Niharika Dixit, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, UCSF
Cancer Center Program MembershipsCancer Control
Research SummaryMy research interest is in cancer disparities. I work at a safety net hospital, and the majority of my patients are underserved and have several challenges in addition to their cancer.
I am also interested in supportive care issues in cancer. My area of interest is chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting and neuropathy.
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India, MD, 06/1996
Command Hospital, Chandimandir, India, Internship, 06/1998
Armed Forces Medical College , Pune, India, Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 06/2004
Good Samaritan Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, Internship, 06/20006, Internal Medicine
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, Residency, Internal medicine, 06/2008, Internal Medicine
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Boston, Massachusettsm, Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 06/2011, Hematology and Oncology
Primary Care Physician, Indian Army
Chief Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
Clinical associate, Tufts University School of Medicine
Assistant Clinical Professor, Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
- Nápoles AM, Ortiz C, Santoyo-Olsson J, Stewart AL, Lee HE, Duron Y, Dixit N, Luce J, Flores DJ. Post-Treatment Survivorship Care Needs of Spanish-speaking Latinas with Breast Cancer. J Community Support Oncol. 2017; 15(1):20-27.
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- Dixit N, Crawford GB, Lemonde M, Rittenberg CN, Fernández-Ortega P. Left behind: cancer disparities in the developed world. Support Care Cancer. 2016 08; 24(8):3261-4.
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