Harriet Kluger, MD

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Associate Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program; Assistant Cancer Center Director for Education and Training

Departments & Organizations

Medical Oncology: Subset Medical Oncology Faculty

Cancer Center, Yale: Developmental Therapeutics | Melanoma Program | Prostate and Urologic Cancers Program

Discovery to Cure Internship

General Urology

Immunology and Immunotherapy

Medical Oncology

Office of Student Research

Skin Diseases Research Center, Yale

SPORE in Skin Cancer

Yale Medical Group

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Kluger is a medical oncologist who sees patients with melanoma and renal cell carcinoma. Her research interests focus on developing new drugs and biomarkers predictive of response to these drugs in melanoma and renal cell carcinoma. She participates in a number of clinical trials studying new agents for the treatment of these diseases, both targeting the immune system and the cancer cell. She runs and active research laboratory that studies tumor and immune cells from patients treated with novel therapies.

Education & Training

MD Tel Aviv University (1993)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Resident Highland General Hospital
Resident University of New Mexico
Board Certification Hematology (Internal Medicine)
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology (2002)

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Contact Info

Harriet Kluger, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Cancer CenterYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste North Pavilion 4

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208032
New Haven, CT 06520-8028