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    Matthew S. Davids, MD

     
    Matthew S. Davids, MD

     
    Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Hematologic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-632-5847
    Appointment phone: 617-632-6246 (new); 617-632-5847 (current)
    Fax: 617-582-7890

    Preferred contact method: office phone
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    Discipline

    Medical Oncologist

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Hematologic Malignancies

    Interests

    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Lymphoma, Stem cell/bone marrow transplantation


    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

    Biography

    After obtaining an A.B. in chemistry at Harvard College, Dr. Davids completed his M.D. at the Yale University School of Medicine.  He served as an intern and resident in internal medicine at the NewYork-Prebyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.  He then completed his fellowship in hematology and oncology in the Dana-Farber Partners CancerCare program.  He is an attending physician in the Lymphoma Program of the Division of Hematologic Malignancies at Dana-Farber, and an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  Dr. Davids has an active translational research program in chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), studying mechanisms of treatment resistance and how resistance can be overcome in the laboratory, and developing clinical trials to evaluate these strategies in patients with CLL.

    Background

    Board Certification
    Hematology, 2011
    Internal Medicine, 2008
    Medical Oncology, 2011

    Fellowship
    Dana-Farber/Partners CancerCare, Hematology/Oncology, 2011

    Residency
    New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Internal Medicine, 2008

    Medical School
    Yale University School of Medicine, 2005