Pooja Rao, MD, MSCE

Pooja Rao, MD,  MSCE
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Academic Appointments

Director, Penn State Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program

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Professional Education


Medical School, University of Rochester Medical Center (New York) - 2008


Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - 2015


Residency, Internal Medicine/ Pediatrics Brown University School of Medicine (Rhode Island) - 2012


Internship, Internal Medicine Brown University School of Medicine (Rhode Island) - 2009

Research Interests

  • Supportive care services of adolescents and young adults with cancer

Academic Interests

  • Adolescent and young adult oncology


  • 2018, Four Diamonds Project Support Grant
  • 2018, Junior Faculty Development Program Project Support Grant