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Kimmie Ng, MD, MPH

Medical Oncology

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  • Co-Director, Colon and Rectal Cancer Center
  • Director, Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Center
  • Director of Clinical Research, Gastrointestinal Cancer Center
  • Physician
  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


Clinical Interests

  • Gastrointestinal cancers

Contact Information

  • Appointments617-632-3680
  • Office Phone Number617-632-4150
  • Fax617-632-5370


Dr. Ng is the Founding Director of the Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Center, and Director of Clinical and Biospecimen Research in the Center for Gastrointestinal Oncology. Her research focuses on the identification of dietary, molecular, and genetic predictors of improved survival in patients with colorectal cancer, with particular interest in the vitamin D and inflammatory pathways.

She also conducts translational research investigating novel therapeutics, biomarkers of response and resistance to treatment, and the microbiome. She is the recipient of numerous NIH-funded grants and private foundation awards and leads several national multi-center clinical trials. She co-leads the Colorectal Cancer Working Group in the Gastrointestinal Committee of the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology cooperative group and serves as a member of the Gastrointestinal Steering Committee of the National Cancer Institute.

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 2004
  • Medical Oncology, 2007


  • Dana-Farber/Partners CancerCare, Medical Oncology


  • University of California, San Francisco, Internal Medicine

Medical School:

  • Harvard School of Public Health
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


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