Cancer Care Associates | Dr Udit Nindra

Dr Udit Nindra

BMed BSc(Med)Hons MD MMed FRACP
Medical Oncologist

Dr. Udit Nindra completed his medical training at the University of New South Wales with Honours in 2016. He completed junior medical officer training through the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District before undertaking specialist training through Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Liverpool Hospital. Following completion of core medical oncology training, he completed a dedicated fellowship at Liverpool Hospital focusing on early phase clinical trials in 2023 before joining the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District as a staff specialist consultant in medical oncology in January 2024. Dr. Nindra is currently completing his PhD through the Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research focusing on liquid biopsy biomarkers of response to prostate cancer therapies. He is part of a research team led by A/Prof. Tara Roberts who were awarded a $1.5M grant for this research through the NHMRC in 2023.
Dr. Nindra is also the current consultant chair of the Medical Oncology Advanced Trainee Committee for NSW and had led training improvement initiatives at a national level. Recently, he has worked with the Medical Oncology Group of Australia to launch the National Oncology Mentorship Program to improve rates of burnout amongst trainees and consultants. Dr Nindra has a keen interest in lung, head and neck and brain tumours with a strong focus on clinical trial access for regional and rural patients.