Chaitra Ujjani, M.D.

Dr. Chaitra Ujjani M.D.
Faculty Member

Chaitra Ujjani, M.D.

Associate Professor
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

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Dr. Chaitra Ujjani is a medical oncologist who treats patients with blood cancers such as leukemia and lymphoma. She designs and leads clinical trials to test new drug combinations that aim to precisely target cancer while decreasing the intensity of side effects. Dr. Ujiani also researches immunotherapies that extract and engineer a patient's immune cells to recognize and attack their cancer.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor
University of Washington

Education

2010-2011, Chief Hematology/Oncology Fellow, Georgetown University Hospital

2008-2011, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, Georgetown University Hospital, Board Certified in Hematology and Oncology, November 2011

2005-2008, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Board Certified in Internal Medicine, August 2008

2001-2005, University of Alabama School of Medicine, M.D., June 2005

1998-2001, University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.S. Psychology, Minor in Chemistry, Graduated Cum Laude, June 2001, with University Honors

Research Interests

Targeted therapies in chronic lymphocytic leukemia and B-cell malignancies.

 

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