Wendy Stock, MD

Professor of Medicine

Dr. Wendy Stock is an authority in the medical management of all types of leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes. She collaborates with other oncologists around the world through the National Cancer Institute and the Cancer and Leukemia Group B to help identify and develop better approaches to chemotherapy and other cancer treatments.

Dr. Stock's laboratory focuses on studies to determine the clinical significance of the molecular detection and monitoring of minimal residual disease (MRD) states following treatment for leukemia and lymphoma. The laboratory is a national reference laboratory for several of these studies. Dr. Stock is also developing novel technology to measure tyrosine kinase activity in leukemia cells as a method for predicting response to treatment with novel targeted kinase inhibitors.

She serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Clinical Oncology and has published papers and reviews in many esteemed medical journals. She has also spoken at international and national conferences on leukemia.

Practice Locations

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Medical School

Rush University Medical College

Residency and Fellowship

The University of Chicago Medicine

Languages Spoken


Office Phone

(773) 834-8982

Office Fax

(773) 702-0963

Office Postal Address

Wendy Stock, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2115
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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More About Dr. Stock

Dr. Stock is the co-director of the Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer (AYA) Program at the University of Chicago Medicine. Read how the clinic’s first patient, 24-year-old Jenn Georges, benefited from a clinical trail designed to battle leukemia in this distinct patient group.

Dr. Stock is featured in a story about a patient with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) who enrolled in a unique clinical trial involving transplantation of stem cells from both a half-match donor and from donated umbilical cord stem cells.

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Stock's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.