01. Doctor Overview

Doctor Overview

Dr. Jyoti Malhotra is a medical oncologist at the City of Hope Medical Center – Duarte Main Campus. Before joining the City of Hope team, Dr. Malhotra was a medical oncologist at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. She has also been a part of other renowned hospital teams around the country. Previously, she completed a fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a residency in Internal Medicine at Georgetown University Hospital.

Dr. Malhotra is now the director of thoracic medical oncology at the Lennar Foundation Cancer Center at City of Hope Orange County. Her expertise is in experimental therapeutics. She focuses on bringing precision medicine together with immunotherapy to fight cancer effectively. She is the author of more than 100 publications and leads multiple investigator-initiated trials.

02. Fast Facts

Doctor Fast Facts

Main Specialty: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine

Other Interests & Specialties: Lung cancer, mesothelioma and esophageal cancer.

Certifications, Awards & Accolades: American Board of Internal Medicine Certifications for Medical Oncology, Hematology and Internal Medicine

Education & Experience:

  • Medical Degree from the Maulana Azad Medical College
  • Internship at Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Residency at Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Fellowships at Mount Sinai Medical Center and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
03. Publications


Sodium channel Scn1b null mice exhibit prolonged QT and RR intervalsJournal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. November 2007;43(5):636-647. doi: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2007.07.062

The L1-Type Cell Adhesion Molecule Neuroglian Influences the Stability of Neural Ankyrin in the Drosophila Embryo But Not Its Axonal LocalizationJournal of Neuroscience. June 2000;20(12):4515-4523. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.20-12-04515.2000

Cis-activation of L1-mediated Ankyrin Recruitment by TAG-1 Homophilic Cell AdhesionJournal of Biological Chemistry. September 1998.