Dr. Kenney conducts clinical outcomes research focused on childhood cancer survivors. She is a principal investigator on the Childhood Cancer Survivors Study (CCSS) in the areas of second primary cancers and chronic disease. Dr Kenney is also the principal investigator on institutional clinical studies investigating male reproductive function, renal function, and gastrointestinal disease in childhood cancer survivors. Research interests also include investigating models of clinical services to address the ongoing medical needs of childhood cancer survivors.
About Lisa Kenney
Dr. Kenney received her MD at the State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Medicine, completed her Pediatric residency at Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC and a pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC.
Focus of Research
The goal of Dr. Kenney's research is to reduce morbidity associated with treatment of cancer during childhood by understanding the spectrum of treatment associated late effects and designing interventions to improve long term outcomes for survivors.