Claire Hacking MS

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology

818 Harrison Ave | (617) 638-7073
Claire Hacking

Hematology & Medical Oncology


Claire received a BS in Genetic Biology from Purdue University, an MPH from the University of Utah and an MS in Genetic Counseling from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. While completing her MPH Claire had the opportunity to participate in a global health study abroad in Ghana working on health promotion research and worked as a graduate assistant at the Huntsman Cancer Institute conducting research on the long term care of pediatric cancer survivors. Claire’s clinical interests include cancer genetics, public health, and increasing access to genetics services. She is currently affiliated with Boston Medical Center.


Genetic Counseling, MS, University of Arkansas, 2017

Public Health, MPH, University of Utah, 2015

Ecology/Environmental Biology, BS, Purdue University, 2012


Published on 10/30/2020

McGuinness M, Fassi E, Wang C, Hacking C, Ellis V. Breast cancer polygenic risk scores in the clinical cancer genetic counseling setting: Current practices and impact on patient management. J Genet Couns. 2021 04; 30(2):588-597. PMID: 33124135.

Published on 5/21/2020

Mann K, Wu YP, Pannier ST, Hacking C, Warner EL, Rosen S, Acharya A, Wright J, Gerdy C, Kirchhoff AC. Healthcare provider perspectives on pediatric cancer survivorship care plans: a single institution pilot study. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Feb; 29(2):697-706. PMID: 32435970.

Published on 4/13/2019

Pannier ST, Mann K, Warner EL, Rosen S, Acharya A, Hacking C, Gerdy C, Wright J, Wu YP, Kirchhoff AC. Survivorship care plan experiences among childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients and their families. BMC Pediatr. 2019 04 13; 19(1):111. PMID: 30979365.

Published on 12/1/2015

Warner EL, Wu YP, Hacking CC, Wright J, Spraker-Perlman HL, Gardner E, Kirchhoff AC. An Assessment to Inform Pediatric Cancer Provider Development and Delivery of Survivor Care Plans. J Cancer Educ. 2015 Dec; 30(4):677-84. PMID: 25893925.

Published on 1/10/2015

Nam GE, Kaul S, Wu YP, Nelson RE, Wright J, Fluchel MN, Hacking CC, Kirchhoff AC. A meta-analysis of body mass index of adolescent and adult survivors of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Sep; 9(3):412-21. PMID: 25576213.

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