Mack Mitchell, M.D.

Vice President Medical Affairs

  • Nancy S. and Jeremy L. Halbreich Professorship in Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine - Digestive and Liver Diseases
  • Liver Disease
  • Esophageal Disorders


Mack Mitchell, M.D., a Professor of Internal Medicine, is the UT Southwestern Vice President for Medical Affairs. He is also the Chief Medical Officer for the Southwestern Health Resources Physician Network. Dr. Mitchell’s clinical expertise is in gastroenterology and liver diseases, and his research has been focused on alcoholism.

He earned his medical degree at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, and he has been listed repeatedly as one of D Magazine’s Best Doctors in Dallas.

Before coming to UT Southwestern, Dr. Mitchell was the Chief of Gastroenterology and the Medical Director of Ambulatory Services at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center; the Chairman of Internal Medicine at Greater Baltimore Medical Center; and the Chairman of Medicine at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

He is currently President of ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research, and was recently honored with the Seixas Award for Distinguished Service by the Research Society on Alcoholism.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (1980-1982), Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital (1979-1980), Hepatology
  • Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital (1977-1979), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1973-1977)
Honors & Awards
  • Research Society on Alcoholism 2007, Seixas Award for Distinguished Service
Books & Publications

Clinical Focus

  • Liver Disease
  • Esophageal Disorders
  • Gastroenterology
  • Liver Transplant Medicine
  • Cancer Screening
  • Gastroduodenal Diseases

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