About Matthew Strickland, MD

Dr. Strickland is a medical oncologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He completed his internal medicine training at Boston Medical Center followed by Hematology and Oncology fellowship training at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s hospital. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology and belongs to several oncology research organizations including American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and American Association of Cancer Research (AACR). His work has been published in multiple journals including Cancer Discovery, Nature Communications and Clinical Cancer Research.

As a medical oncologist within the multidisciplinary gastrointestinal oncology group at MGH, Dr. Strickland works with other specialists such as surgeons, radiation oncologists and others to develop personalized, cutting edge therapeutic plans for patients. His research focus includes developing clinical trials to discover better therapies and improve outcomes for patients with GI cancers. Originally from Alberta, Canada, he is an avid ice hockey fan, enjoys flying as a private pilot and diving as a certified SCUBA diver.

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Mass General Cancer Center
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-5130
Phone: 877-726-5130

Medical Education

  • MD, Boston University
  • Residency, Boston University Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

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

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