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

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

Patient Care Settings

Cancer, Radiation Oncology

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

3/14/2019
Sun A, Hu C, Wong SJ, Gore E, Videtic G, Dutta S, Suntharalingam M, Chen Y, Gaspar LE, Choy H. "Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation vs Observation in Patients With Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Long-term Update of the NRG Oncology/RTOG 0214 Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA oncology.. 2019 Mar 14; Epub 2019 Mar 14.

2/14/2019
Bruner DW, Pugh SL, Lee WR, Dignam JJ, Low D, Swanson GP, Shah AB, Malone S, Michalski JM, Dayes IS, Seaward SA, Nguyen PL, Hall WA, Pisansky TM, Chen Y, Sandler HM, Movsas B. "Quality of Life in Patients With Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Treated With Hypofractionated vs Conventional Radiotherapy: A Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA oncology.. 2019 Feb 14; Epub 2019 Feb 14.

2/14/2019
Singh D, Chen Y, Cummings MA, Milano MT. "Inoperable Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumors: Local Control Rates With Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy/Hypofractionated RT With Image-Guided Radiotherapy." Clinical lung cancer.. 2019 Feb 14; Epub 2019 Feb 14.

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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