Faculty
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Ravi Vij, MD, MBA

Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia Section

Research Interests

  • Stem cell transplantation for hematologic malignancy
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Acute myeloid leukemia/myelodysplastic syndromes

Contact

  • 314-454-8304 (office)
  • 314-454-8323 (secretary)
  • 314-454-7551 (fax)
  • 14th Floor Northwest Tower (office)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1989 MBBS, Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India
2012-2013 Healthcare MBA, George Washington University
Post-graduate Training
1990 Rotating Internship, Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Narayan & G.B. Pant Hospitals, New Delhi, India
1992-1993 Senior House Officer, Halifax General Hospital and Royal Infirmary, Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK
1993-1996 Residency, Internal Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL
1996-1999 Fellowship, Medical Oncology/Hematology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1999-2000 Fellowship, Bone Marrow Transplantation//Malignant Hematology/Stem Cell Biology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions
2000-2004 Instructor of Medicine, Section of Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2001-2004 Staff Physician, Section of Hematology/Oncology, John Cochran VA Medical Center, St. Louis, MO
2004-2007 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Section of Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2007-2015 Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2015-present Professor of Medicine, Section of Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Board Certification
1991 PLAB, General Medical Council, UK
1992 MRCP-I, Royal College of Physicians, UK
1996, 2006 Internal medicine
1999, 2008 Oncology
2000, 2010 Hematology
Honors & Awards
1998 AACR/ASCO Clinical Cancer Research Scholar
1999 Amgen Fellows Scholarship
2005-2014 Listed in Best Doctors in America (Best Doctors, Inc.)
2007 Teacher of the year (Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program)
2008 Honoree, Multiple Myeloma Laugh for Life (MMRF)
2008 Honoree, CUREiosity (Siteman Cancer Center Charity Gala)
2010 Honoree, BJC Foundation Cancer Frontier Fund Charity Gala
2011 Chair, Race for Multiple Myeloma
2011 Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium Center of Excellence Award
2013 Multiple Myeloma Reasearch Foundation Innovator Award
Professional Societies
  Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  Member, American Society of Hematology
  Member, St. Louis Society of Clinical Oncology
  Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Extramural Committees
2006-2010 NCCN Anemia Guidelines Committee
2006-present CALGB Core Transplant Committee
2011-present CALGB Myeloma Committee
2011-present CALGB Leukemia Committee
2011-present Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) Steering Committee
2013-present CTN Myeloma Committee
2015- 2018 ASCO education Committee
Intramural Committees
2002-2004 Performance Improvement Committee, John Cochran VA Medical Center
2002-2005 Protocol Review and Monitoring Committee, Siteman Cancer Center
2004-2005 Transfusion Committee, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
2007-present Washington University Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Committee
Other Responsibilities
2005-2006 MDS Treatment Resource Center, NMCR
2008-present Safety Oversight Group, Carfilzomib-003 Study (Proteolix)
2009-2011 DSMB, VANTAGE 88 and 95 Trials (Merck)
2012-present DSMB, Phase 2/3 Study of Tabalumab + Bortezomib and Dexamethasone (Eli Lilly)
  Steering Committee, PREAMBLE Study (Bristol Meyer Squibb)
  Steering Committee, COMPASS Study (MMRF)