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Profile for Lukman Tijani, MD

Lukman Tijani, MD

  • Medical Director
  • Cancer Liaison Physician
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email:
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Medical Director, University Medical Center Lubbock, TX 2012-Present
  • Cancer Liaison Physician, University Medical Center Lubbock, TX 2011-Present
  • Research Assistant, Albert Einstein Cancer Center Philadelphia PA 2005-2005
  • Research Assistant, Albert Einstein Cancer Center Philadelphia PA 2004-2005
  • Research Assistant, Albert Einstein Cancer Center Philadelphia PA 2001-2001

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:

  • Hosiriluck, N & Klomjit, S & Rassameehiran, S & Tijani, Lukman & Radhi, Saba (2013) Prognostic factors for mortality with febrile neutropenia in hospitalized patients. Southwest Respiratory Critical Care Chronicles, 3, 9, 3-13.
  • 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.

Selected Presentations:

  • N Acetyl Cysteine for pain crisis in patient with sickle cell anemia - A Case Report. Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (SSCI), 2016.
  • Neuroendocrine tumors can present even in urinary bladder Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (SSCI), 2016.
  • Small cell cancer with rare presentation as bladder cancer. Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (SSCI), 2016.
  • Novel biomarkers for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Denver, Colorado; September 2015.
  • The Case of a Hydrocele That Would Not Go Away American College of Physicians, Dallas, TX; November 2012.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • A Phase 3 randomized, double-blind study of PF-06439535 plus Paclitaxel-Carboplatin and Bevacizumab plus Placltaxel-Carboplatin for the first-line treatment of patients with advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer 2015-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Principal

  • S1400 - Phase II/III Biomarker - Driven Master Protocol for Second Line Therapy of Squamous Cell Lung Cancer (LUNG - MAP) 2015-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Principal

Selected Awards:

  • Top Oncologist in Lubbock, Texas, International Association of Oncologists, 2015.
  • Spirit of Service Award-Attending of the Month, University Medical Center, 2011.
  • Medical Staff All-Star , University Medical Center, 2011.
  • President's Excellence in Teaching Award, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2002.
  • Lambo Gold Medial , University of Lagos, Nigeria, 1997.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Diadactic Lectures - 2015

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Anemia 2011 - Present
  • Sickle Cell Diseases: The Basics - 2015
  • Management of Neutropenic Fever - 2015
  • Biology of Colon Cancer - 2015
  • Molecular Biology of Lung Cancer - 2015
Date last updated: 6/24/2016
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