Shuang Yin Zhang, MD

Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. Marietta Cancer Center 340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd.
Suite 200
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: (770) 281-5100
Fax: (678) 581-7100

Shuang Yin Zhang, MD joined the cancer care team of  Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. in November 2016 upon completion of her fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta in June 2016.   She completed her internship and residency at the University of Southern California in June 2013 and received a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in May 2010.

She is actively involved in cancer research and clinical trials to provide her patients with the most advanced cancer treatment available in Georgia as an Investigator of the William S. Gibbons Cancer Research Institute.

Dr. Zhang provides patient-centered cancer care at NGOC’s Marietta Cancer Center.

Personal DataBirthplace: HuHeHaoTe, China
Undergraduate EducationB.S., Biology, May 2006
University of Alabama
Birmingham, AL
Medical EducationDoctor of Medicine, May 2010
University of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

Postdoctoral TrainingINTERNSHIP
Internal Medicine
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
June 2010 - June 2011

Internal Medicine
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
June 2011 – June 2013

Hematology & Medical Oncology
Emory University, School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
July 2013 - June 2016
Board CertificationAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2014
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 2016
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology, Pending
Medical LicensureState of Georgia (2016)
Professional SocietiesAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
American College of Physicians
American Society of Hematology

HonorsElkin Fellowship Award, 2015
Accepted into the 2015 Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Workshop on Pancreatic Cancer, 2015
ACP Regional Basic Science Research poster competition, 2nd Place Winner, 2010
Argus Society Award: “The Most Likely to Win a Nobel Prize” nominee, 2009
Outstanding Research Related to Immunology: UASOM Medical Student Research Day, 2008
Outstanding Undergrad Research Student Award: Dept Honors in Biology, 2006
Barry M. Goldwater Honorable Mention, 2006
University Academic Excellence Award, 2003-2006
PublicationsOriginal Articles:
Ehrhardt GR, Hsu JT, Gartland L, Leu CM, Zhang S, Davis RS, Cooper MD. Expression of the immunoregulartory molecule FcRH4 defines a distinctive tissue-based population of memory B cells. JEM.202(6):783-91. September 2005.

Deng Z, Liu Y, Liu C, Xiang X, Wang J, Cheng Z, Shah SV, Zhang S, Zhang L, Zhuang X, Michalek S, Grizzle WE, Zhang HG. Immature myeloid cells induced by a high fat diet contribute to liver inflammation. Hepatology. July 2009.

Liu Y, Deng Z, Zhang S, Shah SV, Xiang X, Michalek S, Grizzle W, Zhang HG. Contribution of MyD88 to the tumor exosome-mediated induction of myeloid derived suppressor cells. The American J of Pathology, Vol. 176:5, May 2010.

Sun D, Zhuang X, Xiang X, Liu Y, Zhang S, Liu C, Barnes S, Grizzle W, Miller D and Zhang H. A novel nanoparticle drug delivery System: the anti-inflammatory activity of curcumin is enhanced when encapsulated in exosomes. Molecular Therapy, 18(9):1606-1614. September 2010.

Deng Z, Pardi R, Cheadle W, Xiang X, Zhang S, Shah S, Grizzle W, Miller D, Mountz J, Zhang H. Plant homologue constitutive photo morphogenesis 9(COP9) signalosome subunit CSN5 regulates innate immune responses in macrophages. Blood. 117: 4796-4804. August 2011.

Zhang S, Thara E, Quinn D, Dorff T. Blood Cells and their use in Active Immunotherapy of Prostate Cancer. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutic, Volume 8(4). April 2012.

Zhang S. Investigating the functional role of the Fe Receptor-Like 2 molecule in modulating cellular and humoral immunity. Proceedings of the Fourth Annual University of Alabama System Honors Research Day. April 2005.

Ailawadhi S, Yang D, Patel G, Zhang Y, Aldoss I, Kim M, Chanan-Khan A. Outcome disparities in Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia: A SEER database review. Blood 118: Abstract 845. September 2011.

Zhang SY, Zhang SQ, Jiang JJ, El-Reyes BF. The Anatomic location of pancreatic cancer as prognostic factor for impatient complications Journal of Clinical Oncology 33, 2015 (suppl 3; abstr 247).

Zhang SY, Zhang SQ, Jiang JJ, El-Reyes BF. Prognostic Value of Gender in Hospitalized pancreatic patients. Journal of Clinical Oncology 33,2015 (suppl 3; abst 256).

Zhang SY, Jiang JJ, El-Reyes BF. A Risk Score to Predict In-Hospital Mortality in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 33, 2015 (suppl ; abst e15256)

Zhang SQ, Smith SM, Zhang SY, Wang YL. Mechanisms of ibrutinib resisitance in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. British Journal of Hematology. 2015. Doi: 10.111/bjh.13427.

Zhang SY, Zhang SQ, Nagaraju GP, El-Reyes BF. Biomakers for Personalized Medicine in GI Center. Molecular Aspects of Medicine, 2015. Doi: 10.1016/j.mam.2015.06.002.