Refky Nicola, MS, DO

Associate Professor of Oncology
Diagnostic Radiology
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise: 
Gynecological Oncology
Genitourinary Oncology
Ultrasound Imaging
Emergency Imaging
Special Interests: 
MRI of Abdomen & Pelvis
Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education
Gyn Oncology
GU Oncology


Education and Training: 
2000-2004 - DO - Doctor of Osteopathy, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
1998-2000 - Master of Science, Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Newark, NJ
2006-2010 - Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Rowan-Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
2013-2015 - Musculoskeletal Radiology (Mini-fellowship), University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
2005-2006 - Vascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship, St Luke's Hospital and Roosevelt Medical Center, New York City, NY
Board Certification: 
American Board of Radiology
Professional Memberships: 
Society of Abdominal Radiology
Radiological Society of North America
European Society of Urogenital Radiology - Female Pelvis Group/Renal Mass Group
American Roentgen Ray Society
American Society of Emergency Radiology
Honors and Awards: 
2015-2018 - Distinguisher Reviewer for Abdominal Radiology
2015,2017 - Radiographics - Editor’s Distinction Award
2009 Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award
Professional Experience: 
2017-2019 - Associate Professor of Radiology, SUNY-Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
2011-2016 - Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY