Dr. Robert K. Chin received his BA degree in philosophy from The Johns Hopkins University. He received his PhD from the Committee on Immunology at the University of Chicago, where he researched T cell development and how radiotherapy enhances anti-tumor immunity. Dr. Chin subsequently won the Leon O. Jacobson Prize for research when he received his MD degree from the Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago in 2006. He completed his clinical specialty training in Radiation Oncology at Stanford Cancer Institute. Upon graduation, Dr. Chin joined the faculty at the University of Chicago as Assistant Professor.