Katherine Harris, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology (Pediatric Cancer) | More

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.


Katherine Harris, MD, is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist who provides comprehensive, compassionate care to children of all ages who are suffering from cancer and blood disorders.

Dr. Harris specializes in diagnosing and treating hematologic malignancies, such as leukemia, lymphoma, immunodeficiencies and more. She also has expertise in first-line therapies for pediatric cancer, including stem cell transplant (bone marrow transplant) and cellular immunotherapy to deliver innovative treatment to complex conditions.

Dr. Harris understands and respects that when a child is diagnosed with pediatric cancer, the whole family is invested in their child’s care. This is why Dr. Harris’ goal is not only to treat her patients, but to also provide constant support to both the child and his/her families throughout treatment.

Medical Education

  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine


  • University of Tennessee Medical Center


  • Children's National Hospital
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2014

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • English