Hina Saeed, M.D., joins Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute as a Radiation Oncologist
BOCA RATON – February 9, 2022 – Hina Saeed, M.D., joins Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute as a radiation oncologist. Lynn Cancer Institute, a part of Baptist Health, is located on the campus of Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Dr. Saeed specializes in treating breast cancer, brain and spine tumors, and gynecological cancers.
“Our team is pleased Dr. Saeed has joined Lynn Cancer Institute,” said Louise Morrell, M.D., medical director of Lynn Cancer Institute. “Her dedication to both patient care and researching new approaches to radiation oncology will be an asset to our patients and team.”
“For patients diagnosed with cancer, getting the right treatment that’s both safe and effective is paramount,” said Michael E. Kasper, M.D., medical director of radiation oncology at Lynn Cancer Institute. “As a radiation oncology expert with extensive experience educating the next generation of doctors, Dr. Saeed will be an asset to patients who receive care at the Institute.”
Dr. Saeed joins Lynn Cancer Institute from the Medical College of Wisconsin, where she served as an assistant professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology. As part of her work, she was instrumental in establishing several satellite programs throughout Wisconsin.
Dr. Saeed’s research has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, such as several of the top journals in oncology. She has recently been appointed to serve as an associate editor for Clinical and Translational Radiation Oncology. She is also a member of various regional and national organizations and serves on numerous committees.
Dr. Saeed provides clinical trials to help her patients access new and innovative treatment options and was the principal investigator on a trial using innovative radiation therapy approach for metastatic tumors in the brain. She is particularly passionate about health disparities, with a special focus on women of color. Her interests include the use of digital health and informatics, as well as quality and safety initiatives to improve cancer outcomes and cancer care delivery.
Dr. Saeed is part of several programs related to clinical education and mentorship of medical students and residents. She serves as a question writer for the American Board of Radiology. Dr. Saeed is the executive lead of a social media-based radiation oncology journal club that focuses on education and global oncology.
She received her medical degree from the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University, where she was valedictorian. She completed her radiation oncology residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin, where she served as chief resident and was the recipient of a prestigious Research and Quality award.
Dr. Saeed will see patients at 701 NW 13th Street in Boca Raton and 10301 Hagen Ranch Road, Suite A960, in Boynton Beach.
About the Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute
The Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 11 hospitals, more than 23,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net/Newsroom and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.
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