Faculty Profile


Rita Nanda
Section of Hematology / Oncology
Associate Professor of Medicine
rnanda@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Nanda’s clinical interest is in the treatment of breast cancer. In particular, she is interested in early onset breast cancer, hereditary breast cancer and male breast cancer. Her research is focused on identifying novel targets for the treatment of basal-like breast cancers, on better understanding the role of genetics and epigenetics in breast carcinogenesis, and how these alterations might represent novel targets in the treatment of breast cancer.
 

Clinical Interests

Early onset breast cancer, hereditary breast cancer, male breast cancer
 

Publications

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Training

  • BS, 1993, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering
  • MD, 1998, University of Chicago, Medicine
  • Residency, 2001, University of Chicago, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2005, University of Chicago, Chief Fellow
  • Fellowship, 2005, University of Chicago, Hematology Oncology