Harriet Kluger, MD

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Associate Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program; Assistant Cancer Center Director for Education and Training

Physician Biography


Dr. Kluger is a medical oncologist who sees patients with melanoma, renal cell carcinoma and breast cancer. Her research interests focus on developing new drugs and biomarkers predictive of response to these drugs in melanoma and renal cell carcinoma. She participates in a number of clinical trials studying new agents for the treatment of these diseases, both targeting the immune system and the cancer cell. She runs and active research laboratory that studies tumors and cells from patients treated with novel therapies.

Clinical Interests

  • Breast Diseases
  • Medical Oncology
  • Melanoma

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Medical Oncology: Subset Medical Oncology Faculty

Cancer Center: Melanoma Program | Prostate & Urologic Cancers Program

General Adult Urology

Urologic Oncology Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology AB of Internal Medicine (2002)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Breast - Female, Colon, Kidney, Melanoma, skin, Rectum, Phase I
Melanoma, skin
Brain and Nervous System, Lung, Melanoma, skin
Kidney, Lung, Melanoma, skin, Phase I
Melanoma, skin
Melanoma, skin
Colon, Melanoma, skin, Phase I
Kidney, Phase I
Soft Tissue, Phase I
Lung, Melanoma, skin
Melanoma, skin
Lung, Melanoma, skin
Kidney
Colon, Kidney, Lung, Other Digestive Organ, Rectum, Stomach, Phase I
Bladder, Brain and Nervous System, Breast - Female, Cervix Uteri, Colon, Esophagus, Kidney, Larynx, Lip, Oral Cavity and Pharynx, Liver, Lung, Melanoma, skin, Multiple Myeloma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Other Female Genital, Other Male Genital, Pancreas, Prostate, Rectum, Soft Tissue, Stomach, Thyroid, Phase I

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Contact Info

Harriet Kluger, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Cancer CenterYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste North Pavilion 4

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208032
New Haven, CT 06520-8028