ABOUT THE EXPERT
Sant P. Chawla,
Director, Cancer Center of Southern California
Medical Oncologist, Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center
Santa Monica, CA
Sant P. Chawla, MD, FRACP, holds medical licensures in both Texas and California, and he is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. He is a pioneering physician whose work in sarcoma oncology brought him several accolades and recognition as one of the world’s leading authorities in medical treatment and clinical research for bone and soft tissue sarcomas and sarcoma therapy. Dr Chawla heads the Sarcoma Oncology Center in Santa Monica, CA, where he leads clinical cancer research efforts and conducts groundbreaking clinical research in pancreatic carcinoma, gynecologic tumors, breast cancer, glioblastoma, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors, lung cancer, and gastrointestinal tumors.
Dr Chawla serves on the clinical faculty of numerous prestigious cancer centers including UCLA, USC, and the John Wayne Cancer Institute at St. John’s Hospital. He is an adjunct associate professor at Stanford University and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and he is a medical oncologist at Cedars Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center. Over his 30 years of medical and clinical research experience, Dr Chawla’s research has been a foundation for further breakthroughs in cancer treatment.