Hematologic Oncologist

Conditions Treated:

Anita Kumar

About Me

I am a medical oncologist/hematologist with a practice devoted to the care of lymphoma patients. I have clinical expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of both Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. I work together with a multidisciplinary team of lymphoma experts dedicated to providing individualized and compassionate care to patients with lymphoma. My clinical research focuses on the development of novel targeted therapies in the field of lymphoma to improve patient outcomes.  

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  • Clinical Expertise: Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Mantle Cell Lymphoma; Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma; Hodgkin Lymphoma; Clinical Trials of Novel Therapeutic Agents
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, Northwestern University
  • Residencies: Internal Medicine - Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowships: Medical Oncology - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology; Hematology

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Clinical Trials

Research is integral to our mission at Memorial Sloan Kettering, and clinical trials help us discover better forms of patient care and treatment. For you, this could mean access to a new therapy or therapy combination. Click to see a list of the trials I’m currently leading.


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