Lijun Dai, MD, PhD

Lijun Dai, MD, PhD is a medical oncologist and hematologist at UPMC CancerCenter
  • Specialty:

    Internal Medicine
  • Secondary Specialty:

    Medical Oncology Hematology
  • Board Certifications:

    Hematology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
  • Education:

    MD, Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, China
  • Residency:

    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX
  • Fellowships:

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Affiliations:

    UPMC McKeesport
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Lijun Dai, MD, PhD, is a medical oncologist/hematologist at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. She has a clinical interest in the management of hematological disorders and the treatment of all cancers including breast cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, and lung cancer.

Dr. Dai is board-certified in internal medicine and hematology and medical oncology. She received a medical degree from Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences (SUMS), Guangzhou, China and completed residencies in internal medicine at the First Affiliated Hospital of SUMS, Guangzhou, China and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Amarillo, Texas. Dr. Dai completed a fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute.

Dr. Dai is a member of professional organizations, including American Society of Hematology (ASH), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), and American College of Physicians (ACP).