MSK medical oncologist Eric Smith

Eric Smith, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Titles

Director of Clinical Translation, Cellular Therapeutics Center

Clinical Expertise

Multiple Myeloma; Smoldering Myeloma; Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance (MGUS); Cellular Immunotherapy

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About Me

Education

MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Residencies

Internal Medicine - Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowships

Medical Oncology - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Medical Oncology; Internal Medicine

I am a board-certified medical oncologist who specializes in caring for people with plasma cell cancers. These include multiple myeloma, asymptomatic (smoldering) multiple myeloma, and monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS).

As a doctor, my goal is to guide patients as we consider options for their care including the full array of clinical trials offered at MSK. My philosophy is to consider not only the details of my patients’ disease but also their priorities and quality of life, so that I can provide the right treatments for them.

My research is aimed at bringing chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy to people with multiple myeloma. My goal is to move the field of CAR T cell therapy forward so that we can provide the safest, most effective cellular therapy options for our patients. Several clinical trials of CAR T cell therapy for patients with relapsed myeloma stemming from my laboratory research have been opened and are currently enrolling patients.

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Clinical Trials

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Memorial Sloan Kettering's doctors and scientists are constantly developing new treatments for cancer. MSK is typically running hundreds of clinical trials at a given time.

You may be able to participate in a clinical trial even if you are new to MSK. Search our online directory to find trial information and see more about who can participate.

Research and Publications

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Publications on PubMed

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