Dr. Eric Silberfein is currently the Chief of Surgical Oncology and General Surgery at Ben Taub Hospital and dedicates his time to caring for the underserved population of Houston. He is also interested in the education of residents and medical students by improving their knowledge and skills through formal curriculum. Dr. Silberfein serves as the Cancer Liaison Physician for the Commission on Cancer arm of the American College of Surgeons and is a member of the College’s Academy of Master Surgeon Educators. Dr. Silberfein’s research interests include the treatment of indigent populations with cancer. Dr. Silberfein has received multiple teaching and clinical awards and honors.