NEW MOFFITT PHYSICIAN IN BLOOD AND MARROW TRANSPLANTATION PROGRAM

August 17, 2006

TAMPA, Fla. – H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute announces Dr. Jyotishankar Raychaudhuri as an instructor in the Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program.

Raychaudhuri received his M.B. and B.S. from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India. Prior to joining Moffitt, Raychaudhuri was attending physician in internal medicine at Lincoln Hospital, New York.

He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology.In 2001, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research

Institute earned NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center status in recognition of its excellence in research and contributions to clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Additionally, Moffitt is a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, a prestigious alliance of the country's leading cancer centers, and is listed in the U.S. News & World Report as one of the top cancer hospitals in America. Moffitt’s sole mission is to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer.

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