Dr. Francis Nugent MD, is a medical author for the WebMD network, which includes MedicineNet,eMedicineHealth, RxList, and WebMD.
Dr. F.W. Nugent is a medical oncologist specializing in gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Nugent graduated from Middlebury College with a bachelors degree in religion before graduating from Albany Medical College. He presently serves as vice-chairman of medical oncology at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Massachusetts, and actively participates in gastrointestinal cancer research.