Dr. Peter S. Hammerman MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Peter Hammerman is a medical oncologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 5 years. Dr. Hammerman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 117 doctors at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Ranked #5 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2006 - 2008

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2008 - 2011

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 2006

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 3 years in Medical Oncology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Acquired Resistance to Dasatinib in Lung Cancer Cell Lines Conferred by DDR2 Gatekeeper Mutation and NF1 Loss.
Beauchamp, E. M.,Woods, B. A.,Dulak, A. M.,Tan, L.,Xu, C.,Gray, N. S.,Bass, A. J.,Wong, K. K.,Meyerson, M.,Hammerman, P. S.

Frequent mutation of receptor protein tyrosine phosphatases provides a mechanism for STAT3 hyperactivation in head and neck cancer.
Lui, V. W.,Peyser, N. D.,Ng, P. K.,Hritz, J.,Zeng, Y.,Lu, Y.,Li, H.,Wang, L.,Gilbert, B. R.,General, I. J.,Bahar, I.,Ju, Z.,Wang, Z.,Pendleton, K. P.,Xiao, X.,Du, Y.,Vries, J. K.,Hammerman, P. S.,Garraway, L. A.,Mills, G. B.,Johnson, D. E.,Grandis, J. R.

Activation of the PD-1 Pathway Contributes to Immune Escape in EGFR-Driven Lung Tumors.
Akbay, E. A.,Koyama, S.,Carretero, J.,Altabef, A.,Tchaicha, J. H.,Christensen, C. L.,Mikse, O. R.,Cherniack, A. D.,Beauchamp, E. M.,Pugh, T. J.,Wilkerson, M. D.,Fecci, P. E.,Butaney, M.,Reibel, J. B.,Soucheray, M.,Cohoon, T. J.,Janne, P. A.,Meyerson, M.,Hayes, D. N.,Shapiro, G. I.,Shimamura, T.,Sholl, L. M.,Rodig, S. J.,Freeman, G. J.,Hammerman, P. S.,Dranoff, G.,Wong, K. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • 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
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