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Kandace McGuire, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Developmental Therapeutics

Affiliated leadership roles

Chief of breast surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, VCU

Department affiliations

Associate Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine

Education

MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School (2002)

Awards and honors

Resident Teaching Award for Excellence in Medical Student Education, 2008, Thomas Jefferson University
Resident Research Award, 2006, Academic Surgical Congress
Resident Research Award, 2005, Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Surgery

Research description

I am a clinical trialist and outcomes/disparities researcher. Currently, I study minimizing intervention in axillary surgery and clinical/biologic differences in neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer in African American patients.

Disease focus of research

Breast

Research keywords

Cancer disparities,Cancer risk behaviors,Cancer therapy toxicities,Clinical trials,Community health

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

Search In PubMed

Contact information

Email: kandace.mcguire@vcuhealth.org