Neil P. Shah, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Division of Hematology and Oncology
UCSF School of Medicine
San Francisco, California

Dr. Neil Shah received his PhD in microbiology and molecular genetics at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and his medical degree from the UCLA School of Medicine. He continued his postdoctoral training at UCLA with an internship and residency in internal medicine, followed by a fellowship in hematology and oncology. Dr. Shah is associate professor, Division of Hematology and Oncology at UCSF School of Medicine; co-leader, Hematopoietic Malignancies Program, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center; and Edward S. Ageno Distinguished Professor of Hematology/Oncology, UCSF.

Dr. Shah is a diplomate in internal medicine, medical oncology, as well as hematology of the American Board of Internal Medicine. He has authored or co-authored numerous publications largely focused on chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), a disease of the hematopoietic pluripotent stem cell. Dr. Shah’s research interests focus on understanding molecular mechanisms of disease response, resistance, and persistence in human CML.
Last modified: March 3, 2020