Carmen Escalante

General Internist

How to Become A: Internist


Watch Dr. Carmelita P. Escalante, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine at MD Anderson Cancer Center discuss her beginnings as the oldest of six children from a rural community in Louisiana to her rise to lead a department in one of the world’s largest medical centers. Starting in grade school, her determination to always do her best laid the foundation for all of her future success.

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