Nalini Janakiraman MD

Nalini Janakiraman, MD

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4.9 / 5

Specialties: Hematology & Oncology, Medical Oncology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology


  • Stanley Medical College, 1969

Residencies & Internships

  • Henry Ford Hospital, Internal Medicine, MI, 1983
  • Stanley Medical College, Internal Medicine, 1974


  • Henry Ford Hospital, Oncology, MI, 1984
  • Henry Ford Hospital, Oncology, MI, 1981
  • Henry Ford Hospital, Hematology, MI, 1981
  • Wayne County General, Hematology, MI, 1980

About Me

Member of the Henry Ford Cancer Institute 


I specialize in Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma and Bone Marrow Transplant.


Titles: Director of Henry Ford Bone Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation program


Biographical Statement: 

Nalini Janakiraman, M.D., is founder and director of Henry Ford’s Bone Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation program. Since its inception more than a decade ago, the program has seen tremendous growth under Dr. Janakiraman’s leadership. She completed a fellowship in hematology at Wayne County General Hospital, as well as fellowships in hematology and oncology at Henry Ford Hospital. Her internal medicine residency also was at Henry Ford. Dr. Janakiraman is a graduate of Stanley Medical College in Madras, India.

She is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology. She led Henry Ford’s Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) Committee in developing standard operating procedures and guidelines for the bone marrow transplant program and was instrumental in securing FACT accreditation for Henry Ford Hospital in March 2006.


Awards and Honors

Government of India Merit Scholarship for M.B.B.S., 1963 - 1967
Government of India Merit Scholarship for M.D., 1971 - 1974
Gold Medal in the Prize Examination, M.D., 1974


Professional Societies:
Member, Southwest Oncology Group, 1986 - present
Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology, 1987 - present
Member, American Society of Hematology, 1988 - present
Member, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 1995 - present
Member, International Society for Hematotherapy and Graft Engineering, 1995 - present



English, Tamil




Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202

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4.9 out of 5
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