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Smita Bhatia, M.D., MPH

Cancer • Cancer outcomes • Cancer survivorship 

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SmitaSmita Bhatia, M.D., MPH

Marnix E. Heersink School of Medicine

Division of Hematology and Oncology


Areas of expertise:

  • Cancer
  • Cancer outcomes
  • Cancer survivorship 



Smita Bhatia, M.D., MPH, is an oncologist and director of UAB’s Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship. Her research and clinical care focuses on cancer outcomes, with a special emphasis on the long-term health and wellbeing of cancer survivors across all cancer diagnoses with the overarching goal to reduce the burden of morbidity among cancer survivors.



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