Yasar Shad Yasar Shad, MD, FACP

Yasar Shad


Special Interests:

Malignant hematology GI malignancies

About Yasar Shad


Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Hematology Oncology
  • Hematology Oncology
Roswell Park Care Network
  • Medical Director
  • Roswell Park Hematology Oncology Southtowns


Education and Training:

  • 2001 - MBBS - Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Punjab Medical College, Pakistan


  • 2009-2012 - Internal Medicine Residency, Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, New York City, NY


  • 2015-2018 - Hematology/Oncology Fellow at University of Missouri Columbia, MO
  • 2005-2006 - Fellow in Hem/Oncology, Mayo Hospital, King Edward Medical University, Pakistan

Board Certification:

  • Board Certified Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified Hematology
  • Board Certified Medical Oncology

Professional Memberships:

  • American College Of Physician (ACP)

Professional Experience:

  • 2014-2015 - Assistant Professor Clinical Medicine University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
  • 2014-2015 - Hospitalist, St Mary Medical Center Langhorne, PA
  • 2013-2014 - Hospitalist, Washington Health System, PA
  • 2013-2012 - Hospitalist, Virtua Hospital Medical Center, NJ

Honors & Awards:

  • 2017 - Chief Fellow Division of hematology/Oncology, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, Columbia, Missouri
  • 2015 - Awarded with Degree of Fellow of American College of Physicians
  • 2010-2012 - Elected Delegate/Representative of Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR)
  • 2005-2006 - Chief Fellow North Medical Ward, Mayo Hospital Lahore at King Edward Medical College, Pakistan
  • 2003-2005 - Regional Director, Polio Eradication Campaign For World Health Organization


  1. Raza S, Ali Baig M, Chang C, Dabas R, Akhtar M, Khan A, Nemani K, Alani R, Majumder O, Gazizova N, Biswas S, Patel P, Al-Hilli JA, Shad Y, Berger BJ, Zaman M. A prospective study on red blood cell transfusion related hyperkalemia in critically ill patients. J Clin Med Res. 2015 Jun;7(6):417-21. doi: 10.14740/jocmr2123w. Epub 2015 Apr 8. PMID: 25883703; PMCID: PMC4394913.
  2. Dec, 2014: Yasar Shad, Shahzad Raza, MD1, Paul J Hampel, BS/Md student, Belal Firwana, MD, Zhen Wang, PhD, MD, Lata Madhavi Aluri, MD, Uladzislau Naidzionak, MD1, and Donald C Doll, MD. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia-Associated Chromosomal Abnormalities and Risk of Secondary Malignancies, Blood: (124) 21.
  3. 2003-2005: Gathered and Published Data on Polio Eradication
  4. 1998: “Prevalence of Hepatitis C in Faisal Abad, Pakistan”.
  5. 1999: “Renal Stone Composition in People of Faisal Abad, Pakistan”.

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