About Rebecca Heist, MD, MPH

Clinical Interests:



Thoracic Oncology
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-4000
Fax: 617-726-0453

Medical Education

  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • MPH, Harvard T. H Chan School of Public Health
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

American Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance Plans

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My research focuses on tumor genetics and targeted therapy in lung cancer, and I lead clinical trials of novel agents in lung cancer.