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Jayanthi Srinivasiah

Jayanthi Srinivasiah (Dr. Jay), MD

Board Secretary/Treasurer

Medical Oncologist

Georgia Cancer Specialists

Jayanthi Srinivasiah (Dr. Jay), MD

Jayanthi Srinivasiah

Board Secretary/Treasurer

Medical Oncologist

Georgia Cancer Specialists

Dr. Jay is a Medical Oncologist who practices at Georgia Cancer Specialists in both Decatur and Johns Creek, GA. She chairs the Cancer Committee at DeKalb Medical, which includes the chairing of the Clinical Trials and Genetics Committees. She is very active in recruiting patients for participation in clinical trials, and emphasizes care of the whole patient throughout cancer treatment.

Dr. Jay received her Doctor of Medicine from the Bangalore Medical College in Bangalore, India. She completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Iowa, a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Chicago, and a fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Emory University. She was previously board-certified in Internal Medicine, and is currently board-certified in Hematology and Medical Oncology. Dr. Jay’s professional affiliations include the Medical Association of Georgia, the DeKalb County Medical Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology.

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Racism is a malignancy: Ibram X. Kendi reflects on his cancer experience

After receiving a stage 4 colon cancer diagnosis, author Ibram X. Kendi sought consultation at two hospitals located a mile apart. The first hospital served white and wealthy people. The second treated Blacks and the working class.


Lung Cancer Screening During the COVID-19 Pandemic

GASCO encourages all our members and members of the survivorship community to view the new video produced by the Medical Association of Georgia as the November offering of their "Top Docs" program.


 Screening & Genetics

Georgia Tech’s Durham picked to lead cancer organization

Lynn Durham has been named the new president and CEO of Georgia CORE. Durham, currently Georgia Tech vice president for institute relations, will replace Nancy Paris, who has led Georgia CORE since its inception and is retiring.



Georgia CORE and partners win five-year grant for colorectal cancer prevention

The CDC-funded program will bring colorectal screening, navigation and colonoscopies to 15,000 people in southeast and southwest Georgia.


Nancy Paris elevates cancer treatment and research in Georgia

Nancy Paris has served as president and CEO of Georgia CORE since its creation in 2005. At the end of the year, she will be retiring after spending her entire career in healthcare, during which she focused on addressing community health issues including homelessness, HIV/AIDS and rural health.


Georgia CORE


Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.