Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment modalities. Her compassionate care guides her patients through all phases of treatment in order to achieve optimal health outcomes.

Fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Pan is a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. Her special interests include the treatment of hematological diseases and breast, lung, and colorectal cancers.

Dr. Pan, on staff at Somerset Medical Center and JFK Medical Center, treats patients at both our Steeplechase and South Plainfield offices.

Seeta Trivedi, MD

Dr. Seeta Trivedi specializes in medical oncology and is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. She has been part of the Medical Oncology team at the Steeplechase Cancer Center for the past 7 years, and has been involved actively in the care of cancer patients in and around the Somerset County area and Central New Jersey.

Dr. Trivedi received her medical degree from the Gujarat University in India. She did her medical residency in Internal Medicine from Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, which is part of the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Rotations through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City got her interested in medical oncology, and she pursued and completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology from Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She has been practicing in New Jersey ever since.

Dr. Trivedi is part of the Breast Cancer Committee and Colon Cancer Committee at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville, NJ as well as through JFK Medical Center, in Edison, NJ. She is actively involved in clinical trials through the Cancer Center.

  • Medical Education: Gujarat University, Gujarat, India
  • Residency: Methodist Hospital
  • Fellowship: Nassau University Medical Center
  • Specialization: Medical Oncology
  • Research Interests: Lung and Thoracic Cancers, Genitourinary Tumors, & Palliative Medicine
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Languages Spoken: English, Gujarati and Hindi

Richard Schuman, MD, FACP

Dr. Richard Schuman specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 28 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Schuman received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his fellowship in oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University), and he completed his hematology fellowship at UMDNJ-Rutgers in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Schuman is the Medical director of Oncology Services at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, NJ, a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He was the Medical Director for Rahway Hospice for 18 years. He was also elected as a top doctor in NJ by NJ Magazine.

  • Medical Education: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University) Boston, MA
  • Fellowship:  Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey ,Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • University Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center–Attending Physician, Director of Oncology, Chairman of the Cancer Committee. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway–Attending Physician, Chairman of the Division of Hematology for 15 years and Hospice Director for 18 years

Bruce Wallach, MD

Dr. Bruce Wallach specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County/Somerset community.

Dr. Wallach received his medical degree from the Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Wallach is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is on the P&T committee at John F. Kennedy Medical Center. He was the Chief of Hematology/Oncology at Lyons Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Lyons, NJ for 2 years.

  • Medical Education: Universidad Del Noreste in Tampico, Tamps Mexico
  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital (Yale University), Norwalk, CT
  • Fellowship: at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician

Brian Canavan, DO

Dr. Brian Canavan specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more than 20 years, he has been treating patients in the Middlesex County community from his office in Edison.

Dr. Canavan received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA. He completed his internship at Union Hospital, Union, NJ and his residency in Internal Medicine also at Union Hospital in Union, NJ. He completed is Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Canavan is the Medical director of Oncology Services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, Rahway, NJ.

  • Medical Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, Des Moines, IA
  • Residency: Union Hospital, Union, NJ
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Cancer Institute of NJ, in New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Board Certifications: Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
  • Specializations: Hematology, Medical Oncology
  • Hospital Appointments: John F. Kennedy Medical Center: Attending Physician. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway: Attending physician, Director of Oncology.

Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. He has been treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Union Counties for more than 15 years. He is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist.

Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan. He has completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Amjad serves as the Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey.

  • Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine
  • Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Beiqing Pan, MD, PhD

Dr. Pan received her medical degree from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Following training in the specialty of hematology, she earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from the University of Adelaide in Australia. Dr. Pan’s research has focused on the hematological diseases and her work has been published in many medical journals.

Following her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Downtown Hospital, Dr. Pan completed her Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

Board Certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine, with a strong cancer research background, Dr. Pan makes every effort to offer the most up-to-date treatment m