Hans Chung MD, FRCPC
Associate Professor
Hans Chung
Contact Info
T: (416) 480-5000
Location
Odette Cancer Centre - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5
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Degree/Qualification
BSc, University of Toronto
MD, University of Toronto
FRCPC, Radiation Oncology
Appointments
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto
Staff Radiation Oncologist, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre
Clinical Interests
prostate cancer, Prostate brachytherapy, Gastrointestinal cancer

Research/Teaching

Research Synopsis

  • Correlative study of ultrasound-based spectroscopy and elastography imaging with whole-mount histopathology in men with prostate cancer
  • Conventional Frequency Spectroscopic Ultrasound Imaging as a Personalized Measure of Treatment Response to External-beam Radiotherapy.
  • Stereotactic radiotherapy for oligometastases: A phase 1 feasibility study
  • RTOG 0924 Androgen deprivation therapy and high dose radiotherapy with or without whole-pelvic radiotherapy in unfavorable intermediate or favorable high risk prostate cancer: a phase III randomized trial.
  • Radiosensitization with bevacizumab for stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for colorectal liver metastases.
  • Pilot Study of Focal Salvage HDR Prostate Brachytherapy

Publications and Awards

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Recent Publications

Chung HT, Roach M. Chapter 66: Intermediate- and High-risk Prostate Cancer. In: Principles and Practices of Radiation Oncology, 6th Edition. Perez CA, Brady LW, Halperin EC, Schmidt-Ullrich RK (Eds). New York: Lippincott-Raven Publishers. In press.

Chung HT, Noworolski SM, Kurhanewicz J, Weinberg V, Carroll PR, Roach M. A Pilot Study of Endorectal MRI and MR Spectroscopic Imaging (MRSI) Changes with Dutasteride in Patients with Low-risk Prostate Cancer. BJU Int. 108(8b):E164-170, 2011.

Teh AY, Park-Somers E, Shen L, Chung HT. 3D volumetric analysis of irradiated lung with adjuvant breast irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 May 7.

Baxi S, Lu JJ, Park E, Choong V, Chung HT. Temporal changes in IMRT contouring of organs at risk for nasopharyngeal carcinoma? The learning curve blues and a tool that could help. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Apr;8(2):131-40.

Koh WY, Ren W, Mukherjee RK, Chung HT. Internal audit of a comprehensive IMRT program for prostate cancer: a model for centers in developing countries? Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Feb 26.

Nash MB, Chung HT, Mishra KK. Colorectal Cancer. In: Hansen EK, Roach MR (Editors). Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology, 2nd Edition. New York: Springer, 2010.

Dai C, Yu J, Chung HT. Gastric Cancer. In: Hansen EK, Roach MR (Editors). Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology, 2nd Edition. New York: Springer, 2010.

Gillis A, Chung HT, Prasad G. Anal Cancer. In: Hansen EK, Roach MR (Editors). Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology, 2nd Edition. New York: Springer, 2010.

Dai C, Nash M, Chung HT. Esophageal Cancer. In: Hansen EK, Roach MR (Editors). Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology, 2nd Edition. New York: Springer, 2010.