Jeanne Quivey

Jeanne Quivey MD

Jeanne Marie Quivey, M.D., F.A.C.R.

Professor
Irwin Mark Jacobs and Joan Klein Jacobs
Endowed Chair in Head and Neck Cancer
Department of Radiation Oncology

University of California, San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Box 1708, 1600 Divisadero St.,  H1031
San Francisco, CA, 94115
Phone:(415) 353-7175
Fax: (415) 353-9883
Email: Jeanne.Quivey@ucsf.edu

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Professional Focus

Dr. Jeanne Quivey is a radiation oncologist and an expert in the treatment of breast, head and neck cancer. She also researches the effects radiation therapy has on these conditions. Her work on this subject has been widely published. Quivey earned a medical degree and completed a residency in radiation oncology at the University of California, San Francisco, where she served as chief resident. She joined the medical staff of UCSF Medical Center in 1974 and is a professor of clinical radiation oncology at UCSF.

Summary of Clinical Activities

As the senior full time attending physician on the head and neck, breast, and eye radiation oncology services, Dr. Quivey has been actively involved in the evaluation and treatment of patients on these services, and also acting as an in-house consultant for junior faculty on these services. In addition, because of a long interest, she has treated most thyroid cancer patients, and a substantial number of patients on pancreatic cancer treatment protocols.

Education

1966 University of California, Berkeley BA Genetics
1966-1970 UCSF MD Medicine
1970-1971 Highland-Alameda County Hospital, Oakland, CA Intern Rotating
1971-1974 UCSF Resident Radiation Oncology
1974 UCSF Chief Resident Radiation Oncology
 

Professional Experience

1974-1975 UCSF Clinical Instructor Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology
1975-1981 UCSF Assistant Clinical Professor Radiation Oncology
1977-1981 Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley, CA Guest Scientist  
1981-1988 UCSF Associate Clinical Professor Radiation Oncology
1981-1986 Ralph K. Davies Medical Center, San Francisco Associate Staff Radiotherapist  
1988-1990 UCSF Associate Professor Radiation Oncology
1990-present UCSF Professor Radiation Oncology
 

Awards & Honors

1962 California State Scholar
1962-1964 University of Portland Scholarship
1967 NIH Summer Research Grant-Interaction of Actinomycin-D and XRT, UCSF
1968 Low-Beer Fellowship in Radiology, UCSF
1999 Good Housekeeping Magazine, Feb 1999: "One of the 300 Top Doctors for Women in America"
2001 Redbook Magazine: "One of the Top Doctors for Breast Cancer in America"
2001-2003 Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. "America's 2001 Top Doctor, Radiation Oncology"
2002 Ladies Home Journal, April 2002: Cited as one of a small group of "best doctors for women"
2003-2005 Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Guide, June 2004: "America's Top Doctors 2003–2004"
2003-2005 Best Doctors in America 2003-2004: Selected as one of the top 5% of doctors in over 400 subspecialties in medicine

 

Recent Significant Publications :

Tsuji SY, Hwang A, Weinberg V, Yom SS, Quivey JM, Xia P. Dosimetric evaluation of automatic segmentation for adaptive IMRT for head-and-neck cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Jul 1;77(3):707-14.

Hwang AB, Bacharach SL, Yom SS, Weinberg VK, Quivey JM, Franc BL, Xia P.Can positron emission tomography (PET) or PET/Computed Tomography (CT) acquired in a nontreatment position be accurately registered to a head-and-neck radiotherapy planning CT?. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Feb 1;73(2):578-84.

Vitolo V, Millender LE, Quivey JM, Yom SS, Schechter NR, Jereczek-Fossa BA, Milani F, Orecchia R, Xia P. Assessment of carotid artery dose in the treatment of nasopharyngeal cancer with IMRT versus conventional radiotherapy. Radiother Oncol. 2009 Feb;90(2):213-20.

Huang K, Xia P, Chuang C, Weinberg V, Glastonbury CM, Eisele DW, Lee NY, Yom SS, Phillips TL, Quivey JM. Intensity-modulated chemoradiation for treatment of stage III and IV oropharyngeal carcinoma: the University of California-San Francisco experience. Radiother Oncol. 2009 Feb;90(2):213-20.

Huang K, Xia P, Chuang C, Weinberg V, Glastonbury CM, Eisele DW, Lee NY, Yom SS, Phillips TL, Quivey JM. Intensity-modulated chemoradiation for treatment of stage III and IV oropharyngeal carcinoma: the University of California-San Francisco experience. Cancer. 2008 Aug 1;113(3):497-507.

Fernandez-Ranvier GG, Jensen K, Khanafshar E, Quivey JM, Glastonbury C, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. Nonfunctioning parathyroid carcinoma: case report and review of literature. Endocr Pract. 2007 Nov-Dec;13(7):750-7. Review.

Poon I, Xia P, Weinberg V, Sultanem K, Akazawa C, Akazawa P, Verhey L, Quivey JM, Lee N. A treatment planning analysis of inverse-planned and forward-planned intensity-modulated radiation therapy in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Dec 1;69(5):1625-33.

Ezzell LC, Hansen EK, Quivey JM, Xia P. Detection of treatment setup errors between two CT scans for patients with head and neck cancer. Med Phys. 2007 Aug;34(8):3233-42.

Takamiya R, Missett B, Weinberg V, Akazawa C, Akazawa P, Zytkovicz A, Bucci MK, Lee N, Quivey JM, Xia P. Simplifying intensity-modulated radiotherapy plans with fewer beam angles for the treatment of oropharyngeal carcinoma. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2007 Apr 11;8(2):26-36.

Chen AM, Daly ME, Bucci MK, Xia P, Akazawa C, Quivey JM, Weinberg V, Garcia J, Lee NY, Kaplan MJ, El-Sayed I, Eisele DW, Fu KK, Phillips TL. Carcinomas of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity treated with radiotherapy at a single institution over five decades: are we making improvement?. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Sep 1;69(1):141-7.

Ko AH, Quivey JM, Venook AP, Bergsland EK, Dito E, Schillinger B, Tempero MA. A phase II study of fixed-dose rate gemcitabine plus low-dose cisplatin followed by consolidative chemoradiation for locally advanced pancreatic cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Jul 1;68(3):809-16.