Nina Shah, MD

Hematologist oncologist

Dr. Nina Shah is a hematologist who specializes in the treatment of multiple myeloma, a type of cancer affecting the blood marrow. She treats patients at the Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinic. Shah's areas of professional interest include the intersection of immunology and oncology and helping patients fight multiple myeloma by boosting their immune systems.

Shah received a bachelor's degree in cognitive neuroscience at Harvard University, followed by a medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in internal medicine at Columbia University and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

An associate professor at UCSF, Shah belongs to the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology and the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. She speaks Bengali and Spanish.

Clinics

Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant
400 Parnassus Ave., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Existing Patients: (415) 353-2421
New Patients: (415) 353-2051
Fax: (415) 353-2467

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Board Certification

Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Nina Shah

Additional Languages

Bengali
English
Spanish

Education

New York University School of Medicine 2002

Residencies

New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University 2005

Fellowships

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Ragon BK, Mehta RS, Gulbis AM, Saliba RM, Chen J, Rondon G, Popat UR, Nieto Y, Oran B, Olson AL, Patel K, Hosing CM, Qazilbash MH, Shah N, Kebriaei P, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Alousi AM. Pentostatin therapy for steroid-refractory acute graft versus host disease: identifying those who may benefit. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2018 Mar; 53(3):315-325.
  2. Shah N, Shi Q, Giralt S, Williams L, Bashir Q, Qazilbash M, Champlin RE, Cleeland CS, Wang XS. Utility of a patient-reported outcome in measuring functional impairment during autologous stem cell transplant in patients with multiple myeloma. Qual Life Res. 2018 Apr; 27(4):979-985.
  3. Im JS, Abraham SC, Saliba RM, Rondon G, Ross WA, Rashid A, Shpall EJ, Popat U, Qazilbash MH, Hosing C, Oran B, Shah N, Tewari P, Nieto Y, Kebriaei P, Champlin RE, Alousi AM. Histologic Grade 1 Is Associated With Increased Nonrelapsed Mortality in Lower Gastrointestinal Graft Versus Host Disease. Am J Surg Pathol. 2017 Nov; 41(11):1483-1490.

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