About Jennifer Shin, MD

Jennifer Shin, MD is a medical oncologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital specializing in breast cancer. She is also a specialist in palliative medicine. She received her undergraduate education at Stanford University and her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital. She completed a fellowship in hematology-oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and a fellowship in palliative medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Her specific research interests include quality of life in patients with breast cancer and patient-physician communication.

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Center for Breast Cancer
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-6500

Medical Education

  • MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center

American Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance Plans

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