Kent Sepkowitz, MD

Deputy Physician-in-Chief for Quality and Safety
Kent Sepkowitz, MD

I am a board-certified internist and infectious disease specialist, and care for patients with infectious diseases related to cancer and its treatment. I lead Memorial Sloan Ketterings’s infection control program, whose members work to prevent the development and spread of infections among patients and staff.

I am a Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College.

My research interests include hospital infection control and tuberculosis, and I am author or more than 125 research studies.

Clinical Expertise

Infections Related to Cancer and the Immunocompromised Patient; Tuberculosis; Infection Control

Languages Spoken

MD, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine


Roosevelt Hospital (New York)


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine; Infectious Disease

Publications by Kent Sepkowitz
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