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Anup Kasi, MD, MPH

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Rank: Assistant Professor, Oncology

Clinical Interests

Gastrointestinal Cancers | Pancreatic Carcinoma | Colorectal Carcinoma | Gastric Carcinoma | Liver Carcinoma Anal Cancer | Neuroendocrine tumor | Esophageal Cancers

Research Interests

Investigator Initiated Clinical Trials | Developmental Therapeutics | Translational Research

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX (M.P.H.) | Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bengaluru, India (M.D.) 
Residency: University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS (Internal Medicine)
Sub Fellowship (GI Oncology): University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS (Medical Oncology)
Fellowship (Heme/Onc): University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS (Medical Oncology)


  • 2000 Mahesh Guruvalingappa Memorial Trust prize for securing highest aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology at Grade XII (St Joseph's Arts and Science College)
  • 2009 Topped the Immunology course in MPH, UT SPH, Houston, TX
  • 2010 Second prize in oral presentation: 'Brain Metastasis from Breast Cancer presenting as Isolated Central Diabetes Insipidus' at ACP plenary session, Kansas City, KS (October 2010)
  • 2013 Recipient of Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS) Fellow Grant to attend Coagulation Disorder Workshop, Chicago, IL
  • 2016 Recipient Jr. Faculty Competition Award for FOLFIRINOX versus Gemcitabine Nab-paclitaxel for advanced pancreatic cancer: KU Cancer Center experience. KUCC Research Symposium, KU Edwards Campus, Overland Park, KS
  • 2017 Recipient Jr. Faculty Competition Award for ALK alteration association with prognosis in metastatic colorectal cancer : A single institution retrospective cohort study. KUCC Research Symposium, KU Edwards Campus, Overland Park, KS
  • 2017 Recipient of AACR ASCO Workshop Methods in Clinical Cancer Research award, Vail, CO
  • 2018 Recipient January Faculty Travel Award, Faculty Assembly Research Committee, KUMC Research Institute, Kansas City, KS
  • 2018 Recipient of SWOG Young investigator award to attend SWOG YITC in Seattle, WA
  • 2018 Recipient of Frontiers-KUMC clinical pilot research award funding to study Circulating tumor cells as a potential biomarker in Colon and Appediceal cancers with peritoneal metastases
  • 2019 Recipient Jr. Faculty Competition Award for Novel prognostic biomarkers and their association with survival in pancreatic cancers-KUCC Research Symposium, KU Edwards Campus, Overland Park, KS


  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Southwest Oncology Group
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • Hoosier Cancer Research Network

News Articles

Anup Kasi Attends SWOG Young Investigators Training Course

Investigator Spotlight: Anup Kasi, MD, MPH

Kansas State University Launches Center of Excellence for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Video Links

Dr. Kasi discusses Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month on KCL (Kansas City Live) on NBC affiliate Channel 41

Last modified: Nov 07, 2019

Anup Kasi, MD


Anup Kasi, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Oncology

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