We are pleased to welcome Qian (Janie) Qin, M.D., Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, as the newest faculty member supporting the Kidney Cancer Program. Dr. Qin joins UT Southwestern and the Simmons Cancer Center GU oncology team from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where she most recently completed her fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology. A graduate of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, she trained in Internal Medicine at Houston Methodist Hospital.
Dr. Qin’s research interests focus on novel biomarkers and therapeutics for genitourinary cancers, including kidney cancer, particularly in the context of early phase clinical trials. She is experienced in developing investigator-initiated studies with biomarker correlatives and will be deploying new molecular imaging approaches to study kidney cancer.