Physician Directory: Biren Saraiya, MD

Michael Cane

Biren Saraiya, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey at Hamilton
*Services provided under contract with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Residency: UMDNJ-RWJMS Internal Medicine Program, New Brunswick, NJ

Specialty Training:
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Hematology/Oncology

Board Certification:
Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology; Hematology; Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Special Interests:
Research—Evaluating Consolidation Communication Skills Program for Medical Residents; End of Life Care Education Initiative

Personal Achievements:Selected Publications:
Moss, RA., Moore, D, Mulcahy, M., Nahum, K., Saraiya B., Eddy, S., Kleber, M., Poplin EA., “A multi-institutional phase 2 study of Imatinib Mesylate and Gemcitabine for First Line Treatment of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancer Res.” 2012 May-June; 5(3): 77-83.
Kothari, JP., Chakra, S., Marcus, A., May, M., Arabiya, B., Jabber, SK Anterior Mediastinal Mass in a Young Marijuana smoker: A Rare Case of Small Cell Lung Cancer Case Report Med.” 2012; 2012: 754231.

Lectures and Symposiums:
CME Program - NJ Mandated POLST
(Practitioner Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment)How Palliative and Supportive Care Teams will assist providers in meeting the State mandate and assure patient centered decisions are followed in late stages of disease.”