Jocelyn Tan, MD, Oncology, Pittsburgh, PA, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System


Oncology Pittsburgh, PA

Hematologic Oncology

Associate Clinical Professor

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Education & Training

  • University of Nebraska Medical Center
    University of Nebraska Medical CenterFellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1994 - 1995
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of MedicineFellowship, Medical Oncology, 1992 - 1994
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Nassau University Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1992
  • University of the East College of MedicineClass of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2004 - 2007
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 2004 - 2009
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2002 - 2016
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1999 - 2022
  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 1993 - 1994
  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 1993 - 2000
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Medical Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Chief of Staff Clinical Excellence Award Veteran Affairs, 2015
  • Most Outstanding Alumni Award UERMMMC Medical School, 2013

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Ketogenic diets -Emerging evidence  
    Tan Shalaby J, Federal Practitioner, 2/2017


  • Modified Ketogenic diet in lymphoma
    Tan-Shalaby J, Thomas RA, Carrick J, Liman A, Passero V, Patel A, Shields J, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 6/1/2018


  • Modified ketogenic diet in solid tumors: A Veteran Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System case series. 
    ASCO Annual Meeting 2019 - Chicago, IL - 5/31/2019

Press Mentions

  • Starve Cancer to Death with the Ketogenic Diet
    Starve Cancer to Death with the Ketogenic DietNovember 15, 2017 11:00

Hospital Affiliations