Andrew Wang

MD, Radiation Oncology, UNC-Chapel Hill, Molecular Therapeutics



MD
Radiation Oncology
UNC-Chapel Hill
Molecular Therapeutics

Area of interest

The central theme of our research program is to apply advances from other fields such as chemical engineering, materials science, biomedical engineering and nanotechnology, to the field of oncology.
RESEARCH AIMS:
1. Nanomedicine approaches to improve cancer immunotherapy
2. Nanomedicine approaches to improve cancer chemoradiation treatment
3. Nanoparticle drug delivery
4. Tissue engineering of cancer metastasis models
5. Development of novel biomedical devices
6. Clinical translation of novel technologies

Awards and Honors

2017 UNC Health Care and Faculty Physicians Award for Carolina Care Excellence

2016 UNC Health Care and Faculty Physicians Award for Carolina Care Excellence

2011 ASTRO Biology Basic Science Research Abstract Award

2010 ASTRO Junior Faculty Basic Science Research Abstract Award

2008 ASTRO Translational Research Meeting Travel Grant

2008 ASTRO Resident Poster Recognition Award (Biology)

2001 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship for Medical Students

2000 Betty and Doris Barrett Scholarship, Harvard Medical School

1998 Thomas Payne Biology Scholarship, Department of Biology, Indiana University

1998 Lewis Bartling Scholarship, College of Arts and Sciences, Indiana University

1998 John Grimes Chemistry Scholarship, Indiana University

1998 Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society

1998 Blue Key National Honor Society

1998 Herman B. Wells Scholarship (Full tuition merit scholarship), Indiana University

1997 Honors Division Research Scholarship, Indiana University

1997 Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society Scholarship

1996 Honors Division Faculty Scholarship, Indiana University

1994 National Science Foundation Summer Research Fellowship

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