Abirami Sivapiragasam, MD, 315 464-4353

Abirami Sivapiragasam, MD
Appointed 07/01/15
Women's Health Network
2282 Campus West Building (CWB)
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-4353

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Hematology and Oncology
  • Upstate Cancer Center: Medical Oncology, Melanoma Treatment

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Winthrop University Hospital, 2015, Hematology/Oncology
  • Residency: Winthrop University Hospital, 2012, Internal Medicine
  • MD: Tver State Medical Academy, Russian Federation, 2006

Clinical Trials

  • A011502 - A Randomized Phase III Double Blinded Placebo Controlled Trial of Aspirin as Adjuvant Therapy for HER 2 Negative Breast Cancer. The ABC Trial
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  • ALTernate approaches for clinical stage II or III Estrogen Receptor positive breast cancer NeoAdjuvant TrEatment (ALTERNATE) in postmenopausal women: A Phase III Study
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  • BMS-CA209-9TM: A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Phase 3 Study of Nivolumab or Nivolumab plus Cisplatin, in Combination with Radiotherapy in Participants with Cisplatin Ineligible and Cisplatin Eligible Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
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  • S1418 - A Randomized, Phase III Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Pembrolizumab as Adjuvant Therapy for Triple Receptor-Negative Breast Cancer with >/= 1 CM Residual Invasive Cancer or Positive Lymph Nodes after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
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Specialties & Certification

  • Internal Medicine

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Adult Lymphoma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Thyroid Cancer


  • Adults


  • Breast Cancer Evaluation and Treatment Plan


  • American Society of Clinical Oncology - ASCO
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Tamil
  • Russian

HealthLink on Air Radio Interview

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/sivapira
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/sivapira