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Cece Calhoun, MD, MPHS, MBA

Patient type treated
Child, Adult
Accepting new patients
Yes
Referral required
Not Applicable
Board Certified in
Pediatrics

Biography

Cecelia Calhoun, MD, MSPH, MBA, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology) in the Clinician-Scientist Track and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology/ Oncology). Dr. Calhoun cares for adolescents and young adults with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) as part of the Smilow Cancer Hospital Pediatric and Adult Hematology Programs and Director of the Adolescent-Young Adult Sickle Cell Program.

Her research focuses on the relationship between health literacy, self-management, and cognition in adolescent and young adult patients with SCD. In addition, she’s interested in conducting health services research to inform interventions and improve transitions of care for adolescents and young adults with SCD to adult care. 

Dr. Calhoun received her medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit and completed her clinical fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where she also received her MSPH. She recently received her MBA from the Yale University School of Management. In 2019, Dr. Calhoun received the Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Minority Health Leadership at Yale University, which is intended to give healthcare practitioners the leadership skills and the deep understanding of teams, markets, and organizations necessary to tackle major inequities in the U.S. healthcare system.

Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology)

Education & Training

  • MBA
    Yale University, School of Management (2021)
  • Saunders-Watkins Leadership Workshop
    National Institutes of Health (2018)
  • Advocacy Leadership Institute
    American Society of Hematology (2018)
  • Clinical Research Training Institute
    American Society of Hematology (2018)
  • MPHS
    Washington University in St Louis, Population Health Science (2017)
  • Clinical Fellow
    Washington University School of Medicine (2017)
  • Pediatric Resident
    Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners-Michigan State University (2014)
  • MD
    Wayne State University, Medicine (2011)
  • BA
    University of Michigan, Afro American Studies (2006)

Additional Information

Biography

Cecelia Calhoun, MD, MSPH, MBA, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology) in the Clinician-Scientist Track and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology/ Oncology). Dr. Calhoun cares for adolescents and young adults with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) as part of the Smilow Cancer Hospital Pediatric and Adult Hematology Programs and Director of the Adolescent-Young Adult Sickle Cell Program.

Her research focuses on the relationship between health literacy, self-management, and cognition in adolescent and young adult patients with SCD. In addition, she’s interested in conducting health services research to inform interventions and improve transitions of care for adolescents and young adults with SCD to adult care. 

Dr. Calhoun received her medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit and completed her clinical fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where she also received her MSPH. She recently received her MBA from the Yale University School of Management. In 2019, Dr. Calhoun received the Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Minority Health Leadership at Yale University, which is intended to give healthcare practitioners the leadership skills and the deep understanding of teams, markets, and organizations necessary to tackle major inequities in the U.S. healthcare system.

Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology)

Education & Training

  • MBA
    Yale University, School of Management (2021)
  • Saunders-Watkins Leadership Workshop
    National Institutes of Health (2018)
  • Advocacy Leadership Institute
    American Society of Hematology (2018)
  • Clinical Research Training Institute
    American Society of Hematology (2018)
  • MPHS
    Washington University in St Louis, Population Health Science (2017)
  • Clinical Fellow
    Washington University School of Medicine (2017)
  • Pediatric Resident
    Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners-Michigan State University (2014)
  • MD
    Wayne State University, Medicine (2011)
  • BA
    University of Michigan, Afro American Studies (2006)

Additional Information

  • Yale Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
    35 Park Street, Fl 7th
    New Haven, CT 06511