Davendra Sohal, MD, MPH, is an oncologist at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute, where he also serves as the Director of the Clinical Genomics Program. His primary clinical interest is caring for patients with gastrointestinal malignancies. His research focuses on clinical trials of new treatments for these patients, and the role of genomics in cancer treatment.
Dr. Sohal earned his medical degree from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India. He completed residency training and a year as a Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at the Jacobi Medical Center of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. Dr. Sohal completed a fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Sohal has also completed graduate training in epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals and presented at various international meetings. In addition to teaching awards, Dr. Sohal received an American Society of Hematology (ASH) Trainee Research Award and an American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Young Investigator Award.