Irene Cherrick, MD

Irene Cherrick, MD
Appointed 06/29/92
4300 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Hematology and Oncology, Pediatric Palliative Care
  • Upstate Cancer Center: Pediatrics


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 1992, Peds Heme/Onc
  • Residency: Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 1989
  • MD: Albany Medical College, NY, 1986

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Palliative Care; Treatment of all pediatric malignancies. Perinatal palliative care.

Research Interests

  • Pediatric Palliative Care; pediatric malignancies - Principal Investigator for Children's Oncology Group

Clinical Trials

  • The Epidemiology of Diamond Blackfan Anemia: The Diamond Blackfan Anemia Registry
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Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine


  • Children

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
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