Dr. Sharma Raesh

Dr. Sharma Raesh

Instructor of Medicine

Department of Medicine, University of Louisville
505 S Hancock St, Louisville, United States of America, 40202

plus Speciality

IMMUNOTHERAPY

Biography:

Dr. Sharma is currently a Faculty of Department of Medicine at University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He completed his Ph.D. in the area of infectious immunology at Banaras Hindu University in India. Dr. Sharma then moved to USA to pursue his postdoctoral studies in the area of cancer immunology/immunotherapy and therapeutic cancer vaccines at the Institute for Cellular Therapeutics, Department of Microbiology & Immunology at University of Louisville. Dr. Sharma serves as Editorial Board member and reviewer for various journals. His research interests are in the area of cancer immunology, ImmunoOncology, cancer immunotherapies, particularly development of combinatorial therapeutic approaches such as chemo-immunotherapy, and defining biomarkers for early detection of various cancer types. Dr. Sharma has widely published in Immunology journals and Cancer Research. Dr. Sharma is also involved in understanding the role of chemokine and its receptors in cancer-immune interplay to enhance the therapeutic efficacy of immunotherapies such as cancer vaccines.

Academic positions:

July 2010-present Faculty (Instructor) position James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Department of Medicine (Medical Oncology), University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA July 2008-June 2010 Postdoctoral Research Associate Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. July 2005- June 2008 Postdoctoral Research Fellow Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. Other Positions and Employment March 2002- Feb 2004 Junior Research Fellow, CSIR, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India March 2004- May 2005 Senior Research Fellow, CSIR, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Research interests:

Cancer Immunology/ Immunotherapy Therapeutic cancer vaccines Chemo-immunotherapy Immune modulation Chemokines and their receptors in cancer Cancer biomarkers Cancer metastasis

What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral and WebmedCentral plus:

I think it is a good idea. But I would like to be editorial board member of plus journal where we do the peer review first before pulication.