Our Team

Binay Shah, MD

Binaytara Foundation - President

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Tara Shah, RN

Binaytara Foundation - Executive Director

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Timothy Erickson, MD

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Yusuf Qamruzzaman, MD

Oakwood Hospital

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Derrel Walker, MD

Horizon Home Health and Hospice

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Julie Gralow, MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, University of Washington

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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David Aboulafia, MD

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Shaji Kumar, MD

Mayo Clinic

Binaytara Foundation - Board Member

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Sakti Chakrabarti, MD

Medical College of Wisconsin

BTF Education Academy Co-Chair

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Siddhartha Yadav, MD

Mayo Clinic

BTF Education Academy Co-Chair

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Dr. Bipul Luitel

Growthzilla

BTF - Chief Technology Officer

Sam McChesney

BS - Virginia Tech

Binaytara Foundation - Intern

Vidhi Singh

BS - University of Washington

Binaytara Foundation - Intern

Hematology and Oncology Conference Faculties

Learn more about our conferences here.

 

2021 Faculties

 

Siddhartha Yadav, MD

Mayo Clinic

 

Arpita Desai, MD

UCSF

Shuchi Gulati, MD

University of Cincinnati 

Toni K. Choueiri, MD

Lank Center for GU Oncology

Alice Fan, MD

Stanford

Fengting Yan, MD

Swedish

Mark Pegram, MD

Stanford

Hannah Linden, MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Roberto Leon-Ferre, MD

Mayo Clinic

Joseph Rosales, MD

Virginia Mason 

Narjust Duma, MD

University of Wisconsin 

Tejas Patil, MD

University of Colorado

Christina Baik, MD

UW & SCCA

 

Sandeep Patel, MD

UCSD

 

2020 Faculties

 

 

Ghassan Albou-Alfa, MD, MBA

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

 

 

Mazyar Shadman, MD, MPH

Fred Hutch

David Aboulafia, MD

Virginia Mason Health System

Parmeswaran Venugopal, MD

Rush University Medical Center

William Bensinger, MD

Swedish Cancer Institute

Roland Walter, MD, PhD, MS

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Chadi Nabhan, MD, FACP

Aptitude Health, Inc.

Jack West, MD

City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center

Shailender Bhatia, MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Parmeswaran Venugopal, MD

Rush University Medical Center

Joseph Chao, MD

City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center

Roland Walter, MD, PhD, MS

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

V.K. Gadi, MD, PhD

University of Illinois Chicago

Siddhartha Yadav, MD

Mayo Clinic

Kathryn Gold, MD

University of California San Diego

Bhawna Sirohi, MD

Max Cancer Institute

Petros Grivas, MD, PhD

University of Washington & SCCA

Fengting Yan, MD

Swedish Cancer Insitute

Anna B. Halpern, MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Paul Hampel, MD

Mayo Clinic

Bruce Lin, MD

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Chadi Nabhan, MD

Caris Life Sciences

Vivian G. Oehler, MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Arvind Chaudhry, MD

Summit Cancer Centers

Mark Pegram, MD

Stanford Women’s Cancer Center

Hagen Kennecke, MD

Virginia Mason

Cristina P. Rodriguez, MD

University of Washington

Rona Yaeger, MD

Memorial Sloan Kettering

Rafael Santana-Davila, MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Shona Nag, MD

Sahyadri Group

Charles Drescher, MD

Fred Hutch

 

2019 Faculties

 

Gary Kaplan, MD

Virginia Mason Health System

 

 

 

Axel Grothey, MD

West Cancer Center

 

David Aboulafia, MD

Virginia Mason Health System

 

Benjamin Anderson, MD, FACS

The Breast Health Global Initiative

Shaji Kumar, MD

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Edith Mitchell, MD

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Chadi Nabhan, MD, FACP

Aptitude Health, Inc.

Otis Brawley, MD

John’s Hopkins University

Gary Lyman, MD, MPH

Fred Hutch

Bruce Lin, MD

Virginia Mason Hospital

Clifford Hudis, MD

ASCO

Roland Walter, MD, PhD, MS

University of Washington

Aju-Mathew, MD, MPhil, FACP

UK Markey Cancer Center

Assuntina Sacco, MD

University of California, San Diego

Jeffery C. Ward, MD

Swedish Cancer Institute

Shailender Bhatia, MD

University of Washington

Patricia L. Dawson, MD, PhD

University of Washington

Evan Yu, MD

University of Washington

Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan, MD

WHO-IARC

Ranjana Advani, MD

Stanford School of Medicine

John Pagel, MD

Swedish Cancer Institute

Mark Pegram, MD

Stanford Cancer Institute

Kenneth Anderson, MD

Harvard Medical School

Wilson Gonsalves, MD

Mayo Clinic Rochester

Bishal Gyawali, MD

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kathryn Gold, MD

University of California, San Diego

Bridgette Hempstead

Cierra Sisters, Inc.

Tom Beer, MD

Oregon Health & Science University

Carla Tardif

CEO, Family Reach

Glynn Gilcrease, MD

University of Utah 

Mark A. Lewis, MD

Intermountain Healthcare

Wallace Akerley, MD

Huntsman Cancer Institute

Saroj Niraula, MD

University of Manitoba

Hoifung Poon, PhD

Microsoft Research

Elaine Schattner, MD

Weill Medical College

AliRaza-Khaki, MD

University of Washington

Jose Jeronimo, MD

GCACC

Kathryn Pennington, MD

University of Washington

John R. Scheel, MD, PhD, MPH

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Anna Halpern, MD

University of Washington

Renato Martins, MD, MPH

University of Washington

Parmeswaran Venugopal, MD

Rush University Medical Center

Prabhat Jha, OC, MD. DPhil, 

Centre for Global Health Research

V.K. Gadi, MD, PhD

University of Washington

Robert Winn, MD

University of Illinois

Kelly Shanahan, MD

Metastatic Breast Cancer Advocate

Damiano Rondelli, MD

University of Illinois at Chicago

Kevin Knopf,MD

Highland Hospital

Saurabh Jha, MD

University of Pennsylvania

Andrew Cowan, MD

University of Washington

Binaytara Foundation