Grace Choong, M.D., is a medical oncologist specializing in breast and gynecologic cancers. Her clinical interests include:
- Providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary care for patients through involvement of multiple medical and surgical specialties, dietitians, genetic counselors, sexual health specialists, survivorship experts, palliative care specialists and social workers based on a patient's needs.
- Partnering with patients to develop personalized treatment plans.
- Understanding prognostic biomarkers in estrogen-receptor positive breast and gynecologic malignancies that improve clinical outcomes or contribute to therapy resistance.
- Evaluating germline mutations (e.g. BRCA1, BRCA2, ATM, CHEK2, TP53) that predispose patients to breast, endometrial, and ovarian cancers
In addition to her clinical interests, Dr. Choong is also actively involved in impactful research and education of fellows, residents, and medical students.
Mayo Clinic locations
FellowHematology/Oncology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
ResidentInternal Medicine, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
MDWayne State University School of Medicine
MSc - Pharmacology and ToxicologyUniversity of Toronto
BSc (Hons) - PathobiologyUniversity of Toronto
Chief FellowHematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Activities and honors
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
Awards and honors
Robert J. Filberg Vancouver Foundation Fellowship AwardVancouver Foundation
American Medical Women’s Association Glasgow-Rubin AwardAmerican Medical Women's Association
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha
- 2022 - present
MemberAmerican Association for Cancer Research
- 2020 - present
MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
- 2020 - present
MemberAmerican Society of Hematology
- 2017 - present
MemberAmerican College of Physicians