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    F. Stephen Hodi, Jr., MD

    F. Stephen Hodi, Jr., MD

    Top Doctor

    Director, Melanoma Center
    Director, Center for Immuno-Oncology
    Institute Physician

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School



    Office phone: 617-632-5055
    Appointment phone: 617-632-6869 (new), 617-632-5055 (follow-up)
    Fax: 617-632-6727
    Website: Patient Gateway

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    Medical Oncology

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Solid Tumor Oncology


    Gene therapy for cancer, Melanoma, Tumor immunology

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


    Dr. Hodi is the Director of the Melanoma Center and the Center for Immuno-Oncology at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He received his MD degree from Cornell University Medical College in 1992. Dr. Hodi competed his postdoctoral training in Internal Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and Medical Oncology training at Dana-Farber cancer Institute where he joined the faculty in 1995. His research focuses on gene therapy, the development of immune therapies, and first into human studies for malignant melanoma. Dr. Hodi is a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Melanoma Committee, the International Society for the Biological Therapy of cancer, and a founding member of the Society for Melanoma Research.


    Board Certification
    Medical Oncology, 1997
    Internal Medicine, 1995

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Medical Oncology

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Internal Medicine

    Medical School
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University

    Recent Awards

    • Mentoring Clinical Scientist Development Award, 1998