Barbara Ann Burtness, MD

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Clinical Research Program Leader, Head and Neck Cancers Program ; Co-Director, Developmental Therapeutics Research Program; Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Physician Biography

Dr. Burtness received her medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She completed her internship and residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital, and a fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Burtness is a member of the American Society for Clinical Oncology and American Association for Cancer Research. She is a member of the editorial board of HemOnc Today, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Frontiers in Oncology, and Clinical Cancer Research. She has authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications.

Clinical Interests

  • Adult
  • Medical Oncology

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Program

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology AB of Internal Medicine (1993)

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Contact Info

Barbara Ann Burtness, MD
Patient Care Location
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06511
Office Location
Yale Medical OncologyYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste Smilow Cancer Center-7th Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Yale Medical Oncology25 York Street
PO Box 208028

New Haven, CT 06520-8028