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Ritika Vankina, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Academic Office Location:
Carole and Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8072
Phone: 800-579-7822

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M.B.B.S.J.J.M. Medical College/Rajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesHealth Sciences
M.P.H.University of MassachusettsPublic Health

Post-Graduate Training
FellowshipHarbor-UCLA Medical CenterHematology/Medical Oncology
ResidencyUMass Medical School-Baystate Medical CenterInternal Medicine

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Medicine Grand Rounds Geriatric Update Jeopardy - 1st PlaceUMass Medical School/Baystate Medical Center
Selected for Full Scholarship to Attend 2016 Southeast Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine Resident Award
Co-President of National Resident Section 2016American Geriatric Society
Recruitment Officer in Baystate Internal Medicine Residency Geriatric Track
Member of Research Track (2014-2016)


  • An evaluation of patient workflow in hematology clinics at a university hospital referred for the workup of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS).
    Swarup Kumar, Radhika B Kulkarni, Gonca Ozcan, Asha Tipirneni, Ritika Vankina, W. Jeffrey Baker 2021 ASCO Quality Care Symposium

Case Reports

  • Autoimmune hemolytic anemia as a harbinger of lymphoma
    Megan Emmich, Victoria Forbes, Ritika Vankina Northern New England Clinical Oncology Society
  • Normal karyotype FLT3 mutated Acute Myeloid Leukemia with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia; a rare diagnosis
    Lakshmi Kolandra, Megan Emmich, Pragna Kapadia, Ritika Vankina 2021 International Congress on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms