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Jason Chan, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology

Coffee drinker, lunch skipper, husband

Meet Dr. Chan

I am motivated by my patients and colleagues.

Dr. Jason Chan is a radiation oncologist who specializes in the treatment of head and neck, skull base, cutaneous, and thoracic malignancies. Dr. Chan received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Brown University. He completed his Internal Medicine internship at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco and his residency in Radiation Oncology at UCSF. He is an investigator in a number of translational studies and clinical trials in head and neck and lung cancers. His research interests include HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer, nasopharyngeal cancer, lung, thyroid, and cutaneous malignancies. His clinical practice offers a wide range of treatment options for first time and repeat radiotherapy including Cyberknife radiosurgery and high-dose-rate brachytherapy.


2010 Brown University BS Biophysics
2014 The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University MD Medicine
2014-2015 Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center Internship Preliminary Medicine Internship
2015-2019 University of California, San Francisco Residency Radiation Oncology
Professional Experience

Professional Experience

2019-present University of California, San Francisco Assistant Professor Radiation Oncology

Awards & Honors

2010 Magna Cum Laude
2010 Elizabeth Leduc Prize in Cell Biology, Brown University
2010 NSF-EPSCoR/Slater Technology Fund Entrepreneurial Fellowship
2011 Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L. Kuckein Student Research Fellowship
2013 UCSF Medical Student Fellowship in Radiation Oncology
2014 Omega Alpha Honors Society

Redefining Possible