Joyce A. O’Shaughnessy, M.D. specializes in medical oncology with board certification in both internal medicine as well as medical oncology. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in medical oncology. Dr. O’Shaughnessy focuses on her practice and clinical research on breast cancer treatment. She is Director of Breast Cancer Research and at Baylor-Sammons Cancer Center and chair of Breast Cancer Research for The US Oncology Network.
Background / Education:
Dr. O’Shaughnessy received her M.D. from Yale University Medical School. Her internship and residency in internal medicine were completed at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1985. She concluded a fellowship in medical oncology at the National Cancer Institute in 1987 and was a Senior Investigator there until 1995.
Memberships / Honors / Awards:
Member: American Association for Cancer Research; American Society of Clinical Oncology; American College of Physicians; and Women in Cancer Research. Associate Editor: Clinical Breast Cancer Journal. Founder: The School of Breast Oncology
Genotype-Phenotype correlations for high risk breast cancers and immunotherapy for triple negative breast cancer.