Dr. Schulz is a native of Great Bend, Kansas and is a graduate of Newman University and Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita. He completed his residency in internal medicine also at the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita, followed by two years as an academic general internist at KU. He completed a Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the University of Colorado. While there, he was named Chief Fellow in Medical Oncology and was the recipient of a Susan G. Komen grant to study breast cancer in the Latina population.
In July 2000, Dr. Schulz moved to Wichita and held a joint appointment with the Cancer Center of Kansas and the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita. He practiced hematology and medical oncology as well as being an Associate Professor of Medicine, teaching medical residents and students. He was the recipient of the Franklin and Beverly Gaines Endowed Professorship for Phase I research on the Wichita Campus, which resulted in CCK treating phase I clinical trial patients locally. Dr. Schulz has previously earned the Faculty Teaching Award and the Resident Teaching Award at the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita. He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology.
In January 2015, Dr. Schulz joined the faculty of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences- Northwest Campus in Fayetteville, AR, to be the program director for the first new internal medicine residency in the state of Arkansas in over 30 years. He is the director of the student free clinic, participates in research, and will practice hematology/oncology at the Fayetteville VA.