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Richard M. Stone, MD

Medical Oncology

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  • Chief of Staff
  • Director, Translational Research, Adult Leukemia Program
  • Lunder Family Chair in Leukemia at Dana-Farber
  • Institute Physician
  • Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


Clinical Interests

  • Leukemias
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative disorders

Diseases Treated

Contact Information

  • Appointments617-632-6028 (new)
    617-582-7386 x1 (follow-up)
  • Office Phone Number617-632-2168
  • Fax617-632-2933


Dr. Stone received his MD in 1981 from Harvard Medical School, his internal medicine residency training at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and his hematology-oncology fellowship at DFCI. He has performed numerous laboratory and clinical studies on acute leukemia and related disorders, and frequently participates in grand rounds worldwide. He is currently the Director of the Adult Acute Leukemia Program at DFCI, serves on the Medical Oncology Board of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is vice chair of the Leukemia Core Committee for the national cooperative trials group Cancer and Leukemia Group B.

Board Certification:

  • Hematology, 1988
  • Internal Medicine, 1984
  • Medical Oncology, 1987


  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Hematology/Oncology


  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Chief Medical Resident
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Internal Medicine

Medical School:

  • Harvard Medical School

Recent Awards:

  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Medical Oncology Teaching Award 2007


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