Shambavi Richard, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology
- Cancer (Oncology)
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Queens
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
Shambavi Richard, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Medical Oncology) with the Center of Excellence for Multiple Myeloma. She sees multiple myeloma patients at the Ruttenberg Treatment Center at The Mount Sinai Hospital and also at The Blavatnik Family - Chelsea Medical Center. Dr. Richard applies a multi-disciplinary approach for each of her patients alongside her collaborative team members.
In practice for more than 15 years, Dr. Richard has extensive experience in transplantation for multiple myeloma. She is a principal investigator and is involved in several phase 1, phase 2, and first in human clinical trials in multiple myeloma with a focus on several novel therapies, including antibody, immunotherapy, and targeted therapy treatment approaches.
The Multiple Myeloma Program has played a pivotal role in the approval of several recent drugs that are now FDA approved for the treatment of multiple myeloma. Additionally, Dr. Richard leads a precursor clinic for multiple myeloma where she sees patients who have monoclonal gammopathies of uncertain significance (MGUS) and smoldering myeloma with a goal to prevent evolution to myeloma.
MBBS, Stanley Medical College
Residency, Internal Medicine
Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Montefiore Medical Center
Mount Sinai Hospital
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Richard during 2020 and/or 2021. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose
- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Karyopharm Inc.
- MJH Life Sciences
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