Dr. Manish Patel

Dr. Manish Patel of Florida Cancer Specialists

Dr. Manish Patel of Florida Cancer Specialists will join us on September 12 to discuss the importance of clinical trials & the impact of COVID-19 on cancer research.

Dr. Patel is the Director of Drug Development for Florida Cancer Specialists and Sarah Cannon Research Institute, one of the world’s leading clinical trial organizations. He leads the team at Florida Cancer Specialist’s Drug Development Unit in Sarasota, which is dedicated exclusively to Phase 1 Clinical Trials, and is a Principal Investigator on numerous clinical trials each year.


Undergraduate School

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Medical School

University of Miami, Miami, FL


Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN


H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL – University of South Florida

Board Certified

Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Internal Medicine