Edem Agamah, M.D.

Medical Education:
Medical School – University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
Internship – Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana
Residency – Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana (Hematology)
Graduate School – LSU Medical Center, New Orleans, LA (MS Biometry & Genetics)
Internal Medicine Residency – St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL
Hematology Oncology Fellowship – University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Current Professional Appointments:
Physician, SIU Healthcare
Clinical Associate Professor – SIU School of Medicine

Past Professional Appointments:
Statistical Consultant – Louisiana Tumor Registry
Research Associate – The Bogalusa Heart Study, New Orleans, LA

Board Certifications:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Medical Oncology

Clinical Interest:
Adult Hematology and Oncology
Clinical Research

Outside Interest:
Founder & President, International Health and Development Network (IHDN)

Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU
315 W. Carpenter
Springfield, IL 62794


Dr. Agamah has office hours in the Specialty Clinic Passavant. Please call the number above for details.