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Margaret B. Row, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.P.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Vice President, Operations, Cancer Network, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2007 University of Texas, McCombs School of Business, Austin, TX, MBA, Masters of Business Administration
1994 George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, MD, MD with distinction
1990 Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, MS, Exercise Science
1986 University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD, BS, Biology

Postgraduate Training

2004 Advanced Training Program in Health Care Delivery Improvement (ATP), Institute for Health Care Delivery Research, Intermountain Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT
10/1996-1/1997 Chief Resident, Baylor College of Medicine/Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX
6/1994-7/1997 Resident, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
6/1991 Clinical Internship, Betty Ford Center, Rancho Mirage, CA

Board Certifications

12/2017 American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomate


Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 9/2010-9/2014
Associate Professor, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 9/2007-8/2010

Administrative Appointments/Responsibilities

Associate Vice President, Global Clinical Programs, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 1/2008-9/2012

Institutional Committee Activities

Director, MD Anderson Physicians Network, 9/2008-8/2011

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Johnson TN, DeJesus YA, McMahon L, Rolston KVI, Row MB. Outpatient Management of Febrile Neutropenia: Is It Safe Yet? J Support Oncol 6(5):219-220, May-Jun, 5/2008. PMID: 18551857.
2. Braiteh F, Row MB. Feeling bloated. Am J Emerg Med 25(2):207-8, 2/2007. PMID: 17276816.
3. Wells CL, Boorman MA, Riggs DM. Effect of age and menopausal status on cardiorespiratory fitness in masters women runners. Med Sci Sports Exerc 24(10):1147-54, 10/1992. PMID: 1435163.
Other Articles
1. Row MB. Emergency Care for Cancer Patients. Oncology 51(2):1-3, 2006.


1. Escalante, CP, Lam T, Valdres T, Geraci JM, Yang Y, Smith T, Badrina N, Horace P, Hwang J, McMahon L, Row M. Factors Related to Hospital Admission in Solid Tumor Patients in a Cancer Center’s Emergency Department. Journal of General Internal Medicine, Society of General Internal Medicine, Vancouver, British Columbia 18(Sup. 1):223, 2003.

Book Chapters

1. Row MB, Yeung S-C J, Escalante C, Gagel RF. Special considerations in the emergency care of cancer patients. In: Internal Medicine Care of Cancer Patients. Decker Inc. Canada, 2009.
2. Levett, M, Row M, Yeung, SJ. Miscellaneous Oncologic Emergencies. In: Oncologic Emergencies. B.C. Decker Inc, 441-455, 2002.

Last updated: 8/19/2015