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Yuhchyau Chen, M.D., Ph.D.

Cancer, Radiation Oncology

Clinical Interests

Head & Neck, Thyroid Cancer, Throat Cancer; Lung Cancer; Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2171

Fax: (585) 275-1531

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Credentials

Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology

Education

1976
BS | National Taiwan University
Arts & Sciences

1988
PhD | Univ of Washington
Experimental Pathology

1990
MD | Univ Washington Sch Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1992 - 07/01/1995
Fellowship in Clinical Fellow at Harvard Medical School

07/01/1991 - 07/01/1995
Residency in Radiation Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital

07/01/1990 - 06/30/1992
Internship in Transitional at Virginia Mason Medical Center

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Awards

2013 - Present
Richard T. Bell Endowed Professorship in Radiation Oncology
Sponsor: Department of Radiation Oncology
Location: University of Rochester

2013 - 2014
Educator of the Year
Sponsor: Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology

2012 - 2013
Philip Rubin Professorship in Radiation Oncology
Sponsor: Department of Radiation Oncology
Location: University of Rochester

2012 - 2013
Fellow
Sponsor: Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine
Location: Drexel University College of Medicine

2011 - 2012
Patient and Family Centered Care Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester

2001 - 2002
Educator of the Year
Sponsor: The Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology

1997 - 1998
Buswell Fellowship Award
Sponsor: Department of Medicine
Location: University of Rochester

1995 - 1996
George Casarett Research Excellence Award
Sponsor: Department of Radiation Oncology
Location: University of Rochester

1993 - 1994
Clinical Oncology Fellowship
Sponsor: American Cancer Society

1986 - 1990
Course Honors
Sponsor: University of Washington School of Medicine

1983 - 1984
Graduate School Research Assistantship
Location: University of Washington School of Medicine

1982 - 1983
Research Assistantship in Surgery
Sponsor: University of Washington School of Medicine

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Publications

Journal Articles

12/2018
Zhu R, Yang X, Xue X, Shen M, Chen F, Chen X, Tsai Y, Keng PC, Chen Y, Lee SO, Chen Y. "Neuroendocrine differentiation contributes to radioresistance development and metastatic potential increase in non-small cell lung cancer." Biochimica et biophysica acta. Molecular cell research.. 2018 Dec 0; 1865(12):1878-1890. Epub 2018 Sep 15.

11/2018
Kerns S, Chuang KH, Hall W, Werner Z, Chen Y, Ostrer H, West C, Rosenstein B. "Radiation biology and oncology in the genomic era." The British journal of radiology.. 2018 Nov 0; 91(1091):20170949. Epub 2018 Jun 14.

11/2018
Cummings MA, Ma SJ, Hermann G, Serra L, Syed Y, Malhotra HK, Chen Y, Milano MT, Gomez-Suescun JA, Singh DP, Singh AK. "Comparison of Single- and Five-fraction Regimens of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Peripheral Early-stage Non-small-cell Lung Cancer: A Two-institution Propensity-matched Analysis." Clinical lung cancer.. 2018 Nov 0; 19(6):511-517. Epub 2018 Jul 30.

Books & Chapters

2014
Chapter Title: Upper Respiratory and Digestive System: Pharynx, Larynx, and Xerostomia
Book Title: ALERT-Adverse Late Effects of Cancer Treatment
Author List: Mittal B; Chen Y; Eisbruch A
Edited By: Rubin P; Constine LS; Marks LB
Published By: Springer-Verlag 2014 in Berlin Heidelberg

2011
Chapter Title: Translational Research in Lung Cancer
Book Title: Advances in Radiation Oncology in Lung Cancer
Author List: Singh D; Bylund K; Chen Y
Edited By: Jeremic B
Published By: Springer-Verlag GmbH 2011 in Heidelberg

2007
Chapter Title: Advances in Chemoradiation Treatment of Locoregionally Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Book Title: Lung Cancer: Translational & Emerging Therapies
Author List: Milano MT, Chen Y
Edited By: Pandya K, Brahmer JU, Hidalgo M
Published By: Taylor and Francis 2007 in New York, NY

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