Melody Smith, MD

Melody Smith, MD
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About Me

I am a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist and I work as part of a multidisciplinary team caring for people with hematologic malignancies. My specific expertise is in using cellular therapy and allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant to treat hematologic malignancies. I am also engaged in laboratory and clinical research investigating cellular therapy with CD19-targeted chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cells following transplant in order to improve transplant outcomes.

  • Clinical Expertise: Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant for Treatment of Hematologic Malignancies; Cellular Therapy
  • Languages Spoken: English; Spanish
  • Education: MD with Distinction in Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Residencies: Internal Medicine - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Hematology & Oncology - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Internal Medicine; Hematology; Medical Oncology

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Publications

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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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Insurance

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. Medicare and New York State Medicaid also provide benefits for care at MSK.

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