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Dr. Sanjay R. Jain

Dr. Sanjay R. Jain, MD, MS, PhD

Dr. Sanjay Jain was born in Kota, Rajasthan, India. He received his M.B., B.S. (Medicine and Surgery, from the University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India and was recognized as the best Intern at Maharao Bhim Singh Hospital. He obtained both his M.S. Degree, and his PH.D., both in Immunology, from Kent State University in Kent, OH. Dr. Jain’s residency training in the United States took place at Miriam Hospital, Brown University in Providence, RI and he also did a Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. Dr. Sanjay Jain has a strong interest in teaching and has been involved in the education of a diverse audience, including nurses, graduate students, medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as community physicians for the last 20 years. His research interests include immune therapies of cancer, chemoprevention of cancer, phase I and II therapeutic trials, and translational science. He is exceedingly committed and involved in the community and very dedicated to providing optimal patient care.


  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Internal Medicine


  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


  • Morehouse

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Jawahar Lal Medical College
  • Internship: Kent State
  • Residency: Miriam Hospital

Honors & Awards

Nominated for Cancer Center of Excellence by the Committee for Arab Health Awards

Stephen Robinson Award for Excellence in Teaching, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School

Joseph Silber Research Fellowship (American Cancer Society), Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland OH

Vice President of the Biology Graduate Student Council Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Recognized as the best Intern at Maharao Bhim Singh Hospital, Kota, University of Rajasthan, India


Andrew X Zhu, Jeffrey A Meyerhardt, Lawrence S Blaszkowsky, Avinash R Kambadakone, Alona Muzikansky, Hui Zheng, Jeffrey W Clark, Thomas A Abrams, Jennifer A Chan, Peter C Enzinger, Pankaj Bhargava, Eunice L Kwak, Jill N Allen, Sanjay R Jain, Keith Stuart, Kerry Horgan,Susan Sheehan, Charles S Fuchs, David P Ryan, Dushyant V Sahani. Efficacy and safety of gemcitabine, oxaliplatin, and bevacizumab in advanced biliary-tract cancers and correlation of changes in 18-fl uorodeoxyglucose PET with clinical outcome: a phase 2 study Lancet Oncol 2010; 11: 48-54.

Kathy P. Parker, Donald L. Bliwise, Maria Ribeiro, Sanjay R. Jain, Catherine I. Vena, Mary Kay Kohles-Baker, Andre Rogatko, Zhiheng Xu, Wayne B. Harris . Sleep/Wake Patterns of Individuals With Advanced Cancer Measured by Ambulatory Polysomnography. JCO May 20 2008: 2464-2472. 2008; 26(15):2464-2472.

Donald L. Bliwise, Jo Ann Dalton, Kathy P. Parker, Sanjay Jain, MD, Mary Kay Kohles-Baker. Polysomnographic measures of sleep moderate the relationship between depression and pain (ABSTRACT # 8526). In: Proceedings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology; 2006; Atlanta, GA.; 2006.

Jain, Sanjay. Chemoprevention of Solid Tumors [Abstract]. 2005 Mar 17-19, IndustrialToxicologyResearchCenter, Lucknow, India. In: International Symposium on Diet in the Causation and Prevention of cancer; 3/18/2005; Lucknow, India. ; 2005.