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Shalin Kothari, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology)

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Shalin Kothari, MD

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Shalin Kothari, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology) at Yale University. Dr. Kothari completed his residency in Internal Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University and his Hematology and Medical Oncology fellowship through the University at Buffalo/Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center where he was the Chief Fellow. He received his Medical Degree from Gujarat University in India.

Dr. Kothari specializes in the treatment of lymphomas. His research is focused on using his clinical skills and basic science knowledge to answer scientific questions focused on mechanistic understanding of lymphoma therapeutics and its translation in the form of early-phase clinical trials for various aggressive forms of B-cell lymphomas including mantle cell lymphoma. He also conducts research in the Katz Laboratory here at Yale University with a specific focus on developing new therapies for mantle cell lymphoma.

He is a Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) Scholar, and an inductee of the ASH Advocacy Leadership Institute and the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He has presented his research in multiple national and international meetings and has won abstract achievement and travel awards.

Education & Training

  • Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship
    Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (2019)
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    SUNY Upstate Medical University (2016)
  • Senior Research Associate
    University of Louisville (2013)
  • MD
    Gujarat University

Honors & Recognition

Gerald L. Logue Memorial Award for Outstanding Performance in Hematology/Oncology2019
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Abstract Achievement Award2018
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Advocacy Leadership Institute2018
Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) Scholar2018
Arnold P. Gold Humanism Award in Medicine2017

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