Timothy M. Kuzel, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Hematology
  • Oncology


Timothy M. Kuzel, MD is Professor of Medicine at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and an attending physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Additionally, he is the Director of the Clinical Research Office at Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.

Dr. Kuzel received his medical degree from the University of Michigan. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine, as well as a fellowship in hematology/oncology at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. He is board certified in hematology, oncology, and internal medicine, and is a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners.

Dr. Kuzel received the American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Career Development Award and was the recipient of a teaching award from the Feinberg School of Medicine. He has authored or co-authored over 250 journal articles, editorials, and book chapters and co-wrote Cancer Treatment and Research: Immunoconjugate Therapy of Hematologic Malignancies and the Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center Handbook of Hematology/Oncology.

Dr. Kuzel participates with numerous national, state, hospital, university/medical school, and cancer center committees and is an active member of professional societies such as the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group and the International Society for Biologic Therapy of Cancer. Dr. Kuzel is member of the NCCN Kidney/Testicular Cancer Panel and the NCCN Bladder Cancer Panel.


  • Medical Education
    University of Michigan Medical School - 1984
  • Residency
    Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu - 1987
  • Fellowship
    Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu - 1989


  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology


Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 21-100

Chicago, IL 60611



  • Bladder Cancer
  • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lymphomas
  • Melanoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Urologic Cancers


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