Editorial Board : Cancer Research, Statistics, and Treatment

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Editor-In-Chief: The editor-in-chief (EIC) has overall responsibility of the journal, and of maintaining the high scientific integrity and editorial standards of the journal. The EIC plans the issues, solicits articles, evaluates, and assesses the articles, ensures that appropriate blinded peer review occurs, and makes the final decision regarding acceptance or rejection of manuscripts. The EIC is responsible for the timely publication of the journal. The EIC liaises with the other members of the editorial board, the reviewers, authors, content experts and publishers.

Dr. Vanita Noronha MD DM 

Professor, Department of Medical Oncology,

Tata Memorial Hospital

Parel, Mumbai, India

Email: [email protected]


Deputy Editors: The deputy editors report to the EIC. They are responsible in assisting the EIC in all activities relating to running the journal, including planning the issues, soliciting and evaluating articles, sending articles for peer review and liaising with the EIC, the other members of the editorial board, the authors, reviewers, and publishers.

1. Vichitra Behel B Tech, M Tech Biotechnology

Graduate student (Ph.D Health Sciences)

Dr. Kumar Prabhash Lab

Department of Medical Oncology

Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai, India


2Akhil Kapoor, MD DM

Department of Medical Oncology

Tata Memorial Center, Varanasi, India


Sectional Editors: The section editors are experts in their field. They are responsible for evaluating, processing and reviewing articles in their field of expertise.


1. Pediatric cancers and blood disorders:

Dr. Shweta Bansal, MD DM

Sir HN Reliance Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


2. Hematologic malignancies

Dr. Bhausaheb Bagal MD, DM

Professor, Department of Medical Oncology,

Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


3. Surgical Oncology

Dr. Durgatosh Pandey MS, DNB, M.Ch.

Consultant Surgical Oncology,

Tata Memorial Center, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India


4. Radiation Oncology

Dr. Rakesh Jalali MD

Director, Proton Therapy Centre,

Apollo Specialty Cancer Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


5. Molecular oncology:

Dr. Anuradha Chougule Ph.D

Head, Molecular Laboratory of Department of Medical Oncology

Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


National Editorial Board Members: The national editorial board members solicit articles/manuscripts, review, edit, and approve the technical content of the journal, identify and suggest key topics to include in the journal and invite key authors on these topics to submit an article. 


1. Dr. Shripad Banavali MD (Med; Bom)

Professor and Dean Academics, 

Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


2. Dr. Atul Sharma MD, DM

Professor, Medical Oncology,

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India


3. Dr. Avinash Pandey MD, DM

Assistant Professor and In-charge, Department of Medical Oncology,

State Cancer Institute, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences(IGIMS), Patna, Bihar, India


4. Dr. Prabhat Mallick MD, DM

Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Oncology,

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India


5. Dr. Senthil Rajappa MD, DNB, DM

Consultant Medical Oncology,

Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana, India


6. Dr. K. Pavithran MD, DM

Professor and Department head of Medical Oncology and Hematology,

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India


7. Dr. Avaronnan Manuprasad MD, DM

Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Hematology and Medical Oncology,

Malabar Cancer Centre, Thalassery, Kerala, India


8. Dr. Manasi Sharma MD, DNB, DM

Consultant, Thoracic Medical Oncology,

Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute (RGCI), New Delhi, India


9. Dr. Biswajit Dubashi MD, DM

Additional Professor & Department head of Medical Oncology,

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, India


10. Dr. Sadashiv Gundeti MD, DM

Additional Professor & Department head of Medical oncology

Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Telangana, India


11. Dr. Linu Abraham MD, DM

Associate professor, Department of Medical Oncology,

Kidwai Memorial Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


12. Dr. Tarun Puri MD, DNB, ECMO

Senior Medical Advisor, Oncology,

Eli Lilly and Company (India) Pvt. Ltd, Gurgaon, Haryana, India


13. Dr. T P Sahoo MD, DM

Medical Oncology Consultant,

Silverline Hospital, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India


14. Dr. Kumar Prabhash

Professor and Head,
Department of Medical Oncology,
Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
15. Dr. Rajendra A. Badwe


Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

International Editorial Board: The role of the international editors is to provide inputs regarding various issues related to the journal, and to help with the evaluation of all aspects of the manuscripts.


1. Dr. Ulrich Keiholz MD


Charité Comprehensive Cancer Center (CCCC), Berlin, Germany


2. Dr. Jan B. Vermorken MD, Ph.D

Emeritus Professor of Oncology,

Antwerp University, Antwerpen, Belgium


3. Dr. Apar Ganti MD

Professor, Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology & Hematology,

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska


4. Dr. Arvind Sahu MBBS, MD, DM, FRACP

Consultant Medical Oncologist Goulburn Valley Health;

Clinical Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, VIC, Australia


5. Prof. Barbara Burtness A.B. in Biology (Honors)

Professor of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine;

Co-Leader, Developmental Therapeutics Program

Yale Cancer Center Connecticut, USA


6. Dr. Purvi Devchand Gada American Board certified in Internal Medicine-Hematology, Oncology

Partner at Minnesota Oncology, PA (affiliated with US Oncology Minnesota, PA, USA


7. Dr. Vipul Sheth MD, DM, Postdoc

Research Associate, Department of Immunology and Cellular therapy,

Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Centre, Seattle- Washington, USA


8. Dr. Vishal Jayakar MD, MRCP, FRCPath

Consultant Haemato-Oncologist at Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust;

Hon Sen Lecturer at Imperial College, London, UK


9. Dr. Darshit Thakker FRACP (Medical Oncology), ClinDipPallMed, DipGeriOnc, MD, MBBS

Senior Staff Specialist, Medical Oncology, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital;

Senior Lecturer, University of Queensland


10. Dr. Bishal Gyawali MD, PhD

Adjunct Asst Professor of Public Health Sciences Scientist, Cancer Care and Epidemiology Clinical Fellow;

Medical Onoclogy Cancer Research Institute, Cancer Care and Epidemiology; 10 Stuart Street, Level 2

Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada


11. Dr. Amanda Psyrri MD, PhD,American Board certified in Hematology and Medical Oncology

Chief of Medical Oncology and Associate Professor of Medicine,

National Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece;

Dept. of Internal Medicine – Propaedeutic,Research Institute Athens, Greece.


12. Dr. Alfredo Addeo MD

Oncology Department, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland


13. Dr. Lazaros Lekakis, American Board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology

University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Florida, USA


14. Dr. Kokou Hefoume Amegan-Aho MD, MGCP(Paed), MWACP(Paed)

Lecturer (Assistant Professor), University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ghana, Africa


15. Dr. Aju Mathew MD, M.Phil, FACP

Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Oncology

Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, USA