Michael Williams

Williams, Michael E.

Primary Appointment

Byrd S. Leavell Professor of Medicine and Division Chief, Medicine: Hematology and Oncology


  • Clinical Fellowship, Hematology, University of Virginia
  • Clinical Fellowship, Oncology, University of Virginia
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Virginia
  • BS, Botany, Ohio State University
  • SM, Microbiology, Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
  • MD, Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

Contact Information

UVA Div. of Hematology-Oncology
PO Box 800716
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Telephone: 434.924.9637
Email: mew4p@virginia.edu

Research Interests

Novel therapeutics for lymphoma, CLL, and other hematologic malignancies with a focus in Mantle cell lymphoma.

Research Description

Dr. Williams' research interests are in novel therapeutic approaches for non-Hodgkin lymphomas, mantle cell lymphoma and CLL, including targeted agents and immunotherapeutics. He serves on the scientific advisory boards of the Lymphoma Research Foundation and the European Mantle Cell Lymphoma Network, and is vice-chair of the Eastern Cooperative Group Lymphoma Core Committee. He also serves as chair of the Hematology Subspecialty Board of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is an ABIM Council Member.

Selected Publications