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

Areas of Expertise:

Melanoma
Sarcoma
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

Fellowship:

Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY

Residency:

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