Sandip Patel, MD

Assistant Professor
Deputy Director, San Diego Center for Precision Immunotherapy
Assistant Director, Clinical Trials Office
Cancer Immunotherapy Program,
Experimental Therapeutics, Thoracic Oncology
Division of Hematology & Oncology
Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy
UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center
La Jolla, CA

Dr. Patel is a Medical Oncologist focused on early development of novel immunotherapy, in particular early phase clinical trials of cancer immunotherapy and thoracic oncology immunotherapy trials. His research focus is on predictive biomarkers for immunotherapeutic response and generation of personalized cancer immunotherapy regimens.

Dr. Patel is the Assistant Director of the Clinical Trials Office at UCSD Moores Cancer Center in LaJolla, CA. He is a member of the Cancer Immunotherapy, Experimental Therapeutics (Phase 1), and Thoracic Oncology Programs. He is the Deputy Director for the Center for Precision Immunotherapy at UC San Diego.

Dr. Patel earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine while performing research at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Patel completed a fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC. He is a triple board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology.

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