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Ying J. Hitchcock, M.D.

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(801) 581-2396 Huntsman Cancer Hospital
Radiation Oncology
1950 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Bio

Ying Hitchcock, MD, is an associate professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, specializing in head and neck, lung, and skin cancers and in adult soft tissue sarcomas. She is also a Principle Investigator for both Huntsman Cancer Institute and Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) studies. She treats all forms of cancer in her practice.

Hitchcock served as the department’s Residency Program Director from 2004 to 2012. In this capacity, she received the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from the Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology (ARRO) twice, for the 2006-2007 and 2008-2009 academic years.

Hitchcock received a medical degree from the Peking Union Medical College Graduate School in Beijing, China, where she specialized in head and neck surgery. She completed an internship in general surgery at the State University of New York at Buffalo Graduate Medical-Dental Education Consortium and a residency in radiation oncology at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, also in Buffalo.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Radiation Oncology - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Radiation Oncology - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-2396 Huntsman Cancer Hospital
Radiation Oncology
1950 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Academic Bio

Ying Hitchcock, MD, is an associate professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, specializing in head and neck, lung, and skin cancers and in adult soft tissue sarcomas. She is also a Principle Investigator for both Huntsman Cancer Institute and Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) studies. She treats all forms of cancer in her practice.

Hitchcock has served as the department’s Residency Program Director since 2004. In this capacity, she has received the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from the Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology (ARRO) twice, for the 2006-2007 and 2008-2009 academic years.

Hitchcock received a medical degree from the Peking Union Medical College Graduate School in Beijing, China, where she specialized in head and neck surgery. She completed an internship in general surgery at the State University of New York at Buffalo Graduate Medical-Dental Education Consortium and a residency in radiation oncology at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, also in Buffalo.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Radiation Oncology
Resident
Internship SUNY - Buffalo
General Surgery
Intern
Professional Medical Peking Union Medical College
Head & Neck Surgery
M.D.
Graduate Training The 4th Military Medical University
Medicine
M.S.
Residency The 4th Military Medical University
Otolaryngology
Resident
Undergraduate The 4th Military Medical University
Medicine
B.S.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Pfister DG, Ang KK, Brizel DM, Burtness BA, Busse PM, Caudell JJ, Cmelak AJ, Colevas AD, Dunphy F, Eisele DW, Gilbert J, Gillison ML, Haddad RI, Haughey BH, Hicks WL Jr, Hitchcock YJ, Kies MS, Lydiatt WM, Maghami E, Martins R, McCaffrey T, Mittal BB, Pinto HA, Ridge JA, Samant S, Schuller DE, Shah JP, Spencer S, Weber RS, Wolf GT, Worden F, Yom SS, McMillian NR, Hughes M (2013). Head and neck cancers, version 2.2013. Featured updates to the NCCN guidelines. J Natl Compr Canc Netw, 11(8), 917-23.
  2. Terakedis BE, Anker CJ, Leachman SA, Andtbacka RH, Bowen GM, Sause WT, Grossmann KF, Bowles TL, Noyes RD, Hitchcock YJ, Boucher KM, Shrieve DC (2013). Patterns of failure and predictors of outcome in cutaneous malignant melanoma of the scalp.LID - S0190-9622(13)01142-0 [pii]LID - 10.1016/j.jaad.2013.10.028 [doi]. J Am Acad Dermatol.
  3. Pfister DG, Ang KK, Brizel DM, Burtness B, Cmelak AJ, Colevas AD, Dunphy F, Eisele DW, Gilbert J, Gillison ML, Haddad RI, Haughey BH, Hicks WL Jr, Hitchcock YJ, Kies MS, Lydiatt WM, Maghami E, Martins R, McCaffrey T, Mittal BB, Pinto HA, Ridge JA, Samant S, Sanguineti G, Schuller DE, Shah JP, Spencer S, Trotti A 3rd, Weber RS, Wolf G, Worden F (2012). Mucosal melanoma of the head and neck. J Natl Compr Canc Netw, 10(3), 320-38.
  4. Citrin DE, Hitchcock YJ, Chung EJ, Frandsen J, Urick ME, Shield W, Gaffney D (2012). Determination of cytokine protein levels in oral secretions in patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck malignancies. Radiat Oncol, 7, 64.
  5. Barney BM, Hitchcock YJ, Sharma P, Shrieve DC, Tward JD (2011). Overall and cause-specific survival for patients undergoing lobectomy, near-total, or total thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer. Head Neck, 33(5), 645-9.
  6. Sampath S, Schultheiss TE, Hitchcock YJ, Randall RL, Shrieve DC, Wong JY (2011). Preoperative versus postoperative radiotherapy in soft-tissue sarcoma: multi-institutional analysis of 821 patients. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 81(2), 498-505.
  7. Montejo ME, Shrieve DC, Bentz BG, Hunt JP, Buchman LO, Agarwal N, Hitchcock YJ (2011). IMRT with simultaneous integrated boost and concurrent chemotherapy for locoregionally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 81(5), e845-52.
  8. Wang D, Bosch W, Kirsch DG, Al Lozi R, El Naqa I, Roberge D, Finkelstein SE, Petersen I, Haddock M, Chen YL, Saito NG, Hitchcock YJ, Wolfson AH, DeLaney TF (2011). Variation in the gross tumor volume and clinical target volume for preoperative radiotherapy of primary large high-grade soft tissue sarcoma of the extremity among RTOG sarcoma radiation oncologists. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 81(5), e775-80.
  9. Pfister DG, Ang KK, Brizel DM, Burtness BA, Cmelak AJ, Colevas AD, Dunphy F, Eisele DW, Gilbert J, Gillison ML, Haddad RI, Haughey BH, Hicks WL Jr, Hitchcock YJ, Kies MS, Lydiatt WM, Maghami E, Martins R, McCaffrey T, Mittal BB, Pinto HA, Ridge JA, Samant S, Sanguineti G, Schuller DE, Shah JP, Spencer S, Trotti A 3rd, Weber RS, Wolf GT, Worden F (2011). National Comprehensive Cancer Network Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology. Head and neck cancers. J Natl Compr Canc Netw, 9(6), 596-650.
  10. Wang D, Bosch W, Roberge D, Finkelstein SE, Petersen I, Haddock M, Chen YL, Saito NG, Kirsch DG, Hitchcock, YJ, Wolfson AH, DeLaney TF (2011). RTOG sarcoma radiation oncologists reach consensus on gross tumor volume and clinical target volume on computed tomograhic images for preoperative radiotherapy of primary soft tissue sarcoma of extremity in Radiation Therapy Oncology Group studies. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 81(4), e525-8.

Letter

  1. Wang D, Bosch W, Roberge D, Finkelstein SE, Petersen I, Haddock M, Chen YL, Delaney TF, Saito NG, Kirsch DG, Hitchcock YJ, Wolfson AH (2012). In Reply to O'Sullivan et al [Letter to the editor]. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 84(2), 307-8.

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