Andrew Kung, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, New York, NY, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


Pediatric Hematology & Oncology New York, NY

Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Overview of Dr. Kung

Dr. Andrew Kung, MD is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist in New York, New York. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in New York and Massachusetts. He is affiliated with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

Education & Training

  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1996 - 1999
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalResidency, Pediatrics, 1994 - 1996
  • Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford University School of MedicineClass of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2013 - 2022
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 1996 - 2013
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Elected Member The American Society for Clinical Investigation, 2010
  • Elected Member Society for Pediatric Research

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Important Concerns over SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Children with Cancer—Reply  
    Andrew L Kung, Farid Boulad, JAMA Oncology
  • COVID-19 in Children with Cancer in New York City  
    Farid Boulad, Mini Kamboj, Andrew L Kung, JAMA Oncology
  • BRCA1-IRIS Promotes Human Tumor Progression Through PTEN Blockade and HIF-1α Activation  
    David M Livingston, Kimberly J Briggs, Andrew L Kung, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Authored Content

  • COVID-19 in Children with Cancer in New York CityMay 2020

Press Mentions

  • Kids with Cancer Not at Greater Risk for Severe COVID-19
    Kids with Cancer Not at Greater Risk for Severe COVID-19May 19th, 2020
  • How Genomics Can Improve Cancer Care (At Techonomy Health)
    How Genomics Can Improve Cancer Care (At Techonomy Health)June 14th, 2017
  • Shop Talk
    Shop TalkAugust 10th, 2016
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Grant Support

  • Targeting The ETS Transcription Factor Rearrangement EWS/FLI In Ewing'S SarcomaNational Institute On Drug Abuse2012
  • Functionizing The Epigenome In Ewing SarcomaNational Cancer Institute2012
  • Transcription Factor And Epigenetic Regulation Of Hypoxic Gene ExpressionNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences2008–2012
  • A Novel Probe For Imaging ApoptosisNational Institute Of Biomedical Imaging And Bioengineering2010–2011
  • Hypoxia Inducible Transcription In Antitumor StrategiesNational Cancer Institute2001–2005

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Tufts Health Plan PPO
    UniCare PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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