Oncology Division

Saiama N. Waqar, MBBS, MSCI

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Thoracic malignancies
  • New treatment approaches for patients with lung cancer


  • 314-362-5817 (office)
  • 314-362-3895 (fax)
  • 11th Floor Mid-Campus Center (office)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8056
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110


Dr. Waqar’s main area of clinical interest is the treatment of patients with thoracic malignancies. Her research interests include early stage drug development focused on novel therapies for non-small cell and small cell carcinomas of the lung with a particular emphasis on genome-based clinical trials and immunotherapy.