Dr. Kaushal joined UK Healthcare in 2020 as an Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology. She earned her medical degree magna cum laude from the Seven Year Integrated Combined Degree Program at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Kaushal was inducted into the medical honors society Alpha Omega Alpha while in Boston, a distinction for those graduating in the top of their medical school class.
Dr. Kaushal did a one-year research fellowship at the National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland and then completed her residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, where she also served as chief resident during her final year there.
Previously, Dr. Kaushal was an Associate Professor, Medical Director and Director of the Multi-disciplinary prostate Clinic at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, MD. At NIH/NCI, she provided radiation oncology expertise for all patients but was particularly focused on pediatric patients through a consortium with Children’s National Medical Center.
She also focused on treating prostate and bone marrow transplant patients. At NIH, she was awarded a director’s award for developing the prostate multi-disciplinary clinic. She served as a principal investigator on numerous clinical trials and also served as an associate investigator on multiple NIH intramural clinical trials. Dr. Kaushal was a faculty member and mentor for the combined National Cancer Institute and Walter Reed National Naval Medical Center resident trainees in Radiation Oncology. After leaving Bethesda, Dr. Kaushal practiced at the Veteran Affairs (VA) Hospital at Lake Nona/ University of Central Florida in Orlando where she took care of the nation’s military veterans.
Dr. Kaushal is board certified by the American Board of Radiology in radiation oncology.
Faculty RankAssociate Professor, Radiation Oncology
BA/MD Boston University School of Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Radiology
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