Anita D’Souza, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Oncology. She completed medical school at the Goa Medical College in India where she graduated at the top of her class and was awarded Best Medical Graduate. She received the Zimmerman Award for outstanding clinical judgment, leadership and integrity during her internal medicine residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan. Thereafter she did a fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. She is pursuing a Master’s degree in Clinical and Translational Science at the Clinical and Translational Science Institute, and is in the Clinical Research Scholar’s Program. She also serves as a scientific director in the Plasma Cell Disorders and Adult Solid Tumors Working Committee in the Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR). Her clinical practice and research are focused on the plasma cell disorders (multiple myeloma, AL amyloidosis, POEMS syndrome, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia) and the use of hematopoietic cell transplantation for the treatment of these diseases. Dr. D’Souza is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology.