Allison F. O'Neill, MD

Physician
Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Office Phone: 617-632-4202
Appointment Phone: 888-733-4662 (new); 617-632-3270 (established)
Fax: 617-632-5710
Preferred Contact Method: appointment phone

General

Treatment Centers
Disciplines
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Clinical Interests
Pediatric cancer predisposition, Solid tumors, Hepatoblastoma

Location

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA  02215
Other Practice Locations
Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave.
221 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA  02115

Background

Board Certifications
Pediatrics
Fellowships
Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Residency
Boston Combined Residency Program, Boston Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Pediatrics
Medical School
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Biography

My research is both clinical and preclinical, focused on the use of imaging to enhance the diagnostic work-up of disease. I am currently working in the laboratory of Andrew Kung, MD PhD on a project aimed at increasing the sensitivity and specificity of imaging solid tumor micrometastases. I am likewise working on a combined pediatric and adult protocol, under the guidance of Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD aimed at improving the detection of lymph node involvement in individuals with soft tissue sarcoma. Additional interests include work with Lisa Diller, MD on a targeted screening protocol using whole-body MRI for patients with Li Fraumeni Syndrome and a retrospective chart review with Lewis Silverman, MD aimed at generating an evidence-based imaging algorithm to guide practitioners treating leukemia patients with fever and neutropenia.

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Harvard Medical Affiliate

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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.