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Pamela L. Kunz, MD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology); Director, Center for Gastrointestinal Cancers at Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center; Chief, GI Medical Oncology

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Pamela L. Kunz, MD

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Yale Cancer Center

    333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208028

    New Haven, CT 06520

    United States



Dr. Kunz is an international leader in the treatment and clinical research of patients with GI malignancies and neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). She holds several leadership positions in the field including President Emeritus of the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, recent past Chair of the Neuroendocrine Tumor Taskforce of the National Cancer Institute, and member of the FDA’s Oncology Drug Advisory Committee. She also currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief for JCO Oncology Advances. In addition to her focus on NETs, she is a leading voice for promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in medicine. She served as the Vice Chief of DEI for the Section of Medical Oncology at Yale School of Medicine and, in 2021, she was awarded ‘Woman Oncologist of the Year’ by Women Leaders in Oncology for her work in promoting gender equity.

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Education & Training

  • Oncology Fellow
    Stanford University (2008)
  • Chief Resident
    Stanford University (2005)
  • Internal Medicine Resident
    Stanford University (2004)
  • MD
    Dartmouth Medical School (2001)
  • BA
    Dartmouth College, Biology (1994)

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