Kathleen Ann Cooney MD

Professor, Medical Oncology
Specialties: 
Medical Oncology
Clinical Interests:

Hematology/Oncology and Genitourinary Oncology
 

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Locations

U of M Internal Medicine Oncology

Cancer Center Floor B1 Reception D
1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5913
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-647-8903
Fax:
734-647-8860

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1984

Residency

  • University of Michigan Health System, Internal Medicine, MI, 1987

  • University of Michigan Health System, Internal Medicine, MI, 1988

Fellowship

  • Hematology/Medical Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, 1991

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow American College of Physicians

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine

  • Medical Oncology

Research

Prostate cancer - genetic aspects

Biography

Dr. Kathleen Cooney received her undergraduate degree in biochemistry magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire. She received her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then moved on to the University of Michigan where she completed residency training in internal medicine and a fellowship in hematology/oncology. Dr. Cooney joined the U-M faculty in 1991, where her clinical interests are primarily in the medical management of prostate and bladder cancers. Dr. Cooney's research focuses on the identification of genetic defects in sporadic and hereditary forms of prostate cancer. She has established a clinical database to study the inheritance pattern of prostate cancer that has provided an infrastructure for hereditary prostate cancer research at the University of Michigan.

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