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    Holcombe E. Grier, MD

     
    Holcombe E. Grier, MD
     
    Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Pediatric Solid Tumors

    Office phone: 617-632-3971
    Appointment phone: 888-733-4662
    Fax: 617-632-5710
    Email: holcombe_grier@dfci.harvard.edu

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    Discipline

    Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

    Research Department

    Pediatric Oncology

    Interests

    Ewing sarcoma, Osteosarcoma, Rhabdomyosarcoma


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

    Biography

    Dr. Grier received his MD from the University of Pennsylvania in 1976, and then trained in pediatrics, internal medicine, and infectious disease at the University of North Carolina. He joined Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in 1984. He is The President of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and is a member of the steering committee for Bone Tumors in the Children's Oncology Group..

    Background

    Board Certification
    Internal Medicine, 1980
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1990
    Pediatrics, 1983

    Fellowship
    Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 07/81 to 06/83

    Residency
    North Carolina Memorial Hospital, 07/77 to 06/80

    Internship
    North Carolina Memorial Hospital, 07/76 to 06/77

    Medical School
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1976

    Recent Awards

    • Harvard Medical School Community Service Award, 2009
    • Harvard Medical School Faculty Prize for Excellence in Teaching [Years III and IV], 2008
    • Ronald L Chard, Jr. Memorial Lecture, Childrens Hospital and Memorial Medical Center, Seattle, WA., 2008
    • Stephen Sallan Leadership Award, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, 2007
    • Charles A. Janeway Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Children's Hospital House Staff, Boston, 1992