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Anne Noonan, MD, MSc, MRCPI

Current OSU Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, College of Medicine

Education and Training

  • Bachelor of Medical Science, University College Cork, Ireland
  • Medical School (MBBChBAO), University College Cork, Ireland
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Cork University Hospital, Ireland
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
  • Medical Oncology Higher Specialist Training, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
  • Masters in Clinical Trials, University of London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • Medical Oncology Fellowship, The National Cancer Institute


Dr Noonan is a medical oncologist focusing on gastrointestinal malignancies. She received her medical degree in 2002 from University College Cork, Ireland. She completed residency in internal medicine at Cork University Hospital in 2005 followed by fellowship in medical oncology accredited by the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and Masters in Clinical Trials in 2009. Dr Noonan subsequently completed a second fellowship in medical oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Bethesda where she focused on laboratory research and biomarker driven phase I and II clinical trials. She was awarded the Marsha Rivkin Scientific Scholar Award in 2012 for her work on proteomic biomarker development for optimal sequencing of doxetaxel and an experimental smac mimetic in relapsed ovarian cancer. Dr. Noonan joined the faculty in Division of Medical Oncology at The Ohio State University in 2013.  Her clinical and research interests include development of biomarker driven targeted therapies for gastrointestinal malignancies through clinical trials and translational research, with a specific focus on hepatobiliary cancers.