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Jennifer S. Temel, MD

Clinical Director of Thoracic Oncology

Associate Director of the Dana Farber/Partners Cancer Care Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

  • Phone: 617-724-4000
Departments
Hematology/Oncology
Department of Medicine

Specialties

  • Cancer Center
  • Thoracic Cancers
  • Lung Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
Clinical Interests
Lung Cancer
Symptom management and quality of life
Esophageal cancer
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis
Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Board Certifications
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

The fight against lung cancer lights up

MGH Hotline 12/5/08 Prudential Tower Hundreds of individuals supporting the fight against lung cancer joined special guests from the MGH, the Massachusetts chapter of the Lung Cancer Alliance, WCVB-TV’s Heather Unruh, and state public health and public policy leaders for a touching candlelight vigil at the Prudential Center Courtyard Nov. 20.

Palliative care

MGH Hotline 08.27.10 Integrating palliative care early in the treatment of advanced lung cancer not only improved patients' mood and quality of life, but also extended their lives.

Lung cancer patients receiving palliative care had improved quality of life, extended survival

Integrating palliative care early in the treatment of patients with advanced lung cancer not only improved their mood and quality of life, it also extended their lives.

Hematology/Oncology
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-4000
Fax: 617-724-1135