Mount Sinai School of Medicine
United States of America
Director of Cancer Network Development, Brooklyn. Dr. Balan trained in Hematology and Oncology at New York University (class of 2002). Throughout his career he was medical director of hematology-oncology services in a variety of clinical settings-Veterans Administration, academic, and community-, having academic appointments with New York University, Dartmouth Medical School, and Mount Sinai/Icahn School of Medicine. At each of these institutions he has developed a long track record as clinician, educator, clinical researcher, and administrator. He developed multi-disciplinary clinics in gastro-intestinal malignancies, lung and breast cancers. For his distinguished career he was awarded the American Cancer Society's Lane Adams Quality of Life Award.