Sarah Goodyear, M.D., Appointed Hospitalist At Fox Chase Cancer Center
PHILADELPHIA (July 24, 2006)-Sarah Goodyear, MD, has joined the department of medical oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center as a hospitalist. The Fox Chase hospitalist service enhances the continuum of care by providing an additional level of support for patients who may be dealing with diseases in addition to cancer or suffering from complications of cancer or cancer treatments.
Goodyear received her bachelor of science degree from George Washington University and earned her doctorate in medicine in 2003 at Temple University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital.
Goodyear is a member of the Society of Hospital Medicine, Pennsylvania Medical Society and the American Medical Association. She is also a member of the Montgomery County Medical Society, where she was named 2005 delegate to the Pennsylvania Medical Society.
Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase also was among the first institutions to receive the National Cancer Institute’s prestigious comprehensive cancer center designation in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has achieved Magnet status for excellence three consecutive times. Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research and oversees programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach. For more information, call 1-888-FOX-CHASE (1-888-369-2427).