Jack E. Saux, III

M.D.

Dr. Jack Saux is a medical oncologist in Covington, Louisiana. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and has been in practice for more than 20 years, concentrating in hematology and oncology in St. Tammany Parish since 1998.

Northshore Oncology Associates

St. Tammany Cancer Center

Medical School: Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans

Internship: Louisiana State University Medical Center, Baton Rouge

Residency: Louisiana State University Medical Center, Baton Rouge

Fellowship: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans

Board Certification: Medical Oncology

James E. Carinder

D.O., F.A.C.P

Dr. James Carinder graduated from the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1994. He specializes in hematology and oncology.

Northshore Oncology Associates

St. Tammany Cancer Center

Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Medical School: Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Board Certification: Medical Oncology, Hematology

Dr. Faizan Malik

MD

UNDERGRADUATE EXPERIENCE


Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery 11/2004 – 06/2010:  King Edward Medical University  

Pakistan 

Pre-Medicine Degree 06/2002 – 07/2004 : National Science College 

Gujranwala 

MEDICAL EDUCATION 


Fellowship – Hematology Oncology 07/2017 – 06/2020:  University of Maryland Medical Center 

Baltimore, MD  |  Program Director: Dr. Ashkan Emadi, MD  

Teaching Hospitalist 07/2016 – 06/2017:  Abington General Health 

Philadelphia, PA  |  Program Director: Dr. William Ford 

Resident Physician 06/2013 – 06/2016:  Abington Jefferson Health  

Philadelphia, PA  |  Program Directors: Dr. David Gary Smith, MD and Dr. Margot Boigon, MD  

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 


North Shore Oncology Associates 08/2020 – Present: Medical Oncologist  

1203 S. Tyler Street, Suite 230 | Covington, LA 70433 

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 03/2016: Clinical Rotation, PGY-3 

Philadelphia, PA | Fellowship Director: Dr. Joanne E. Filicko, MD  

Fox Chase Center 01/2016 and 04/2015: Clinical Rotation, PGY-2-3 

Philadelphia, PA  | Director: Dr. Stephen Cohen, MD 

Abington Hematology-Oncology 04/2014 – 05/2015: Resident Physician 

Philadelphia, PA | Director: Dr. Peter Pickens, MD 

Mayo Hospital 03/2013 – 06/2013: House Staff 

Lahore, Pakistan  | Director: Dr. Athar Pervez 

Sajid Abaidullah Clinic 09/2010 – 04/2011: House Officer 

Lahore, Pakistan | Director: Dr. Sajid Abaidullah 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE 


Abington Jefferson Health 08/2016 – 01/2017: Philadelphia, PA | Director: Steven Cohen, MD 

- “Outcome of Gastrointestinal cancer patients after ICU admission: the Abington Memorial  Hospital (AMH) experience” and submitted to ASCO 2017 for poster and publication.  - “Bevacizumab induced bleeding in colorectal and non-colorectal cancer patients in a  community oncology setting: an Abington Memorial Hospital experience.”

Abington Jefferson Health 01/2015 – 04/2016:  Resident Physician Position  

Philadelphia, PA | Director: Dr. C.J. Fidler and Dr. Mary Naglak, Ph. 

- Project was a retrospective observational study which looked at patients being treated with  Palbociclib in the real world (community) setting.  

Abington Jefferson Health 10/2015 – 09/2016: Clinical Rotation, PGY-3 

Philadelphia, PA | Director: Dr. Mark Sundermeyer  

- Focus was the role of PD-1 inhibitors in NSCLC, recently approved last year for both  squamous and non-squamous NSCLC, PD-1 inhibitors have provided.  

University of Cincinnati 05/2011 – 08/2012: Cincinnati, OH  | Post-doctoral Fellow, Arnold Schwartz, Ph.D.  

- Worked with a post-doctoral fellow on defining the role of micro-RNAs.  

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE 


Lahore, Pakistan 2010 – 2013:  Attended bomb blast victims continually. Did needle thoracotomies for tension pneumothorax patients, arranged blood through blood bank society, applied bandages and stitches.  

Flood Relief Camp 08/2010: Pakistan  

Emory University 03/2010 – 04/2010: Atlanta, GA 

Heart Failure | Director: Dr. Javed Butler, MD 

Grady Hospital at Emory University 09/2009: Surgery Elective Rotation 

Atlanta, GA | Director: Dr. David Feliciano  

Earthquake Relief Committee 10/2005:  Lahore, Pakistan | Professor Syed Muhammed Awais

Blood Donor Society 2004 – 2010:  King Edward Medical University | Pakistan  

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSURES 


ACLS Certified Exp. 11/17/2020  BLS Certified Exp. 11/17/2020  Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners License #323550  

Pennsylvania State Board of Medical Examiners Expires 12/2020

AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS


Outstanding Student Educator Award during Residency  

Eleanor Dixon Award for Research at Abington Jefferson Health 

Resident of the Month Award during Residency  

Gold Medalist, CNS Academy – Gujranwala, Pakistan 

Gold Medalist, Pre-Medical Board Examination – Gujranwala City, Pakistan University Cricket Team Captain  

University Badminton Champion 

One of the Six Leading Members of King Edward USMLE Forum on Facebook 

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS


American College of Physicians  

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council 

Student Blood Bank, Mayo Hospital, Lahore 

American Society of Clinical Oncology  

American Society of Hematology 

Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine  

Peer Reviewed Online Publication  

1) Ali; N., Malik; F., Analysis of Efficacy and Tolerability of Bruton Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor  Ibrutinib in Various B-cell Malignancies in General Community: a Single-Center Experience,  Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA, United States, Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and  Leukemia. 2016;16:S52–S53 

2) Malik F, Ali N, Ahsan I, Ghani AR, Fidler C. Eculizumab refractory thrombotic  thrombocytopenic purpura secondary to post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis in a patient. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect.  2016 Dec 15;6(6):32310 

3) Ali, N., Malik, F., Jafri, S.I.M. (2016, April 25). Guillain–Barré syndrome occurring  synchronously with systemic lupus erythematosus as initial manifestation treated successfully  with low-dose cyclophosphamide. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. 2016 Apr  25;6(2):30689. 

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles/Abstracts 

1) Malik, F., Denlinger, C. (2016). A Story of a Hero and Two Villains, “Kill Two Birds with  One Stone!” A case of synchronous esophageal squamous cancer and lung  adenocarcinoma that I took care of at Fox chase cancer center. Chest.  2016;150(4_S):747A. 

2) Lashari,B., Malik; F, Pseudoaneurym: A Rare Cause of Hemoptysis, Chest. 2016;150(4_S):809A. 

3) Malik, F., Bashir, B., Gandhi, A. (2016). "Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease  presenting as Cor-pulmonale" This was a patient I received patient safety award for  making the diagnosis overnight by getting a stat bedside echo cardiogram. Chest.  2016;150(4_S):1203A. 

4) Ghani, A., Malik, F. Aortic Dissection Presenting with Atypical Chest Pain. International  Journal of Clinical & Medical Imaging. 2015, Dec; Volume 2(Issue 12): ISSN: 2376-0249.  Cited in PubMed; PMID: ISSN: 2376-0249. 

5) Azad, R., Malik, F. (2016). "Journey from Ecstasy to Ecmo" Chest. 2016;150(4_S):107A. 

6) Malik, F. (2016). "Catastrophic Influenza Infection in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus-a  management challenge" American Journal of respiratory critical care medicine 193;  2016:A1882 

7) Malik F, Ali N, Denlinger Crystal, “Multiple primary cancers in single individuals:  diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas" PubMed status: submitted 

8) Jafri S.I.M, Ali, N, Malik F, & Shahin M. The tell-tale heart: A case of recurrent vulvar  carcinoma with cardiac metastasis and review of literature. British Medical Journal Case  Reports. 2016, Jul; Pub Status: Provisionally Accepted. 

9) Malik F, Ali, N, Fidler C. A girl who was allergic to life “Continuous diphenhydramine  infusion and imatinib for c-KIT negative Mast Cell Activation Syndrome. Submitted to  American Journal of Case Reports

10) Malik F, Ali N, Fidler C. Casual or causal? "Two unique cases of Hodgkin’s lymphoma"  and literature review. Submitted to Rare Tumors Journal 

Poster Presentations 

1) Malik F, Ali N, Boigon M, Fidler C. Real World Experience of Palbociclib in Hormone  Receptor Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer. ASCO 2017. 

2) Malik F, Ali N, Cohen S. Outcome of gastrointestinal cancer patients after ICU  admission: the Abington Memorial Hospital (AMH) experience.” ASCO 2017. 

3) Ali N, Malik F, Cohen S. Bevacizumab induced bleeding in colorectal and non colorectal cancer patients in a community oncology setting: an Abington Memorial  Hospital experience. ASCO 2017. 

4) Jafri S.I.M., Malik F, & Sundermeyer M. (August, 2016). Immunotherapy in Non-Small  Cell Lung Cancer and The Abscopal Effect Poster presented at: International  Conference on Advances in Hematology and Oncology; Coeur d'Alene, ID, USA.  ASCO 2017. 

5) Ahsan, I, Malik F. (2016). Proteinuria in Elderly: A Sign of Something Sinister Poster  presented at: Society of General Internal Medicine; Hollywood, FL.; Philadelphia, PA. 

6) Azad, R, Malik, F. "Catch me if you can; A complicated case of Combined  hepatocellular and cholangiocarcinoma (cHCC-CC)" Poster presented at: American  College of Physicians Hawaii Chapter; Honolulu, HI. 

7) Ghani A, Jafri S.I.M, Malik F. (2015). (2015). Plasmapheresis resistant Hemolytic  Uremic Syndrome: A challenge in management. Poster presented at: American College  of Physicians Southeastern Chapter; Philadelphia, PA. 

8) Jafri S.I.M, Malik F & Seidman M. (2016). (2016). Post-Partum Period and Idiopathic  Thrombocytopenic Purpura – a new association?? Poster presented at: American  College of Physicians National Meeting; Washington, DC. 

9) Malik, F. (2015). "Exsanguination protocol for blood transfusion in non-trauma case".  Poster presented at: American Medical Association; Atlanta, GA. 

10) Malik F. (2016). Central nervous system vasculitis- a rare disabling presentation of  microscopic polyangitis, Poster presented at: Mayo Clinic Rheumatology Review for  Primary Care; Amelia Island, FL.

11) Malik F. (2016). Harvoni is the new drug of choice for hepatitis C related mixed  cryoglobulinemic vasculitis Poste r presented at: Mayo Clinic Rheumatology Review  for Primary Care; Amelia Island, FL. 

12) Malik F, Azad R. (2016). (2016). Para-neoplastic dysphagia as the first presentation of  diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, Poster presented at: American College of Physicians  Hawaii Chapter; Honolulu, HI. 

13) Malik, F, Jafri S.I.J. (2016). "Thrombocytopenia; the culprit lies in the stomach". A  refractory ITP case which finally got better with H-pylori treatment. Poster presented at:  American College of Physicians National Meeting; District of Columbia, DC. 

14) Malik, F, Lashari B. (2016). "A girl who was allergic to life; Continuous Benadryl  Infusion for prevention of Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS)". Poster presented  at: American College of Physicians National Meeting; Washington, DC. 

15) Nandiraju D, Malik F. (2016). "Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis-rare initial presentation of  thyrotoxicosis" Poster presented at: 86th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid  Association; Denver, CO. 

16) Ahsan I, Malik F. Palbociclib related pneumotoxicity; a rare side effect. Chest 2017. 

Oral Presentations 

1) Malik F. (2016). Palbociclib is the first line therapy for hormone receptor positive,  HER-2 receptor negative metastatic breast cancer Oral Presentation presented at:  Abington Jefferson Health, Internal Medicine Research Symposium; Abington, PA. 

2) Malik F. (2015). Resistant thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura post-endoscopic  retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis, Oral Presentation presented at:  American Medical Association; Atlanta, GA. 

Nacole Diaz

MSN, APRN, FNP-C, AOCNP

Nacole Diaz is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Oncology certified Nurse Practitioner at Northshore Oncology Associates in Covington, Louisiana. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2015. Nacole is a United States Army Reserves veteran and worked as an acute Registered Nurse for 5 years prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner.

Master of Science in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana

Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans , Louisiana

Associate of Science from Charity School of Nursing in New Orleans, Louisiana

Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Oncology Nursing Society

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Sydney Fussell

PA-C

Sydney Fussell is a board certified Physician Assistant at Northshore Oncology Associates in Covington, Louisiana.  She received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Bethel University in Paris, Tennessee in 2015.  She began her career as a Physician Assistant with Northshore Oncology Associates in 2015.

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Bethel University in Paris, Tennessee

Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Minor in Psychology from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge Louisiana

Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology

American Academy of Physician Assistants

National Committee on Certification of Physician Assistants

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Kellee Swider

PA-C

Kellee Swider is a board certified Physician Assistant at Northshore Oncology Associates in Covington, Louisiana. She received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Anne Arundel Community College and St. Francis University in 2014. She worked as a board certified Radiation Therapist for 10 years prior to becoming a Physician Assistant.

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Anne Arundel Community College and St. Francis University

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences for Radiologic Technology from University of Holy Cross in New Orleans, Louisiana

Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology from Delgado Community College in New Orleans, Louisiana

Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology

Louisiana Academy of Physician Assistants

National Committee on Certification of Physician Assistants

American Society of Clinical Oncology

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