Memorial Sloan Kettering Therapist Megan L. Gilman

Megan L. Gilman, MD


Clinical Expertise

Adolescent and Young Adult Psychiatry and Psycho-Oncology; Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry; medication management and talk therapy


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About Me


BA, Princeton University; MD, Temple University School of Medicine


General Psychiatry, Temple University Hospital


Psychosomatic Medicine and Psycho-Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Psychiatry; Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry

I am a psychiatrist who provides adolescents and young adults (ages 13-35) and their families with psychological support and education as they confront the challenges of a cancer diagnosis and its treatment. Adolescence and young adulthood are important life stages: During this time, one develops a unique identity and builds relationships with others as an individual.

I encourage my patients to view the cancer experience as a climb up Mount Everest, and I consider myself to be a member of their mountaineering team. An adolescent or young adult diagnosed with cancer may feel like the future is suddenly unknown and too vast to conquer — I work with my patients so they can find their own unique path to the summit.


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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.

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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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Megan L. Gilman discloses the following relationships and financial interests:

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