California Pacific Medical Ctr.
Dr. Kashani is Medical Director of Cancer Programs at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, and leads CPMC’s Center for Melanoma Research and Treatment. He is the primary investigator for a new integrated research program at CPMCRI seeking to develop effective combination therapies for aggressive and metastatic tumors, including melanomas, breast cancers and glioblastomas. Dr. Kashani is a skin cancer expert specializing in melanoma and cutaneous lymphomas who directs California Pacific Medical Center’s Melanoma Program.
He has served as professor of dermatology at UCSF and was formerly the director of UCSF’s Melanoma Clinic. Dr. Kashani-Sabet’s research focuses on the prognostic approach to patients with melanoma and cutaneous lymphoma, and developing gene therapies for patients with melanoma—areas in which he has published extensively. Dr. Kashani-Sabet is a member of numerous professional societies and serves on the editorial board of the journal Cancer Gene Therapy. He received his medical degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in cutaneous oncology at UCSF.
Fellowship, Cutaneous Oncology, University of California, San Francisco
Residency, Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco
Internship, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Medical School, State University of New York at Stony Brook