Thomas K. Weber, MD, FACS

Thomas K. Weber MD, FACS | President

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Dr. Weber is Professor of Surgery at the State University of New York at Downstate and Chief of Surgery at the Department of Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System, Brooklyn Campus. 

He is the current Chair of the National Colorectal Cancer Round Table, a recent past President of the Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Colorectal Cancer (CGA-ICC), member of InSiGHT; the International Society for the Study of Hereditary Gastrointestinal Tumors and co-chair of the NYC Health Department sponsored City Wide Colorectal Cancer Control Coalition (“C5”).

Dr. Weber has published extensively on hereditary colorectal cancer and is a frequent invited speaker on that subject at national and international meetings.  He has recently joined the Advisory Board of the Human Variome Project, a global effort to study the contribution of genetic variation to human disease including cancer. 

Dr. Weber earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from University College and University College Hospital Medical School at the University of London in the United Kingdom.