• Ann H. Partridge, MD, MPH

    Vice Chair of Medical Oncology,
    Founder and Director, Program for Young Women with Breast Cancer,
    Director, Adult Survivorship Program,
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical Center

    Ann Partridge, MD, MPH is a medical oncologist and clinical researcher focused on improving the care and outcomes of patients with cancer, with a particular focus on psychosocial and behavioral issues for women with breast cancer.  She founded and directs the Program for Young Women with Breast Cancer, and serves as the Director of the Adult Survivorship Program at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center. She serves on several committees including as co-Chair of the Alliance for Clinical Trials Breast Committee and Chair for the Federal Advisory Committee to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on Breast Cancer in Young Women.

    Dr. Partridge has published numerous manuscripts and lectures both nationally and internationally on issues of cancer survivorship and young women with breast cancer in particular. She has received several awards and grants including an American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Improving Cancer Care Grant, LIVESTRONG Foundation Survivorship Award, Tracy Starr Breast Cancer Research Fund Award, and serves as a Susan G. Komen Scholar and Fellow of ASCO.

    Dr. Partridge graduated from Georgetown University, earned her MD at Cornell University, trained in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and completed hematology and medical oncology fellowships at DFCI.  She received a master’s degree in public health at the Harvard School of Public Health.