News, Special Recognition, and Awards
Dr. Tina Yen Receives SSO Award
Tina W.F. Yen, MD, MS, is one of two recipients of the Society of Surgical Oncology's James Ewing Foundation 2013-2015 Clinical Investigator Award for her proposal entitled: "A population-based study of sentinel lymph node biopsy adoption among breast cancer patients: Does efficacy translate into effectiveness?" This study involves patient-oriented research that will produce clinical and policy relevant findings regarding the translation of the efficacy of sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer established in clinical trials to community-based population-wide effectiveness.