Judith E. Karp
Judith E. Karp is a Professor of oncology and medicine and a Director of the Leukemia program at the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center. She received her Medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine, completed internship and residency at Stanford University Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital, and completed her Oncology Fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. From 1990-1995, she served as a Special Assistant to Director, National Cancer Institute. Her research interests focus on the experimental therapeutics of acute leukemias, including development of timed sequential therapy, new biologic agents for older adults with acute leukemias, and new approaches to the treatment of refractory acute leukemias including secondary leukemias that evolve from myelodysplasia or from prior cytotoxic chemotherapies.
Biography Updated on 5 January 2011