Chiara Battelli MD, PhD

Chiara Battelli MD, PhD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Affiliate Provider
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Chiara Battelli MD, PhD
  • Education
    Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Medical School, Italy

  • Residency
    Maine Medical Center
  • Board-Certified
    Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology

  • Fellowship
    Hematology/Oncology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Medical Center, Boston, MA

Dr. Chiara Battelli was born in Fabriano, Italy. She completed medical school and her Oncology Fellowship in Rome. Eager to learn more about the basic mechanism of cancer development, she moved to the US to work in the laboratory of Dr. Maciag at Maine Medical Center Research Institute. During this she met her husband, Mark, a very proud native of Portland, Maine.

After completing the PhD program, Dr. Battelli decided to remain in the United States to follow her lifelong dream of practicing medical oncology. She completed the Residency Program in Internal Medicine at Maine Medical Center and then the Fellowship Program in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston.

She returned to Maine and joined New England Cancer Specialists in September, 2013. Dr. Battelli became president and lead physician of the practice in 2018. Her practice focuses on the treatment of breast cancer. She is particularly interested in clinical and translational research, quality improvement, and medical education. In her spare time Dr. Battelli enjoys her family, her friends and her two English Setters. She loves to travel the world, to experience different cultures and their food.

Call 1-207-303-3300


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