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Daniel Shasha

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Radiation Oncology
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Specialty

Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology

Education

  • MD, McGill University

  • Internship, Internal Medicine
    Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Residency, Radiology
    Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Residency, Radiology
    Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Residency, Radiation Oncology
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Biography

    DR. SHASHA EARNED HIS BACHELOR’S DEGREE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS IN CHAMPAGNE-URBANA, FOLLOWED BY HIS MEDICAL DEGREE AT MCGILL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN MONTREAL, QUEBEC CANADA, AND POST-GRADUATE RESIDENCY TRAINING AT MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTER IN NEW YORK CITY.
    DR. SHASHA HAS LED AN INTERNATIONALLY DISTINGUISHED CAREER. HE HAS EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE IN THE RADIATION MANAGEMENT OF PROSTATE CANCER. HE HAS PERSONALLY TREATED WELL OVER 3,000 PATIENTS FOR PROSTATE CANCER AND PERFORMED OVER 2,500 RADIOACTIVE SEED IMPLANTATIONS. HE SERVES AT BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER AS THE DIRECTOR OF GENITOURINARY ONCOLOGY,CLOSELY COLLABORATING WITH UROLOGIC ONCOLOGY AND MEDICAL ONCOLOGY COLLEAGUES TO DEVELOP PROGRAMS AND CONDUCT RESEARCH THAT BEST ACHIEVE THE GOALS OF DELIVERING THE HIGHEST QUALITY OF STATE OF THE ART, COMPASSIONATE AND COORDINATED CARE. HE HAS ALSO ENJOYS THE PRIVILEGE OF SERVING AS BRACHYTHERAPY FELLOWSHIP DIRECTOR RESPONSIBLE FOR TEACHING BRACHYTHERAPY SKILLS TO CLOSE TO 20 FELLOWS TO DATE, MANY OF WHOM NOW LEAD ESTEEMED CAREERS OF THEIR OWN.
    HIS ACADEMIC WORK INVOLVES NUMEROUS PUBLICATIONS, PRESENTATIONS, AND LECTURES IN NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL FORUMS. HE IS PROUD TO BE A CASTLE-CONNOLLY TOP DOCTOR, AND TO HAVE ALSO RECEIVED THE COMPASSIONATE DOCTOR AWARD.

Industry Relationships

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Dr. Shasha did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2015 and/or 2016: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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