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KaSCO 2021-2022 Board of Directors

President

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Christopher Dakhil, MD, FACP
Medical Oncologist/Hematologist
Cancer Center of Kansas

Christopher Dakhil, MD, FACP, obtained his medical degree from the University of Kansas – Kansas City, and completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Kansas, during which time he was named Intern of the Year.

Dr. Dakhil then completed a three-year fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University of Kansas Medical Center, where he served as chief fellow in his final year. He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American College of Physicians, and the American Medical Association. Dr. Dakhil is dedicated to clinical research and previously served as a Principal Investigator of the Wichita NCI Community Oncology Research Program .

President-Elect

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Quoc Truong, MD
Medical Oncologist/Hematologist
Cancer Center of Kansas

Quoc Truong, MD, received his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 2001. He completed his internal medicine/pediatrics residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita, and then worked as a hospitalist at Wesley Medical Center from 2005 to 2010. Subsequently, he completed a three-year fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at West Virginia University before returning to Wichita to join the Cancer Center of Kansas team in 2013.

Dr. Truong is board certified in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, and American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. Dr. Truong is committed to clinical cancer research as a principal investigator of the Wichita NCI Community Oncology Research Program. He also serves the Wichita community in his role as a member of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Board of Directors.

Secretary/Treasurer

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Gregory Crane, MD
Assistant Professor
University of Kansas Cancer Center

Immediate Past President

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Jeremy Deutsch, MD
Medical Oncologist/Hematologist
Cancer Center of Kansas

Jeremy Deutsch, MD, completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Kansas Medical Center – Wichita, during which he was named the Outstanding Second Year Internal Medicine Resident in 2009 and received the St. Luke’s Award for Outstanding Performance across all residencies in 2010.

Dr. Deutsch completed a three-year fellowship in hematology and oncology in 2013 at the University of Iowa, serving as chief fellow during the 2012-2013 academic year. He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology. He is a member of a number of professional societies including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American College of Physicians, and Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Deutsch serves on the Institutional Review Board for Via Christi Health and also demonstrates commitment to clinical research through his service as a principal investigator with the Wichita NCI Community Oncology Research Program.

Members-at-Large

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Anthony Accurso, MD
Hematologist/Oncologist
Hays Medical Center

Anthony Accurso, MD, completed medical school at the University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine, his residency at Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, and fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University of Kansas. Dr. Accurso is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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Sukumar Ethirajan, MD
Medical Oncologist/Hematologist
Dr. E.T.'s Concierge Care

Sukumar Ethirajan, MD, is a community oncologist specializing in cancer genetics in the Kansas City area since 1993. Dr. Ethirajan established his practice at Dr. E.T.’s Concierge Care.

Dr. Ethirajan served as the 2014 president of the medical staff at Menorah Medical Center, 2011-2014 president of the Kansas Society of Clinical Oncology, and 2004 president of MetroMed (now known as Kansas City Medical Society), during which he initiated MetroCare, which was subsequently researched and incubated by the Center for Practical Bioethics. He also served on the board of the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City and as secretary/treasurer of MetroCare. Nationally, Dr. Ethirajan served on the Clinical Practice Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and continues to serve on the State Oncology Society Forum of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, and the Carrier Advisory Committee.

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Mehmood Hashmi, MD
Medical Oncologist/Hematologist
Cotton O'Neil Cancer Center
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Prakash Neupane, MD
Program Director Hematology/Oncology Fellowship
University of Kansas Cancer Center
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Weijing Sun, MD
Professor of Medicine; Director, Division of Medical Oncology
University of Kansas School of Medicine
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Ajay Tejwani, MD
Radiation Oncologist
University of Kansas Hospital
 

Fellow Liaison

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Tahani Atieh, DO
Hematology/Oncology Fellow
University of Kansas Cancer Center

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