors and education:

Scholarship, Saint Augustine Diocesan High School, 1948 – 1952

Brooklyn College of CUNY, 1952 – 1956

Captain, Brooklyn College Varsity Tennis Team, 1954 – 1955

Phi Beta Kappa, 1955

B.A. in Chemistry, magna cum laude, with Honors in Biology, 1956

Lipson – Siegel Award in Biochemistry; 1956

New York State Medical Scholarship, 1956 – 1960

Professor of the Year, Univ. of So. Carolina, School of Medicine, 1980

Oncology Fellows Award, 1984

Fellow, American College of Pharmacology (FCP)

Honoree, Saint Augustine Diocesan High School Alumni Association, Lancer Hall of Fame, 2014

Member, International Society of Protistologists, 2004 – 2014.