Brian H Ramnaraign

Brian H Ramnaraign, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 265-0725
Business Email: ramnaraign85@ufl.edu

About Brian H Ramnaraign

Brian Ramnaraign, MD is an assistant professor of medicine in the division of hematology and oncology at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Ramnaraign attended the University of Toronto for his undergraduate studies where he was awarded an Honors Bachelors of Science degree with a specialization in molecular genetics and microbiology. This was followed by attending St. George’s University for his medical training where he was awarded the degree of Doctor of Medicine and graduated cum laude.

His internal medicine residency was completed at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY where Dr. Ramnaraign had the opportunity to participate in rotations at Memorial Sloan Kettering in Manhattan. After residency he obtained a fellowship in geriatrics at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Ramnaraign completed his hematology and oncology fellowship here at the University of Florida and upon completion stayed on as faculty. His wife is also here at the University of Florida and is training to be a pediatric oncologist.

His expertise and research interests are in the fields of genitourinary cancers, gastrointestinal cancers and neuroendocrine cancers. He is interested in the role of targeted therapies and immunotherapies in providing personalized treatments to individuals with advanced cancers.​

Accomplishments

FLASCO Travel Award Winner
2017 · UF, College of Medicine
Runner Up – Research Day Award
2015 · SUNY Downstate Department of Medicine
Physician Recognition Award
2014 · American Medical Association
Dean’s List
2008-2012 · St. George’s University

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Medicine
Subspecialties
  • Cancer
  • Hematology and Oncology
Areas of Interest
  • Bladder cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Prostate cancer

Research Profile

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=OBsb4P4AAAAJ&hl=en

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-4051-4551

Areas of Interest
  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer Biology
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Targeted Cancer Therapy

Publications

2021
Activity of Sorafenib Plus Capecitabine in Previously Treated Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
The oncologist. 26(5):362-e724 [DOI] 10.1002/onco.13689. [PMID] 33512054.
2021
Immunotherapy Management in Special Cancer Patient Populations.
JCO oncology practice. 17(5):240-245 [DOI] 10.1200/OP.20.00996. [PMID] 33710933.
2021
Primary neuroendocrine tumours of the heart: case report and literature review.
BMJ case reports. 14(6) [DOI] 10.1136/bcr-2021-242517. [PMID] 34116995.
2021
Reply to A.R. Khaki et al.
JCO oncology practice. 17(9):584-586 [DOI] 10.1200/OP.21.00484. [PMID] 34297604.
2020
Germline BRCA1 mutated esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
Rare tumors. 12 [DOI] 10.1177/2036361320972218. [PMID] 33224455.
2020
How to Transition from Single-Gene Pharmacogenetic Testing to Preemptive Panel-Based Testing: A Tutorial.
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 108(3):557-565 [DOI] 10.1002/cpt.1912. [PMID] 32460360.
2015
An analysis of the relationship between severe iron deficiency anemia and thrombocytopenia.
Annals of hematology. 94(3):535-7 [DOI] 10.1007/s00277-014-2199-5. [PMID] 25190032.

Grants

Aug 2018 ACTIVE
A PHASE II STUDY OF DOSE-DENSE GEMCITABINE PLUS CISPLATIN (DDGC) IN PATIENTS WITH MUSCLE-INVASIVE BLADDER CANCER WITH BLADDER PRESERVATION FOR THOSE PATIENTS WHOSE TUMORS HARBOR DELETERIOUS DNA DAMAGE RESPONSE (DDR) GENE ALTERATIONS
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: ALLIANCE FOR CLINICAL TRIALS IN ONCOLOGY via NATL INST OF HLTH NCI

Education

Fellowship, Hematology – Oncology
2016-2019 · University of Florida
Fellowship, Geriatric Medicine
2015-2016 · University of Pennsylvania
Internal Medicine
2012-2015 · State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Doctor of Medicine, Internal Medicine
2008-2012 · St. George’s University School of Medicine
Honors Bachelors of Science, Molecular Genetics
2003-2007 · University of Toronto

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2020
PAS5010 Intro to Medicine 1

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-0725
Emails: