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David Sinclaire Van Mater, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail: 102382, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-8111
Email address:

I am a pediatric oncologist with a specific interest in hereditary cancer syndromes and sarcoma. I also director of the Duke Comprehensive Neurofibromatosis Clinic where I see children and adults with neurofibromatosis type I and II, in addition to schwannomatosis. 

Education and Training

  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, 2009 - 2013
  • Pediatrics Internship and Residency, Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2006 - 2009
  • MD./PhD., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2006