Cancer Center


Work with a Nationally Recognized Training Program Team

The Tufts Medical Center Cancer Center includes the faculty in the Division of Hematology/Oncology as well as physicians and researchers from other divisions of Tufts Medical Center. In addition, faculty from Tufts University School of Medicine, the Tufts University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and the Tufts Medical Center Hematology + Oncology Research Institute play an active role in fellowship training.

Please view profiles for more information about our Cancer Center's faculty.

Rachel Buchsbaum, MDRachel J. Buchsbaum, MD
Director, Cancer Center
Chief, Hematology/Oncology
Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
Breast Health Center
Professor of Genetics
Professor of Medicine




Yu Cao, MDYu Cao, MD
Attending Physician








Ray Comenzo, MDRaymond L. Comenzo, MD
Director, Blood Bank and Stem Cell Processing Laboratory








Jacob Elkon, MDJacob Elkon, MD
Gastrointestinal oncology








Andreas Klein, MDAndreas K. Klein, MD
Director, Hematologic Malignancies Program
Assistant Director, Bone Marrow and Hematopoietic Cell
Transplant Program; Chair, Tufts Health Sciences Campus
Institutional Review Boards






Athan Kuliopulos, MD, PhDAthan Kuliopulos, MD, PhD
Director, Hemostasis and Thrombosis Laboratory; Investigator, Hematology + Oncology Research Institute







Anita Kumar, MDAnita Kumar, MD
Medical Oncologist








Robert Martell, MDRobert Martell, MD
Medical Oncologist








Joel Mason, MDJoel Mason, MD
Director of the Vitamins & Carcinogenesis Laboratory at the Jean Mayer USDA HNRCA








Paul Mathew, MDPaul Mathew, MD
Genitourinary Oncologist











Dr. MelinscakHrvoje Melinscak, MD
Hematology/ Oncology Hospitalist
















Lori Pai, MDLori Pai, MD
Associate Director, Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program








Susan Parsons, MDSusan Parsons, MD
Founding Director, Reid R. Sacco Adolescent and Young Adult Program for Cancer and Hereditary Blood Diseases
Director, The Health Institute at the Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies  












Cindy Varga, MDCindy Varga, MD
Associate Director, Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program