Mark Kieran

Mark Kieran, MD, PhD

Director, Pediatric Medical Neuro-Oncology, Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-632-4386

  • Fax: 617-632-4897

Medical Services


  • Hematology Oncology
  • Experimental Therapies
  • Anti-angiogenesis
  • Neuro-Oncology


  • Hematology / Oncology
  • Medicine


  • English
  • French


  • Brain Tumor Center
  • Hematology / Oncology
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Experience and Education


Medical School

University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine, 1986

Calgary, CANADA

Montreal Children's Hospital

Pediatrics - McGill University, 1989-1992

Quebec, CANADA


Pediatric Hematology/Oncology - Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 1992-1995

Boston, MA


  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

  • Pediatrics

Professional History

Dr. Kieran received his PhD in 1983 from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, and his MD in 1986 from the University of Calgary. He completed postgraduate training in molecular biology at the Pasteur Institute in Paris.  After a pediatric residency in Montreal at McGill University, he received postdoctoral education at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH). In 1998, he became director of Pediatric Medical Neuro-Oncology at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s. In addition to his role in the treatment of patients with brain tumors and the development of novel agents for the treatment of recurrent tumors, he continues to focus his laboratory efforts on angiogenesis agents from work he started in the laboratory of the late Dr. Judah Folkman.

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