Philosophy of Care
Cancer is an overwhelming diagnosis. My goal as a hematologist/oncologist is to focus on each patient as an individual to provide the personal care, comfort, convenience, confidence, and peace of mind he or she deserves.
Academic Honors & Professional Achievements
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Nellie House Craven Scholarship
Mabel May Wagner Memorial Scholarship
John R. Webster Memorial Scholarship
Arch S. McMillan, MD Scholarship
K. Lassi, J. F. Deeken, J. J. Hwang, A. K. Esnakula, B. Davidson, K. Newkirk, EBischoff, K. W. Harter. Hypofractionated stereotactic radiosurgery with concurrent chemotherapy in recurrent squamous head and neck cancer. ASCO. Clin Oncol 26: 2008 (May 20 suppl; abstr 17041).
K. Lassi, N.A. Dawson. Emerging therapies in prostate cancer. Current Opinions in Oncology. 2009
K. Lassi. N.A. Dawson. New therapies in prostate cancer. Current Opinions in Oncology. 2009
K.Lassi, N.A. Dawson. Drug development for metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer: current status and future perspectives. Future Oncology. 2011
In my free time, I enjoy traveling, cooking, biking, and spending time with my precious dog Tucker.
Medical Degree, University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Residency in Internal Medicine, Creighton University Hospital, Omaha, NE
Fellowship in Oncology/Hematology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C.
- Medical Oncology
- Internal Medicine
- American Society of Clinical Oncology
- American Society of Hematology