Dr. Pankit Vachhani is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at University of Alabama Birmingham and Associate Scientist of experimental therapeutics. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar in 2012 and then went on to complete his internal medicine residency at Virginia Commonwealth University, followed by a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, NY.
He is involved in multiple clinical trials as a principal investigator. He leads the Leukemia/BMT working group at UAB. His primary research interest is in hematological malignancies, particularly myeloproliferative neoplasms and AML, where he focuses on developmental therapeutics. He also serves on the AML and MPN Treatment Guidelines Panel of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.