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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 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.

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 (2013)Head and neck cancers, version 2.2013. Featured updates to the NCCN guidelines.  Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 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 D(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]  Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology,
  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 (2012)Mucosal melanoma of the head and neck.  Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 10(3),320-38
  4. Citrin DE, Hitchcock YJ, Chung EJ, Frandsen J, Urick ME, Shield W, Gaffney (2012)Determination of cytokine protein levels in oral secretions in patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck malignancies.  Radiation Oncology, 764
  5. Barney BM, Hitchcock YJ, Sharma P, Shrieve DC, Tward J(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 J(2011)Preoperative versus postoperative radiotherapy in soft-tissue sarcoma: multi-institutional analysis of 821 patients.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 81(2),498-505
  7. Montejo ME, Shrieve DC, Bentz BG, Hunt JP, Buchman LO, Agarwal N, Hitchcock Y(2011)IMRT with simultaneous integrated boost and concurrent chemotherapy for locoregionally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 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 T(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.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 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 (2011)National Comprehensive Cancer Network Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology. Head and neck cancers.  Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 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 T(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  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 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 A(2012)In Reply to O'Sullivan et al.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 84(2),307-8

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