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Suzanne B. Evans, MD, MPH

Therapeutic Radiology, Breast Cancer Radiotherapy
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Dr. Evans completed her medical school training at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA in 2001. She then went on to complete a residency in Internal Medicine there before her Training in Radiation Oncology at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA, where she was chief resident. She has served as the chair of the multidisciplinary quality assurance subcommittee with the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.  She is Chair of the best of ASTRO meeting, and part of ASTRO's annual meeting steering committee and Education committee. She serves on ASTRO’s Clinical Affairs and Quality council.    She is retired as an executive editor for the journal Practical Radiation Oncology.    She serves as vice chair of the Radiation Oncology Health Advisory Committee, which is the analysis arm of the Radiation Oncology Incident Learning System. Her interests in cancer care particularly include quality and safety, cognitive bias,  comparative effectiveness, and patient communication. Her passion is in the care of patients with breast cancer, with a particular bent towards ways in which we can minimize side effects of treatment. She serves as a Professor of Therapeutic Radiology, and is an associate director for the Residency Program. Her twitter handle is @SueEvansMDMPH.


  • Professor of Therapeutic Radiology
  • Associate Director, Residency Training Program, Therapeutic Radiology

Education & Training

  • Residency
    Tufts-New England Medical Center (2008)
  • Residency
    Tulane University Hospital Clinic (2004)
  • MD
    Tulane University School of Medicine (2001)
  • MPH
    Tulane University (2001)
  • BS
    Fairfield University, Biology (1997)

Additional Information

  • Yale Therapeutic Radiology
    Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
    35 Park Street, Ste Lower Level
    New Haven, CT, 06511