Bennett W. Yu, MD

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Director of Oncology Clinical Research, Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute, PRMC

Bennett W. Yu, MD, a specialist in Hematology and Medical Oncology, Joined Peninsula Regional Oncology and Hematology at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland in March of 2007.

Dr. Yu received his medical degree from the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. Dr. Yu also completed a research fellowship in Hematology at Albany Veterans Hospital in Albany, a hematology fellowship at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia and a medical staff fellowship in Medical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute of the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, where he also served as a senior clinical investigator.

Dr. Yu has also been a member of the medical staff of the Josephine Ford Cancer Center at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and has served as an assistant professor at both Wayne State University in Detroit and at the Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Before joining PRMC he was the Director of Oncology Therapeutics at Wyeth Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Dr. Yu is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. In addition to his practice role, Dr. Yu serves as the Medical Director of Oncology Research at Peninsula Regional Medical Center.

With Dr. Yu expertise, Peninsula Regional has expanded the clinical trials it currently offers patients at its Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute.