Education: Doctor of Medicine: State University of New York (SUNY) at Brooklyn (New York, NY)
Residency: Internal Medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center (New York City, NY)
Fellowship: Hematology and Oncology, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center (New York City, NY)
Board Certification: Internal Medicine and Oncology
Member: American Society of Clinical Oncology; American Society of Hematology;
American Association for Cancer Research
After earning her bachelor’s degree summa cum laude from Binghamton University, Dr. Specht went on to medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center at Brooklyn, New York. She completed her internship and residency at Columbia University and went on for a three-year fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Specht earned several awards during her training, including the 2010 Physician of the Year/Fellow of the Year from Columbia University, the 2010 Hecht Early Investigator Award from the Society of Integrative Oncology, and the 2011 Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Clinical Oncology for her research in breast cancer prevention.