Wenyin Shi, MD,PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University
Co-Director, Jefferson Brain Tumor Center, Radiation Oncology Director, Jefferson Cutaneous Lymphoma Center
Dr Wenyin Shi is a board-certified radiation oncologist who specializes in the treatment of CNS malignancies, benign brain tumor, lymphoma, skin cancer, and sarcoma. He received his medical degree from Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, (former Shanghai Medical University), and PhD degree from University of Florida studying biomedical sciences (Cancer Biology). He completed radiation oncology residency from University of Florida. He has been faculty at Thomas Jefferson University after residency. He is currently an associate professor at Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University. He is the medical director for Radiation Oncology at Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience. He is the co-director for Jefferson Brain Tumor Center, and Radiation Oncology Director for Jefferson Cutaneous Lymphoma Center.
He has dedicated his career to improve the cure of patients with central nervous system (CNS) malignancies. His research focuses on innovative clinical trials incorporating novel therapeutic agents with radiation, including molecular targeting, anti-aniogenic, and immune checkpoint agents. He has been principle investigators of multiple investigator initiated trials. He also focuses on radiation technology innovations, particularly radiosurgery, and stereotactic body radiotherapy. He has published over 65 peer-reviewed manuscripts, and 8 book chapters. He has been named “Castle Connolly top doctors” since 2015.