Rani E. George, MD, PhD

Physician

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Office Phone: 617-632-5281
Appointment Phone: 888-733-4662 (new), 617-632-3270 (established)
Fax: 617-632-4850
Preferred Contact Method: email

General

Treatment Centers
Discipline
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Clinical Interests
Neuroblastoma, Oncology

Location

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA  02215

Background

Board Certifications
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Fellowships
Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Harvard Medical School, Pathology
Residency
Boston Combined Residency Program, Boston Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Pediatrics
The Royal Victoria Infirmary
Internships
John F. Kennedy Memorial Medical Center
Medical School
A. M. Dogliotti College of Medicine, University of Liberia
Biography

Dr George received her MD from the University of Liberia and her PhD from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. She completed clinical training in pediatrics and hematology/oncology at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Boston Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She conducted post-doctoral research at Harvard Medical School and Dana-Farber. Her laboratory focuses on identifying molecular targets in cancer cells that can be translated into novel therapies with special emphasis on the pediatric solid tumor neuroblastoma. The translational research program in her laboratory integrates cancer biology, preclinical drug development and clinical trials targeting molecular aberrations in neuroblastoma and other pediatric solid tumors.

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As a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, our physicians are passing on their expertise to the next generation of pediatric hematologists and oncologists.