Shikha Jain, MD, FACP

Physician Director of Media Relations Assistant Professor

Rush University Medical Center
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Shikha Jain, MD, FACP

Physician Director of Media Relations Assistant Professor

Rush University Medical Center

Biography

Shikha Jain, MD, is a board-certified medical oncologist who currently serves as Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Cell Therapy and Attending Physician at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. She is Physician Director of Media Relations at Rush University Cancer Center and Founder and Co-Chair of the 2018 Women in Medicine Symposium at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She is also Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the “Women in Medicine Summit: An Evolution in Empowerment” in Chicago. Dr Jain is a member of the Women’s Leadership Council at Rush University, is Founder and host of the podcast “The Rush Cast,” and serves on the leadership team of SoMeDocs (Doctors on Social Media). She is the recipient of the 2019 Best of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Connection Blogs Award awarded by ASCO Connection. Dr Jain is an active member of ASCO, the American Society of Hematology, and the American College of Physicians. She has authored or coauthored at least 60 peer-reviewed journal articles. Dr Jain’s clinical research focuses on gastrointestinal malignancies.