Brahm Segal, MD

Brahm Segal, MD

Chief, Infectious Diseases
Professor of Oncology
Director of Faculty Development
Member, Dept. of Immunology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Professor of Medicine
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise: 
Infections in patients with cancer
Primary immune disorders
Special Interests: 
NADPH oxidase as a critical regulator of host defense, inflammation, and injury Innate immune responses in the tumor microenvironment
Pathogenesis of invasive aspergillosis
Evaluate the role of NADPH oxidase in tumor immunology


Prior to joining RPCI, Dr. Segal completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH, Bethesda, MD. He joined the staff of RPCI in 1999, as Consultant, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, and was appointed Chief of the Division in 2000.

He is currently Professor of Medicine, Vice Chair of Faculty Development in the Department of Medicine at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Professor of Oncology and Member, Dept. of Immunology at RPCI. Dr. Segal has authored or co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications as well as numerous book chapters.


Education and Training: 
MD - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY
New England Medical Center, Boston, MA
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Board Certification: 
Diplomate, Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine