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Rachel
Yung
M.D.

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Physician & Research Faculty
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Academic
Associate Professor, Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine
Associate Program Director, UW/FH Hematology-Oncology Fellowship
Assistant Professor, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Clinical Director of SCCA Breast Cancer Prevention and Wellness
Sites of Practice
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Photo: Fred Hutch

Education, Training, Board Certifications

  • M.D., Harvard University 
  • Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
  • Fellowship in Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute 
  • Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine 
  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine 

Clinical Expertise   

  • Breast cancer 

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Publications

Research and/or clinical interests  

Dr. Rachel Yung is a medical oncologist who studies new ways to treat breast cancer. She leads clinical trials that aim to identify unique signatures on cancer cells that could help improve outcomes and reduce side effects from treatments such as chemotherapy and hormone therapy. Dr. Yung also studies how lifestyle can influence the quality of care, patient-reported outcomes, prevention and survivorship of cancer.