Ravin Ratan, MD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sarcoma Medical Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center. He has a large clinical practice focusing on the treatment of patients with sarcomas and other connective tissue neoplasms including desmoid fibromatosis. He has been the primary investigator for multiple studies focused on the treatment of desmoid tumors and sarcomas at MD Anderson. He is a passionate educator who lectures to medical trainees at multiple institutions regarding the management of sarcoma, and facilitates their involvement in the care of patients at MD Anderson. He is also a frequent speaker at patient and caregiver education events throughout the country.