Helen Chew, M.D.

Helen K. Chew, M.D.

Specialties

Cancer

Hematology Oncology

Internal Medicine

Department

Internal Medicine

Title

  • Director of the Clinical Breast Cancer Program
  • Professor
  • Director, Hematology and Oncology Fellowship Program
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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-362-5566
916-734-5959

Additional Phone Numbers

Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566

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.

Division

Hematology and Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Education

M.D., University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1991

B.S., Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1986

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

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

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