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R. Steven Paulson, M.D.

President and Chairman

R. Steven Paulson, M.D., serves as president and chairman of the board for Texas Oncology.

Dr. Paulson specializes in medical oncology and hematology and is board certified in medical oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Paulson received his Bachelor of Science in chemistry from Texas A&M University in 1972 and his medical degree from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas, in 1977. He received training in internal medicine at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston, Mass., from 1977 to 1979, and completed training in internal medicine at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, from 1979 to 1980, where he also completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology from 1980 to 1982. Dr. Paulson received additional training at the bone marrow transplant unit at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center in Seattle, Wash., in 1982.

Dr. Paulson is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and Texas Medical Association. He served on the Texas Society of Medical Oncology board of directors and as its president in 1991.