Sue Yom, MD, PhD

Title 
Associate Professor
Degrees 
MD, PhD
Phone 
+1 415 353-7175
Fax 
+1 415 353-9883
Address 
1600 Divisadero, Rm H1031
UCSF Box 1708
San Francisco, CA 94115
United States
About Me 

I am a radiation oncologist who specializes in the treatment of head and neck, skin and thoracic cancers.

Major research interests include:

- clinical management of head and neck, lung, and skin cancers
- technical innovations in radiation therapy
- novel combinations of targeted therapy and immunotherapy with radiation
- virally driven cancers such as humanpapillomavirus, Epstein-Barr virus, and Merkel cell polyomavirus
- biomarkers for radiation responsiveness or resistance
- radioprotectants
- preclinical development of radiation sensitizers
- patient-centered decision making
- outcomes research in the context of high-value care