Education & Training

Medical School

University of Arizona College of Medicine


Internal Medicine

  • West Virginia University School of Medicine


Internal Medicine

  • West Virginia University School of Medicine


Hematology & Oncology

  • West Virginia University School of Medicine


American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine/Medical Oncology

Commercial Relationships and Collaborations

This faculty member or a member of his or her immediate family has a working relationship, such as providing consulting, research, or educational services, with the companies listed below. These relationships have been reported to the University of Missouri and, if appropriate, plans have been established to address potential conflicts. The following relationships were reported as of July 2020.


Takeda Pharmaceuticals Inc


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In the News

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Academic Information

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Research Interests

  • Hematologic malignancies

Areas of Expertise

  • AIDS associated lymphoma
  • AIDS associated malignancies
  • Central nervous system
  • Head and neck
  • Leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative syndrome


  • Sachs B, Shahab N, Kaplan P, Haider S, Doll D. Lymphomatoid papulosis. J Clin Oncol  23: 3843-3844, 2005
  • Floyd J, Kaplan P, Sauter E, Perry M, DollD. Littoral cell angioma of the spleen. J Clin Oncol 23: 4460-4462, 2005
  • Floyd J, Nguyen N, Lobins R, Bashir Q, Doll D, Perry M. Cardiotoxicity of cancer therapy. J Clin Oncol 23: 7685-7696, 2005.
  • Cossor F, Al-Khater A, Doll D. Laryngeal obstruction and hoarseness associated with Rosai-Dorfman disease. J Clin Oncol 24: 1953-1954, 2006.
  • Doll D, Mirza I, Shahab N. Extrapulmonary small cell cancer(Guest editors). Seminars Oncol :2007(feb).
  • Shahab N, Haider S, Doll DC. Vascular toxicity of antineoplastic agents. Semin Oncol 33:121-138,2006.
  • Bobba R, Doll DC. Platetet satellitism as a cause of spurious thrombocytopenia. Blood 119: 4100, 2012.
  • Bobba R, Doll DC, Perry MC. Skin metastases and lung cancer. Am J Med Science 2012.Esmadi E, Khokhar M, Doll DC. Hemophagocytic syndrome in association with systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis. J Med Cases 2012; 3: 219-222.
  • Bobba R, Doll DC. Promyelocytic blast crisis of chronic myelogenous leukemia. Blood 2013; 120: 3873.
  • Kern J, Duff D, Odem,J, Jones J, Doll D, Wang M. A novel 20 q chromosomal deletion in a case of aggressive nodal marginal zone lymphoma. Case Rep Path 2013; 1-5.
  • Xiang D, Zhang B, Doll D, et al: Lung cancer screening: from imaging to biomarker. Biomarker Research 2013; 4:1-9
  • Wallace AS, Arya M, Doll DC. Combined small cell lung cancer: an institutional experience. Thoracic Can 2014; 5: 57-62.
  • Raza S, Shortridge JP, Kodali MK, Nistala P, Kale G, Doll DC. Severe hemolytic anemia with erythrophagocytosis following the bite of a brown recluse spider. Br J Haematol 2014; Oct. 167(1) 1.
  • Raza S, Doll D. Spontaneous splenic rupture in mantle cell lymphoma with leukemic variant. Blood 2014; 124: 316.
  • Raza S, Firwana B, Doll DC. Bevacizumab alone or in combination with chemotherapy in glioblastoma? Lancet Oncol 2014; 11: e472-773.
  • Raza S, Kale G, Kim D, Akbar S, Holm L, Naidzionak U, Hossain A, Xiang D, Doll D, Freter C, Hopkins T. Thromboprophylaxis and incidence of venous thromboembolism in patients with hemophilia A or B who underwent  high-risk orthopedic surgeries.   Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2016;  22:161-165.
  • Firwana B, Sonblo,M, Raza S, Garipalli A, Doll D, Al-Kali A. Tyrosine kinase inhibitors as a first line treatment in patients with newly diagnosed CML; a mixed treatment comparison. Int J Cancer 2016; 138: 1545-53.
  • Hammer RD, Doll DC, Layfield L. Is it time for a new gold standard? FISH vs cytogenetics in AML diagnosis. Am J Clin Path 2016; 145: 430-432.
  • Palla A, Kennedy D, Doll DC. Autoimmune hemolytic anemia as a complication of nivolumab therapy. Case Reports In Oncology 2016