Niyati Bhagwati, MBBS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Niyati Bhagwati, MBBS, is a hematologist/oncologist at Bronson Battle Creek Cancer Center. During her leadership as the Director of the Cancer Center at Lincoln Medical Center, they were awarded many certifications by the American College of Surgeons. The cancer program expanded and the number of patients grew exponentially since its inception in 2001. She has served as a Co-PI in several clinical trials ranging from Co-operative Group to Pharmaceutical and PI-initiated studies. She has an interest in minority, rural, and other underserved patient populations and their heavy burden of cancer. These populations remain underrepresented in clinical trials.
Education and Training
- Clinical Fellowship 1999, Hematology and Oncology, Montefiore Medical Center
- Residency 1995, Internal Medicine, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
- MBBS 1992, Medicine, Topiwala National Medical College
Alexandrescu D., Bhagwati N., Fomberstein B., Wolfe D., Feliz A., Wiernik P. Steroid-responsive inclusion body myositis associated with endometrial cancer Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology. 2005;23(1):93-96.
Alexandrescu D., Bhagwati N., Wiernik P. Chemotherapy-induced scleroderma: A pleiomorphic syndrome Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. 2005;30(2):141-145. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.2004.01668.x.
Bhagwati N., Oiseth S., Abebe L., Wiernik P. Intravascular lymphoma associated with hemophagocytic syndrome: A rare but aggressive clinical entity Annals of Hematology. 2004;83(4):247-250. doi: 10.1007/s00277-003-0757-3.
Marcoullis G., Marcoullis G., Abebe L., Jain D., Talusan R., Bhagwati N., Wiernik P. Microangiopathic hemolysis refractory to plasmapheresis responding to docetaxel and cisplatin: A case report Medical Oncology. 2002;19(3):189-192. doi: 10.1385/MO:19:3:189.
Bhagwati N. The Levine/Seneviratne/Tulpule article reviewed ONCOLOGY. 2001;15(5):639-640.
Sirohi B., Powles R., Mehta J., Treleaven J., Raje N., Kulkarni S., Rudin C., Bhagwati N., Horton C., Saso R., Singhal S., Parikh P. The implication of compromised renal function at presentation in myeloma. Similar outcome in patients who receive high-dose therapy: A single-center study of 251 previously untreated patients Medical Oncology. 2001;18(1):39-50. doi: 10.1385/MO:18:1:39.
Kulkarni S., Powles R., Powles R., Treleaven J., Riley U., Singhal S., Horton C., Sirohi B., Bhagwati N., Meller S., Saso R., Mehta J. Chronic graft versus host disease is associated with long-term risk for pneumococcal infections in recipients of bone marrow transplants Blood. 2000;95(12):3683-3686. doi: 10.1182/blood.v95.12.3683.
Powles R.L., Powles R.L., Sirohi B., Kulkarni S., Bhagwati N., Saso R., Raje N., Raje N., Horton C., Singhal S., Singhal S., Mehta J., Mehta J., Treleaven J. Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia-type intensive chemotherapy to eliminate minimal residual disease after high-dose melphalan and autologous transplantation in multiple myeloma - A phase I/II feasibility and tolerance study of 17 patients Bone Marrow Transplantation. 2000;25(9):949-956. doi: 10.1038/sj.bmt.1702379.
Sirohi B., Powles R., Powles R., Treleaven J., Mainwaring P., Kulkarni S., Pandha H., Bhagwati N., Horton C., Singhal S., Singhal S., Mehta J., Mehta J. The role of autologous transplantation in patients with multiple myeloma aged 65 years and over Bone Marrow Transplantation. 2000;25(5):533-539. doi: 10.1038/sj.bmt.1702188.
Oleksowicz L., Oleksowicz L., Bhagwati N., DeLeon-Fernandez M. Deficient activity of von Willebrand's factor-cleaving protease in patients with disseminated malignancies Cancer Research. 1999;59(9):2244-2250.
Sirohi B., Powles R., Powles R., Mehta J., Raje N., Kulkarni S., Ramiah V., Saso R., Horton C., Bhagwati N., Singhal S., Treleaven J. Complete remission rate and outcome after intensive treatment of 177 patients under 75 years of age with IgG myeloma defining a circumscribed disease entity with a new staging system British Journal of Haematology. 1999;107(3):656-666. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2141.1999.01744.x.
Bhagwati N., Bhagwati N., Seno R., Seno R., Dutcher J., Oleksowicz L. Fulminant metastatic melanoma complicated by a microangiopathic hemolytic anemia Hematopathology and Molecular Hematology. 1998;11(2):101-108.
Oleksowicz L., Oleksowicz L., Bhagwati N., DeLeon Fernandez M., Seno R., Etkind P. Prognostic significance of platelet immunorelated GPIb expression in breast cancer Cancer Journal from Scientific American. 1998;4(4):247-253.