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Orlando, FL 32806
Kendra Harris, MD, joined the Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center in 2015. Dr. Harris is board certified in radiation oncology and radiobiology. Dr. Harris is trained in proton therapy, a new advanced treatment instituted at Orlando Health in 2016. This therapy is only available in a few cancer centers nationwide.
Dr. Harris earned her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in the Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences at Johns Hopkins.
Prior to joining Orlando Health, Dr. Harris was a radiation oncologist at Northwest Montana Radiation Oncology. In addition to her current clinical work, which is focused on the treatment of head and neck, thoracic and gynecologic malignancies, she is also currently fulfilling a three-year appointment on the Metastatic/Recurrent Task Force with the National Cancer Institute Coordinating Center for Clinical Trials.
Dr. Harris has been published in multiple journals on issues related to patient safety and is a member of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO). In 2002, Dr. Harris was selected as a Rhodes Scholar and completed a Master of Science (MSc) degree focused on healthcare policy at Oxford University prior to attending medical school. In 2013, she earned the Frank L. Coulson Award for Clinical Excellence from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.