Sascha Tuchman



MD, MHS
Associate Professor
UNC-Chapel Hill
Medicine
Hematology/Oncology
Clinical Research

Area of interest

Dr. Tuchman is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist who splits his time between clinical care and research. He studies all forms of plasma cell disorders with specific interests in amyloidosis and multiple myeloma in senior patients.

Awards and Honors

  • Golden Key National Honor Society, Tufts University, 1996
  • Cum laude honors at graduation, Tufts University, 1996
  • J. William Fulbright Grant, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, 1996
  • Scholarship Grant, Murray Hammerman Benevolent Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 1998
  • Scholarship, Albert Strickler Memorial Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 1999
  • Scholarship, Emanuel Sternberger Memorial Scholarship Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 1999
  • Scholarship, Los Angeles Hillel Council Medical Scholarship (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 1999
  • Scholarship, Los Angeles Hillel Council Medical Scholarship (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2001
  • Scholarship-Loan, Samuel F. and Sara G. Feinman Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2001
  • Scholarship, Emanuel Sternberger Memorial Scholarship Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2001
  • Scholarship-Loan, Evalee C. Schwarz Memorial Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2001
  • Scholarship-Loan, Bill Raskob Memorial Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2001
  • Scholarship-Loan, Evalee C. Schwarz Memorial Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship, Hattie M. Strong Foundation Scholarship (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship, Albert Strickler Memorial Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship Grant, Murray Hammerman Benevolent Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship-Loan, Bill Raskob Memorial Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship, Los Angeles Hillel Council Medical Scholarship (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship-Loan, Samuel F. and Sara G. Feinman Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship, Emanuel Sternberger Memorial Scholarship Fund (while at Georgetown University School of Medicine), 2002
  • Scholarship, Milton Corn Award for highest grades in 1st, 2nd and 3rd years of medical school at Georgetown University, 2003
  • 2003 Summa cum laude honors at graduation, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • 2009 Merit Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • 2009 Travel Award, American Society of Hematology
  • 2010 Travel Award, Burroughs Wellcome Foundation
  • Teaching Attending Physician, Eugene Stead Teaching Attending Program at Duke University, 2012

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