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    Patrick Y. Wen, MD

     
    Patrick Y. Wen, MD

    Top Doctor

     
    Director, Center for Neuro-Oncology
    Institute Physician


    Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Neuro-Oncology

    Office phone: 617-632-2166
    Appointment phone: 617-632-2166
    Fax: 617-632-4773
    Email: patrick_wen@dfci.harvard.edu

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    Discipline

    Neuro-oncology

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Solid Tumor Oncology

    Interests

    Primary brain and spinal cord tumors including gliomas, glioblastoma, primary CNS lymphoma and ependymoma, Neurologic complications in cancer patients, Brain and leptomeningeal metastases, Paraneoplastic syndromes


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

    Biography

    Dr. Wen graduated from the Medical College of St. Bartholomew's Hospital, University of London, in 1981. He completed his internal medicine training at the University of London postgraduate hospitals and his neurology residency in the Harvard-Longwood Neurology Training Program. His research is focused on novel treatments of brain tumors, especially targeted molecular agents. His other clinical interests include neurologic complications of cancer.

    Background

    Board Certification
    Neurology, 1989
    Neuro-Oncology

    Fellowship
    Harvard Medical School, Neurology

    Residency
    Harvard-Longwood Neurology Training Program, Neurology
    University of London, Internal Medicine

    Medical School
    University of London