Sufi Thomas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Bachelors: Mumbai University, India
Masters: Mumbai University, India
PhD: Mumbai University, India
Post Doc: University of Pittsburgh, PA

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Sufi Thomas, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. In addition, she holds secondary appointments in the Departments of Cancer Biology, and Anatomy and Cell Bilology. She completed her PhD at the University of Mumbai in India and post-doctoral training at the University of Pittsburgh under the direction of Dr. Jennifer Grandis. Dr. Thomas specializes in head and neck cancer translational research. She has published extensively and developed several therapeutic approaches that have been tested in clinical trials. She is currently delineating the mechanism where by the tumor microenvironment and in particular tumor-associated fibroblasts facilitate head and neck cancer progression and response to therapy.

Last modified: Aug 09, 2017

Sufi Thomas


Sufi Thomas, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

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