Emrullah Yilmaz, MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Hematology and Medical Oncology
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
Immune Oncology Program
Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

Dr. Yilmaz is a head & neck medical oncologist at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute. He is a clinical assistant professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. Dr. Yilmaz completed a postdoctoral research fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, followed by a medicine residency at Baylor College of Medicine and a hematology & oncology fellowship at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After finishing his fellowship, Dr. Yilmaz joined the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center in 2016. He led the head & neck and Phase I clinical working groups at the University of New Mexico until joining Cleveland Clinic in 2021. Dr. Yilmaz is a clinical investigator with a research focus on translational research in immune biomarkers in head & neck cancers and thyroid carcinomas. He is a member of the National Cancer Institute Head & Neck Steering Committee Rare Tumor Task Force.