Faculty

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Adam Lerner, MD

Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Department of Medicine

Interim Section Chief | PI and Director of Hematology Training Program, Hematology and Medical Oncology
Clinical Interests:
Lymphoma, Leukemia, Sarcoma, Skin cancer
Research Interests: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Cutaneous T cell lymphoma, Breast cancer, Hematologic malignancies

Full-time Faculty:

Ajit Bharti, PhD
Ajit Bharti, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Research Interests: Biomarker Study, Colon Cancer

Rita Blanchard, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Clinical Interests: Breast cancer; Gynecological cancer; Hematologic malignancies

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Frances Blevins, PA-C, MMSc
Instructor of Medicine
Interests: Hematology

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Sabrina Browning, MD

Instructor of Medicine
Clinical Interests: AL amyloidosis

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Marjory Charlot, MD, MPH, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director | Cancer Clinical Trials Program
Clinical Interests: Lung cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Precision Oncology, Cancer Clinical Trials
Research Interests: Cancer Disparities, Health Equity, Patient Centered Outcomes

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David H.K. Chui, MD, FRCPC
Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director |
Hemoglobin Diagnostic Reference Laboratory
Clinical Interests: Alpha-thalassemia, Beta-thalassemia, Unstable hemoglobins, Sickle cell disease
Research Interests: Genetic basis of hereditary hemoglobin disorders, Genotype-Phenotype correlation of hemoglobin diseases, Genetic regulation of fetal hemoglobin expression

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Timothy P. Cooley, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Physician Director of Cancer Clinical Trials Program
Clinical Interests: Thoracic oncology; Head and neck cancer and the treatment of malignancies in HIV infected people
Research Interests: SWOG and AMC studies

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Shuaiying Cui, PhD

Assistant Professor
Research Interests: Novel agents that can elicit developmental stage-specific gene silencing or reprogramming in hematopoietic stem cells and progenitors

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Yan Dai, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cancer Research Center
Research Interests: Epigenetic mechanisms in cancer development and progression

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Gerald V. Denis, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Cancer Research Center
Research Interests: Adaptive immunity, B cell proliferation and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

Isabel Dominguez, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interests: Wnt signaling in development and Cancer

Omar Eton, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Interests: Melanoma, targeted therapies, and clinical trials.

Peter Everett, MD
Academic Title pending
Interests: Lung cancer; Urologic malignancies; Gastrointestinal malignancies

Douglas V. Faller, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Interests: Hematopoietic/lymphoid malignancies; Hemoglobinopathies

Sajal Ghosh, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cancer Research Center
Interests:

Gretchen Gignac, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Quality Leader, Section of Hematology & Oncology
Interests: Genitourinary medical oncology; Solid tumor oncology

Jianlin Gong, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Interests:

Kevan L. Hartshorn, MD
Professor of Medicine
Fellowship Program Director, Section of Hematology & Oncology
Interests: GI malignancies

Tien Hsu, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Interests:  Tumor suppressor gene functions in development

Lisa Keller, NP
Instructor of Medicine – Nurse Practioner

Naomi Ko, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interests:

Esther Landesman, PhD
Instructor of Medicine
Interests:  Models and Therapeutic Testing for AL Amyloidosis and Protein Misfolding Diseases.

Amy Leung, PhD
Instructor of Medicine 
Interests:

Lillian McMahon, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Interests: Sickle Cell Disease

John A. Meyers, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director of Technology, Department of Medicine
Interests: Hematological malignancy, immunobiology

George J. Murphy, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interests: Hematopoiesis, megakaryocyte development, stem cell biology, and gene and cell-based therapies.

Richard Near, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interests:

Andreea Negroiu, MD
Instructor of Medicine
Interests:

Lauren J. Oshry, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interests:

Susan P. Perrine, MD
Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

Interests: Discovery and translation of novel therapeutics for activation of alternate genes for treatment of hemoglobin disorders (beta thalassemia and sickle cell disease), viral-associated lymphoproliferative disease, hematologic and stem cell deficiencies and refractory wounds.   Clinical trials in all aspects of sickle cell disease.

Vaishali Sanchorawala, MD
Professor of Medicine
Stem Cell Transplant Director
Interests: Myeloma Amyloid Transplant

Diane L. Sarnacki, RN, MSN, AOCN
Oncology Clinical Nurse Educator, Section of Hematology & Oncology
Interests:

J. Mark Sloan, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Fellowship Program Assistant Director, Section of Hematology & Oncology
Interests: Leukemia, lymphoma and peripheral blood stem cell transplantation
Hedy Smith, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Adult Sickle Cell Clinic Director, Section of Hematology & Medical Oncology
Interests: Sickle Cell Disease
Martin H. Steinberg, MD
Professor of Medicine
Interests: Sickle Cell Disease Hemaglobinopathies

Xuemei Zhong, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston VA Health System:

Daniel Jacobson, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Medical Oncology

Abraham Zimelman, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Valia Boosalis, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Mary T. Brophy, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Louis Fiore, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Adjunct or Part-time Faculty:

Karen Quillen, MD
Associate Professor

Alfred Tauber, MD
Professor of Medicine

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine