Dr. Morikawa joined the faculty in August 2014. She earned her BMus and MMus in Piano Performance at the Boston University School of Arts. She then completed an MPH in Epidemiology & Biostatistics at the Boston University School of Public Health, followed by a PhD in Epidemiology, and her MD from Emory University in Atlanta. Dr. Morikawa completed her Internal Medicine residency at Emory University followed by a Medical Oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York. She has already earned numerous honors, most recently the ASCO/Conquer Cancer Foundation Gianni Bonadonna Breast Cancer Research Fellowship in 2013. Dr. Morikawa’s research interest is metastatic breast cancer with a special focus in brain and leptomeningeal metastases. She is treating breast cancer patients in the Cancer Center.