Dr. Luis E. Raez, MD

Dr. Luis E. Raez, MD

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Hematology & Oncology | Male | 49 years old

Luis E. Raez, MD, FACP, FCCP; is the Chief of Hematology/Oncology & Medical Director of Memorial Cancer Institute (MCI), he is also the Oncology Research Director of Memorial Health Care System (MHS) and Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program. He is also Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Florida International University (FIU) and Visiting Professor of Medicine at Cayetano Heredia University in Peru. He is also an Affiliate Associate Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science for Florida Atlantic University (FAU). He was an Associate Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, and a Co-Director of Thoracic Oncology at Sylvester Cancer Center/University of Miami for 10 years (2001-2011). He has expertise in medical oncology in the areas of lung cancer, and head and neck cancer. He designs phase I-III clinical trials with new chemotherapeutic agents and combinations. Dr. Raez does translational research in the areas of cancer vaccines. He has been funded by NCI and the pharma industry. He has given oral presentations and lectures in national and international meetings in the US, Europe, Latin-America and Asia. He has more than 100 publications in national and international peer review journals. He has been the International Chair of the IASLC-Latin-American Meeting (LALCA) since 2014; Chairman for the "Miami Best of ASCO" since 2014, Chair and Founder of the "Miami Cancer Meeting (MCM)" since 2002, Co-Chairman at the "Puerto Rico Fall Cancer Symposia (FCS)" since 2010.He is American Board Certified in: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. He is board eligible in Hematology. He is a member and serves in several committees at: AACR, ESMO, ASCO, IASLC, ALLIANCE, NCCTG, ACCP, ACP, ACSG, SLACOM, FLASCO among other institutions.Read more

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To fight cancer and give the patients the best opportunity to survive or prolong their survival with access to worldwide lung cancer experts with access to the latest technology and clinical trials for new and innovating cancer drugs.Read more

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    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
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Luis E. Raez, MD, FACP, FCCP; is the Chief of Hematology/Oncology & Medical Director of Memorial Cancer Institute (MCI), he is also the Oncology Research Director of Memorial Health Care System (MHS) and Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program. He is also Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Florida International University (FIU) and Visiting Professor of Medicine at Cayetano Heredia University in Peru. He is also an Affiliate Associate Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science for Florida Atlantic University (FAU).

He was an Associate Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, and a Co-Director of Thoracic Oncology at Sylvester Cancer Center/University of Miami for 10 years (2001-2011).

He has expertise in medical oncology in the areas of lung cancer, and head and neck cancer. He designs phase I-III clinical trials with new chemotherapeutic agents and combinations. Dr. Raez does translational research in the areas of cancer vaccines. He has been funded by NCI and the pharma industry. He has given oral presentations and lectures in national and international meetings in the US, Europe, Latin-America and Asia. He has more than 100 publications in national and international peer review journals.

He has been the International Chair of the IASLC-Latin-American Meeting (LALCA) since 2014; Chairman for the "Miami Best of ASCO" since 2014, Chair and Founder of the "Miami Cancer Meeting (MCM)" since 2002, Co-Chairman at the "Puerto Rico Fall Cancer Symposia (FCS)" since 2010.He is American Board Certified in: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. He is board eligible in Hematology.

He is a member and serves in several committees at: AACR, ESMO, ASCO, IASLC, ALLIANCE, NCCTG, ACCP, ACP, ACSG, SLACOM, FLASCO among other institutions.

Dr. Raez's Care Philosophy

To fight cancer and give the patients the best opportunity to survive or prolong their survival with access to worldwide lung cancer experts with access to the latest technology and clinical trials for new and innovating cancer drugs.

Dr. Raez says...

Dr. Raez is a Hematologist/Oncologist and he has a lot of expertise in Lung Cancer and related conditions. He also has a strong interested in clinical research and he has been involved for more than 20 years in close to 100 clinical trials to find new cancer drugs.

Dr. Raez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Hematology & Oncology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

Education

  • Medical School
    Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia / Academic Program of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1993

  • Residency Hospital
    Jackson Mem Hosp/jackson Health

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Completed in 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Plasmapheresis