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Ian W. Flinn, MD, PhD

Director, Lymphoma Research

Dr. Flinn joined Sarah Cannon in 2006 and serves as the director of lymphoma research. In his role, he oversees blood cancer research throughout Sarah Cannon and its affiliates. Flinn also serves as the director for the Sarah Cannon Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program at TriStar Centennial.

Flinn received his bachelor's degree in economics from Georgetown University in Washington in 1986 and graduated from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Md. in 1990. He then completed his internship and residency at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. He earned a fellowship in oncology and hematology and a Doctor of Philosophy in clinical investigations from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. Additionally, Flinn is an associate with Tennessee Oncology, PLLC.