Umair Majeed, M.B.B.S., M.D.

  1. Hematologist
  2. Oncologist

Dr. Umair Majeed is an Oncologist in the Department of Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic hospital in Jacksonville, Florida. He specializes in gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies. His specialty interests include cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer), gallbladder and hepatocellular carcinomas.

Dr. Majeed graduated Summa Cum Laude from Lahore Medical and Dental College in Pakistan. He completed his internship and residency from Advent Health Orlando where he also served as chief resident. He served as the Assistant Program Director for Internal Medicine Residency at the same program. Subsequently, Dr. Majeed completed his fellowship training in Hematology and Oncology from Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education in Jacksonville where he joined as staff and was promoted to the rank of Assistant Professor.

Dr. Majeed is committed in advancing the field of hepatobiliary cancers through the development of clinical trials for his patients. He has co-authored papers in peer reviewed journals and presented in national meetings on the subject. He is also passionate about education of medical students, residents and fellows.

  • Development of novel treatment strategies for cholangiocarcinoma and liver cancer
  • Utilizing radio-immunotherapy for treatment of cholangiocarcinoma and liver cancer
  • Utilizing targeted agents for treatment of GI Malignancies
  1. 2022
    FellowHematology/Oncology, Programs in Florida, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2016
    Chief Medical ResidentAdvent Health Orlando
  3. 2016
    Residency - Internal MedicineAdvent Health Orlando
  4. 2011
    MBBSLahore Medical and Dental College

Certifications

  1. 2016
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Merit Award for poster titled “Cell-free DNA dominant clone allele frequency associates with poor outcomes in advanced biliary cancers treated with platinum-based chemotherapy”Conquer Cancer Foundation, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  2. 2021
    Scholarship for ECATS (Essentials of Clinical Translation Science) courseMayo Fellows Association
  3. 2020
    2nd prize for poster titled "Factors affecting time to treatment in hepatocellular carcinoma"Futures of Health Care Conference, Duval County Medical Society
  4. 2015
    Chief Resident AwardAnnual Conference, Advent Health Orlando, American College of Physicians
  5. 2005
    Graduated Summa Cum Laude with 8 gold medals, 4 silver medals, and 6 distinctionsLahore Medical and Dental College

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    Program Evaluation Committee
  2. 2019 - present
    American Society of Clinical Oncology
  3. 2019 - present
    American Society of Hematology
  4. 2019 - present
    Florida American Society of Clinical Oncology
  5. 2016 - 2019
    Advent Health Orlando; GME Research Sub-Committee
  6. 2016 - 2019
    Advent Health Orlando; Internal Medicine Residency; Core Competency Committee

Publications