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Scott Huntington

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (Hematology); Chief Quality Officer, Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center; Chief, Inpatient Cancer Medicine

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Scott Huntington, MD, MPH, MSc

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Scott Huntington, MD, MPH is a clinician and researcher at the Yale School of Medicine specializing in the care of patients with lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. He is an Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology) and the Medical Director of Yale Cancer Center's Hematology Outpatient Program. Prior to joining Yale, he completed his hematology-oncology training and received a Master of Science in Health Policy Research at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Huntington serves as an investigator on clinical trials evaluating novel cancer therapeutics and is an active member of Yale’s Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy, and Effectiveness Research (COPPER) Center, where he leads research focused on improving the delivery of complex cancer treatment during routine care.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    University of Pennsylvania (2015)
  • MSc
    University of Pennsylvania, Health Policy (2015)
  • Residency
    Vanderbilt University (2012)
  • MPH
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2009)
  • MD
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2009)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
40 under 40 in Cancer: Rising Starts and Emerging Leaders2019
First place research prizePatient Access Network and American Journal of Managed Care2016
Armstrong Founders AwardLeonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania2014
Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit AwardAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology2014

Professional Service

National Comprehensive Cancer NetworkChemotherapy Order Template Committee Member2018 - Present
Expert Work Group: Development, Reevaluation, and Implementation of Outpatient Outcome and Efficiency Measures, Mathematica Policy ResearchBoard Member2018 - Present
Oncology Pharmacy and Therapeutics SubcommitteeVice Chair2016 - Present

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