Overview

Overview

Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center Speakers Bureau offers a full range of oncology topics. Educational sessions are available to physicians, nurses, hospitals and health care professionals. Past topics have included: management of late effects of cancer treatment, circulating tumor cells and renal cells advancements.

To customize a speaker’s program for your organization’s specific needs, or to learn more, email Sheryl Krall at kralls2@ccf.org or call 216.444.7924.

Hematology & Medical Oncology

Hematology & Medical Oncology

Jame Abraham, MD
Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer Treatment
Locations: Main Campus

David Adelstein, MD
Specialty Interests: Head and Neck Cancer: A New Infectious Disease
Locations: Main Campus

Anjali Advani, MD
Specialty Interests: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Locations: Main Campus

G Thomas Budd, MD
Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer; Sarcoma
Locations: Main Campus

Hetty Carraway, MD
Specialty Interests: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL), Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Aplastic Anemia, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML), Myelodysplasia, Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)
Locations: Main Campus

Robert Dean, MD
Specialty Interests: Hodgkin Lymphoma
Locations: Main Campus

Hien Duong, MD
Specialty Interests: Early referrals for transplant; BMT/ Myeloma
Locations: Main Campus

Bassam Estfan, MD
Specialty Interests: Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Pancreas Cancer, Anal Cancer, Biliary Tumors, Colon Cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Jorge Garcia, MD
Specialty Interests: Advanced Prostate Cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Jessica Geiger, MD
Specialty Interests: Thyroid Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Aaron Gerds, MD
Specialty Interests: MDS/ Myeloproliferative Disorders
Locations: Main Campus

Timothy Gilligan, MD
Specialty Interests: Adrenal Cancer, Physician Communication
Locations: Main Campus

Harold Goforth, MD
Specialty Interests: Pain Management
Locations: Main Campus

Betty Hamilton, MD
Specialty Interests: GVHD
Locations: Main Campus

Brian Hill, MD
Specialty Interests: Lymphoma
Locations: Main Campus

Deepa Jagadeesh, MD
Specialty Interests: T-cell Lymphoma
Locations: Main Campus

Matt Kalaycio, MD
Specialty Interests: Chronic Leukemia
Locations: Main Campus

Alok Khorana, MD
Specialty Interests: GI Cancers
Locations: Main Campus

Susan LeGrand, MD
Specialty Interests: Palliative Medicine
Locations: Main Campus

Navneet Majhail, MD
Specialty Interests: BMT/ Late Effects
Locations: Main Campus

Keith McCrae, MD
Specialty Interests: Thrombocytopenia, Thrombocytopenia in Pregnancy, ITP, Bleeding Disorders
Locations: Main Campus

Michael McNamara, MD
Specialty Interests: Esophageal Cancer; Gastric Cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Alberto Montero, MD
Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer, Cancer Immunotherapy, Health Policy
Locations: Main Campus

Halle Moore, MD
Specialty Interests: Breast Cancer Treatment, Survivorship, Late Effects of Therapy, Special Issues of Young Women with Breast Cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Sudipto Mukerjee, MD
Specialty Interests: MDS
Locations: Main Campus

Anne Neff, MD
Specialty Interests: Anemia, Bleeding Disorders, Hemophilia, Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), Polycythemia, Thrombocytopenia, Thrombocytosis, von Willebrand's Disease
Locations: Main Campus

Robert Pelley, MD
Specialty Interests: GI Cancers
Locations: Main Campus

Nathan Pennell, MD
Specialty Interests: Lung Cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Brad Pohlman, MD
Specialty Interests: Follicular Lymphoma
Locations: Main Campus

Brian Rini, MD
Specialty Interests: Renal Cell Carcinoma
Locations: Main Campus

Christy Samaras, DO
Specialty Interests: General Hematology
Locations: Main Campus

Yogen Saunthararajah, MD
Specialty Interests: MDS
Locations: Main Campus

Mikkael Sekeres, MD, MS
Specialty Interests: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL), Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Bone Marrow Failure Disorders, Myelodysplasia
Locations: Main Campus

Dale Shepard, MD
Specialty Interests: Geriatric Oncology
Locations: Main Campus

Bernard Silver, MD
Specialty Interests: Coagulopathies
Locations: Main Campus

Ronald Sobecks, MD
Specialty Interests: BMT - Acute Leukemia
Locations: Main Campus

Davendra Sohal, MD
Specialty Interests: Pancreatic Cancer, Biliary Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Genomics in Cancer Treatment
Locations: Main Campus

James Stevenson, MD
Specialty Interests: Mesothelioma
Locations: Main Campus

Jason Valent, MD
Specialty Interests: Amyloidosis
Locations: Main Campus

Vamsidhar Velcheti, MD
Specialty Interests: Lung Cancer, Thymoma, Immunotherapy/ Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors, Personalized Medicine
Locations: Main Campus

Palliative Medicine

Palliative Medicine

Susan LeGrand, MD
Specialty Interests: Palliative Medicine vs. Hospice, Cancer Pain Management
Location: Main Campus

Katie Neuendorf, MD
Specialty Interests: Palliative Medicine vs. Hospice, Pain management, How to make a smooth transition to Hospice care, Symptoms of the Actively Dying, Treating Constipation
Location: Main Campus

Laura Shoemaker, DO
Specialty Interests: Palliative Medicine vs. Hospice, Care of the Dying Patient
Location: Main Campus

Ruth Lagman, MD
Specialty Interests: Cancer Pain Management, How to make a smooth transition to Hospice care, Care of the Dying Patient, Nausea and Vomiting, Integration of Palliative Care into Oncology
Location:Main Campus

Krista Dobbie, MD
Specialty Interests: How to effectively utilize Palliative Medicine Consultations, Palliative Medicine in Chronic Heart Failure
Location: Main Campus

Mona Gupta, MD
Specialty Interests: Palliative Medicine vs. Hospice, Symptoms of the Actively Dying, Care of the Dying Patient, Nausea and Vomiting, Pain management in the elderly, Palliative Care in Geriatrics
Location: Main Campus

Susannah Rose, PhD
Specialty Interests: Ethics and End of Life Care
Location: Main Campus

Susan McInnes, MD
Specialty Interests: Palliative Medicine vs. Hospice, Integration of Palliative Care into Oncology
Location: Main Campus

Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology

John Suh, MD
Specialty Interests: Adult and Pediatric Brain Tumors, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Intensity-modulated Radiation Therapy, Pediatric Radiotherapy, Radiation Sensitizers
Locations: Main Campus

Samuel Chao, MD
Specialty Interests: CNS tumors, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Image-guided Radiation Therapy, Spine SRS/SBRT Radiosurgery, Brain metastases
Locations: Main Campus

Jay Ciezki, MD
Specialty Interests: Brachytherapy, Prostate cancer
Locations: Main Campus

Shlomo Koyfman, MD
Specialty Interests: Head and Neck Cancers
Locations: Main Campus

Erin Murphy, MD
Specialty Interests: Pediatric tumors, Pediatric CNS tumors
Locations: Main Campus

Kevin Stephans, MD
Specialty Interests: Prostate cancer, Lung cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Liver malignancies, GU malignancies, Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy and Radio Protectors
Locations: Main Campus

Rahul Tendulkar, MD
Specialty Interests: Breast cancer, Prostate cancer, Brachytherapy and Genitourinary cancers
Locations: Main Campus

Jennifer Yu, MD, PhD
Specialty Interests: CNS malignancies, Brain metastases, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery. Hyperthermia for recurrent breast cancer and melanoma.Radiation therapy and cancer stem cells
Locations: Main Campus

Gregory Videtic, MD
Specialty Interests: Lung cancer, Esophageal cancer, Mesothelioma, Mediastinal tumors, Lung Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
Locations: Main Campus