Shikha Jain, MD

Shikha Jain, MD

Oncology in Chicago, IL


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Office Hours

Monday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Jain


Dr. Shikha Jain, MD is a hematologist/oncologist on faculty at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. She is licensed to practice medicine in Illinois.

Dr. Jain is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and oncology. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Chicago, and attended medical school at Michigan State University. She completed her internal medicine residency at the University of Illinois. Prior to starting her oncology and hematology fellowship at Loyola University's Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center and the Hines VA, she worked in Whakatane, New Zealand as a Hospitalist.

Her hobbies include traveling, running, music and spending time with her family.

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Services Offered



Gastrointestinal cancer
Gastric cancer
Pancreatic cancer
Hematologic oncology
Lung cancer
Prostate cancer
Urologic oncology
Bladder cancer
Testicular cancer
Colon cancer
Renal cancer
Gastrointestinal oncology
Thoracic oncology
General medical oncology

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Loyola University
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2012 - 2015

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2008 - 2011

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Class of 2008

Drexel University
Interdepartmental Medical Sciences Program, 2003 - 2004

University of Chicago
B.A., Biology, With honors, 2003

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Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

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Medical Licenses

IL State Medical License
2008 - 2023

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Work Experience


Division Of Hematology Oncology And Section Of Medical Oncology
Chicago, IL
2019 - Present

Assistant Professor
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Physician Director of Media Relations for the Rush University Cancer Center
2018 - Present

Research Assistant, Immunology
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Research Assistant, Psychiatry (2001-2002)
2001 - 2003

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Hospital Affiliations

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Former Affiliation
Chicago, IL

Whakatane Hospital
Former Affiliation

Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies MSU CHM
Former Affiliation
Kalamazoo, MI

Rush University Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Chicago, IL

Loyola University Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Maywood, IL

Pharmacia Upjohn
Former Affiliation
Kalamazoo, MI

St. John’s Catholic School
Former Affiliation

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Awards

Top 25 Emerging Leaders
Modern Healthcare, 2019

Rising Start
LEAD (Leadership Empowerment and Development), 2019

Golden Stethoscope Research Award
Indian American Medical Association, 2014

Class Act Award
University of Illinois Hospital, 2009

Tom M. Johnson, M.D. Award for Physician Leadership and Excellence in the Art of Medicine and in the Care of Patients
Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, 2008

Women in Medicine Scholarship
Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, 2006

Scholarship Fund for Students of Asian Indian Heritage
The Michigan Association of Physicians from India, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, 2006

Outstanding Recruitment Efforts
American Medical Students Association, 2006

Outstanding Student Outreach Program
American Medical Students Association, 2005

Best Graduate Student Research and Presentation Awar
Office of Research and Graduate Studies, Drexel University, 2004

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Professional Memberships

American Society of Clinical Oncologists - ASCO
Member

American Society of Hematology - ASH
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Ipilimumab for the treatment of melanoma.
Melanoma Manag
Jain, S.,Clark, J. I.
2/1/2015

Immunological responses to recombinant cysteine synthase A of Brucella abortus in BALB/c mice.
World J. Microbiol. Biotechnol.
Jain, S.,Afley, P.,Kumar, S.
2012 Dec 28
5 citations

Operative intervention for carotid restenosis is safe and effective.
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg
Jain, S., Jain, K. M., Kumar, S. D., Munn, J. S., Rummel, M. C.
2007 Nov
15 citations

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Journal Article

Ipilimumab For the Treatment of Melanoma
Melanoma Management
S Jain MD, JI Clark
1/1/2015

Stenting Versus Endarterectomy for Restenosis Following Prior Ipsilateral Carotid Endarterectomy: An Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis
Ann Surg
M Fokkema, JE Vrijenhoek, HM Den Ruijter et al.
1/27/2014

Relapsed Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma-Ten Years Later
Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology
S Jain MD, N Shah MD, S Gregory MD
1/1/2011

Lecture

Support structures for female physicians: Motivations and barriers to gender-specific conferences and symposia.
Shikha Jain
6/1/2019
ASCO Annual Meeting 2019 - Chicago, IL

Immunotherapy, The Final Frontier?
1/1/2015
Maywood, IL

Cancer Immunotherapy
1/1/2015

Abstract

WhatÍs in a Name? a Gender-Based Analysis of Speaker Introductions at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting
Shikha Jain
12/8/2019
Orlando, FL

Association of Metabolic Syndrome, Its Components and Multigene Assays for Recurrence Risk
San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
S Jain MD
1/1/2014
San Antonio, TX

Intravascular Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma: A Case Series and Literature Review
Association of VA Hematology/Oncology (AVAHO) Organization; Indian American Medical Association
S Jain MD
1/1/2014
Atlanta, GA, 2013; Westmont, IL, 2014

Other

Senior Honors Thesis Defense. The Effects of B7-1/B7-2 Deficiency on the Generation and Function of Dendritic Cells
S Jain MD
1/1/2003
Chicago, IL

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