Dr. Michael Isakoff

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Dr. Isakoff is the site Principal Investigator of Beat Childhood Cancer (formerly NMTRC) at Connecticut Children’s, the Clinical Director of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, and Medical Director of the Clinical Trials Unit at Connecticut Children’s.

Appointments: (860)-545-9630 to schedule.

282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: (860) 545-9630

E-mail: misakoff@connecticutchildrens.org

Dr. Isakoff is a Pediatric Oncologist and is the Clinical Director of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford, CT.

Dr. Isakoff is an Associate Professor at the Uconn School of Medicine. His research interests include clinical trial development for children, adolescent, and young adults with refractory cancers. As the site principal investigator for Beat Childhood Cancer (formerly NMTRC) Dr. Isakoff and the clinical trials team at CT Children’s has successfully opened new Phase I and II trials for patients with a variety of cancer diagnoses, including Molecular Guided Therapy trials using precision medicine based on genomic analysis of pediatric tumors. Beat Childhood Cancer is a collaborative team of over 40 distinguished universities and children’s hospitals that have joined together to offer a national network of clinical trials. Through the collaboration with Beat Childhood Cancer, Dr. Isakoff hopes to provide world class cutting edge therapies to patients close to home.

August 1995 – April, 1999

New York University, New York, NY

Doctor of Medicine

June 1999 – June 2002

Yale University, New Haven, CT

Pediatric Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital

July 2002 – June 2005

Harvard University, Boston, MA

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Boston Children’s Hospital/ Dana Farber Cancer Institute