Dr. Vickie R. Shannon, M.D. is Professor and Director of Pulmonary Medicine in Division of Internal Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX. She completed her Fellowship Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, St. Louis, MO, Michael Holtzman, MD and Internship Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science School of Medicine, Houston, TX, Thomas Andreoli, MD. She is member of American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care. She was awarded with Alfred Soffer Research Award, NIH (Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) Minority Investigator Award, History of Medicine Award, and Smith College Scholastic Achievement Award.
Pulmonary rehabilitation in the cancer setting, lung injury due to drug toxicity, lung infectionsin the immunocompromised host,muscle physiology, respiratory physiology, and exercise physiology.