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Jie Jane Chen

Jie Jane Chen, M.D.

Education

Education

• Radiation Oncology Residency, University of California, San Francisco (2021-2025)
• Preliminary Medicine Internship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2020-2021)
• Medical Degree, Harvard Medical School (2016-2020)
• Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and Public Health, University of California, Berkeley (2011-2015)

Awards & Honors

• Dean’s Innovation Award in Diversity and Inclusion, Harvard Medical School (2019–2021)
• Massachusetts Medical Society Scholars Award Finalist (2020)
• Program Award for a Culture of Excellence in Mentoring, Harvard Medical School (2019)
• SF (MNT) Fund Scholarship (2019)
• Medical Education Day Student Research Award, Harvard Medical School (2018)
• Chinese American Physicians Society Scholarship (2018)
• Women Health Care Executives Undergraduate Scholarship (2014)
• Regents’ and Chancellor’s Research Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley (2014)
• Regents’ and Chancellor’s Scholarship, University of California, Berkeley (2011–2015)
• Cal Alumni Association Leadership Award Scholarship (2011–2015)
• UC Chinese Alumni Foundation – Diana Chung Scholarship (2011)
• National Merit Scholarship (2011); James W. McLamore Whopper Scholarship (2011–2015)

Selected Publications and Abstracts

• Chen JJ, Sullivan AJ, Shi DD, Krishnan MS, Hertan LM, Roldan CS, Huynh MA, Spektor A, Fareed MM, Lam TC, Balboni TA. Characteristics and Predictors of Radiographic Local Failure in Patients with Spinal Metastases Treated with Palliative Conventional Radiotherapy. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2021. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adro.2021.100665.
• Chen JJ, Roldan CS, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Hertan LM, Chen AB. Patient-Provider Communication, Decision-Making, and Psychosocial Burdens in Palliative Radiotherapy: A Qualitative Study on Patients’ Perspectives. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2021. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2021.01.129.
• Chen JJ, Rawal B, Krishnan MS, Hertan LM, Shi DD, Roldan CS, Huynh MA, Spektor A, Balboni TA. Patterns of Specialty Palliative Care Utilization Among Patients Receiving Palliative Radiation Therapy. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2020:S0885-3924(20)30969-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2020.12.018.
• Kumar KA, Balazy KE, Gutkin PM, Jacobson CE, Chen JJ, Karl J, von Eyben R, Horst KC. Association between Patient Education Videos and Knowledge of Radiation Treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020;S0360-3016(20)34641-1. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2020.11.069.
• Chen JJ, Horst KC. ASO Author Reflections: Sequential Decision Tree Analysis Reveals Pivotal Branch Points in Predicting Implant-Based Reconstruction Failure Outcomes. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021;28(3):1680-1681.
• Chen JJ, von Eyben R, Gutkin PM, Hawley E, Lee G, Horst KC. Development of a Classification Tree to Predict Implant-Based Reconstruction Failure with or without Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021;28(3):1669-1679.
• Chen JJ*, Kusner JJ*, Saldaña F, Potter J. Development of a Novel Mentorship Platform to Foster Relational Mentoring and Professional Identity Formation in Undergraduate Medical Education. Acad Med. Accepted for publication Dec 2020.
• Gutkin PM, Fero KE, Jacobson CE, Chen JJ, Liang RV, Kolar C, von Eyben R, Horst KC. Health Mindset is Associated with Anxiety and Depression in Patients Undergoing Treatment for Breast Cancer. Breast J. 2020;26(7):1475-1477.
• Roldan CS*, Chen JJ*, Fareed MM, Hameed MY, Churilla TM, Lango MN, Galloway TJ. Impact of primary tumor-specific growth rate on treatment failure for nonoropharyngeal head and neck cancers. Laryngoscope. 2020;130(10):2378-2384.
• Kozak MM, Shah J, Chen M, Schaberg K, von Eyben R, Chen JJ, Bui T, Kong C, Kaplan M, Divi V, Hara W. Depth of invasion alone as a prognostic factor in early-stage oral cavity carcinoma. Laryngoscope. 2019;129(9):2082-2086.
• Scott KW, Callahan D, Chen JJ, Lynn MH, Cote DJ, Morenz A, Fisher J, Antoine VL, Lemoine ER, Bakshi SK, Stuart J, Hundert EM, Chang BS, Gooding H. Fostering Student-Faculty Partnerships for Continuous Curricular Improvement in Undergraduate Medical Education. Acad Med. 2019;94(7):996-1001.
• Chen JJ, Harris JP, Kong CS, Sunwoo JB, Divi V, Horst KC, Aasi SZ, Hollmig ST, Hara WY. Clinical perineural invasion of cutaneous head and neck cancer: Impact of radiotherapy, imaging, and nerve growth factor receptors on symptom control and prognosis. Oral Oncol. 2018;85:60-67.
• Fasola CE, Chen JJ, Jensen KC, Allison KH, Horst KC. Characteristics and clinical outcomes of pleomorphic lobular carcinoma in situ of the breast. Breast J. 2018;24(1):66-69.
• Horst KC, Chen JJ. Lymphedema: Radiation considerations. In: Lee BB, Rockson S, Bergan J. (eds) Lymphedema: A Concise Compendium of Theory and Practice. Springer International Publishing AG. 2018; 2: 899-909.
• Chen JJ*, Shah JL*, Harris JP, Bui TT, Schaberg K, Kong C, Kaplan M, Divi V, Schoppy D, Le QT, Hara WY. Clinical outcomes of elderly patients treated for oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017;98(4):775-783.
• Chaudhuri AA, Chen JJ, Carter JN, Binkley MS, Kumar KA, Dudley SA, Sung AW, Loo BW. Tracheal Diverticulum Following Paratracheal Hypofractionated Radiotherapy in the Setting of Prior and Subsequent Bevacizumab. Cureus. 2016;8(4):e578.
• Wang Y, Wang H, Wu J, Ma M, Wang W, Li Y, Chen JJ, Wang X. Determination of Phenolics in Water and Arthrospira (Spirulina) platensis by Concentrated Sulfuric Acid and Ultrasound-Assisted Surfactant-Enhanced Emulsification Microextraction and High Performance Liquid Chromatography. Analytical Letters. 2014;47(7):1242-1260.
• Palesh O, Aldridge-Gerry A, Bugos K, Pickham D, Chen JJ, Greco R, Swetter S. Health Behaviors and Needs of Melanoma Survivors. Support Care Cancer. 2014;22(11):2973-2980.
• Luo J, Chen JJ, Deguzman C, Mustian K, Insco M, Fisher G, Palesh O. Symptoms and Palliative Care Needs of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Patients. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2014;17(6):640-641.
• Chen JJ, Rawal B, Krishnan MS, Hertan LM, Shi DD, Roldan CS, Huynh MA, Spektor A, Balboni TA. Patterns of Palliative Care Among Patients with Metastatic Cancer Receiving Palliative Radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020;108(2):E20.
• Chen JJ, Roldan CS, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Chen AB, Hertan LM. Patient-provider communication and decision making in palliative radiotherapy for metastatic cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020;108(2):E55.
• Roldan CS, Chen JJ, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Chen AB, Hertan LM. Perceptions of prognosis and goals of care in patients receiving palliative radiation therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020;108(2):E66.
• Chen JJ, Sullivan AJ, Shi DD, Krishnan MS, Hertan LM, Roldan CS, Huynh MA, Spektor A, Fareed MM, Lam TC, Balboni TA. Characteristics and Predictors of Local Failure in Patients with Spine Metastases Treated with Palliative Conventional Radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019;105(1):S150.
• Chen JJ, Rawal B, Krishnan MS, Hertan LM, Shi DD, Roldan CS, Huynh MA, Spektor A, Balboni TA. Patterns of Palliative Care Among Patients Receiving Palliative Radiotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2019;37(31 suppl):55-55.
• Chen JJ, Roldan CS, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Hertan LM, Chen AB. Patient-provider communication and decision making in palliative radiotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2019;37(31_suppl):24-24.
• Roldan CS, Chen JJ, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Chen AB, Hertan LM. Perceptions of prognosis and goals of care in patients receiving radiation therapy. J Clin Oncol. 2019;37(31_suppl):30-30.
• Kozak MM, Shah JL, Chen M, von Eyben R, Schaberg K, Chen J, Bui T, Kong C, Le QT, Hara W. Depth of invasion alone is not an independent prognostic factor in early-stage node-negative oral cavity carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017; 99(2): E350.
• Harris JP, Shah JL, Schaberg KB, Chen M, Chen JJ, Bui TT, Divi V, Kong CS, Hara WY. The first cut: The importance of the initial specimen margin for oral cavity cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017; 99(2): E338-339.
• Harris J, Shah JL, Schaberg K, Chen JJ, Bui TT, Kaplan M, Le QT, Kong C, Hara W. Pattern of perineural invasion is an important prognostic factor for oral cavity cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016; 96(2): 191.
• Shah JL, Chen JJ, Kaplan M, von Eyben R, Le QT, Hara W. Nodal yield threshold for early-stage clinically node-negative oral cavity cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016; 94(4): 890.
• Chen JJ, Deguzman C, Luo J, Insco M, Mustian K, Fisher G, Palesh O. Symptoms and Palliative Care Needs of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Patients. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 2014; 27: S8.
• Chen JJ, Roldan CS, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Chen A, Hertan LM. Patient-Provider Communication and Decision-Making in Palliative Radiotherapy for Metastatic Cancer. Accepted as a poster presentation to the 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Radium Society. Scottsdale, AZ. Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic.
• Roldan CS, Chen JJ, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Chen A, Hertan LM. Perceptions of Prognosis and Goals of Care in Patients Receiving Palliative Radiation Therapy. Accepted as a poster presentation to the 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Radium Society. Scottsdale, AZ. Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic.
• Chen JJ, Kusner J, Saldaña F, Potter J. A New Way to Meet: Implementation of a Novel Online Platform to Facilitate Meaningful Student-Faculty Mentorship Relationships. Poster presentation at the 2019 Massachusetts Chapter – American College of Physicians Annual Scientific Meeting. Waltham, MA. Nov 2019.
• Chen JJ, Kusner J, Saldaña F, Potter J. A New Way to Meet: Implementation of a Novel Online Platform to Facilitate Meaningful Student-Faculty Mentorship Relationships. Poster presentation at the 2019 Massachusetts Chapter – American College of Physicians Poster Day. Waltham, MA. Oct 2019.
• Kusner J, Chen JJ, Saldaña F, Potter J. Growing Clinicians: Student and Faculty Experiences, Preferences, and Expectations for Mentoring. Poster presentation at the 2019 Massachusetts Chapter – American College of Physicians Poster Day. Waltham, MA. Oct 2019.
• Chen JJ, Rawal B, Krishnan MS, Hertan LM, Shi DD, Roldan CS, Huynh MA, Spektor A, Balboni TA. Patterns of Palliative Care Among Patients Receiving Palliative Radiotherapy. Poster presentation at the 2019 Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium. San Francisco, CA. Oct 2019.
• Chen JJ, Roldan CS, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Hertan LM, Chen A. Patient-Provider Communication and Decision-Making in Palliative Radiotherapy. Poster presentation at the 2019 Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium. San Francisco, CA. Oct 2019.
• Roldan CS, Chen JJ, Nichipor AN, Balboni TA, Krishnan MS, Revette A, Chen A, Hertan LM. Perceptions of Prognosis and Goals of Care in Patients Receiving Palliative Radiation Therapy. Poster presentation at the 2019 Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium. San Francisco, CA. Oct 2019.
• Chen JJ, Evenson A, Royce C, James B. Situational Awareness in the Operating Room: Surgical Adaptation of the Situation Awareness Rating Technique (S-SART) as an Assessment Tool for Medical Students. ePoster presentation at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Association for Surgical Education. Chicago, IL. Apr 2019.
• Chen JJ, Kusner J, Saldaña F, Potter J. Mentorship Opportunities, Needs, and Values: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of Student and Faculty Experiences. Poster presentation at the American Association of Medical Colleges Northeast Group on Student Affairs Conference. Boston, MA. Apr 2019.
• Chen JJ, Kusner J, Saldaña F, Potter J. Mentorship Opportunities, Needs, and Values: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of Student and Faculty Experiences. Poster presentation at The Academy at Harvard Medical School – Medical Education Day. Boston, MA. Dec 2018.
• Kusner J, Chen JJ, Saldaña F, Potter J. Weaving a Community: Facilitating Student-Faculty Relationships Through a Novel Online Mentorship Platform. Technology demonstration at The Academy at Harvard Medical School – Medical Education Day. Boston, MA. Dec 2018.
• Antoine VL, Chen JJ, Scott KW, Callahan D, Gooding HC. Longitudinal Evaluation of the Harvard Medical School Education Representatives Program. Poster presentation at The Academy at Harvard Medical School – Medical Education Day. Boston, MA. Dec 2018.
• Kozak MM, Shah JL, Chen M, von Eyben R, Schaberg K, Chen J, Bui T, Kong C, Le QT, Hara W. Depth of invasion alone is not an independent prognostic factor in early-stage node-negative oral cavity carcinoma. Poster presentation at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology. San Diego, CA. Sep 2017.
• Harris JP, Shah JL, Schaberg KB, Chen M, Chen JJ, Bui TT, Divi V, Kong CS, Hara WY. The first cut: The importance of the initial specimen margin for oral cavity cancer. Poster presentation at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology. San Diego, CA. Sep 2017.
• Going C, Vilalta M, Rafat M, Jenkins M, Chen JJ, Horst K, Graves E, Pitteri S. Analysis of blood plasma suggests tumor re-seeding may be facilitated by wound creation during radiotherapy treatment of breast cancer patients. Poster presentation at the US Human Proteome Organization (HUPO) 2017 Conference: Precision Proteomics for Discovery and Health. San Diego, CA. Mar 2017.
• Going CC, Vilalta M, Rafat M, Jenkins M, Horst KC, Chen JJ, Graves EE, Pitteri SJ. Effect of radiotherapy on protein levels in blood plasma collected from breast cancer patients. Poster presentation at the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) 64th Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics. San Antonio, TX. Jun 2016.
• Shah JL, Chen JJ, Kaplan M, von Eyben R, Le QT, Hara W. Nodal yield threshold for early-stage clinically node-negative oral cavity cancer. Poster presentation at the 2016 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium. Scottsdale, AZ. Feb 2016.
• Shah JL, Schaberg K, Chen JJ, Bui T, von Eyben R, Kaplan M, Colevas D, Kong C, Le QT, Hara W. Outcomes of young patients with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma. ePoster presentation at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology. San Antonio, TX. Oct 2015.
• Chen JJ, Deguzman C, Luo J, Insco M, Mustian K, Fisher G, Palesh O. Symptoms and Palliative Care Needs of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Patients. Poster presentation at the 35th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. Philadelphia, PA. Apr 2014.

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