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Nadia Bambace, M.D., joins Miami Cancer Institute as a Hematologic Oncologist

September 29, 2022

MIAMI, FL – September 29, 2022 – Board-certified hematologic oncologist Nadia Bambace, M.D., joins Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health. She is an expert in acute leukemia treatment and specializes in the application of autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation for a vast array of hematologic malignancies. 

Dr. Bambace is passionate about empowering patients with the necessary information to share in the decision-making process as well as training the next generation of future physician leaders.

“On behalf of our Miami Cancer Institute team of experts, I’m pleased to welcome Dr. Bambace to our community,” said Leonard Kalman, M.D., executive deputy director and chief medical officer at Miami Cancer Institute. “She understands that with each patient, she is treating a unique individual with a complex diagnosis, not a disease. Her evidence-based and compassionate care will benefit our hematologic cancer patients.”

Before joining Miami Cancer Institute, Dr. Bambace was an attending hematologist at the Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont in Montreal, Quebec, since 2014 where she also held the title of associate professor of medicine and associate hematology fellowship program director at the Université de Montréal.

Dr. Bambace has served on numerous advisory committees and boards in Canada. She held leadership positions in drug and practice regulation at both the provincial and national levels and notably participated in the task force that established the accreditation criteria for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for the Royal College of Physicians of Canada.

She is a member of the American Heart Association, American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation.

After earning her medical degree from the Université de Montréal Medical School, Dr. Bambace completed her internal medicine residency and hematology-oncology fellowship at the University of Vermont. Dedicated to continual training, she completed her bone marrow transplantation fellowship at the Université de Montréal Medical School.

About Miami Cancer Institute

Miami Cancer Institute brings to South Florida access to personalized clinical treatments and comprehensive support services delivered with unparalleled compassion. No other cancer program in the region has the combination of cancer-fighting expertise and advanced technology—including the first proton therapy center in South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean, and one of the only radiation oncology program in the world with each of the newest radiation therapies in one place—to diagnose and deliver precise cancer treatments that achieve the best outcomes and improve the lives of cancer patients. The Institute offers an impressive roster of established community oncologists and renowned experts, clinical researchers and genomic scientists recruited from the nation’s top cancer centers. Selected as Florida’s only member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer (MSK) Alliance, Miami Cancer Institute is part of a meaningful clinical collaboration that affords patients in South Florida access to innovative treatments and ensures that the standards of care developed by their multidisciplinary disease management teams match those at MSK.

Miami Cancer Institute is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 11 hospitals, more than 23,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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