Rajeev Dhupar, MD, MBA

Contact

Phone

412-647-7555

Assistant

Mary Byerly 
412-623-2025

Title(s)

Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Education and Training

BA, University of Pennsylvania, 2000
MD, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 2004
General Surgery Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2004-2012
Research Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2007-2009
MBA, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, 2009-2010
Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2012-2014
Fellowship, Minimally Invasive Thoracic and Foregut Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2014-2015

Journal Reviewing and Editorial Boards

Annals of Thoracic Surgery (Reviewer)
Diseases of the Esophagus (Reviewer)
Thoracic Cancer (Reviewer)

Research Interests

Modulating autophagy to increase susceptibility of esophageal cancer to chemotherapy and radiation
Tumor immunology and tumor microenvironment of esophageal cancer
Esophageal cancer care disparity
Rare cancers of the thorax