Corey Foster, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

We look forward to Dr Foster joining our faculty in the Summer of 2020. 

Dr. Foster is a member of the faculty in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  He received his B.S. in Biology from DeSales University in Center Valley, PA, in 2011 and subsequently obtained his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2015.  His radiation oncology residency was completed at the University of Chicago in 2020, and he was granted a M.S. in Public Health Studies in 2019 as part of this training.  Clinically, he treats gynecologic malignancies as well as cancers of the head and neck.  His academic interests include prospective clinical trial design, new treatment paradigms for oligometastatic disease, and novel combinations of radiation and immunotherapy.

Honors/Awards:
2007-2011:  DeSales University Presidential Full-Tuition Scholarship
2007-2011: DeSales University Faith and Reason Honors Program
2011:  DeSales University Academic Excellence Award in Biology (highest GPA in major)
2011:  Graduated summa cum laude from DeSales University
2013-2014: Charles and Phyllis Lowe Merit Scholarship
2014:  Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society
2015:  Graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan Medical School (top 10% of class academically)
2019:  Chicago Radiological Society Steven Pinsky, M.D., Resident Research Award
2019-2020: Chief Resident in Radiation Oncology

Education:
B.S. – DeSales University, Center Valley, PA
M.D. – The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI
M.S. – The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Transitional Year Internship – Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE
Radiation Oncology Residency – The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL