Kim Kramer, MD

Kim Kramer, MD

I am a pediatric oncologist who specializes in the care of children with neuroblastoma and other cancers that have spread in the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord). I am conducting translational research to better understand why this happens and to try to find more-effective treatments, particularly for relapsed disease.

In my research, I am investigating novel treatments to eliminate microscopic tumor cells in the central nervous system. These novel treatments include monoclonal antibodies attached to radioactive substances (radioimmunotherapy) that are administered directly into the cerebrospinal fluid. We remain one of the few programs in the world committed to the cure of cancers of the leptomeninges.

Location
Appointments for New Patients
212-639-5954
Phone
212-639-6410
Clinical Expertise

Pediatric Oncology; Neuroblastoma; Medulloblastoma; Neuroectodermal Tumors; Immunotherapy

Languages Spoken
English
Education

MD, State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse

Residencies

Strong Memorial Hospital (Rochester, New York)

Fellowships

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Pediatrics; Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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