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    Kimberly Stegmaier, MD

    Kimberly Stegmaier, MD
    Co-Director of the Pediatric Hematologic Malignancy Program

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School


    Pediatric Hematologic Malignancies

    Office phone: 617-632-4985
    Appointment phone: 888-733-4662 (new); 617-632-3270 (established)
    Fax: 617-632-4850
    Email: kimberly_stegmaier@dfci.harvard.edu

    Preferred contact method: email
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    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

    Research Department

    Pediatric Oncology


    Chemical screening, Neuroblastoma, Ewing Sarcoma, Hematologic malignancies, Cancer genomics

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


    Kimberly Stegmaier, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, a Principal Investigator in Pediatric Oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI), and anAttending Physician at the Boston Children’s Hospital Boston (BCH) and DFCI. She is the Co-director of the Pediatric Hematologic Malignancies Program at DFCI and BCH and is also an Associate Member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. She received her B.S. from Duke University and her M.D. from Harvard Medical School. She completed her residency at BCH and a post-doctoral pediatric hematology-oncology fellowship at DFCI/BCH. In 2006, she launched her own laboratory effort at DFCI.

    Dr. Stegmaier’s laboratory integrates chemical biology, genomic, and proteomic approaches to discover new lead compounds and protein targets for cancer therapy. She has focused her efforts on the acute leukemias and two pediatric solid tumors of childhood: Ewing sarcoma and neuroblastoma.


    Board Certification
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2002

    Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

    Boston Combined Residency Program, Boston Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Pediatrics

    Medical School
    Harvard Medical School, 1996

    Recent Awards

    • Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award, Harvard Medical School, 2014
    • Osler Young Investigator Award, Interurban Clinical Club, 2013
    • Society for Pediatric Research (SPR) Young Investigator Award, 2012
    • Stephen E. Sallan Leadership Award, 2012
    • American Society for Clinical Investigation, Elected Member, 2009
    • SU2C Innovative Research Grant Recipient, 2009
    • Genome Technology “Tomorrow’s Principal Investigator” Award, 2007
    • Joanne Levy, MD, Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievement, American Society of  Hematology, 2006