Jainulabdeen J. Ifthikharuddin, M.B.B.S.

Jainulabdeen J. Ifthikharuddin, M.B.B.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-4099
Fax: (585) 275-5590

Professional Bio

Dr. Ifthikharuddin has a special interest in the treatment of multiple myeloma and other plasma cell dyscrasias. He graduated from the Madras Medical College, India, followed by additional training in the United Kingdom, culminating in diplomas from the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) and Hematology (MRC Path). He subsequently completed residency training in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at The University of Rochester and joined the faculty in the year 2000. He is board certified in Hematology. In addition to clinical and teaching responsibilities, he is an active participant in several clinical trials.

Research Bio

Dr. Ifthikharuddin has a special interest in the treatment of multiple myeloma and other plasma cell dyscrasias. He graduated from the Madras Medical College, India, followed by additional training in the United Kingdom, culminating in diplomas from the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) and Hematology (MRC Path). He subsequently completed residency training in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at The University of Rochester and joined the faculty in the year 2000. He is board certified in Hematology. In addition to clinical and teaching responsibilities, he is an active participant in several clinical trials.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Best Teacher Award | Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program | University of Rochester Medical Center 2004
AMGEN Fellowship Grant | AMGEN 1999
Strong Memorial Hospital Innovative Improvement Program | Strong Memorial Hospital | Strong Memorial Hospital 1997
Ad hoc manuscript reviewer | Journal - Blood Cells, Molecules and Diseases
Ad hoc manuscript reviewer | Journal - Thrombosis Research

Recent Journal Articles

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2013
Liesveld JL, O'Dwyer K, Walker A, Becker MW, Ifthikaruddin JJ, Mulford D, Chen R, Bechelli J, Roswell K, Minhajuddin M, Jordan CT, Phillips Gl 2nd. "A phase I study of decitabine and rapamycin in relapsed/refractory AML". Leukemia Research. 2013; 37(12): 1662-7.
2011
Milner LA; Becker MW; Bernstein SH; Bruckner L; Friedberg JW; Holland GA; Ifthikharuddin JJ; LIesveld JL; Mathes EJ; Mechel HL; Mullen CA; Sasson T; Phillips GL 2nd. "Intra-arterial methylprednisolone for the management of steroid-refractory acute gastrointestinal and hepatic graft versus host disease". Am J Hematology. 2011; 86(8): 712-714.
2011
Liesveld JL; Rosell KE; Bechelli J; Lu C; Messina P; Mulford D; Ifthikharuddin JJ; Jordan CT; Phillips GL 2nd. "Proteasome inhibition in myelodysplastic syndromes and acute myelogeneous luekmia cell lines". Cancer Invest. 2011; 29(7): 438-450.
2008
Walker,AR; Komrokji, RS; Ifthikharuddin, JJ; Messina, P; Mulford, D; Becker, M; Friedberg, J; Oliva, J; Phillips, G; Liesveld, JL; Abboud, C. "Phase I study of cladribine, cytarabine (Ara-C), granulocyte colony stimulating factor (g-CSF) (CLAG regimen) and simultaneous escalating doses of imatinib mesylate (Gleevec) in relapsed/refractory AML." Leukemia Research. 2008; 12(32): 1830-1836.
2008
Phillips GL 2nd; Bernstein SH; Liesveld JL; Abboud CN; Becker MW; Constine LS; Ifthikharuddin JJ; Loughner JE; Milner LA; Vesole DH; Friedberg JW. "A Phase I trial: dose escalation of melphalan in the "BEAM" regimen using amifostine cytoprotection". Leuk Res. 2008; 32(12): 1830-1836.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical - Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Hematology - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MBBS | Medicine | India-Madras U, Madras Med Coll1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office08/07/1996 - 08/06/1999
Residency in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office08/10/1994 - 08/06/1996
Internship in Rotating internship at Government General Hospital04/26/1985 - 04/25/1986