Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
American Board of Surgery
Dr. Subhedar received her MD from Marshall University in 2009. She completed her general surgery residency at Emory in 2014 and a breast fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in 2015. Her primary clinical activity is providing breast cancer treatment at the AVON Comprehensive Breast Center at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Subhedar's research interests include investigating healthcare disparities in breast cancer treatment and developing treatment methods tailored to breast cancer molecular subtypes. In 2017, she received a mission grant from the V Foundation for Cancer Research to assist her in identifying the specific barriers and motivators that affect minority involvement in breast cancer clinical trials. She was also named the Emory principal investigator for the Alliance 11202 multi-institutional study sponsored by the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. This Grady-based trial is comparing the benefit of axillary dissection vs axillary radiation in node positive patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
View Dr. Subhedar's publications in PubMed.
Emory University Hospital
Emory University Hospital Midtown
Grady Memorial Hospital
The Emory Clinic
MD, Marshall University, 2009
General Surgery Internship and Residency, Emory University School of Medicine, 2009-2014
Breast Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2014-2015
Chief Resident Teaching Award, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 2014
Gold Medal Award, Southeastern Surgical Congress, 2011
Society of Surgical Oncology
American Society of Breast Surgeons
Investigating healthcare disparities in breast cancer treatment
Developing methods of tailoring treatment based on breast cancer molecular subtypes
Health literacy and improvements in access to treatment