John Wong, MD

John Baak-shin Wong, MD

Professor of Medicine



BS, Biology, Haverford College
MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine



Campus: Boston

Contact Information

Office Phone: 617-636-1545
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Graduate Programs

Clinical & Translational Science


Research Synopsis

My research has focused on the application of decision analysis to medical issues to help patients, physicians, and policymakers choose among alternative tests, treatments or policies. Areas of interest in my lab include the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease, screening for cancer, management of chronic hepatitis C, selection of organ transplant candidates, biologic therapies for rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn's disease and psoriatic arthritis, and HIV therapy.

Apply to the Sackler School


The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research