Gary Kupfer

Gary Kupfer

MD
Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology / Oncology) and of Pathology; Section Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology; Clinical Program Leader, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital; Disease Aligned Research Team Leader, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Program, Yale Cancer Center

Contact Information

Gary Kupfer, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

    PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8064

    United States

Gary Kupfer

Appointments

Biography

The Kupfer laboratory is working on HTLV I Tax protein, which has a unique kinase activation activity. They are harnessing this activity in order to chemosensitize p53 mutant tumor cells, thereby serving as an adjunct to enhance cancer therapy.<_o3a_p>

Education & Training

  • MD
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1989)
  • BS
    University of Florida (1983)
  • Post-doctoral Fellow
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
  • Fellow
    Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Resident
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Research Associate
    John Hopkins School of Medicine Baltimore, MD

Honors & Recognition

AwardDate
Commonwealth Health Research Board grant awardee2005
NIH K02 career development award2002
Concern Foundation Cancer Research Award2000

Departments & Organizations