Kelly Harkins, MD

Kelly Harkins, MD




Undergraduate: State University of New York at Stony Brook BS, Biology and Psychology, 1988 Medical School: The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1993 Internship: Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey 6/1993-6/1994 Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, New Jersey, 6/1994-6/1998 Fellowship: Women's Imaging, New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY, 7/1999-6/2000

Board Certification

National Board of Medical Examiners Diplomat 1996 Diplomat of the American Board of Radiology 1998


Harkins K, Tartter PI, Herman G, Squitieri R, Brower S and Keller R. Multivariate analysis of roentgenologic characteristics and risk factors for nonpalpable carcinoma of the breast. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Feb 1994 Vol 178 Edwards E, Harkins K, Ashby C and Wang R. Effects of 5 hydrosytrptamine 3 receptor agonists on phoshoinositedes hydrolysis in the rat fronto-cingulate and entorhinal cortices. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 256: 1025-1032, 1991. Edwards E, Harkins K, Wright G and Henn F. Modulation of (3H) paroxetine binding to the 5 hydroxytrptamine uptake site in an animal model of depression. J Neurochem 56:1581-1586, 1991 Edwards E, Harkins K, Wright G and Henn F. 5-HT1b receptors in an animal model of depression. Neuropharmacology 30: 101-105. 1991. Edwards E, Harkins K, Wright G and Henn F. Effects of bilateral adrenalectomy on the induction of learned helplessness behavior. Neuropsychopharmacolgy 3: 109-114, 1990. Edwards D, Whitaker-Azmitia PM and Harkins K. 5-HY 1a and 5-HT 1b agonists play a differential role on the respiratory frequency in rats. Neuropsychopharmacology 5:129-136, 1990. Ashby C, Edwards E, Harkins K and Wang RY. Effects of (+/-) -DOI on medial prefrontal cortex cells. A microiontophoretic study. Brain Research 498: 393-396. 1989 Ashby C, Edwards E, Harkins K and Wang RY. Characterization of 5-hydroxytrptamine. 3 receptors in the medial prefrontal cortex. A microiontophoretic study. Eur J Pharmacol 173: 193-196, 1989. Ashby C, Edwards E, Harkins K and Wang RY. Differentiation effect of typical and atypical antipsycholitic drugs on the suppressant action of 2-methlserotonin on medial prefrontal cortical cells: A microiontophoretic study. Eur J Pharmacol 166: 583-584, 1989.

Affiliations and Memberships

Chief Resident 1997-1998 Instructor for Radiology Technology School, Stamford Hospital 2000-2006 American Medical Association Fairfield County Medical Association American Medical Women's Association American College of Radiology New York Roentgen Ray Society Society for Breast Imaging Metropolitan Breast Cancer Society Cancer Committee, Stamford Hospital 2002-2006 Women's Health Committee, Stamford Hospital 2004-2006 Breast Center Steering Committee, Stamford Hospital Director 2003-2006 Director of the Women’s Breast Center, Stamford Hospital 2002-2006 Multidisciplinary Breast Committee, St. Vincent’s Medical Center 2007-present Medical Director of the Swim Across the Sound Women’s Breast Center at St. Vincent’s Medical Center 2006-present