Department of Medicine
Mohammad Atiq specializes in hematology and oncology with a focus in genitourinary cancers. His research has been published in Journal of Clinical Oncology, Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy, Frontiers in Oncology, Clinical Cancer Research, and American Journal of Case Reports. He is a prior American College of Physicians Young Achiever and recipient of a Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award.
Atiq holds an MD from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where he also completed his internal medicine residency. During that time, he served as the internal medicine residency representative on the graduate medical education (GME) committee and its accreditation subcommittee. He was a researcher at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, focusing on prostate cancer. He then began his clinical fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Baylor College of Medicine, which he completed at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). His research at the NCI focused on immunotherapy in prostate cancer. Following the completion of his fellowship, he spent additional time at the NCI, where he was able to continue his research as an advanced fellow prior to joining the University of Chicago.