Thuy Tran, MD,PhD

Specialty

Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Conditions & Treatments

Melanoma, Renal Cell Carcinoma


Biography

Dr. Tran is an Instructor of Medicine (Medical Oncology) and cares for patients with melanoma, prostate, and genitourinary cancers at Smilow Cancer Hospital in New Haven and at the West Haven Veterans Administration Hospital Cancer Center. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital and participated in the ABIM Physician-Scientist Research Pathway. She received her medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. 

This year, Dr. Tran received funding through the YCC K12 Calabresi Immuno-Oncology Training Program (IOTP) to support her work looking at anti-PD-1 and anti-VEGFR in brain metastases. In 2019 she received a five-year grant through the Yale Cancer Center-Advanced Training Program for Physician-scientists (YCC-ATPP) for her work Models of Melanoma Brain Metastasis-Associated Vasogenic Edema and Development of Novel Anti-Edema Therapies.

Gender

Female

Language(s)

English

Locations

Education & Training

Education

Emory University;Vanderbilt University

Internship

Yale New Haven Hospital

Residency

Yale New Haven Hospital

Fellowship

Yale New Haven Hospital