Carolyn Fein Levy, MD

Dr. Carolyn Fein Levy is a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist at the Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY. She is an associate professor of Pediatrics at Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/ Northwell. Dr. Fein Levy is a graduate of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in NY.  She completed her residency in Pediatrics at Mount Sinai Medical Center in NY and her Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship in 2000, at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Dr. Fein Levy is the head of the Pediatric Oncology Rare Tumor and Sarcoma (PORTS) program at Cohen Children’s Medical Center. The PORTS Program is dedicated to the treatment of rare pediatric tumors, including bone tumors, soft tissue sarcomas, germ cell tumors, kidney and liver tumors as well as histiocytic disorders.  She leads the pediatric cancer predisposition syndrome and cancer risk program and is the principal investigator for Heathy Futures study, which incorporates family and personal history of cancer with multi-dimensional genomic profiling to understand how genetics may contribute to the development of cancer. Dr. Fein Levy is involved in several research trials studying the biology of solid tumors and the implementation of new drugs and treatment plans that improve the long-term survival of cancer patients.  Dr. Fein Levy has published multiple papers on a variety of topics and has presented her work nationally and internationally.  Dr. Fein Levy volunteers as the camp doctor for Chai Lifeline’s Camp Simcha since 1998 and since 2009 she has served as the associate medical director of the Camp Simcha Girls Medical Staff.  As a cancer survivor, she brings a unique combination of medical expertise and personal experience and serves as a role model and living illustration of all the possibilities of life after cancer.