South Florida Hospital News
Sunday November 17, 2019

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November 2019 - Volume 16 - Issue 5



Miami Cancer Institute Names Yuliya Linhares, MD, Chief of Lymphoma Services

Medical oncologist and clinical researcher Yuliya Linhares, M.D., has been named Chief of the Lymphoma Service at Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida. Dr. Linhares specializes in the comprehensive treatment of lymphoma, including expertise in both autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation. She also has unique experience with chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation using bloodless techniques, important for patients whose religious beliefs do not allow the use of blood transfusions.

Dr. Linhares is triple board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. She earned her medical degree at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, NC, graduating with distinction. She completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in hematology-oncology at the University of California – Los Angeles. Prior to joining Miami Cancer Institute, Dr. Linhares treated patients in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
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