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Scott Gettinger, MD

Professor of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology); Chief, Thoracic Medical Oncology

Contact Information

Scott Gettinger, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Medical Oncology

    PO Box 208028

    New Haven, CT 06520-8028

    United States



Dr. Gettinger is internationally recognized for his expertise in lung cancer treatment and research. He is best known for his work in immunotherapy and targeted therapy for non-small cell lung cancer. He currently leads several clinical trials evaluating novel therapies for patients with lung cancer. His primary translational research interests include understanding mechanisms of sensitivity and resistance to molecularly targeted therapies and immunotherapies.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Beth Israel Medical Center, NY (2005)
  • Resident
    Beth Israel Medical Center, NY (2002)
  • MD
    Brooklyn College (1999)
  • BS
    Trinity College (CT) (1991)

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