Shams Shakil, MD, PhD

Clinical interests

  • Bone Marrow Diseases
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome/MDS
  • Myeloproliferative Neoplasms/MPN

Shams Shakil, MD, PhD


My name is Shams Shakil; I received my medical degree from Chittagong Medical College, Chittagong, Bandladesh. I then completed fellowships in Hematology/Oncology and Research at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. and in Surgical Oncology at Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima City, Japan.

I am board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Medicine


Chittagong Medical College, Chittagong, Bandladesh

Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Hematology/Oncology, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Research, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Surgical Oncology, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima City, Japan

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine

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