Hematology and Oncology Fellowship Faculty

Program Directors

Andrew E. Hendifar, MD
Medical Director, Pancreas Oncology, Program Director, Hematology-Oncology Fellowship, Associate Professor of Medicine
Akil A. Merchant, MD
Director of Imaging Mass Cytometry, Assistant Program Director, Hematology-Oncology Fellowship, Associate Professor of Medicine

Division Chiefs

John P. Chute, MD
Linda Ostrowski Chair in Hematology/Oncology in honor of Barry Rosenbloom, MD, Chief, Division of Hematology and Cellular Therapy Director, Myelodysplastic Disease Research Center, Associate Director, Regenerative Medicine Institute
Karen L. Reckamp, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Director, Division of Medical Oncology, Medical Oncology Director, Women’s Guild Lung Institute Associate Director for Clinical Research, Cedars-Sinai


Robert A. Figlin, MD
Steven Spielberg Family Chair in Hematology-Oncology, Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Deputy Director, Cedars-Sinai Cancer, Deputy Director, Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute
Omid Hamid, MD
Director, Melanoma Program
H Phillip Koeffler, MD
Mark Goodson Chair in Oncology Research Associate Professor of Medicine
Noah M. Merin, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Medicine, Clinical Scholar Track Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Arsen Osipov, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine
Ronald L. Paquette, MD
Medical Director, BMT/Hematology and Cellular Therapy
Edwin M. Posadas, MD
Medical Director, Urologic Oncology Program, Co-Director, Translational Oncology Program, Associate Professor, Medicine
Yuan Yuan, MD
Sukhmani (Suki) Padda, MD

Have Questions or Need Help?

Contact us if you have questions or would like to learn more about the Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai.

116 N. Robertson Blvd., 6th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Kathreena Legaspi, Program Coordinator