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Sarah S. Donaldson, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Catharine and Howard Avery Professor in the School of Medicine

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Radiation Therapy 875 Blake Wilbur Dr Clinic D Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 736-0845 Fax (650) 725-8231
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 723-6195 Tel (650) 725-4020
    Alternate Contact
    Andrea White Administrative Assistant Tel Work 650-725-4020
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use


Clinical Focus

  • Cancer> Cutaneous (Dermatologic) Oncology
  • Cancer> Lymphoma
  • Cancer> Radiation Oncology
  • Sarcomas - Radiation Oncology
  • Bone Cancer
  • Basal / Squamous Cell Carcinomas - Radiation Oncology
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Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Radiation Oncology (2009 - present)
  • Chief, Radiation Oncology Service, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (1991 - present)
  • Associate Chair, Stanford University School of Medicine - Radiation Oncology (1997 - 2011)

Honors and Awards

  • Inaugural Lecture, Pediatric Radiation Oncology Society (2009)
  • Pediatric Oncology Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology (2007)
  • Gold Medal, American College of Radiology (2007)
  • Elizabeth Blackwell Award, American Medical Women's Association (2005)
  • Gold medal, American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (2000)
  • Janeway lecturer and Gold medal recipient, American Radium Society (1999)
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Professional Education

Fellowship: MD Anderson Cancer Center TX (1971)
Internship: University of Washington School of Medicine WA (1969)
Board Certification: Therapeutic Radiology, American Board of Radiology (1974)
Fellowship: Institut Gustave-Roussy, France (1973)
Residency: Stanford University Medical Center CA (1972)
Medical Education: Harvard Medical School MA (1968)
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Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Combined Modality Treatment of Cancer
Late Effects of Treatment
Genetic Effects of Cancer
Hodgkins Disease
Pediatric Radiation Oncolgy
Pediatric Oncolgy
Breast Cancer
Conformal Radiotherapy/IMRT
Radiotherapy for Benign Diseases






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