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Michael R. Shafique, MD

Specialty: Medical Oncology
Program: Thoracic Oncology

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Dr. Shafique earned his MD degree at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Duke University Medical Center and, most recently, a Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at University of South Florida/Moffitt Cancer Center. Dr. Shafique devotes the majority of clinical time treating lung cancer. However, he will also cares for patients with a wide spectrum of diagnoses as part of early phase clinical trials.

Education & Training

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine


  • University of South Florida - Hematology and Oncology


  • Duke University Medical Center - Internal Medicine

Medical School:

  • University of Virginia School of Medicine - MD
Participating Trials

Phase II/III Biomarker-Driven Master Protocol for Second Line Therapy of Squamous Cell Lung Cancer (Screening Step)
Condition: Thoracic
Intervention: 750009 (Rilotumumab); 765338 (AZD4547); 772256 (Palbociclib); AMG102 (Rilotumumab); AZD4547; BMN-673 (Talazoparib); BMS-936558 (Nivolumab); Dexamethasone; Erlotinib; GDC-0032 (Taselisib); Ipilimumab; MEDI4736 (Durvalumab); Nivolumab; Palbociclib; Rilotumumab; Talazoparib; Tarceva (Erlotinib); Taxotere (docetaxel); Yervoy (Ipilimumab); docetaxel

A Phase 1 Dose Escalation and Cohort Expansion Study of TSR-022, an anti-TIM-3 Monoclonal Antibody, in Patients with Advanced Solid Tumors
Condition: Multiple
Intervention: BMS-936558 (Nivolumab); Nivolumab; TSR-022; TSR-042

Consolidative Ipilimumab and Nivolumab with Thoracic Radiotherapy after Platinum Based Chemotherapy for Patients with Extensive-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer
Condition: Thoracic
Intervention: BMS-936558 (Nivolumab); Ipilimumab; Nivolumab; Yervoy (Ipilimumab)

If you believe you are eligible for one of these trials or studies, please call
1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488).


  • Shafique MR, Lee MC, Han HS. Treatment of the Pregnant Patient with Breast Cancer. South Med J. 2017 Oct;110(10):627-631. Pubmedid: 28973702.
  • Turza KC, Shafique M, Lobo PI, Sawyer RG, Keith DS, Brayman KL, Agarwal A. Infectious complications in living-donor kidney transplant recipients undergoing multi-modal desensitization. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2014 Jun;15(3):182-186. Pubmedid: 24773230. Pmcid: PMC4696441.
  • Kanda J, Long GD, Gasparetto C, Horwitz ME, Sullivan KM, Chute JP, Morris A, Shafique M, Li Z, Chao NJ, Rizzieri DA. Reduced-intensity allogeneic transplantation using alemtuzumab from HLA-matched related, unrelated, or haploidentical related donors for patients with hematologic malignancies. Biol Blood Marrow Tr. 2014 Feb;20(2):257-263. Pubmedid: 24269380. Pmcid: PMC4140655.