Dr. Adam Lerner MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Adam Lerner is a medical oncologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Lerner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

Are you Dr. Adam Lerner? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Clinical Interests: Oncology, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Sarcoma

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Medical Center
High performing in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1986

Dana - Farber Cancer Institute
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1988 - 1991

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Amherst College
Other Training, 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

DOD Breast Cancer Idea Award

Career Development Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Leukemia Society of America Translational Research Award

Research Award, American Cancer Society, Massachusetts Division

Leukemia Society of America Special Fellowship

Phi Beta Kappa, Amherst College

Magna Cum Laude, Amherst College

Publications & Presentations

Primary cutaneous CD56 positive lymphoma: a diagnostic conundrum in an unusual case of lymphoma
Schieke SM, Sharaf M, Lerner A, Runger T, Mahalingam M 2012 1 1

AND-34/BCAR3 augments the ability of p130Cas to bind the Src SH3 domain in a BCAR3-p130Cas complex-dependent manner
Makkinje A, VandenBorre P, Near RI, Patel P and Lerner A 2012 1 1

Chemotherapy as treatment for colocolonic intussusception associated with acquired immunodeficiency-related lymphoma
Lerner A, Soto J and Rosen J 2011 1 1

See all 53 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by



Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.