Education

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, BS, 1994, Cellular and Molecular Biology
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, MD, 1999, Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, 2002, Internal Medicine
University of California, San Francisco, 2006, Medical Oncology/Hematology
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 2008, Integrative Medicine

Honors & Awards

  • 1993
    Angell Scholar University of Michigan
  • 1994
    Phi Beta Kappa University of Michigan
  • 1994
    Graduated with honors and high distinction, University of Michigan
  • 1999
    Visiting Scholar at Oxford University (U.K.), Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine
  • 2007
    Bravewell Fellow University of Arizona Program in Integrative Medicine

Selected Publications

  1. Dhruva A, Wu C, Miaskowski C, Hartogensis W, Rugo HS, Adler SR, Kaptchuk TJ, Kelkar R, Agarawal S, Vadodaria A, Garris E, Hecht FM A 4-Month Whole-Systems Ayurvedic Medicine Nutrition and Lifestyle Intervention Is Feasible and Acceptable for Breast Cancer Survivors: Results of a Single-Arm Pilot Clinical Trial.  View on PubMed
  2. Kelly L. Schoenbeck, Sirisha Tummala, Rebecca L. Olin, Neha G. Goyal, Anand Dhruva, Lloyd E. Damon, Aaron C. Logan, Catherine C. Smith, Neil P. Shah Excellent Outcomes Achieved with Medical Management of Chronic Phase CML Patients with Non-Hematologic TKI Intolerance.  View on PubMed
  3. Rahul Banerjee, Lisa Dunn, Jennifer Knoche, Mimi Lo, Anand Dhruva, Shagun Arora, Sandy W. Wong, Jeffrey Wolf, Thomas G. Martin, Nina Shah Benzodiazepine & Zolpidem Usage in Multiple Myeloma Patients Undergoing Transplantation.  View on PubMed
  4. Singh KP, Dhruva A, Flowers E, Paul SM, Hammer MJ, Wright F, Cartwright F, Conley YP, Melisko M, Levine JD, Miaskowski C, Kober KM Alterations in Patterns of Gene Expression and Perturbed Pathways in the Gut-Brain Axis Are Associated With Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea.  View on PubMed
  5. Kelly L. Schoenbeck, Miguel Carlos Cerejo, Patricia A. Cornett, Lloyd E. Damon, Karin L. Gaensler, Andrew D. Leavitt, Aaron C. Logan, Gabriel N. Mannis, Rebecca L. Olin, Giselle Salmasi, Peter H. Sayre, Neil P. Shah, Anand Dhruva, Chloe E. Atreya, Catherine C. Smith Symptom Assessment in Patients with BCR-ABL-Negative Myeloproliferative Neoplasms at an Academic Medical Institution.  View on PubMed
  6. Thompson-Lastad A, Atreya CE, Chao MT, Pollak C, Dhruva A, Santana T, Abrams DI Improving Access to Integrative Oncology Through Group Medical Visits: A Pilot Implementation Project.  View on PubMed
  7. Dhruva A, Atreya CE, Chao MT Applying New Models of Care to Meet Patient Needs in Integrative Oncology.  View on PubMed
  8. Atreya CE, Kubo A, Borno HT, Rosenthal B, Campanella M, Rettger JP, Joseph G, Allen IE, Venook AP, Altschuler A, Dhruva A Being Present: A single-arm feasibility study of audio-based mindfulness meditation for colorectal cancer patients and caregivers.  View on PubMed
  9. Mazor M, Cataldo JK, Lee K, Dhruva A, Paul SM, Smoot BJ, Dunn LB, Levine JD, Mastick J, Conley YP, Miaskowski C Influence of Menopausal Status on the Symptom Experience of Women Before Breast Cancer Surgery.  View on PubMed
  10. Singh KP, Kober KM, Dhruva AA, Flowers E, Paul SM, Hammer MJ, Cartwright F, Wright F, Conley YP, Levine JD, Miaskowski C Risk Factors Associated With Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea in the Week Before the Next Cycle and Impact of Nausea on Quality of Life Outcomes.  View on PubMed
  11. Rivera J, de Lisser R, Dhruva A, Fitzsimmons A, Hyde S, Reddy S, Tsourounis C, Adler SR Integrative Health: An Interprofessional Standardized Patient Case for Prelicensure Learners.  View on PubMed
  12. Singh KP, Miaskowski C, Dhruva AA, Flowers E, Kober KM Mechanisms and Measurement of Changes in Gene Expression.  View on PubMed
  13. Tantoy IY, Cooper BA, Dhruva A, Cataldo J, Paul SM, Conley YP, Hammer M, Kober KM, Levine JD, Miaskowski C Quality of life of patients with gastrointestinal cancers undergoing chemotherapy.  View on PubMed
  14. Mazor M, Cataldo JK, Lee K, Dhruva A, Cooper B, Paul SM, Topp K, Smoot BJ, Dunn LB, Levine JD, Conley YP, Miaskowski C Differences in symptom clusters before and twelve months after breast cancer surgery.  View on PubMed
  15. Mazor M, Lee K, Dhruva A, Cataldo JK, Paul SM, Melisko M, Smoot BJ, Levine JD, Elboim C, Conley YP, Miaskowksi C Menopausal-Related Symptoms in Women One Year After Breast Cancer Surgery.  View on PubMed
  16. Singh KP, Dhruva AA, Flowers E, Kober KM, Miaskowski C A review of the literature on the relationships between genetic polymorphisms and chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.  View on PubMed
  17. Mazor M, Lee JQ, Peled A, Zerzan S, Irwin C, Chesney MA, Serrurier K, Sbitany H, Dhruva A, Sacks D, Smoot B The Effect of Yoga on Arm Volume, Strength, and Range of Motion in Women at Risk for Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema.  View on PubMed
  18. Tantoy IY, Cooper BA, Dhruva A, Cataldo J, Paul SM, Conley YP, Hammer M, Wright F, Dunn LB, Levine JD, Miaskowski C Changes in the Occurrence, Severity, and Distress of Symptoms in Patients With Gastrointestinal Cancers Receiving Chemotherapy.  View on PubMed
  19. Mark S, Cataldo J, Dhruva A, Paul SM, Chen LM, Hammer MJ, Levine JD, Wright F, Melisko M, Lee K, Conley YP, Miaskowski C Modifiable and non-modifiable characteristics associated with sleep disturbance in oncology outpatients during chemotherapy.  View on PubMed
  20. Tantoy IY, Dhruva A, Cataldo J, Venook A, Cooper BA, Paul SM, Levine JD, Conley YP, Cartwright F, Lee K, Wright F, Miaskowski C Differences in symptom occurrence, severity, and distress ratings between patients with gastrointestinal cancers who received chemotherapy alone or chemotherapy with targeted therapy.  View on PubMed

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