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Bone Marrow Transplant

Specialization

Medical Oncology, Hematology, Blood & Bone Marrow Transplant

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Internal Medicine

Areas of Specialization

Oncology, Hematology, Blood & Marrow Transplantation

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Blood & Marrow Transplant

Dr. Shishir SethSpecialization

Hematology, Hemato-oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT)

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MD, DM- Clinical Hematology (Mumbai)

Areas of Specialization

  • Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT)
  • Blood Cancers (Leukemia, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma)
  • Anemia, Thalassemia, Bleeding & Clotting disorders

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

Leukemia & Blood & Marrow Transplant; Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency. Vancouver – BC – Canada

Professional Society Membership

  • Indian Society of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine (Life Member)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology

Work Experience

  • Worked as Consultant, - Hemato-oncology & Stem Cell Transplant (BMT), at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, New-Delhi
  • Worked as Fellow-Leukemia/Bone Marrow Transplantation Division Of Hematology, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • Worked as senior resident (DM-Clinical Hematology) at Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM hospital, Mumbai-India.
  • Worked as consultant at Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi.
  • Worked as Sr. Resident at GTB Hospital, New Delhi.
  • Worked as Clinical assistant- Hematology at PD Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Worked as Sr. AMO at Bombay Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Worked as Junior resident at Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM hospital, Mumbai-India.

Professional Achievements

Successfully performed more than 150 Hematopoietic stem cell Transplants (BMT). 40% of which was allogeneic including Haplo-identical and antigen mismatch transplants.

As a Hematologist & Hemato-oncologist taking care of Acute Leukemia (AML/ ALL), Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, CML, CLL, Chronic Myelo-proliferative Neoplasm, Myelodysplastic syndrome as well as anemia, Thalassemia, Bleeding and clotting disorders. We had performed more than 300 induction therapies for acute leukemia.

Research

  • Worked as principal investigator for 2010DRL001: An investigator initiated observational study to evaluate the response rate and toxicity (safety) of the combination of bendamustine and rituximab (BR) in fresh adult chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients
  • Principal Investigator for IVPL_RT_01: A study of Rituximab in patients with Non Hodgkins Lymphoma a type of cancer.

Publications & Presentation

An unusual presentation of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus, 2008; :24(2) 59-62

“Lymph node and Tuberculosis: Clinical, Pathological and Microbiological Correlation.” In CYTOCON-2003 at Pune, India.

“Spectrum of small intestinal lymphoma in western India” in International conference on emerging trends in hematology and immunohematology at Mumbai, India.

“Chronic Myeloid Leukemia: Demographic and clinical profile from a tertiary center in western India” in Leukemias: molecular insights to treatment paradigms at Mumbai.

Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in Lymphoma: Why & When; Evidence Based Review. Cancer News, Dec 2011;5(5) 10-12.

Acute Myeloid Leukemia- An Update. RGCI Newsletter-External- Mar 2012; 16(3) 2-3.

Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in a patient with Burkitts Lymphoma and paraparesis. Rajeeb Kumar Deo; Prakash Chitalkar; Shishir Seth,; Kundan Chufal, Hilal Ahmed Yattoo, Abha Bhalla Poster presented at the 52 nd Annual Meeting of the Indian Society of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine, Chandigarh, November 11-13, 2011.

Medical & Hemato-oncology

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Radiation Oncology

Specialization

Radiation Oncology

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MBBS, DMRT, MD, DNB, MNAMS

Areas of Specialization

Brain tumors, Prostate, Breast cancers, Head & Neck Cancers

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • UICC Fellowship
  • Commonwealth Fellowship to UK
  • Member of ASTRO (American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology)
  • Life member AROI (Association of Radiation Oncologists of India)
  • SNO (Society of NeuroOncology, Canada)

Work Experience

Formerly Professor of Radiation Oncology at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

Specialization

Radiotherapy  

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MD – Radiotherapy

Areas of Specialization

All Solid Tumors

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

10 years post MD

Specialization

Radiation Oncology

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MBBS, MD

Areas of Specialization

Brain tumors, Breast, Prostate Cancers

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • Life Member of AMPI
  • Life member AROI (Association of Radiation Oncologists of India)

Work Experiences

Teaching experience at GMCH, Chandigarh

Specialization

Radiation Oncology 

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MBBS, MD

Areas of Specialization

Management of neurosurgical, urological, gastroenterological, breast and thoracic malignancies

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • Observer at Memorial Sloan Ketterring with Dr Michael Zelefsky, for IMRT. September 2002, New York, USA
  • Observer at Moores Cancer Centre, University of California at San Diego, with Dr Ajay Sandhu, Jan 2008, San Diego, USA
  • Observer at Montefiore - Albert Einstein Cancer Centre, with Dr Shalom Kalnicki & Dr Madhur Garg, for IGRT and SRS, Dec 2009, New York, USA

Work Experiences

  • Chief Radiation Oncologist at the International Oncology Centre, Fortis Hospital, Noida.
  • Senior Consultant in Radiation Oncology at the Batra Cancer Centre. Batra Hospital, New Delhi.

Surgical Oncology

Specialization

Surgical Oncology

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Qualification

MS (Surgery)

Specialization

Surgical Oncology

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,Sarita Vihar,New Delhi

Qualification

M.B.B.S, M.S, M.Ch. (Surgical Oncology)

Areas of Specialization

Cancers of solid organs,Speciallly Head & Neck, Breast and gynae cancers, GI Cancers.

Benign problems of Breast, Thyroid and Para Thyroid.

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • Assistant Professor – Surgical Oncology – Cancer Institute Adyari Chennai
  • Senior Consultant – Surgical Oncology for last 9 years.

Awards and Achievements

  • S.N. Medical College, Agra – Young Achiver Award .
  • Dhanwantri Samman Award.
  • Best Paper Award in ASI Conference.

Specialization

SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

Location

INDRAPRASTHA APOLLO HOSPITALS, NEW DELHI

Qualification

M.B.B.S., M.S., FRCS (EDIN)

Areas of Specialization

BREAST & GYNECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • FELLOW SURGICAL ONCOLOGY AT THE MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTRE, NEW YORK
  • MEMBER OF THE INDIAN SOCIETY OF ONCOLOGY
  • MEMBER OF THE INDIAN MENOPAUSE SOCIETY
  • MEMBER ASSOCIATION OF SURGEONS OF INDIA
  • CHAIRPERSON OF NGO, ‘FORUM FOR BREAST CANCER PROTECTION’

Awards and Achievements

  • PRODUCED A GROUND BREAKING DOCUMENTARY FILM ON BREAST SELF EXAMINATION (????)
  • TEACHING PAMPHLETS FOR PUBLIC AWARENESS ON BREAST CANCER
  • BEST PAPER AWARD BY ASI IN 1977

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Specialization

Senior Consultant Surgical Oncology

Qualification

M.B.B.S. D.N.B

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Areas of Specialization

Breast & Gyanaecologic oncology, Head & Neck Surgery & Oesophageal Surgery

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • 15 years post graduation experience in Surgical Oncology.
  • Trained in Robotic Surgery.

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Dr. Shefali AgrawalSpecialization

Surgical Oncology

Qualification

  • AHPBA certification in Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
  • Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) certification in Surgical Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA
  • American Board of Surgery (ABS) certification in General Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
  • Clinical Fellow, Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Cancer Centre, Mumbai
  • MS (General Surgery), University of Mumbai, Mumbai
  • MBBS, University of Delhi, Delhi

Areas of Specialization

  • General Surgical Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Breast Surgery, Gynaecologic Oncology
  • Pancreatic, Oesophageal, Hepatobiliary Surgery

Memberships

  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • American College of Surgeons

Dr. Shefali Agrawal, MS, FACS

Dr. Shefali Agrawal, MS, FACS is a Surgical Oncologist who focuses on the surgical management of gastrointestinal cancers. She is trained in Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery from the world-renowned Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA. Prior to joining Apollo Hospitals she was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Temple University of School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA. Dr. Agrawal is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) has several publications in prestigious surgical journals including Annals of Surgery, Annals of Surgical Oncology, Cancer, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Journal of Surgical Oncology and contributions to book chapters. She is invited to give lectures at premier international conferences and is a member of several prestigious societies including Society of Surgical Oncology, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and American College of Surgeons.

Specialization

Surgical Oncology

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,Sarita Vihar,New Delhi

Qualification

M.B.B.S, M.S, M.Ch. (Surgical Oncology)

Areas of Specialization

Surgical Oncology

Special Expertise

Esophageal cancer, Lung Cancer, Mediastinal Cancer, Breast and gastrointestinal Cancer.

Fellowships / Memberships / Work Experiences

  • Fellowship in Thoracic Oncology Surgery for Oita University Hospital, Japan

Work Experience

Has worked as senior consultant, Onco surgery Rajiv Gandhi Care limited.

Awards and Achievements

Developed a new technique of head & neck surgery (Radical neck dissection) to preserve marginal mandibular nerve to improve the cosmetic outcare of the procedure. This new technique of Radical Neck Dissection was published in journal of surgical oncology in 2007.

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Specialization

Senior Consultant Surgical Oncology

Qualification

MBBS, MS, FRCS, UICC Fellowship

Location

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

Areas of Specialization

GI Surgery, Thoracic Surgery & Musculoskeletal Tumours

Fellowships / Memberships / Awards

  • MANI GOLD MEDAL FOR BEST WORK IN RORAL HEALTH 1974
  • CLINICAL FELLOW AT THE ROYAL MARSDEN HOSPITAL LONDON, OCT. 87-Oct 89
  • CLINICAL FELLOW AT ROYAL FREE HOSPITAL, LONDON, 1989
  • UICC (ICRETT) Fellowship at The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, 1996

Work Experience

  • Surgical Oncology Experience of over 3 decades in Teaching Hospitals.
  • Trained in Robotic Surgery.

Department/Institute

Surgical Oncology Department, Apollo Cancer Institute

Dr Singh is a Senior member of the Comprehensive, multidisciplinary state of art facility of Apollo Cancer Institute. After his Postgraduation from KGMC, lucknow, he has worked as a Consultant in Surgical Oncology at the malignant diseases treatment centres of large teaching hospitals of the Armed Forces for 18 years. He has been further trained at The Tata Memorial Hospitals,Mumbai and the Royal Marsden Hospital, London. He has been awarded an International Union Against Cancer(UICC) fellowship at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney.

With voluntary retirement from services in year 2000, he carried over two decades of dedicated oncology experience to Batra Hospital and PSRI, New Delhi. With his joining of Apollo Cancer Institute, he has been able to utilize his expertise in major Surgical resections of head and neck cancers, Gastro-intestinal and Lung cancers and organ preservation surgeries in breast, larynx & limbs.