Medical Oncologist

Chief, Melanoma and Immunotherapeutics Service; Lloyd J. Old Chair for Clinical Investigation

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Pictured: Jedd Wolchok

About Me

I am a medical oncologist who specializes in the treatment of melanoma. I am interested in finding new and improved ways to prevent melanoma from recurring after surgery, as well as more effective treatments for the disease when it does recur. My research is focused on the development of innovative ways to use the immune system to treat cancer.

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  • Clinical Expertise: Melanoma; Immunotherapy and Cancer Vaccines
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, New York University School of Medicine; PhD, New York University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
  • Residencies: NYU Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital
  • Fellowships: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

My Research

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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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Clinical Trials Led by Jedd D. Wolchok

Clinical Trials Co-Investigated by Jedd D. Wolchok


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