Memorial Sloan Kettering hospitalist Joshua Allen-Dicker

Joshua Allen-Dicker, MD, MPH



Director of Quality, Hospital Medicine Service; Vice Chair, Quality Assurance, Department of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

General Internal Medicine; Treatment of Inpatient Oncologic Issues


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About Me


MD, New York University School of Medicine; MPH, Harvard School of Public Health


Internal Medicine - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine

I am a hospitalist — a doctor who takes care of patients who are in the hospital. I have worked in this role since 2013. My goal every day is to provide the kind of care for my patients — compassion, attention, and communication — that I would want for my loved ones. My daily work is focused on collaboration with patients, their families, and the outpatient oncologists and other staff that know my patients best. We work together to address the unique challenges faced by our patients. 

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If you are in the hospital under my care, you will see my team at least once per day. This team consists of doctors, nurses, and other health care professionals. We will listen to your concerns, find out how you are feeling, answer your questions, and work together to build your care plan. 

In addition to my clinical work, I am Director of Quality for the Hospital Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering. I am passionate about improving our everyday hospital activities as well as exploring new and innovative ways to further patient care, communication, and collaboration. I teach and perform research in this area as well.

My goal every day is to provide the kind of care for my patients — compassion, attention, and communication — that I would want for my loved ones.

-Dr. Allen-Dicker

Awards and Honors

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, NYU School of Medicine (2010)
  • Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine, Society of Hospital Medicine (2019)
  • Julia Zelmanovich Young Alumni Award, NYU School of Medicine (2020)


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Research and Publications

Publications on PubMed

Visit PubMed for a full listing of Dr. Allen-Dicker’s journal articles. Pubmed is an online index of research papers and other articles from the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

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Doctors and faculty members often work with pharmaceutical, device, biotechnology, and life sciences companies, and other organizations outside of MSK, to find safe and effective cancer treatments, to improve patient care, and to educate the health care community.

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Joshua Allen-Dicker discloses the following relationships and financial interests:

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