Kevin Kalinsky, MD, MS

Medical Oncology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Internal Medicine (Board Certified)
Cancer Care
Office Phone: (212) 305-5098
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Kevin Kalinsky, M.D., M.S. is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. Kalinsky received his undergraduate B.A. from Emory University. He received his M.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency and Hemathology/Oncology fellowship at Tufts Medical Center. In Boston, he also trained as a breast cancer clinical research fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital. In addition, he completed an advanced oncology fellowship in breast cancer at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Since joining as a faculty member, Dr. Kalinsky completed a Master's program in Biostatistics, Patient-Oriented Research.

Dr. Kalinsky cares for patients diagnosed with breast cancer and teaches on the Breast Oncology service. Dr. Kalinsky's research involves the development of early phase clinical trials to assess novel therapeutic agents in breast cancer based on tumor genomics. The goal of his research is to translate findings developed at the bench to clinical trials for study at the bedside. His work is funded by a number of sources, including the National Institute of Health and SWOG/Hope Foundation.

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MD, Medical University of South Carolina

MS, Mailman School of Public Health, Biostatistics, Columbia University

Internship: Tufts Medical Center

Residency: Tufts Medical Center

Fellowship: Tufts Medical Center

Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NY


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Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC