Sue S. Yom

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology and Director of Head and Neck and Thoracic Radiotherapy, Department of Radiation Oncology & Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (CA, USA).

Sue S. Yom is Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology and Director of Head and Neck and Thoracic Radiotherapy, appointed in the Department of Radiation Oncology and the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, within the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (CA, USA).

Yom earned her undergraduate degree from Rice University (TX, USA) and completed her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (PA, USA). Yom completed her internship and residency training at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston (TX, USA).

She is a member of numerous reviewer and editor panels for scientific cancer publications and has been listed as one of the Best Doctors in America every year since 2009. She is a Senior Editor at the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics and serves on the Editorial Board for Journal of Radiation Oncology and Lung Cancer.

Yom is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the American Radium Society and serves as Chair of the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria Expert Panel on Radiation Oncology – Head and Neck. She is also a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Head and Neck Cancers Panel and the Head and Neck Committee of the NRG Oncology Group.