About Marcia Browne, MD

Medical School
Georgetown University School of Medicine

Internship and Residency
Internal Medicine
New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Medical Oncology
National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health

Departments, Centers, & Programs:

Clinical Interests:



55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-4000
Phone: 617-726-6500

Nantucket Cottage Hospital
57 Prospect Street
Nantucket, MA 02554
Phone: 508-825-8165
Fax: 508-825-8172

Medical Education

  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Fellowship, National 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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  • Select Publications:

    • Browne, M.J.,;and Pizzo, P.A. Excess prevalence of Pneumocystis Carinii pneumonia in lymphoma patients treated with combination chemotherapy. Ann Intern Med. 1986; 104:338-344.
    • Pizzo, P.A., Hiemenz, J., Hathorn, J.W., Browne, M.J.,Wesley, R.A. Randomized trial comparing Ceftazadime alone with combination antibiotic therapy in cancer patients with fever and neutropenia. N. Engl. J. Med. 1986; 315:522-559.
    • Browne, M.J., et al and Pizzo, P.A. Infectious complications of intraventricular reservoirs in cancer patients. Review of Infectious Disease 1987; 6:182-189.
    • Browne, M.J., Glatstein, E. et. al.Pizzo, P. A randomized trial of open lung biopsy versus empiric antimicrobial therapy in cancer patients with diffuse pulmonary infiltrates. Journal of Clinical Oncol 8: No. 2, 222-229, 1990.