Assistant Program Director, Cancer Rehabilitation Fellowship
Jasmine Zheng, MD, is an Innovation Faculty member at the Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation, an Assistant Professor and Director of Medical Student Education in the Department of Physical Medication and Rehabilitation, and the Assistant Program Director of the Cancer Rehabilitation Fellowship. She also leads the outpatient cancer rehabilitation and lymphedema services at Penn Medicine. Dr. Zheng received her medical education at Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed her residency training and chief residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Michigan.
Dr. Zheng is interested in clinical and research efforts to improve patient experience throughout the cancer care continuum and to leverage rehabilitation to improve functionality and survivorship. She recently led the Pennsylvania Hospital Cancer Committee’s 2021 Program Goal in Exercise Oncology – creating a streamlined method for patient physical activity assessments via the EMR that mapped results to specific provider best practice recommendations and patient interventions. She is a member of the Cancer Rehabilitation Physician Consortium of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, a group focused on expanding and evolving cancer rehabilitation services, research, and education.