Robert K. Chin, MD, PhD

Robert K. Chin, MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology


English, Chinese - Mandarin

Institutional Affiliation

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica



Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University, 2008 - 2011


Preliminary Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 2006 - 2007


MD, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 2006
PhD, University of Chicago, 2004


Radiation Oncology, Stanford Cancer Institute - Stanford Medicine, 2007 - 2011

Board Certification

Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology, 2012

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncology

Scientific Interests

Dr. Robert Chin's research focuses on the integration of immunological and cancer stem cell directed therapies with radiotherapy. He also has a strong interest in developing novel radiosurgery techniques.

Highlighted Publications

Chin RK, Lo JC, Kim O, Blink SE, Christiansen PA, Peterson P, Wang Y, Ware C, Fu YX. Lymphotoxin pathway directs thymic Aire expression. Nat Immunol. 2003 Nov;4(11):1121-7. Epub 2003 Sep 28.

Chin R, Zhou P, Alegre ML, Fu YX. Confounding factors complicate conclusions in aly model. Nat Med. 2001 Nov;7(11):1165-6.