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