Richard J. Hamill, MD

Professor, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Staff Physician, Infectious Disease Section, Michael E. DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX

Dr. Hamill received his undergraduate education at Michigan State University and obtained his MD from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Wayne State, where he also served as chief medical resident. Subsequently, he did a clinical and research fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of Wisconsin. He has been a staff physician in the infectious diseases section at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston for the last 32 years and a member of the faculty at Baylor College of Medicine, where he is a professor in the Departments of Medicine and Molecular Virology & Microbiology. For the last 12 years, he has served as the program director for the internal medicine residency program at Baylor College of Medicine and vice-chair for medical education in the Department of Medicine.