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    Mary-Ellen Taplin, MD

    Mary-Ellen Taplin, MD

    Top Doctor

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

    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


    Genitourinary Oncology

    Office phone: 617-582-7221
    Appointment phone: 877-332-4294 (new), 617-582-9725 (follow-up)
    Fax: 617-632-2165

    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

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