Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in hematology and oncology by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly and New York magazines, U.S. News & World Report, and Castle Connolly “Top Docs” in the New York Metro Area.

Ellen A. Ronnen, MD

Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 6 years, she has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Ronnen received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She conducted her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Ronnen is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. During her fellowship, at past meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Dr. Ronnen presented discussions on metastatic renal cell carcinoma and treatment outcomes for patients with germ cell tumors. She also presented on the treatment of renal cell carcinoma at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and also has written chapters on renal cell carcinoma and Hodgkin’s disease for Hematology and Oncology Pearls.

Phillip D. Reid, MD

Dr. Phillip D. Reid is board certified in hematology and medical oncology. For more than 12 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community.

Dr. Reid received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and conducted his fellowship training in oncology and hematology at Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed a Clinical Effectiveness Course at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Reid is currently a Clinical Instructor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematology, and Medical Society of New Jersey. While attending Stanford University School of Medicine, he was the recipient of the Stanford Medical Scholar Award and the Pfeiffer Memorial Research Fellowship.

Michael J. Nissenblatt, MD

Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 30 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in genetics and hereditary cancers, personalized medicine, and the origin of aging and longevity.

Dr. Nissenblatt received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in medical oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

In 1978, Dr. Nissenblatt joined the faculty of UMDNJ — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School as their first full-time oncologist. He is presently a Clinical Professor at the medical school. He is the Associate Director of Oncology and the Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgery for the Cancer Committee at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

A dedicated volunteer for the American Cancer Society for more than two decades, he has served as its President, perennially leading fundraisers, and Co-Chairman with his wife Marlene for their leading annual fundraising event known as the “Night of Wine and Roses.” Dr. Nissenblatt has founded several charitable organizations, including the Challah Foundation and Partners in Healing, which assists people with cancer who are experiencing financial challenges. Fred’s Team raises funds to fight childhood leukemia, and Dr. Nissenblatt runs the NYC Marathon annually for this Memorial Sloan-Kettering-initiated charity. He is a Past President of the New Jersey Oncology Society and is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey. His numerous honors include being named annually as a “Top Doctor” by Inside Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, and New York magazines. He has also been regularly listed in Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area and in U.S. News & World Report.

Craig Lampert, MD

Dr. Craig Lampert specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center Medicine and Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Lambert is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

  • Medical Education: Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/ Oncology: Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

David A. Richards, MD

Dr. David Richards specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Birmingham University Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Downstate Medical Center and his fellowship at NYU-Bellevue Hospital.

  • Medical Education: Birmingham University Medical School, Birmingham, England
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai specializes in hematology/oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center and his fellowship at University of Michigan Medical Center.

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Hematology/Oncology: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

Robert P. Fein, MD

Dr. Robert Fein specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at NYU-Bellevue Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology at Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Fein is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

  • Medical Education: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internal Medicine Residency: NYU-Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowships: Oncology, Memorial Hospital, New York, NY
  • Certification: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English

James C. Salwitz, MD

Dr. James C. Salwitz is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hospice and palliative medicine. For more than 25 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in hospice and palliative care, and in social media and healthcare.

Dr. Salwitz received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern University In Chicago, where he earned the title of Chief Resident. He conducted his oncology fellowship training at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He is certified by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Dr. Salwitz is a Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha Outstanding Volunteer Faculty of the Year Award in 1999. He is currently the Treasurer of the Medical Board of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is the past President of the Middlesex Chapter of the American Cancer Society. He has received numerous other honors and awards, including the New Jersey Palliative Care Organization’s Physicians Leadership Award. Dr. Salwitz has been included numerous times in lists of the “Top Doctors” in Medical Oncology by Castle Connolly, and “Top Doctors” in the New York Metro Area, by Inside Jersey magazine and U.S. News & World Report. His independent blog articles can be accessed on his website SunriseRounds.com.

Dr. Salwitz is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey, and Oncology Society of New Jersey.

George I. Karp, MD

Dr. George I. Karp is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 29 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. His research interests are in clinical trials and complex hematologic problems.

Dr. Karp received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. He received fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the National Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Beth Israel Hospital. While in Boston, he was also a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Karp holds an appointment as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Institutional Review Boards at both University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is an affiliate member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and a member of the American