Medical School
Lady Hardinge Medical College (1991)
Delhi University/Maulana Azad Medical College, India (1993), Internal Medicine
SUNY, Syracuse (1996), Internal Medicine
University of Pittsburgh (1999), Hematology Oncology
Advanced Fellowship
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2000), Bone Marrow Transplant

Research Interest

  • acute and chronic graft versus host disease
  • acute leukemias
  • allogeneic stem cell transplant in hematologic disorders
  • Other malignant hematologic disorders-lymphomas, MDS, MPD, MF, myeloma
  • survivorship after stem cell transplant


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Dose-Intensification and Stem Cell Transplantation (SCT) for histologically transformed Low-grade Follicular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL): A single center experience
Vusirikala M, Brandt S, Chinratanalab W, Greer JP, Jagasia M, Kassim A, Mineshi S, Morgan DS, Ruffner K, Friedrich SG, Shyr Y, Goodman SA Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2004 10 192
A phase II trial of high dose chemotherapy and conccurrent rituximab followed by autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation for treatment of relapsed CD20 positive B-cell Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Vusirikala M, Stein RS, Brandt S, Morgan D, Greer J, Jagasia M, Kassim A, Schuening F, Goodman S Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2002 8 101


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Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Bone Marrow Transplant (2010)
  • American Society of Hematology (1998)