Dr. Sandeep Jain


Senior Consultant - Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Sector-5, Rohini, Delhi-110085


Pediatric ALL
Bone tumors
Bone marrow transplant


Fellowship in Paediatric Haematology Oncology, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi, India, 2009
DNB (Pediatrics) Mata Chanan Devi Hospital New Delhi, India, 2007
DCH (diploma in child health) Govt Medical College, Surat Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat , 2004
MBBS - Govt. Medical College Surat (Gujarat), Veer Narmad University, Surat (Gujarat) 2002


Jan 2010-Till date - Consultant Paediatric Haematology Oncology, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi
-St. Jude children research Hospital, Memphis, USA in Pediatric Oncology in 2012 as part of International Outreach Program
- Duke University Medical Center North Carolina, USA in Blood and Marrow Transplant division in 2014.


Pediatric Hematology and Oncology chapter of Indian academy of pediatrics (life member since September 2008)
Indian Academy of Pediatrics (life member since 2006)


Dr. Sandeep Jain is a leading Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist in India, with more than 10 years experience in this field. His primary area of interest is hematological & non hematological malignancies in children and adolescents including bone marrow transplant for various benign and malignant indications.
He has a goal to provide affordable and standard of care treatment to all children with blood and cancer disorders. In addition to patient care, he is involved in clinical research and trials/ studies for pediatric leukemia, lymphoma and solid tumors.
He is a teaching faculty for fellowship program of Pediatric Hematology Oncology accredited by National board of examination.


Started unrelated and haploidentical bone marrow transplant in Pediatric Oncology unit
Implementation of standard of care international protocols for all childhood cancers
Young Doctor Award, 2011(RGCON 2011)
Chairman appreciation award, September 2015 (Institute Foundation Day).
Bhethanabhotla S, Jain S, Kapoor G, Mahajan A, Chopra A, Vishnubhatla S, Bakhshi S. Outcome of Pediatric Advanced Hodgkin Lymphoma treated with ABVD and Predictors of Inferior Survival: A Multicenter Study of 186 patients Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 Jul;58(7):1617-1623.
Best Paper award RGCON 2009, 8th International Conference.Jain S, Kapoor G, Virmani A, Bajpai R. No impact of disease and its treatment on bone mineral density in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 64: n/a, e26271. doi:10.1002/pbc.26271
Koneru S, Jain S, Kapoor G. in A rare case of Acute Megakaryoblastic leukemia with orbital chloroma a non-Down syndrome child [Accepted for publication in Asian journal of oncology journal]
Jain S, Kapoor G, Bajpai R. ABVD-Based Therapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma in Children and Adolescents: Lessons Learnt in a Tertiary Care Oncology Center in a Developing Country. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2016 Jun;63(6):1024-30.
Gupta A Kapoor G Jain S, Bajpai R. Absolute Lymphocyte Count Recovery Independently Predicts Outcome in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Experience from a Tertiary Care Cancer Centre of a Developing Country. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2015 Apr;37(3):e143-9
Kapoor G, Sachdeva N, Jain S. Epidemiology of bacterial isolates among pediatric cancer patients from a tertiary care oncology centre in North India. Indian J Cancer. 2014 Oct-Dec;51(4):420-4.
Malhotra P, Jain S, Kapoor G. Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis with Occlusion of Internal Carotid Artery in a Child with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Pediatr Neurol. 2015 Dec;53(6):541-2.
Jain S, Kapoor G .Chemotherapy in Osteosarcoma: Current Strategies. March 2016 2(1):27-32.
Jain S, Kapoor G, Invasive Aspergillosis in Children With Acute Leukemia at a Resource-limited Oncology Center. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2014 Mar 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Gupta A, Jain S, Kapoor G. Successful outcome of mucormycosis in two children on induction therapy for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol. 2013 Oct;34(4):313-6.
Tiwari A, Jain S, Mehta S et al. Limb salvage surgery for osteosarcoma- early results in indian patients. Indian J Orthop 2014;48:266-72.
Jain S, Kapoor G. How to treat relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia: transplant vs. conventional chemotherapy. Indian J Pediatr. 2013 Oct;80(10):846-52.
Das K, Jain S, Chichra A, Gupta H, Kapoor G. Non-hematological tumors of head and neck region in the pediatric age group in a tertiary care cancer center Pediatric Surgery International 2011, Volume 27, Issue 9, pp 919-923
Jain, S., Jain, S., Kapoor, G. (2014). Imatinib-associated massive upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage and hepatic encephalopathy in a child with Philadelphia positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A case report and review of the literature. South Asian Journal of Cancer, 3(4), 234-235.
Verma P, Jain, S., Kapoor, G. Complete response with crizotinib in two children with chemotherapy resistant neuroblastoma (Accepted for publication in South Asian Journal of Cancer)
Tiwari, A., Gupta, H., Jain, S. and Kapoor, G. Outcome of multimodality treatment of Ewing's sarcoma of the extremities. Indian Journal of Orthopaedics. 2010; 44, 378-383.
Jain, S. and Kapoor, G. Chemotherapy in Ewing's sarcoma. Indian Journal of Orthopaedics. 2010; 44, 369-377.
Yadav, S. P., Kharya, G., Mohan, N., Sehgal, A., Bhat, S., Jain, S., Kapoor, G. and Sachdeva, A. Langerhans cell histiocytosis with digestive tract involvement. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 2010; 55, 748-753.
Jain S, Kapoor G, Severe life threatening neurotoxicity in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia receiving posaconazole and vincristine. .Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010;54(5):783.
Jain S, Naithani R, Kapoor G, Nath Triloki, L-asparaginase induced severe hypertriglyceridemia in acute lymphoblastic leukemia with 11q23 abnormality Leuk Res. Volume 33, Issue 11:194.
Saha Rajat, Jain S, Naithani R, Kapoor G, Chemotherapy- induced palmoplantar erythrodysesthesia in a child with Burkitt lymphoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Oct; 53(4):682.
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