Arun  Rajan, M.D.
Arun Rajan, M.D.
Staff Clinician

Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute

Building 10, Room12N226
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-594-5322

In July 2008, Dr. Rajan joined the Thoracic Oncology Section of the Medical Oncology Branch. His work focuses on developing new therapies for patients with lung cancer and thymic malignancies.

Areas of Expertise
lung cancer, therapy, thymic maligancies
Selected Publications
  1. Spinelli S, Chefer S, Carson RE, Jagoda E, Lang L, Heilig M, Barr CS, Suomi SJ, Higley JD, Stein EA.
    Biol. Psychiatry. 67: 1146-53, 2010. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Thomas A, Mena E, Kurdziel K, Venzon D, Khozin S, Berman AW, Choyke P, Szabo E, Rajan A, Giaccone G.
    Clin. Cancer Res.. 19: 1487-93, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Kelly RJ, Thomas A, Rajan A, Chun G, Lopez-Chavez A, Szabo E, Spencer S, Carter CA, Guha U, Khozin S, Poondru S, Van Sant C, Keating A, Steinberg SM, Figg W, Giaccone G.
    Ann. Oncol.. 24: 2601-6, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Thomas A, Xi L, Carter CA, Rajan A, Khozin S, Szabo E, Dennis PA, Giaccone G, Raffeld M.
    Clin Lung Cancer. 14: 452-6, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Thomas A, Rajan A, Lopez-Chavez A, Wang Y, Giaccone G.
    Ann. Oncol.. 24: 577-85, 2013. [ Journal Article ]

Dr. Rajan received his M.B.B.S. and M.D. degrees from the University of Delhi, New Delhi, India, in 1998 and 2002, respectively. He then joined the State University of New York in Syracuse, where he completed his internal medicine residency training in 2005, followed by fellowship training in hematology and medical oncology, which he completed in 2008. In July 2008, Dr. Rajan joined the Thoracic Oncology Section of the Medical Oncology Branch. His work focuses on developing new therapies for patients with lung cancer and thymic malignancies. Dr. Rajan also serves as the course coordinator for the clinical elective program in medical oncology and organizes the bi-monthly multidisciplinary thoracic oncology tumor board meeting.

Name Position
Susan Perry R.N. Research Nurse Specialist

Summary

In July 2008, Dr. Rajan joined the Thoracic Oncology Section of the Medical Oncology Branch. His work focuses on developing new therapies for patients with lung cancer and thymic malignancies.

Areas of Expertise
lung cancer, therapy, thymic maligancies

Clinical Trials

Publications

Selected Publications
  1. Spinelli S, Chefer S, Carson RE, Jagoda E, Lang L, Heilig M, Barr CS, Suomi SJ, Higley JD, Stein EA.
    Biol. Psychiatry. 67: 1146-53, 2010. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Thomas A, Mena E, Kurdziel K, Venzon D, Khozin S, Berman AW, Choyke P, Szabo E, Rajan A, Giaccone G.
    Clin. Cancer Res.. 19: 1487-93, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Kelly RJ, Thomas A, Rajan A, Chun G, Lopez-Chavez A, Szabo E, Spencer S, Carter CA, Guha U, Khozin S, Poondru S, Van Sant C, Keating A, Steinberg SM, Figg W, Giaccone G.
    Ann. Oncol.. 24: 2601-6, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Thomas A, Xi L, Carter CA, Rajan A, Khozin S, Szabo E, Dennis PA, Giaccone G, Raffeld M.
    Clin Lung Cancer. 14: 452-6, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Thomas A, Rajan A, Lopez-Chavez A, Wang Y, Giaccone G.
    Ann. Oncol.. 24: 577-85, 2013. [ Journal Article ]

Biography

Dr. Rajan received his M.B.B.S. and M.D. degrees from the University of Delhi, New Delhi, India, in 1998 and 2002, respectively. He then joined the State University of New York in Syracuse, where he completed his internal medicine residency training in 2005, followed by fellowship training in hematology and medical oncology, which he completed in 2008. In July 2008, Dr. Rajan joined the Thoracic Oncology Section of the Medical Oncology Branch. His work focuses on developing new therapies for patients with lung cancer and thymic malignancies. Dr. Rajan also serves as the course coordinator for the clinical elective program in medical oncology and organizes the bi-monthly multidisciplinary thoracic oncology tumor board meeting.

Team

Name Position
Susan Perry R.N. Research Nurse Specialist