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administrator , Oncologist , medical educator

Kishan Janmashanker Pandya, American oncologist, health facility administrator, medical educator. Diplomate American Board Medical Oncology.


Pandya, Kishan Janmashanker was born on October 24, 1948 in Junagadh, Gujarat, India. Arrived in the United States, 1973. Son of Janmashanker Morarji Pandya and Jaya Ben Bhatt.


Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Science, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda, India, 1973.


Intern Yale University, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1973—1976, resident, 1976—1978. Fellow in clinical oncology University Wisconsin, Madison, 1979. Head unit hematology-oncology St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1980—1998, acting chair department medicine, 1995—1996.

Chief division oncology Lakeside Memorial Hospital, Brockport, 1996—1998. Associate director clinical operations University Rochester, James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Rochester, 1998—2002, clinical director hematology and oncology, since 2002, interim director clinical trials office, 2001—2002, director clinical trials office, since 2002. Professor medicine and oncology University Rochester.

Consultant Lakeside Memorial Hospital, Brockport, 1979—2002, St. James Mercy Hospital, Hornell, New York, 1990—2002.


  • Diplomate American Board Medical Oncology.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.


Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Medical Association, Rochester Academy Medicine, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Southeastern Oncology Group, New York State Cancer Programs Association, Rochester Individual Practice Association, Rochester Community Individual Practice Association, Upstate New York Society Medical Oncology and Hematology (president 1996-1998), American Cancer Society, American Society Preventive Oncology, American Association Physicians of Indian Origin, New York Academy of Sciences, European Society Medical Oncology, American Federation Medical Research, American College of Physicians-American Society Internal Medicine, American Society Clinical Oncology, American Association Cancer Research, Medical Society State New York, International Association For Study Lung Cancer.


  • Other Interests

    Music, arts, drama.


Married Shreedevi Pandya, May 30, 1972. Children: Sachin, Preeya.

Janmashanker Morarji Pandya

Jaya Ben Bhatt

Shreedevi Pandya

Sachin Pandya

Preeya Pandya