Stephen S. Chung, M.D.
Stephen S. Chung, M.D.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Hematology/Oncology

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR180046
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Date Awarded: 
May 16, 2018
Grant Amount: 

Dr. Stephen Chung received his medical degree at Washington University School of Medicine in 2006, followed by an internship and residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and a medical oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).  He subsequently joined the faculty of the Leukemia Service at MSKCC while conducting his postdoctoral studies in the labs of Christopher Park and Ross Levine.

In his postdoctoral studies he applied his training in hematopoiesis and stem cell biology to contribute towards our understanding of disease initiating stem cells in several hematologic malignancies including acute myeloid leukemia (AML), the myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), and hairy cell leukemia (HCL). 

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