Barbara (Gila) Spitzer, MD

About Me

  • Clinical Expertise: Pediatric Hematology and Oncology; Allogeneic and Autologous Bone Marrow and Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation; Congenital and Acquired Diseases of Hematopoiesis and Immunity; Pediatric Leukemias
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: New York University School of Medicine
  • Residencies: Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Jacobi Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center/Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Board Certifications: Pediatrics; Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

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Clinical Trials

As home to one of the world’s top cancer research centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering is typically involved in more than 900 clinical trials at a given time. Currently, clinical trials focused on the conditions I treat are enrolling new patients. If you’re interested in joining a clinical trial, click to learn about the trial’s purpose, eligibility criteria, and how to get more information.

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Most major health insurers offer plans that include MSK as one of their in-network providers. If MSK is in-network, it means all our doctors are too. Medicaid and New York State Medicare also provide benefits for care at MSK.

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