Education

Harvard University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 1997, History and Science
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, M.D., 2002, Medicine
University of California, San Francisco, Internship and Residency, 2005, Internal Medicine
University of California, San Francisco, Fellowship, 2009, Hematology/Oncology

Honors & Awards

  • 1993
    Westinghouse Semi-Finalist
  • 1999
    American Society of Hematology Summer Medical Student Award (Declined in favor of NIH grant)
  • 1999
    NIH Cancer Short-term Training Grant
  • 2003
    Intern of the Year Award, Department of Internal Medicine, UCSF
  • 2005
    Chief Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, UCSF
  • 2012
    Oncology Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Hematology/Oncology, UCSF

Selected Publications

  1. Berchuck JE, Meyer CS, Zhang N, Berchuck CM, Trivedi NN, Cohen B, Wang S Association of Mental Health Treatment With Outcomes for US Veterans Diagnosed With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.  View on PubMed
  2. Zuniga KB, Borno H, Chan JM, Van Blarigan EL, Friedlander TW, Wang S, Zhang L, Kenfield SA The Problem of Underrepresentation: Black Participants in Lifestyle Trials Among Patients with Prostate Cancer.  View on PubMed
  3. Vella M, Meyer CS, Zhang N, Cohen BE, Whooley MA, Wang S, Hope MD Association of Receipt of Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Mortality in the Veterans Affairs Health Care System.  View on PubMed
  4. Jacob E Berchuck, Craig Meyer, Ning Zhang, Neil Trivedi, Beth Cohen, Sunny Wang Disparities in lung cancer outcomes for veterans with comorbid mental disorders.  View on PubMed
  5. Lowenstein M, Vijayaraghavan M, Burke NJ, Karliner L, Wang S, Peters M, Lozano A, Kaplan CP Real-world lung cancer screening decision-making: Barriers and facilitators.  View on PubMed
  6. Wang S, Drye BD, Cornett PA The Team Approach to Advanced Cancer Care-Redefining the Gold Standard.  View on PubMed
  7. Melisa L. Wong, Sunny Wang, Ying Shi, Curtis J Wozniak, Louise C Walter Impact of comorbidity and age on survival among older veterans with early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).  View on PubMed
  8. Wong ML, Clarke CA, Yang J, Hwang J, Hiatt RA, Wang S Incidence of non-small-cell lung cancer among California Hispanics according to neighborhood socioeconomic status.  View on PubMed
  9. Wang S, Wong ML, Hamilton N, Davoren JB, Jahan TM, Walter LC Impact of age and comorbidity on non-small-cell lung cancer treatment in older veterans.  View on PubMed
  10. Ponzo F, Zhuang H, Liu FM, Lacorte LB, Moussavian B, Wang S, Alavi A Tc-99m sulfur colloid and Tc-99m tagged red blood cell methods are comparable for detecting lower gastrointestinal bleeding in clinical practice.  View on PubMed

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