AGS 365
Milken Scholar 2003
Scholar Profile

John Shen



Dr. Shen is an Assistant Professor at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University, receiving his B.S. with Honors in Cancer Biology. He returned to Southern California for medical school and received his M.D. from the University of California at Irvine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and his combined Hematology/Oncology & Geriatric Medicine fellowship at UCLA, where he is now on faculty. Dr. Shen's clinical practice is in Medical Oncology, where he specializes in cancers of the genitourinary tract, including prostate, kidney, and bladder. He is active in clinical research, leading efforts on several clinical trials for patients with advanced malignancies. He teaches and mentors medical students as part of the Academic Medicine College at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. He also serves on the Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program committee.

High school:  Marshall Fundamental


College Year Degree
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA
2007 B.S. Biological Sciences
University of California - Irvine
Irvine, CA
2012 M.D. Medicine

News and Highlights

John Shen (MS '03)

Did someone call for a doctor? John Shen, MS ‘03, earned his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from the University of California Irvine School of Medicine. He will be starting his residency in Internal Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Congratulations!

John Shen (MS '03)

And now the easy part: Medical School. Congratulations are in order for John Shen, MS ‘03, who has been accepted to the UC Irvine School of Medicine for the fall.