Release Date: 06/24/2008
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Tarun Kewalramani, MD, named director of hematologic malignancies
Burlington, MA—Tarun Kewalramani, MD, has been named director of hematologic malignancies at Lahey Clinic. He is responsible for diagnosing and treating patients with leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma, as well as coordinating all research activities related to hematologic cancers.
Prior to joining Lahey Clinic, Dr. Kewalramani was an assistant attending physician at Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Allied Diseases and assistant professor, Department of Medicine, Cornell University, New York, NY.
“We are elated to have Dr. Kewalramani join our Department” said Keith Stuart, MD, chair, Hematology and Oncology. “Dr. Kewalramani's expertise in hematologic malignancies will serve our patients well and enhance our cancer services.”
A graduate from Northwestern University School of Medicine, Dr. Kewalramani completed a residency in internal medicine at Boston Medical Center and a fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
He is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology and lives in Lexington.
About Lahey Clinic
Lahey Clinic, a physician-led, nonprofit group practice, is world-renowned for innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment, and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the Clinic provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation.