Manish A Shah, M.D.

Manish A Shah, M.D. Specialties: Medical Oncology

Manish A Shah, M.D.
Specialties: Medical Oncology
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  • Aetna - NYP
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  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Oxford Health Plans
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About Manish A Shah, M.D.


Director, Gastrointestinal Oncology Program

Weill Cornell Medicine

Chief, Solid Tumor Service

Co-Director, Center for Advanced Digestive Disease



Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore MD) B.E.S. Biomedical Engineering 1987 – 1991

Harvard Medical School / Health Sciences and Tech (Boston, MA) MD1991 – 1996

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS AND EMPLOYMENTDuke University Medical Center (Durham NC) Internal Medicine Internship 1997

Duke University Medical Center (Durham NC) Internal Medicine Residency 1998-1999

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (NY NY) Medical Oncology Fellow 1999-2001

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (NY NY) Cheif Fellow 2000-2001

Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College (NY NY) Fellow in Medicine 1999-2001

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS (medical and scientific societies)

Member Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) 2000-present

Member American Assoc of Cancer Res (AACR) 2000-present

Member American Society of Clin Onc (ASCO) 2000-present

Member American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) 2010-present

Member European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2010-present

Member Massachusetts Medical Society 1994-1996

Member Tau Beta Pi (Nat'l Engineering Honor Society) 1988-1991
President Tau Beta Pi (JHU Chapter) 1990-1991


NCI External Review Committee – Sept 2005

National Cancer Research Network (United Kingdom, Dept of Health) – Expert External Review Committee – Sept 2005, June 2009

The DeGregorio Family Foundation for Gastroesophageal Cancer, Chair, Scientific Advisory Board – January 2007-present

Peer Review Faculty Reviewer for 2009-present ASCO Educational Book

NIH/ NCI Study Section Member – Panel ZRG1 OTC-K(53) - provide peer review for NICH grant applications in drug delivery for cancer therapy, chemotherapy, and clinical trials.

NIH SBIR Study Section – October 2009 to present

Editorial Board of International Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer

Case Series Editor – Management of Complex Cases in GI Oncology

2011-2013 ASCO Upper GI Educational Committee Member


  • Biliary Tract Cancer

  • Colorectal Cancer

  • Esophageal Cancer

  • Family History of Colorectal Cancer

  • Family History of Esophageal Cancer

  • Family History of Gastric Cancer

  • Gastric Cancer

  • Gastrointestinal Oncology

  • Immunotherapy

  • Liver Cancer

  • Neuroendocrine Carcinoma

  • Pancreas Cancer

  • Small Bowel Cancer


  • Degrees: Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Division of Health Sciences and Tech
  • Degrees: The Johns Hopkins University
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School
  • Medical School: Harvard Medical School
  • Residency: Harvard Medical School

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • English