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Arnab Chakravarti, MD

Chair and Professor, Radiation Oncology
Max Morehouse Chair in Cancer Research
Director, Brain Tumor Program

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-0672

  • B.A.: Duke University: 1990.
  • M.D.: University of Virginia School of Medicine: 1995. 
  • Specialty Training:
      ~ Intern, Transitional Program at Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel        Hospital and Metrowest Medical Center Program (1995-1996).
      ~ Residency, Radiation Oncology at Harvard Medical School at the          Massachusetts General Hospital (1996-1999).
      ~ Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at Harvard Medical School at          the Massachusetts General Hospital (1999-2000).
  • Specialty Interests: Central Nervous System Cancers (CNS), Glioblastomas (Brain Tumors).
  • Research Interests: RTOG Brain Tumors, Translational Research (I.e. genomic, epigenomic, transcriptomic, and proteomic profilling). 
  • Appointment: 2009

Jose G. Bazan, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 366-5120

  • B.S.: Stanford University: Mathematics, 2003.
  • B.A.: Stanford University: Human Biology, 2003.
  • M.S.: Stanford University School of Medicine: Clinical Epidemiology, 2008.
  • M.D.: Stanfrod University School of Medicine: 2008.
  • Specialty Training: 
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at Kaiser Permanente (2008-2009).               ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2009-2013).
  • Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer.
  • Research Interests: Clinical Trials in Lung and Breast Cancer. 
  • Appointment: 2013

Aashish Bhatt, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite A209
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-3250

  • M.B.B.S.: Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University: 2004.
  • M.D.: New York Medical College: 2007.
  • Specialty Training:
      ~ Resident, Categorical at Stony Brook University Hosptial (2007-2008).
      ~ Resident, Radiation Oncolgy at The James Graham Brown Cancer Center (2008-2012).
      ~ Fellowship,  Proton Therapy at Massachusetts General Hospital (2012-2013). 
  • Specialty Interests: Head and Neck Tumors, Skull Base Tumors, Proton Therapy, Sterotactic Radiotherapy, General Radiation Oncology. 
  • Research Interests: Same as Specialty Interests. 
  • Appointment: 2013
     

Dukagjin Blakaj, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave. D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 366-4216

  • B.A.: Wesleyan University: Chemistry & Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, 1999.
  • M.A.: Wesleyan University: Chemistry, 2000.
  • M.S.: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Biochemistry , 2003.
  • PhD.: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Biochemistry, 2008.
  • M.D.: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2008.
  • Specialty Training:
       Fellowship, Research at Howard Hughes Medical Institute 
    (1995-1997). 
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center (2008-2009).
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at Montefiore-Einstein Center for Cancer Care (2009-2013).                ~ Post Doctoral Research, HPV epidemiology, markers for radio-resistance and therapeutic                      vaccine development (2011-2012).
  • Specialty Interests: Head and Neck, Base of Skull, Inoperative Radiation Oncology, Central Nervous System Cancers (CNS).
  • Research Interests: Head and Neck Radiation Resistance and Sensitization, Base of Skull, Human Papillomavirus, Spine Malignancies Radiotherapy. 
  • Appointment: 2013

 

Dayssy Alexandra Diaz Pardo, MD 

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite C225
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-3246

  • M.D.: Pontifica Universidad Javeriana: Bogota, Colombia, 2008.
  • Specialty Traning: 
       ~ Post-doctoral research fellow, Radiation Oncology at University of         Miami (2009-2010)/
       ~ Intern, General Surgery at University of Miami (2010-2011).
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at University of Miami (2011-2015).
       ~ Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at University of Miami (2013).
  • Specialty Interests: Genitourinary Cancer and Gastrointestinal Cancer. 
  • Appointment: 2015
     

John Grecula, MD

Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-3250

  • B.S.: Youngstown State University: 1987.
  • M.D.: Youngstown State University, 1987.
  • Specialty Training:
        ~ Intern, General Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center (1988).
        ~ Resident, General Surgery at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (1989).
        ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at The Ohio State University (1992).
        ~ Fellowship, Radiation Oncology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine & Public                      Health (1993).
  • Specialty Interests: General Radiation Oncology. 
  • Research Interests: Brain Tumors, Radiosensitizers, Lung Cancer and Head and Neck Cancer. 
  • Appointment: 1993

Karl Haglund, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite C223
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-3244

  • B.S.: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Biology, 1991.
  • Post-Baccalaureate Study: University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign: Neuroscience, 1992.
  • PhD.: Yale University Graduate College of Arts & Sciences: Experimental Pathology, 2002.
  • M.D.: Yale University School of Medicine, 2004.
  • Specialty Training:
      ~ Intern, Yale University School of Medicine Primary Care Program (2004-2005).
      ~ Resident, Harvard Radiation Oncology Program (2005-2009). 
      ~ Postdoctoral Researcher, Bringham & Women's Hospital (2007-2008). 
  • Specialty Interests: Sarcomas, Lung and Thymic Tumors.
  • Research Interests: Sarcoma Outcomes.
  • Appointment: 2013

Douglas Martin, MD

Clinical Director and Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology
Department Quality Committee Chair

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-5557

  • B.S.: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology: Chemical Engineering, 1981.
  • M.D.: University of South Dakota School of Medicine, 1987.
  • Specialty Training
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at Naval Hospital (1987-1988).
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at University of Iowa Hospitals and           Clinics (1991-1995). 
  • Specialty Interests: Prostate Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, Intraoperative Radiation Therapy.
  • Research Interests: Radiation Safety & Brachytherapy. 
  • Appointment: 2006

Darrion Mitchell, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave. Suite A207
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 366-4216

  • B.S.: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: Chemistry 2001

  • PhD.: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science/The Chicago Medical School: Cell Biology and Anatomy, 2011

  • M.D.: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science/The Chicago Medical School: Medicine, 2011

  • Specialty Training:
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital             (2011 – 2012)
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (2012 – 2016)
       ~ Co-Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (2015 – 2016)

  • Specialty Interests: Head and Neck Cancer

  •  Research Interests: Head and Neck Cancer

  •  Appointment: 2016


Joshua D. Palmer, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

CNS and Pediatric Radiation Division
460 W. 10th Ave. D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-0871

  • B.S.: University of Minnesota: Biophysics & Biochemistry and Genetics,
    Cell Biology and Development, 2007.

  • M.D.: University of Miami Leonard. M. Miller School of Medicine, 2011.

  • Specialty Training:
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at New York University Langone/Bellevue Medical Center (2011-2012).
       Resident, Radiation Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University                 Hospital (2012-2016).  
       ~ 
    Pediatric/Proton Radiation Oncology, St. Jude Children’s Research         Hospital (2014)
       ~ Chief Resident, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2015-2016).

  • Specialty Interests: Central Nervous System Cancers (CNS), Pediatric Malignancies, Base of Skull, Head and Neck, Gamma Knife, Stereotactic Radiosurgery (Brain and Spine), Proton Therapy

  • Research Interests: Glioblastoma, Low Grade Gliomas, Brain Metastasis, Rare Brain Malignancies, CNS and Pediatric Clinical Trials, Translational Research. 

  • Appointment: 2016


Allison M. Quick, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
1145 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 366-5120

  • B.A.: Taylor University: Biology, 2000.
  • M.D.: University of Vermont College of Medicine, 2006.
  • Specialty Training:
      ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at Fletcher Allen Healthcare (2006-2007).
      ~ Residency, Radiation Onocology at The Ohio State University                (2007-2011).
  • Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, Brachytherapy. 
  • Research Interests: Cancer Survivorship for Breast & Gynecologic Cancers, RTOG Clinical Trials.
  • Appointment: 2011

Raju Raval, MD, DPhil

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 366-4216

  • B.S./B.A.: Indiana University: Biochemistry and Biology, 2001
  • D.Phil.: University of Oxford: Oxford (United Kingdom): Molecular Oncology, 2004
  • M.D.: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2009
  • Specialty Training:
       ~ Intern, Medicine at Morristown Medical Center (2009-2010).
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital (2010-2014).
  • Appointment: 2014

Meng Welliver, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-3244

  • B.S.: Beijing Medical University: Medicine, 1991.
  • M.S.: Bucknell University: Chemistry, 1993.
  • PhD.: Penn State College of Medicine: Cell and Molecular Biology, 1998.
  • M.D.: Penn State College of Medicine, 2006.
  • Specialty Training:
      ~ Intern, Internal Medicine: University of Pennsylvania (2006-2007).
      ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at The University of Pennsylvania (2007-2011).
  • Specialty Interests: Thoracic Cancer (Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma, Thymoma). Hematologic Malignancies (Lymphoma, Myeloma, Leukemia). Soft Tissue Sarcoma (Adult). 
  • Research Interests: Experimental Therapeutics, Combined Modality Treatment, Cancer Metabolism and Functioning Imaging.
  • Appointment: 2011

Julia White, MD

Professor, Radiation Oncology
Director, Breast Radiation Oncology
Vice Chair of Clinical Research
Klotz Chair for Cancer Research

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
1145 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 688-7367

  • B.A.: Rosemont College: Biology, 1981.
  • M.D.: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, 1988.
  • Specialty Training:
       ~ Intern, William Beaumont Hospital (1988-1989). 

       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at William Beaumont Hospital (1989-1993).
       ~ Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at William Beaumont Hospital (1991-1992).
  • Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer.
  • Research Interests: Clinical Trials, Novel Radiation Delivery Methods, Partial Breast Irradiation, Prone Breast Irradiation and Regional Nodal Irradiation. 
  • Appointment: 2012

Terence Williams, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252Q
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-5557

  • B.A.: Haverfod College: Molecular & Cellular Biology, 1997
  • Ph.D.: Albert Einstein College of Medicine: Molecular Pharmacology, 2006
  • M.D.: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2006
  • Specialty Training:
       ~ Research Assistant, Pediatric Oncology at Children's Hospital of           Philadelphia (1997-1999).
       ~ Graduate Student, Molecular Pharmacology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2001-2004).
       ~ Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2005-2006).
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine at The University of Michigan (2006-2007).
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at The University of Michigan (2007-2011).
       ~ Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at The University of Michigan (2009-2010).
  • Specialty Interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer & Lung Cancer
  • Appointment: 2011

Jessica Wobb, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
1145 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 293-3244

  • B.S.: Lehigh University: Molecular Biology, 2005
  • M.D.: Temple University School of Medicine, 2010
  • Specialty Training:
      ~ Transitional Year Resident at Beaumont Health System (2010).
      ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at Beaumont Health System 
         (2014-2015).
      ~ Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at Beaumont Health System (2014-2015).
  • Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer and Head and Neck Cancer.
  • Research Interests: Clinical Outcomes.
  • Appointment: 2015

 


Evan Wuthrick, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
Residency Program Director, Radiation Oncology
Vice Chair, Cancer Institional Review Board

460 W. 10th Ave, Suite D252
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 293-3244

  • B.S.: Cornell University: Biology, 2002
  • M.D.: Jefferson Medical College, 2006
  • Specialty Training
       ~ Intern, Internal Medicine & Surgery at Albert Einstein Medical                 Center (2006-2007).
       ~ Visiting Resident, Radiation Oncology at Washington University (2008).
       ~ Visiting Resident, Radiation Oncology at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (2009)
       ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2007-2011).
       ~ Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2010-2011).
  • Specialty Interests: GI Cancers (pancreatic, liver, esophageal, gastric, colorectal, anal), Melanoma and skin cancers. 
  • Appointment: 2011

Steve Walston, MD

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Rebekah Young, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

460 W 10th Ave              
Columbus, OH 43210      
1145 Olentangy Eiver Rd.
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 688-7363

  • B.A.: Syracuse University, 1992
  • Pre-Medical Program: Hunter College, 2000-2004
  • M.D.: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, 2010
  • Specialty Training
      ~ Preliminary Medicine Year, Lenox Hill Hospital New York (2003-2005).
      ~ Resident, Radiation Oncology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2015).
      ~ Research Coordinator at Beth Israel Cancer Center (2003-2005).
      ~ Research, Jacob Perlow Hospice (Continuum Hospice/Beth Israel) (2006). 
  • Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal and Gynecological Malignancies.
  • Research Interests: Breast Cancer, Gynecological Malignancies, Rectal Cancer, Esophageal Cancer and Pancreatic Cancer. 
  • Appointment: 2015