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Samjot                         Dhillon

Samjot S. Dhillon MD

Department of Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Internal Medicine; Oncology; Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine


Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine (2003)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center (2000)
  • Residency, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1997)
  • Internship, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1997)
  • MBBS, Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1995)
  • Associate Professor of Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2013-present)
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Medicine, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York (2009-present)
  • Clinical Practice in Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Lakes Region General Healthcare (2003–2008)
Awards and Honors:
  • Alfred Soffer Research Award (2012)
  • Fellowship-American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP) (2005)
  • Fellowship-American Association of Sleep Medicine (FAASM) (2005)
  • The Best First Year Fellow by Texas Heart Institute (2001)
  • Resident Award for Research, Dept. of Medicine, St. Elizabeth Health Center (2000)
  • Reseach Resident Award, Dept. of Medicine, St. Elizabeth Health Center (1999)
  • V. Ramalingaswamy Award for Best Intern of the Year (1997)
  • Gold Medal by Chief Minister of the State of Punjab for Academic Excellence (1994)
  • Rotary Trophy for the Best Pre-Medical Student of District of Amritsar (1994)
  • Best Undergraduate of the College Scholarship, Khalsa College (1991)

Journal Articles:
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  • Ray AD, Dhillon SS, Mohan A., Mahoney MC, Hutson AD, Hershberger P., Sethi S, Reid M.. Vitamin D is Inversely Associated with Body Mass Index and Smoking Status in COPD. ATS International Conference, Denver, CO. 2015.
  • Mohan A., Dhillon SS, Herschberger P., Mahoney MC, Reid M., Sethi S. Marked Seasonal Variability Can Affect Vitamin D Deficiency Prevalance in Veterans with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. ATS International Conference, Denver, CO. 2015.
  • Dhillon SS, Mahadevan K, Bandi V, Zheng Z, Smit CW, Rumbaut RE. Neutrophils, nitric oxide and microvascular permeability in severe sepsis. Chest. 2005; 128.
Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
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Professional Memberships:
  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)-Fellowship Status (2005–present)
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • American Association of Bronchology/World Association of Bronchology
  • American Society of Sleep Medicine (ASSM)
  • Amisonians of America
  • Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology

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Contact Information

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: 716-845-1487
Fax: 716-845-8346

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