Faculty Profile

Hongtao Liu
Section of Hematology / Oncology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Liu aims to develop treatment approaches that stimulate the body's immune system and, in turn, help it to better fight cancer cells. Dr. Liu has received funding for his work from prominent organizations, including the American Cancer Society.

Clinical Interests

Dr.Liu specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of leukemia. He provides the highest level of care for patients undergoing stem cell transplantation and other aggressive therapies, including chemotherapy.


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  • MD, 1993, Beijing Medical University, Medicine
  • PhD, 1998, Beijing Medical University, Immunology
  • Residency, 2008, Texas Tech University Health Science Center at Amarillo, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2011, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology