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Stephen M. Hahn, MD

Degree and Institution

MD, Temple University

Faculty Title

Henry K. Pancoast Professor, Radiation Oncology

Administrative Title

Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

Abramson Cancer Center Title

Co-Program Leader, Radiation Biology Program

Clinical Expertise

Photodynamic therapy; radiation protectors; lung cancer; GU cancer-radiation oncology; combined modality therapy

Research Expertise

Lung cancer, Photodynamic therapy; radiation protectors, combined targeted agents with radiation

Cancer Programs
Radiation Oncology
» Developmental Therapeutics (Phase I)
» Lung Cancer and Related Disorders
» Photodynamic Therapy

Lung Cancer Program
» Radiation Oncology

» Radiation Oncology

Residency
Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Fellowship
Medical Oncology, National Cancer Institute

Board Certifications
Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Researcher/Clinician:
Stephen M. Hahn

3400 Spruce St
2 Donner
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283

Office Phone: 215-662-7296
Fax: 215-349-5923

Assistant:
Brenda Williams
Office Phone: 215-662-7296
Appointment Phone: 215-662-7296
Fax: 215-349-5923
hahn@xrt.upenn.edu

Dr. Hahn is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Abramson Cancer center. He is an active researcher in developmental therapeutics, Dr. Hahn's efforts focus on Photo Dynamic Therapy (PDT). Dr. Hahn has recently reported the results of a Phase I study of the farnesyltransferase inhibitor (FTI) L-778,123 and radiotherapy for patients with locally advanced lung cancer and head and neck cancer. Significant antitumor responses were reported in patients with lung cancer. Dr. Hahn's clinical practice is dedicated to treating patients with lung cancer, sarcoma, prostate cancer, and mesothelioma.

Listen to Dr. Hahn discuss proton therapy and how it may be used to attack cancers in new and promising ways that will reduce morbidity and side effects ... click to listen

Listen to Dr. Hahn discuss what proton therapy is and how it may be used to attack cancers in new and promising ways that will reduce morbidity and side effects .... click to listen