Rishi Surana, MD, PhD
Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Rishi Surana is a medical oncologist within the Gastrointestinal Cancer Center at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed his MD and PhD degrees at Georgetown University where his graduate work focused on the role of the tumor microenvironment in influencing responses to tumor targeted antibody therapy. He completed his internal medicine residency at Oregon Health and Science University and fellowship in hematology/oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
His research efforts continue to focus on the role of the tumor microenvironment in shaping clinical outcomes and responses to cancer-directed therapies as well as developing and implementing clinical trials utilizing novel cellular therapies for GI malignancies. Outside of work, Rishi enjoys traveling and watching his favorite sports teams.