Kevin Kalinsky, MD, MS


Titles and Roles

Professor, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Louisa and Rand Glenn Family Chair in Breast Cancer Research
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Director, Glenn Family Breast Center
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Director, Breast Medical Oncology
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Medical Oncologist
Breast Cancer
Phase I Clinical Trials Unit
Cardio-Oncology Clinic
Research Program
Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics


Kevin Kalinsky, MD, MS, is professor in the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Kalinsky serves as the director of the Glenn Family Breast Center at Winship where he is tasked with fulfilling the vision to improve breast cancer outcomes by aligning research and education with cancer treatment and prevention. A breast cancer physician and investigator, Dr. Kalinsky's research focus is in developing new therapeutic approaches to patients with breast cancer.

Dr. Kalinsky is a member of the Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.


Dr. Kalinsky received his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina and a Masters in Biostatistics, Patient Oriented Research Track from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. His training included a Residency and Medical Oncology Fellowship at Tufts-New England Medical Center, Breast Cancer Research Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Breast Cancer Advanced Oncology Fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.


Dr. Kalinsky's research is in the area of new drug development and therapies for patients with early stage and metastatic breast cancer. His work involves the development clinical trials to assess novel therapeutic agents in breast cancer based on tumor genomics. He is funded by a number of sources, including the National Institutes of Health and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.


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Dr. Kalinsky is a recipient of the Ewig Clinical Scholar Teaching Award from Columbia University, NCI Cancer Clinical Investigator Team Leadership Award, Physician of Impact Award from Susan G. Komen Greater NYC, and SWOG Career Engagement Award.

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