Meghan Higman

Meghan A. Higman

Meghan A. Higman MD, PhD

UBMD Pediatrics


Pediatric Hematology-Oncology; Pediatrics



Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Pediatrics

Physician Gender:



UBMD at Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Katherine, Anne and Donna Gioia Pediatric Hematology Oncology Center
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Elm and Carlton Streets
Ground Floor
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: (716) 845-4447
Fax: (716) 845-3588
Accepting new patients

Insurance Accepted:

  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Coventry
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Independent Health Medisource
  • Lifetime Benefit Solutions / RMSCO
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Healthcare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • WellCare
  • Workers Comp
  • YourCare

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Education and Training:

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Oncology and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh (1998)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh (1996)
  • PhD, Biochemistry, University at Buffalo, magna cum laude (1995)
  • MD, Medicine, University at Buffalo, magna cum laude (1995)
  • BA, Chemistry, Niagara University, summa cum laude (1986)
  • BS, Biology, Niagara University, summa cum laude (1986)

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Female Graduate of Niagara Catholic High School (2004)
  • American Cancer Society: Mid-Atlantic Task Team Recognition for Outstanding Medical Team Leadership (2003)
  • Western New York Branch of the American Society for Microbiology: Erwin Neter Award (1993)
  • Niagara University: Dr. Thomas H. Morton Medal for Excellence in Biology (1986)
  • Father Dana Duggan Award (1986)
  • Castle Connolly Medical Ltd: America‘s Top Doctors (2014-2018)

Research Profile:

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