nikilAssociate Professor of Oncology, Section Chief, Soft Tissue and Melanoma,Director, IL-2 Program, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Areas of Expertise:

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)
Biological therapy in cancer

Special Interests:

Investigation of novel therapeutics, including anti-angiogenics in melanoma and sarcoma
Investigate immunotherapy approaches for melanoma
Identify predictors of response to high-dose Interleukin-2 biotherapy

Board Certification:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine


Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY


School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo

Medical Education and Training:

MD – Topiwala National Medical College, University of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India