Jennifer Veneris, MD, PhD, is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a Medical Oncologist in the gynecologic oncology program in Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers. Dr. Veneris joined the GYN program at DFCI in July 2018, where she is active in clinical and translational research in gynecologic malignancies, with interest in endocrine therapies and DNA damage repair in gynecologic malignancies.
Dr. Veneris received her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, Doctor of Medicine degree and Doctor of Philosophy in Cancer Biology at The University of Chicago, where she performed research on ovarian cancer metastatic colonization. She completed her Internal Medicine and Fellowship training in Hematology-Oncology at The University of Chicago Medicine in 2018, where she pursued research on the role of glucocorticoid receptor expression and function in chemotherapy resistance in gynecologic cancer.
Dr. Veneris is a recipient of awards and honors including a Conquer Cancer Foundation/American Society for Clinical Oncology Young Investigator Award.