Kevin J. Cullen, MD
Professor of Medicine
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Kevin J. Cullen, M.D., is Director of the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Dr. Cullen, who specializes in head and neck cancer, is a professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and is head of its Program in Oncology. He came to the University of Maryland in January 2004.
A graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Medical School, Dr. Cullen completed his internship and residency at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston and received additional training at the National Cancer Institute.
He served as interim director of the Lombardi Cancer Center at Georgetown University from October 2000 to September 2002 and was professor of medicine, oncology, and otolaryngology at Georgetown University School of Medicine. Under his leadership, the University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center received NCI Cancer Center designation in 2008. The center was ranked #21 out of 900 cancer programs nationally in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals" list.
Dr. Cullen is a member of the American Cancer Society National Board of Directors, is on the board of directors of the Association of American Cancer Institutes, and was appointed by President Obama as a member of the National Cancer Advisory Board.
He was voted to The Washington Post Magazine's "Super Doctors 2011" for Oncology and Baltimore Magazine's "Top Docs" for Hematology/Oncology for 2010 and 2011.
- Dr. Cullen discusses the new Comprehensive designation given by the National Cancer Institute.
- In an interview on MPT's Your Health, Dr. Cullen discusses the goal of the Cancer Moonshot, a new initiative to double the pace of cancer research and treatment in the U.S.
University of Maryland Medical Center
Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.
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Harvard Medical School, 1983
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1986
National Institute of Health (NCI/NIH) - Oncology, 1988
American Board of Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology, 1989
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 1986