Dr. Dhawan is an assistant professor in Medical Oncology. She completed her medical oncology fellowship training at UCSF in 2018 and remained on as a faculty member in the Division of Oncology. She is an assistant professor working in the P1 or Experimental Therapeutics clinic for patients with advanced cancers and also specializes in the prevention and treatment of hereditary cancer syndromes in the Center for BRCA Research. Her research interests are focused on tumors with mutations in homologous recombination, novel drug targets and preventative measures for inherited cancer predisposition syndromes. She has served as medical director of the Cancer Risk and Prevention Program since 2020.
University of California, San Diego, BS, 2006, Bioengineering
University of California, San Diego, MD, 2011, Medicine
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, Residency, 2014, Internal Medicine
University of California, San Francisco Fellowship, 2017, Hematology/Oncology