Emmanuel T. Quien Joins the Fox Chase Cancer Center Department of Hematology/Oncology

August 3, 2017

Emmanuel Quien, MD

PHILADELPHIA (August 3, 2017) – Fox Chase Cancer Center is pleased to welcome Emmanuel T. Quien, MD, to the Department of Hematology/Oncology. Quien is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist who has been working within the Temple University Health System for nearly 20 years. His new full-time position is assistant professor at Fox Chase, and he will continue to provide clinical services at the Temple Health Northeastern Ambulatory Care campus as well as on-site and on-call support to the hematology program at Jeanes Hospital. 

Quien comes to Fox Chase from Temple University Hospital, and Temple Physicians, Inc. He earned his medical degree from the University of Santo Tomas in his native Philippines, and completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey.

“I am excited to welcome Emmanuel to the department and eager for our patients meet him,” said Martin J. Edelman, MD, chair of the Department of Hematology/Oncology at Fox Chase. “He brings more than two decades of experience and expertise that will greatly benefit our patients with metastatic cancers, blood cancers, and other blood diseases.”

Quien began his new role at Fox Chase on August 1, 2017.


The Hospital of Fox Chase Cancer Center and its affiliates (collectively “Fox Chase Cancer Center”), a member of the Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence four consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship and community outreach. 
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