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Dr. Amit Verma is a well-known molecular oncologist and cancer geneticist of the country. With more than 15 years of experience in cancer treatment and research, he has successfully treated patient... Read More 

Specialties

Internal Medicine

Specialized Treatments

Experience

15+ Yrs

Languages

English

Patients

Helped 5000 patients

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Professional Bio

Dr. Amit Verma is a well-known molecular oncologist and cancer geneticist of the country. With more than 15 years of experience in cancer treatment and research, he has successfully treated patients suffering from incurable and end stage cancers by identifying the genes that are responsible for the development of cancer. As opposed to the traditional ‘one size fits all’ approach, Dr. Amit Verma aims to offer personalized treatment to the individual patient with an amalgamation of diverse techniques ranging from cancer genomics, computational biology and tumour imaging. Relying on the scientific advancements in molecular biology and genetics of cells he uses novel approaches such as Next-generation sequencing (NGS), Tumour Mutational Burden (TMB), Microsatellite Instability (MSI) screening etc. for an improved management of the disease. The only thing as relentless as cancer is his commitment and dedication to fight it through various translational and targeted approaches. Being the first molecular oncologist of the country, Dr. Verma is the torch bearer for this emerging stream of medical speciality. Ever since, he pursued his MD in Clinical Biochemistry/Cancer Medicine during the years 2002-2004 from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi he became passionate for finding a cure for the disease that claims millions of lives each year. This passion took him to one of the world’s best cancer institute, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA during the years 2005-2007 for pursuing advance level fellowship in Experimental Therapeutics/Cancer Medicine. Due to his excellent research work, he received the ‘Young Scientist Award, 2007’ at American Association of Indian Scientist in Cancer Research. He has also been credited with a US patent for his research work in Collaboration with MD Anderson Cancer Center. In order to serve the motherland, Dr. Verma was awarded with the Ramalingaswamy Re-entry Fellowship by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India in the year 2007. Being a pioneer in the field of cancer genomics Dr. Verma has been instrumental in setting up the first Molecular Oncology Tumor Board in India. Dr. Verma has a fond attachment to academics and has authored various chapters for books on cancer and its treatment. He has published and presented his research work in various Indian and International Medical Journals and Conferences of repute. He is an active participant in global clinical trials for the development of newer technologies and therapies. He is the faculty for DNB Surgical Oncology Super Speciality course as well as M.Sc. (Clinical Research) course. He is also the Editor of International Journal of Molecular and Immuno Oncology (IJMIO) since 2019. He is an invited expert at various scientific programmes where he shares his expertise with the budding and fellow oncologists. He also educates the public by and large through newspapers and magazines.

Academics & Trainings

MD

Aiims

2005

Awards & Publications

Dr. Verma has being credited with numerous awards for his contribution to the field of oncology. Bestowed with the prestigious Geeta Mittal Gold Medal award (2005) for best resident in Oncology at AIIMS, he has also received Travel grant (2006) for poster presentation at International Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology, Arlington, USA. One of the finest moments of Dr. Verma’s esteemed career has been the Young Scientist Award (2007) at American Association of Indian Scientist in Cancer Research, USA. He is also the recipient of Ramalingaswamy Fellowship Award (2007) by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. He secured First Place at Indo-British Advanced Masterclass in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery and Breast Cancer Symposium for the two consecutive years (2015 and 2016). He has also secured First Place in Multi-Disciplinary Tumor Board on the topics Low grade Sarcoma in Gynaecological malignancy as well as Young Breast Cancer with BRCA Mutation in the years 2017 and 2019 respectively. Dr. Verma takes pride in recognition and awards as a mean to inspire him to serve his patients.

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