Editorial Board

 

Editor-in-Chief 

Padmaj S Kulkarni, MD, DM

Medical Oncologist,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

padmaj.kulkarni@gmail.com, editorijmpo@gmail.com

 

Immediate Past Editor-in-Chief

Raghunadharao Digumarti MD, DM

Director, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital & Research Centre

Aganampudi, Visakhapatnam 530053, India

telerama@rediffmail.com

rdigumarti@gmail.com

 

Joint Editor        

Jyoti Bajpai

MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Medical Oncology)

Professor of Medical Oncology

Tata Memorial Centre, Tata Memorial Hosptial,

Dr Ernest Borges Marg, Parel,

Mumbai-400012, Maharashtra, India

dr_jyotibajpai@yahoo.co.in

 

Editorial Advisors           

Gouri Shankar Bhattacharyya MD, MRCP, PhD

Medical Oncologist, Salt Lake City Medical Centre, Kolkata, India,

docgs@hotmail.com

 

Sudeep Gupta

MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Medical Oncology)

Director, ACTREC,

Professor of Medical Oncology,

Tata Memorial Centre, Tata Memorial Hosptial, Dr Ernest Borges Marg, Parel,

Mumbai-400012, Maharashtra, India

sudeepgupta04@yahoo.com

 

Section Editors 

Bharatsinha Bhosale

MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Medical Oncology)

Consultant Medical Oncologist

Bombay Hospital Medical and Research institute

Director Sunrise Oncology Day care

Visiting Consultant : Jaslok hospital, H N reliance Hospital

and Raheja Hospital, India

bharatsinghbhosale@gmail.com

 

Kaustav Talapatra MBBS, MD

National Head, Radiation Oncology

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Reliance Cancer Hospitals, India

kaustee@gmail.com

 

TVSVGK Tilak

MD (Med) DNB (Med) DM (Medical Oncology) FRCP (Glasg)

Associate Professor (Medicine) & Medical Oncology

Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India

drtilaktvs@gmail.com

 

Aditi Dastane

MD (Path), Diplomate ABMGG (USA)

Consultant Molecular Pathologist and Geneticist

Incharge, Molecular Diagnostic Lab and  Cancer Genetics Clinic,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

aditidastane@gmail.com

 

Deepti Mutreja

MD(Pathology), DNB, Fellowship in Molecular Pathology (AIIMS),

Professor of Department of Pathology,

Armed Forces Medical College

Pune 411040, India

deeptimutreja@gmail.com

 

Pradeep Kulkarni

MD (Anaesthesiology). Fellowship in Palliative Medicine.

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

Consultant in Palliative Medicine at Lokmanya Hospital Chinchwad, India

innovativeppk@gmail.com

 

Reetu Jain MD (Internal medicine)

Consultant, Jaslok Hospital and Research center, Mumbai

reebun@yahoo.com

Gaurav Prakash

MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Medical Oncology)

Additional professor, Department of Internal Medicine, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India

drgp04@gmail.com

 

Deepak Dabkara MD, DM

Tata Medical Center

14 MAR (E-W), New Town, Rajarhat,

Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

deepakdabkara@yahoo.com

 

Venkatraman Radhakrishnan

MBBS, MD (pediatrics), DM (Medical Oncology)

 Associate Professor Medical Oncology,

Cancer Institute (W.I.A), Chennai

Venkat.medonc@gmail.com

 

Bivas Biswas

MBBS, MD (Pediatrics), DM (Medical Oncology),

Consultant

Department of Medical Oncology,

Tata Medical Center,

14 MAR (EW). New Town, Rajarhat. Kolkata- 700160

bivasbiswas@gmail.com

 

Priyanka Srivastava

MD (Internal Medicine, Baroda Medical College, Gujarat)

DNB (Medical Oncology, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi)

Fellow Medical Oncology (Princess Margaret Cancer Center, University of Toronto, Canada)

Consultant Medical Oncology,

M.S.Patel Cancer center, Shreekrishna Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine,

 

Pramukhswami Medical College, Karamsad

Gujarat

priyankasrivastavadr@gmail.com / priyankass@charutarhealth.org

 

Hemant Dadhich, MD, DM

Medical Oncologist

Sudha Hospital & Medical Research Centre,

11-a, Talwandi, Jhalawar Road, Kota, Rajasthan - 324005

Cancer Research Centre,

MPA 38, Mahveer Nagar - II, Kota, Rajasthan - 324005

hkdadhich@yahoo.co.in

 

Suresh Babu M C, MD, DM,

Medical Oncologist,

Department of Medical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru, Karnataka

sureshbabumedicalonco@gmail.com

 

Joydeep Ghosh, MD, DM

Consultant

Department Of Medical Oncology

Tata Medical Centre

14, Major Arterial Road (East-West), Action Area 1, DD Block (Newtown), Kolkata, West Bengal 700156

dr.joydeep.ghosh@gmail.com

 

Urmi Sitanshu Sheth

MBBS, DNB (medicine), Fellowship in clinical haematology,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

urmi.choksey@gmail.com

 

Manikandan Dhanushkodi

MBBS, MD, DM, DNB

Cancer Institute (WIA), Chennai,

Tamil Nadu, India

dmani1982@gmail.com

 

Anupama Shirish Borker MD, ECMO

Consultant and Head, Department of Medical Oncology, Goa Medical College, Goa

dranupamasb@gmail.com

 

Dr Prasanth Ganesan MD, DM

Additional Professor, Medical Oncology

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry- 6, India

p.ganesan@jipmer.edu.in

 

Dr Amol Patel, MD, DM (Medical Oncology)

Assistant Professor,

Army Hospital Research & Referral,

New Delhi.

dr.amolpatel@hotmail.com

 

Vineet Govinda Gupta

MBBS (AIIMS), MD (AIIMS), DM (AIIMS, Gold Medalist)

Department of Medical Oncology, Artemis Hospital, Gurugram NCR

vineetgovindagupta@gmail.com

 

Section Advisors             

Hemant Malhotra,

MD, FRCP, FRCP, FACP, ECMO, MNAMS, FUICC, FICP, FIMSA

President, Indian Society of Medical & Pediatric Oncology (ISMPO) &

Professor & Head, Dept. of Medical Oncology,

Sri Ram Cancer Center,

Mahatma Gandhi Hospital,

Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences & Technology,

Sitapura, Jaipur - 302 022.

drmalhotrahemant@gmail.com

 

Shripad D Banavali, MD (Med;Bom), BC(Ped;USA), BE(Hem-Onc;USA)

Director-Academics,

Professor of Medical Oncology,

Coordinator, TMC-Rural Outreach Program

Chairman, Indian Pediatric Oncology Group

Tata Memorial Centre, Tata Memorial Hosptial,

Dr Ernest Borges Marg, Parel,

Mumbai-400012, Maharashtra, India

banavali_2000@yahoo.com

 

K. Govind Babu, MD, DM

Prof and HOD - Medical Oncology,

Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology,

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

kgblaugh@gmail.com

 

Purvish M. Parikh

MD, DNB, FICP, PHD, ECMO, CPI

Shalby Cancer and Research Institute,

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

purvish@purvishparikh.com

 

Dr Manish Agarwal

D, M.S., D.N.B., Diploma in Tissue Banking

Consultant Orthopaedic Oncosurgeon

P.D Hinduja Hospital & MRC,

Mahim, Mumbai

mgagarwal@gmail.com

 

Dr Rajiv Sarin, MD, FRCR

Professor Radiation Oncology & In-Charge Cancer Genetics Unit

Tata Memorial Centre, Tata Memorial Hosptial,

Dr Ernest Borges Marg, Parel,

Mumbai-400012, Maharashtra, India

drrajivsarin@gmail.com

 

Kumar Prabhash MD, DM, ECMO, PDCR

Professor and Head of Medical Oncology

Tata Memorial Centre, Tata Memorial Hosptial,

Dr Ernest Borges Marg, Parel,

Mumbai-400012, Maharashtra, India

kprabhash1@gmail.com

 

Chirag Jyotiker Desai, MBBS, MD, DM (Oncology)

Hemato-Oncology Clinic, Vedanta Institute, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad - 380009

chiragdesai.oncology@gmail.com

 

Senthil J Rajappa, MD DNB DM

Basavatarakam indo American cancer hospital and research Center, Hyderabad

senthiljrajappa@gmail.com

Rakesh Jalali, MD (Radiation Oncology)

Head of Radiation Oncology & Medical Director, Apollo Proton Cancer Centre, Chennai, India.

rjalali@apollohospitals.com

 

Dr Nita Nair, DNB, MRCs (Ed), MCh.

Associate Professor and Consultant Surgeon

Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr. Ernest Borges Marg,

Parel (E), Mumbai 400 012, Maharashtra, India

nitanair@hotmail.com

 

Special Content Editors

Parikshit Prayag MD, ABIM, ABMS

American Board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases

Fellowship in Transplant Infectious Diseases, Stanford University

Consultant, Transplant Infectious Diseases,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

pprayag100@gmail.com

 

Sujit Nilegaonkar MBBS, DRM, DNB Nuclear Medicine

LLb and diploma in medical jurisprudence

Nuclear Medicine Consultant,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

drsujitnm@gmail.com

 

Sanjay Desai MD

Radiologist

Lokmanya Hospital Sec 24,

Pradhikaran Nigdi, Pune - 411044,

Maharashtra

drsanjaydesai@gmail.com

 

Dr Sampada Patwardhan

Incharge Microbiology and Hospital Infection Control

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

sampada.patwardhan@gmail.com

 

Web Editor        

Prashant Mehta MD, DM (AIIMS)

European Society for Medical Oncology certified

Fellowship in BMT, Fred Hutch, Seattle, USA

Consultant and Unit Head Medical Oncology/Hematoncology/BMT

Asian Institute of Medical Sciences

Faridabad

Member American Society of Blood and marrow Transplantation (ASBMT)

Managing Committee member

Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON)

prashantcipher7@gmail.com

 

Associate Editors            

Maheboob Basade, MD

Senior Medical Oncologist,

Department of Medical Oncology,

Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

basade@gmail.com

 

Bharath Rangarajan, MD, DM, ECMO, PDCR.

Consultant Medical Oncologist

Hemato-oncologist & Stem Cell Transplant Physician.

Kovai Medical Center and Hospital

Coimbaore

bharath37@gmail.com

 

Prasad Narayanan MD, DM, ECMO

Senior Consultant of Medical Oncology

Cytecare Cancer Hospital

Bangalore, India

prasadnarayanan@yahoo.com

 

Nikhil Ghadyalpatil, MD DNB MNAMS PDCR

DM Medical Oncology (Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai)

European Certification in Medical Oncology

Consultant Medical Oncologist

Yashoda Cancer Institute, Rajbhavan Road,

Somajiguda Hyderabad - 500082, India

nikhilghadyalpatil@gmail.com

 

Chandrashekhar V Pethe, MD, DM (Medical Oncology)

Consultant Medical Oncologist, Hope Cancer Institute,

Nashik. Honorary Medical Oncologist,

Pravara Institute Of Medical Sciences, Loni, India

drcvpethe@gmail.com

 

M VAMSHI KRISHNA, MBBS, MD, DM (MEDICAL ONCOLOGY)

Consultant Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

Apollo Cancer Institute

Hyderabad

drmvkrishnaonco@gmail.com

 

Mahesh. M. Mandolkar, M.D. DNB ( Path )

Consultant Oncopathologist and

Head Department of Pathology,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

docmaheshm@yahoo.co.in

 

Zonal Editors    

Bhavesh B Parekh, MD DM MBA 

Medical Oncologist

Shalby Multispeciality hospital

bhaveshdm1@hotmail.com

Center-  Tarini Prasad Sahoo, MD; DM (medical oncology)

Consultant, Silverline hospital, Bhopal tarini73@rediffmail.com"

 

South- Dr. Linu Abraham Jacob

MD General Medicine; DM Medical Oncology

Professor, Dept. of Medical Oncology, Kidwai Cancer Institute, Bangalore

mannellinujacob@gmail.com"

 

North- Randeep Singh, MD DM ECMO FCCP

Artemis hospitals, Gurugram

Oncomed clinic, Delhi

drrandeep@yahoo.co.in

 

East- Deepak Dabkara, MD, DM

Tata Medical Center

14 MAR (E-W), New Town, Rajarhat,

Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

deepakdabkara@ yahoo.com

 

Student editor 

Mukesh Chaudhari

MBBS, MD (Medicene), DNB (Medical Oncology, 1st year student)

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

drmukeshbjmc@gmail.com

 

Sub-Editor         

Scientific Writing- Dr. Amrita Prayag, MBBS MS (Pharmacology).

Master of Science (Pharmacology), Thomas Jefferson University, USA.

Clinical Research Consultant, In-House Research,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center,

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital Road, Near, Mhatre Bridge, Erandwane, Pune, Maharashtra 411004, India

medamrita@gmail.com

 

Statistics- Vinayak Deshpande

Masters in Statistics

Managing Director- Sankhya Analytical Research Pvt. Ltd.

Director-Medicounts Lifesciences Pvt. Ltd.

Member-Board of Studies: St. Xavier’s College, Ramnarain Ruia

Autonomous College, SIES College, Mumbai, India

vinayak@sankhyaanalytics.com

 

Senior Editorial Assistant             

Yogesh Kembhavi, MBA, CHR, CTM, DHA, PMP, DCR

Research Project Manager,

Tata Memorial Centre, Tata Memorial Hospital, 

Dr. Ernest Borges Marg, Parel(E), Mumbai 400 012, Maharashtra, India

yogeshkembhavi1@gmail.com

 

National Advisory Board              

Lalit Kumar, MD; DM

Professor and Head Department of Medical Oncology

All India Institute of Medical sciences

(Dr BRA Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital)

New Delhi 110029, India

lalitaiims@yahoo.com

 

Rajendra Badwe, MS

Director, Tata Memorial Centre

Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr. Ernest Borges Marg,

Parel (E), Mumbai 400 012, Maharashtra, India

badwera@tmc.gov.in, badwera@gmail.com"

 

B.K.Smruti, Hon. Secretary

Indian Society of Medical & Pediatric Oncology

Consultant Medical & Hemato Oncologist

Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre

Bombay Hospital Institute Of Medical Sciences

Asian Cancer Institute, 1001, Vainganga, Sir Pochkanwala Road,

Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

drsmruti2002@yahoo.co.in

 

Narayanankutty Warrier

MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Medical Oncology)

Head and Senior Consultant,

Department of Medical Oncology

MVR Cancer Centre and Research Institute,

Kozhikode, Kerala, India

enkwarrier@gmail.com

 

Lalit Mohan Sharma, MD

Senior Consultant of Medical Oncology

Bhagwan Mahaveer Cancer Hospital & Research Centre

(Managed by K G Kothari Memorial Trust)

Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jaipur 302017, India

dr.lalitmohansharma@bmchrc.com

 

Ajay Bapna, MD

Senior Consultant & Head of Medical Oncology

Bhagwan Mahaveer Cancer Hospital & Research Centre

(Managed by K G Kothari Memorial Trust)

Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jaipur 302017, India

dr.ajaybapna@bmchrc.com

 

Surendra Beniwal, MD, DM

A-3/1, Sardar Patel Colony, Patel Nagar,

Bikaner, Rajasthan 334003

beniwal.surendra@gmail.com

Rejiv Rajendranath, DM DNB

Consultant Medical Oncologist

Integrated Cancer Care Group

Apollo Cancer Institute

Chennai, India

rejivr@yahoo.co.in

 

International Advisory Board    

Ghassan Abou-Alfa, MD, MBA

Attending

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Professor

Weill Medical College at Cornell University

300 East 66th Street

New York, NY 10022

United States of America

abou-alg@mskcc.org

 

Ajit Venniyoor, MD, DNB, DM

Senior Consultant

The Royal Hospital · National Oncology Center

Muscat, Oman

avenniyoor@gmail.com

Paul Mitchell, MBBS, MD, PhD, FRANZCO, FRACS, FROphth, FAFPHM  

Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology & Eye Health, Westmead Clinical School, University of Sydney

paul.mitchell@sydney.edu.au

 

Rakesh M. Jamkhandikar

M.D. (Radiodiagnosis), FRCR, M.Med.(Singapore)

Radiologist, Armed Forces Hospital, Muscat, Oman

jamkhandikar2002@yahoo.com

 

Apar Kishor Ganti, MD, MS

Department of Medicine, VA Nebraska Western Iowa Health Care System

Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology-Hematology

Professor (Courtesy) of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

University of Nebraska Medical Center

986840 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198-6840.

aganti@unmc.edu

 

Amit Khot, MBBS, MD, MRCP (UK), FRCPath (UK) FRACP

Consultant Haematologist and Bone Marrow Transplant Physican

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

305 Grattan Street

Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia

amitkhot1@aol.com

 

David James Kerr, CBE, MA MD DSc FRCP FRCGP FMedSci

Professor of Cancer Medicine, University of Oxford

Honorary Professor of Oncology, Sichuan, Xiamen and 2nd Military Universities, China

Honorary Professor, Seoul National University, Korea

Associate Ed, Journal of Global Oncology

Nuffield Division of Clinical and Laboratory Sciences

Level 4, Academic Block, John Radcliffe Infirmary,

Headington, Oxford, OX3 9DU

david.kerr@ndcls.ox.ac.uk

Soe Aung, MB, BS, DCH, FRACGP

Independent Medical Practice Professional, Myanmar

drsoeaung@gmail.com

 

Sanjeev Sewak, MBBS, FRACP

Medical Oncologist, 2 Beck Ct, Noble Park, VIC 3174, Australia.

sewaks01@yahoo.com

 

Ravindran Kanesvaran, MRCP, BSc, MD, FAMS

Senior Consultant of Medical Oncology

National Cancer Centre Singapore

Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore

Email: ravindran.kanesvaran@singhealth.com.sg

 

Fatima Cardoso, MD, MS

Director Breast Unit, Champalimaud Clinical Center

ESMO Board of Directors & Director of Membership

Chair ABC Global Alliance (www.abcglobalalliance.org)

Av. De Brasília  s/n,

1400-038 Lisbon, Portugal

fatimacardoso@fundacaochampalimaud.pt

 

Christopher Steer, MBBS, FRACP

Medical Oncologist

Albury Wodonga Health,

Albury Wodonga Private Hospital,

Murray Valley Campus

Christopher.Steer@bordermedonc.com.au

 

Alex A. Adjei, M.D., PH.D.

Professor of Oncology and Pharmacology

Consultant, Medical Oncology

Mayo Clinic

200 First Street SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Adjei.Alex@mayo.edu

 

Alexandru Eniu, MD, PhD

Head of the Day Hospital Unit

Department of Breast Tumors

Cancer Institute “Ion Chiricuta”

Republicii 34-36, 400015 Cluj-Napoca, Romania

aleniu@iocn.ro

 

Premal H. Thaker, MD, MS

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology,

Washington University School of Medicine

Washington University Medical Campus

4921 Parkview Place

Saint Louis, MO 63110

thakerp@wustl.edu

 

Etienne BRAIN, MD PhD

Department of Medical Oncology

Institut Curie/Saint-Cloud www.curie.fr

35 rue Dailly - 92210 Saint-Cloud, FRANCE

Chair of the EORTC Breast Cancer Group www.eortc.org

Chair of the DIALOG Intergroup (GERICO/UCOG) www.dialog-oncogeriatrie.fr

Co-Chair of SIOG Corporate Relations ad-hoc Committee etienne.brain@curie.fr


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