Dr. Praneeth Baratam received his M.D. from Andhra Medical College and trained in internal medicine at Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago. He initially worked as an academic oncology hospitalist at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He recently completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Drexel, where he served as chief fellow. His interest is in the treatment of acute leukemia and myelodysplastic disorders and clinical research and teaching.