Abstract # 2740 Evaluation of Setup Variations in the Treatment of Esophageal Cancer Using Daily MVCT Localization

Presenter: Chen, Yi-Jen

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About the Presenter:
Yi-Jen Chen, MD, PhD Associate Director of GI Oncology Program, City of Hope National Medical Center At City of Hope since 2002, Dr. Chen is responsible for the GI Oncology Program within the Division of Radiation Oncology. He is a member of the NCCN Colon/Rectal/Anal Cancer Guideline Panel. His major research interests include novel combined chemoradiation therapy for gastrointestinal cancer, image-guided conformal radiotherapy such as Helical TomoTherapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and brachytherapy for breast cancer, head and neck cancer, prostate cancer, and gynecologic cancer. Dr. Chen received his medical degree from National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine in Taipei, Taiwan, and he received his doctorate from Tokyo Medical & Dental University. He completed a surgical residency at Taipei Municipal Jen-Ai Hospital and surgical fellowships at Tokyo Medical & Dental University and Veterans General Hospital in Taipei. Dr. Chen also completed an internship at Fairfax Hospital/Georgetown University and his residency in Radiation Oncology at the University of California Irvine Medical Center. Dr. Chen is certified in Radiation Oncology by the American Board of Radiology. Dr. Chen currently serves as an associate director of GI Oncology Program at City of Hope Medical Center. He is an assistant clinical professor of the University of California Irvine Medical Center and City of Hope Medical Center. He has authored or co-authored more than 20 articles that have appeared in publications such as Cancer Research; British Journal of Cancer; the American Journal of Clinical Pathology; the International Journal of Cancer and the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics.

Authors:
Y. Chen*, C. Han*, A. Liu*, T. E. Schultheiss*, R. D. Pezner*, N. Vora*, J. Y. C. Wong*. , City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA,

Author Disclosure:
Y. Chen, None; C. Han, None; A. Liu, None; T.E. Schultheiss, None; R.D. Pezner, None; N. Vora, None; J.Y.C. Wong, None.


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