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Mark W. Kieran MD, PhD

Dr. Kieran received his PhD in 1983 from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, and his MD in 1986 from the University of Calgary. He completed postgraduate training in molecular biology at the Pasteur Institute in Paris. After a pediatric residency in Montreal at McGill University, he received postdoctoral education at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH). In 1998, he became director of Pediatric Medical Neuro-Oncology at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s. In addition to his role in the treatment of patients with brain tumors and the development of novel agents for the treatment of recurrent tumors, he continues to focus his laboratory efforts on angiogenesis agents from work he started in the laboratory of the late Dr. Judah Folkman.

Board Certification
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1996, 2003, 2013
Pediatrics, 1993

Fellowship
Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Residency
Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University

Medical School
University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine

 

Recent Awards

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly, 2014

  • America's Top Physicians, Showmark, 2014

  • Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2014

  • Science and Medicine Award, Progeria Research Foundation, 2014

  • Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine, 2014

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly, 2013

  • Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2013

  • Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine, 2013

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly, 2012

  • Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Helathcare, 2012

  • Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine, 2012

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly, 2011

  • Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2011

  • Stephen Sallan Leadership Award in Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 2011

  • Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine, 2011

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly, 2010

  • Appreciation in Teaching Award, University of Constantine, Algeria, 2010

  • Billy Grey Research Chairman Award, National Brain Tumor Society Meeting, San Francisco, 2010

  • Mill Foundation for Kid's Above and Beyond Award, Foundations Award, Southington, CT, 2010

  • Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine, 2010

  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly, 2009

  • Excellence Award, Society of Neurosurgeons, Egypt, 2009

  • Top Doctors in Boston, Boston Magazine, 2009