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Chika Rebecca Nwachukwu, MD $$

Radiation Oncologist

Assistant Instructor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
English,
UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
Mayo Medical School (2014)
Internship
Massachusetts General Hospital (2015), Internal Medicine
Residency
Stanford University School of Medicine (2019), Radiation Oncology
Graduate School
University of Chicago (2010)

Departments and Programs

Radiation Oncology
  • Research Interests

    • Women's health
    • Gynecologic malignancies
    • Global oncology initiatives with the goal of expanding the role of radiation oncologists in achieving more equitable health care for all global citizens through humanitarian outreach, education, and research
  • Publications

    • Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy for Stage IIIB Cervical Cancer-Global Impact Through Power. Nwachukwu CR, Mayadev J, Viswanathan AN, JAMA oncology 2018 Apr 4 4 514-515
    • Radiation therapy improves disease-specific survival in women with Stage II endometrioid endometrial cancer-Brachytherapy may be sufficient. Nwachukwu CR, Von-Eyben R, Kidd EA, Brachytherapy 2018 Mar - Apr 17 2 383-391
  • Professional Activities

    • American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) (2018)
    • African Organization for Research and Training in Africa (AORTIC) (2017)
    • International Cancer Expert Corp (ICEC) (2017)
    • Radiologic Society of North America (RSNA) (2017)
    • American Association for Women Radiologists (AAWR) (2016)
    • American College for Radiation Oncology (ACRO) (2016)
    • American Association of University Women (AAUW) (2011)
    • American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) (2011)
    • American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) (2007)
  • Awards and Honors

    • National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Medical Association Selected Fellow 2016
    • American Association of University Women Fellowship 2012-2013
    • Rodney L. Million Fund for Innovation in Clinical Care 2017
    • Stanford University, Center for Innovation in Global Health - SEED Grant 2016-2018
    • African Cancer Leaders Institute (ACLI) Bursary Award 2017
    • National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Loan Repayment Program 2017-2019
    • American Association of University Women Fellowship 2012-2013
    • The University of Chicago Cancer Biology Training Grant 2007-2010
    • Susan G. Komen for the Cure - AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award 2007
    • Bernice Goldblatt Fellowship 2006-2007

Where I Provide Care