Program Director

Giampaolo Talamo, MDGiampaolo Talamo, MD

Hometown: Reggio Calabria, Italy
Medical School: University of Perugia, Italy
Residency: Cabrini Medical Center, New York, N.Y.
Fellowship: Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, N.Y.
What drew me to Hematology-Oncology: Interest in the biology of cancer, while working in a laboratory of molecular biology during my medical training.
What do I like to do in my free time: Playing chess, playing guitar, reading Latin literature, and riding my Harley-Davidson.

Associate Program Director

Amandeep Kaur, MDAmandeep Kaur, MD

Hometown: Horseheads, N.Y.
Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine
Residency: Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship: Richmond University Medical Center in affiliation with SUNY Downstate​​​​​​​
What drew me to Hematology-Oncology: I honestly just loved the subject when I was in training. It’s a unique set of specialty which allows me to build a special bond with my patients which is the upmost rewarding feeling as a physician.   ​​​​​​​
What do I like to do in my free time: Hiking with my not so small puppies, I’m a foodie, playing board games.


Erin BunkerErin Bunker

Hometown: Jamestown, N.Y.
What do I like to do in my free time: I enjoy drawing, reading or shopping either instore or online.