Professor Shaha is the Jatin P. Shah Chair in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology and is an Attending Surgeon on the Head and Neck Service at the world-famous Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He is also Professor of Surgery at Cornell University Medical College, New York.
He was Co-President of the American Head and Neck Society, 1998-1999, and was President of the New York Cancer Society, 1999-2000 and President of the New York Surgical Society, 2004-2005.
He is a member of many scientific organizations and serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Surgical Oncology, Head and Neck, Annals of Surgical Oncology, Brazilian Journal of Surgery, and Journal of Clinical Oncology.
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