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    Arnold S. Freedman, MD

     
    Arnold S. Freedman, MD

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    Institute Physician

    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Hematologic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-582-9086
    Appointment phone: 617-632-6246 (new), 617-582-9086 (current)
    Fax: 617-632-6590

    Preferred contact method: office phone
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    Discipline

    Medical Oncology

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Hematologic Malignancies

    Interests

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


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

    Biography

    Dr. Freedman is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a member of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's Department of Medical Oncology, and an attending physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital. He is the Clinical Director of the Lymphoma Program at DFCI. Dr. Freedman has focused on clinical and laboratory research in non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. A graduate of Brandeis University, Dr. Freedman received his M.D. from University of Massachusetts Medical School, and came to Dana-Farber as a fellow in medical oncology in 1982. Dr. Freedman's research interests have focused on the development of new therapies for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This includes efforts are toward enhancing the effects of antibody based therapies and understanding how the tumor microenvironment can be manipulated in the treatment of lymphomas.

    Background

    Board Certification
    Internal Medicine, 1982
    Medical Oncology, 1985

    Fellowship
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Hematology & Oncology

    Residency
    Memorial Hospital, Worcester, Internal Medicine

    Medical School
    University of Massachusetts Medical School