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    Margaret A. Shipp, MD

    Margaret A. Shipp, MD
    Chief, Division of Hematologic Neoplasia; Program Director, Lymphoma Program
    Senior Physician

    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


    Hematologic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-632-3874
    Appointment phone: 617-632-6140
    Fax: 617-632-4734
    Website: Shipp Lab

    Preferred contact method: office phone
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    Medical Oncology

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Hematologic Neoplasia


    Bone marrow transplantation, Lymphoma, Hodgkin disease

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


    Dr. Shipp received her MD in 1979 from Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, where she also completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Barnes Hospital. Her research focuses on the biology of normal and malignant B cells and aggressive B-cell lymphomas. Dr. Shipp is the Chief of the Division of Hematologic Neoplasia at DFCI, the Director of the Lymphoma and Myeloma Program of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.


    Board Certification
    Medical Oncology, 1985
    Internal Medicine, 1982

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Medical Oncology
    Washington University School of Medicine, Immunology Research Fellow

    Washington University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine

    Medical School
    Washington University School of Medicine

    Recent Awards

    • Distinguished Woman in Medicine and Science, Northwestern University School of Medicine, 2007
    • Association of American Physicians,, 2005
    • Doris Duke Distinquished Clinical Scientist Award, 2001
    • Stohlman Scholar, Leukemia Society of America, 2000
    • American Society of Clinical Investigation, 1996
    • Scholar, Leukemia Society of America, 1995
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