Michelle Shayne is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Oncology in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York. Dr. Shayne received her training at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Shayne is the Director of the Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, responsible for the subspecialty medical education of ten fellows. Dr. Shayne's clinical and research interests are in breast cancer and survivorship. She is the Clinical Co-Director of the Judy DiMarzo Survivorship Program at the Wilmot Cancer Center.
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Dr. Shayne is Assistant Professor of Medicine in Hematology/Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She obtained her bachelor's degree from the Eastman School of Music and master's degree from the Julliard School before returning to the University of Rochester to obtain her medical degree. She remained at Strong Memorial Hospital for her internship and residency in Internal Medicine. She them completed her oncology fellowship training at Harvard's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Mass. In addition to her clinical practice at Comprehensive Breast Care at Pluta, Dr. Shayne serves as the Director of the Fellowship Program in Hematology/Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Her research interests include the study of chemotherapy-related toxicity in older cancer patients, and survivorship.