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Lukman Tijani

Lukman Tijani, MD

  • Medical Director SWCC-UMC
  • Cancer Liaison Physician SWCC
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: lukman.tijani@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Frankford Hospitals Philadelphia PA 2006-2007
  • Abington Memorial Hospital Abington, PA 2004-2006
  • Frankford Hospital Philadelphia PA 2004-2006
  • Research Assistant, Albert Einstein Cancer Center Philadelphia PA 2005-2005
  • Research Assistant, Albert Einstein Cancer Center Philadelphia PA 2004-2005

Admin Assignments:

  • Medical Director, SWCC-UMC University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX 2012-Present
  • Cancer Liaison Physician, SWCC University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX 2011-Present

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Clinical Research Fellow: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2010
  • Fellow: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2003
  • Resident: Albert Einstein Medical Center, 1998
  • Resident: University College Hospital, 1988

Education:

  • MD: University of Lagos, , 1998

Selected Publications:

  • Ussavarungsi, K & Kim, M & Tijani, Lukman (2013) Skin Metastasis in a patient with Small-Cell Lung Cancer The Southwest Respiratory and Critical Care Chronicles, 1, 1, 35-38.
  • Radhi, S & Alalawi, Raed & Mirandola, L & Yu, Y & Pandey, A & D'Cunha, R & Saadeh, C & Nguyen, Diane & Hardwicke, Fred & D'Cunha, Nicholas & Tijani, Lukman & Jenkins, Marjorie & Jumper, Cynthia & Chiriva-Internati, Maurizio & Cobos, Everardo (2012) Novel Tumor Markers in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Detected Both in Serology and Tissue J Clin Oncol, S E21105.
  • Mahipal, Amit & Tijani, Lukman & Chan, Kathryn & Laudadio, MaryAnn & Mastrangelo, Michael & Sato, Takami December (2012) A pilot study of sunitinib malate in patients with metastatic uveal melanoma. Melanoma research, 22, 6, 440-6.
  • Chiriva-Internati, Maurizio & Pandey, A & Radhi, S & Kim, M & Saadeh, C & Tijani, Lukman & Chiaramonte, R & Jenkins, Marjorie & Cobos, Everardo & Jumper, Cynthia & Alalawi, Raed October (2012) Cancer testis antigens: a novel target in lung cancer International Reviews of Immunology, 31, 5, 321-343.
  • Schutt, Robert & Bumm, K & Mirandola, L & Bernardini, G & D'Cunha, Nicholas & Tijani, Lukman & Nguyen, Diane & Cordero, Joehassin & Jenkins, Marjorie & Cobos, Everardo & Chiriva-Internati, Maurizio February (2012) Immunological treatment options for locoregionally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Int Rev Immunol, 31, 1, 22-42.

Selected Presentations:

  • The Case of a Hydrocele That Would Not Go Away American College of Physicians, Dallas, TX; November 2012.
  • Novel tumor markers in non-small cell lung cancer detected both in serology and tissue American Society of Clinical Oncology, Chicago, IL; June 2012.
  • Severe Pemphigus Erythematosus resistant to Systemic Corticosteroid Therapy Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, LA; February 2012.
  • Detection of CTA in Lung Cancer Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX; 2011.

Selected Awards:

  • Spirit of Service Award-Attending of the Month, University Medical Center, 2011.
  • Medical Staff All-Star , University Medical Center, 2011.
  • Excellence in Teaching, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2002.
  • Lambo Gold Medial , University of Lagos, Nigeria, 1997.
  • Medical Hospitalist, 1990.

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Anemia 2011 - Present
  • Blood Transfusions in bone marrow transplant patients - 2012
  • Complications of Hematopoietic stem cell transplants - 2012
  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplant - 2012
  • Infections in Cancer patients - 2012
Date last updated: 4/14/2014
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