Dr. Rachid Baz is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist who came to Moffitt in 2008 from the Cleveland Clinic. Currently, Dr. Baz is Myeloma Section Head in the Department of Malignant Hematology at Moffitt Cancer Center. In addition, he is the Director of Clinical Research in the Malignant Hematology Department. Dr. Baz has developed a special expertise in managing patients with plasma cell disorders such as multiple myeloma, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS), plasmacytoma, primary systematic amyloidosis, and Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia (WM). Among other awards, he was the recipient of the Junior Clinical Science Award at Moffitt, and the University of South Florida Outstanding Resident Teaching Award.