Fox Chase Cancer Center Welcomes Brandon Bachert

PHILADELPHIA (July 15, 2020) – Fox Chase Cancer Center announces the hiring of Brandon Bachert, MD, who will join the department of diagnostic imaging as a full time body imager. Bachert will be an assistant professor on the academic track.

Bachert comes to Fox Chase from Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, where he was a staff radiologist. He also completed his diagnostic radiology residency there.

He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine. Bachert completed an abdominal imaging fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He was a preliminary medicine intern at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware.

He is a member of the Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society, Pennsylvania Radiological Society, Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound, Radiological Society of North America, and the American Roentgen Ray Society.

Bachert has been published in several peer-reviewed journals and presented at multiple case report competitions.

Bachert will begin work at Fox Chase on August 3, 2020.

Fox Chase Cancer Center (Fox Chase), which includes the Institute for Cancer Research and the American Oncologic Hospital and is a part of Temple Health, is one of the leading comprehensive cancer 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 is also one of just 10 members of the Alliance of Dedicated Cancer Centers. 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 six 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. It is the policy of Fox Chase Cancer Center that there shall be no exclusion from, or participation in, and no one denied the benefits of, the delivery of quality medical care on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, disability, age, ancestry, color, national origin, physical ability, level of education, or source of payment.

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