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    Mary-Ellen Taplin, MD

    Mary-Ellen Taplin, MD

    Top Doctor

    Director of Clinical Research, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology
    Institute Physician

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


    Genitourinary Oncology

    Office phone: 617-582-7221
    Appointment phone: 877-332-4294 (new), 617-582-9725 (established)
    Fax: 617-632-2165
    Email: mary_taplin@dfci.harvard.edu

    Preferred contact method: appointment phone
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    Medical Oncology

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Solid Tumor Oncology


    Prostate cancer, Clinical trials, Testis cancer, Bladder cancer, Kidney cancer, Hormone and chemotherapy

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


    Dr. Taplin received her MD in 1986 from the University of Massachusetts, Worcester. She completed a residency in internal medicine and chief residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center and an oncology-hematology fellowship at Beth Israel Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

    Dr. Taplin was on staff in medical oncology-hematology as an assistant and then associate professor of medicine at the University of Massachusetts from 1993 to 2003, when she joined Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.


    Board Certification
    Hematology, 1996
    Medical Oncology, 1993
    Internal Medicine, 1989

    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology

    University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Chief Medical Resident
    University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Internal Medicine

    Medical School
    University of Massachusetts Medical School