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Kevin Chen, PharmD, MS


Kevin Chen

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Title

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Lung Cancer/Sarcoma

Residency Associated Title and Involvement

Preceptor

Education

Undergraduate: Ohio State University

Pharmacy School: University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy

University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences

PGY1:  UNC Medical Center 

PGY2: UNC Medical Center 

Rotation Title

Lung Cancer/Sarcoma Clinic

Rotation Description

The thoracic oncology ambulatory care rotation will expose the resident to patient populations with lung cancer and sarcoma. The resident will have an opportunity to manage cancer-related pain, nausea/vomiting, and other supportive care situations. The resident will also gain experience in the management of cytotoxic chemotherapy, molecularly targeted therapy, and immunotherapy. Additionally, residents will work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of physicians and precision medicine specialists to select the most appropriate individualized therapies based the patient’s cancer characteristics.

For more information contact:

Kamakshi Rao

Kamakshi Rao, PharmD, BCOP, CPP, FASHP
Assistant Director for Education, Research, and Practice Training