Gustavo “Gus” Fonseca, MD, FACP
Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) has named Gustavo “Gus” Fonseca, MD, FACP, as Medical Director of the Clinical Research Program. Dr. Fonseca will provide clinical leadership and oversight of the statewide practice’s extensive involvement in conducting phase I through IV clinical trials at more than 36 FCS locations in Florida. He succeeds James Reeves, Jr, MD, who continues to participate in the FCS Research Division with a focus on leveraging precision medicine platforms to enhance clinical trial activities and patient outcomes. Dr. Fonseca will also continue to provide care to patients at FCS clinic locations in Citrus County, Florida.
After receiving his medical degree from the Universidad Del Norte School of Medicine in Colombia, Dr. Fonseca completed his residency in internal medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital at the University of Miami. During his time there, he served a fourth year as adjunct faculty and as Chief Resident of a program responsible for 150 residents. He then proceeded with his fellowships in oncology and hematology at MD Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas and at Methodist Hospital at Baylor School of Medicine in Houston.