Michael Kosty, MD

Started Practice: 1986

Joined Scripps Clinic Medical Group: 1989

Scripps Clinic & Scripps Green Hospital Leadership Roles:

  • Medical Director, Scripps Cancer Center at Scripps Clinic and Scripps Green Hospital
  • Director, Graduate Medical Education
  • Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellow Training Program
  • Member, Medical Executive Committee
  • Former Member, Scripps Clinic Institutional Review Board

Teaching Roles:

  • Director, Graduate Medical Education, Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital
  • Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellow Training Program

Professional Societies:

  • Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology – Oncology Training Programs Committee, Workforce Implementation Group, Bylaws Committee, Educational Committee, and Scientific Program Committee
  • Member, American Society of Hematology
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Member, Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine

Honors & Awards:

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honors Society)
  • Skaggs Clinical Scholar (Scripps Research Institute)

Research Focus:

  • Lung cancers
  • Prostate cancers

Clinical Interests Within Specialty:

  • Lung cancer
  • Genitourinary tumors – kidney, prostate, and bladder
  • Melanoma

Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology

Areas of Expertise

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology, 1986
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 1985
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1982

Medical Education

  • George Washington University, MD, 1979

Internships

  • Naval Medical Center San Diego, 5th Pathway-Medicine

Residencies

  • Naval Medical Center San Diego, Internal Medicine

Fellowships

  • Naval Medical Center San Diego, Hematology & Oncology