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Department of Internal Medicine

Helen K. Chew, M.D. View profile as PDF

Helen K. Chew

Helen K. Chew welcomes LGBT patients.

Clinical Interests

Helen K. Chew is the leader of the UC Davis Cancer Center clinical breast cancer program. She is responsible for coordinating surgical, medical and radiation oncology services and clinical trials for breast cancer. Her research interest involve novel treatments for breast cancer, serum tumor markers, complications of , cancer, including thromboembolism, and treatment-related cognitive dysfunction.

Title:

Director of the Clinical Breast Cancer Program
Professor
Director, Hematology and Oncology Fellowship Program

Specialty:

Cancer, Hematology and Oncology, Internal Medicine

Department:

Internal Medicine

Division:

Hematology and Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation:

Address/Phone:

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-5959
Phone: 800-800--362-5566

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566

Education:

M.D., University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1991
B.S., Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1986

Internships:

University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1991

Residency:

University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1994

Fellowships:

University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1998

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1995
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 2007

Professional Memberships:

American Society of Clinical Oncology
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Southwest Oncology Group

Select Honors and Awards:

Find a Cure Award, South Placer Breast Cancer Endowment, 2007

Joyce Raley Teel Award for outstanding dedication to the cause of breast cancer, 2006

Christine & Helen Landgraf Memorial Award, 2001

VA Career Development Award, 1998

Select Recent Publications:

For a comprehensive list of Dr. Chew's publications, please click here (opens new window).

To see if Helen K. Chew is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).