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Cheryl Mensah, MD

Healthcare Provider
Assistant Professor
Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue
New York, New York, United States

Cheryl Mensah is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weil Cornell School of Medicine and Assistant Attending Physician at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Mensah is part of the Weil Cornell Hematology and Medical Oncology Non-Malignant Hematology Program. She cares for patients with non-malignant hematologic diseases with a special interest in sickle cell disease and thalassemia.

Dr. Mensah received her undergraduate B.A. at Cornell University. Afterwards, she returned to Michigan to receive her medical degree at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. She completed her internal medicine residency and hematology-oncology fellowship training at Northwell Health Zucker School of Medicine formerly Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine. During her training she won the Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Oncology Resident Travel Award.

She was a member of the Long Island Jewish Sickle Cell Disease Task Force. This is a committee of hospitalists, primary care providers, and hematologists interested in improving the care of sickle cell disease patients at Long Island Jewish Hospital. Currently Dr. Mensah is a member of the American Society of Hematology, American Federation of Medical Research, and the American College of Physicians-Internal Medicine. She has an expertise in blood disorder, sickle cell disease sickle cell disease with crisis and thalassemia. Dr. Mensah is board certified in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology.

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