Dr. Kahn was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and did all of his training at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Kahn completed his undergraduate studies at PENN in 1983 graduating summa cum laude with a BA in Honors Chemistry. Dr. Kahn subsequently entered medical school at Penn and graduated in 1987. He was elected into Alpha Omega Alpha in 1986 and received the Merck Award at graduation. Dr. Kahn then completed his internship and residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. During the 1990-1991 academic year, Dr. Kahn served as the Medical Chief Resident at PENN. Following his chief residency, Dr. Kahn was a fellow in Hematology Medical Oncology at PENN and spent his latter time as a fellow in the laboratory of Joel Bennett, MD, investigating glycoprotein IIb/IIIa mutations with respect to cellular processing and function.
In 1994, Dr. Kahn joined the faculty at Tulane where he was recruited to be the Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program. In 1996, he was also appointed Associate Director for Student Programs in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Kahn actively participates in the Med/Peds combined program, the Med/Psych combined program and was instrumental in developing the Med/Preventive Medicine residency program. Dr. Kahn was promoted to Associate Professor of Medicine in 1998.
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