Founded at the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania

Rupal P. O’Quinn, MD, MHCI, FACC

Associate Professor, Clinical Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Director, Cardio-Oncology, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Rupal P. O’Quinn, MD, MHCI, FACC is an Innovation Faculty at the Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation (PC3I), Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Perlman School of Medicine, and the Director of  Cardio-Oncology at the Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. O’Quinn received her undergraduate degree from Boston University before completing her medical education at Rutgers Medical School and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She then completed her residency and chief medical residency at the University of Michigan Health Systems in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This was followed by a general cardiology fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center at Harvard University Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts with a focus in non-invasive cardiology before completing a fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2015, where she focused on Cardio-Oncology. She recently graduated from Penn with a Master of Health Care Innovation in May 2023.


Dr. O’Quinn specializes in the field of cardio-oncology, with clinical work and research centered on patients who have or had cancer and now have cardiovascular issues. Her other areas of specialization include multi-modality cardiovascular imaging that includes echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance. She is currently on the Research and Scientific Advisory Committee and Advocacy Committee of the International Cardio-Oncology Society (ICOS). She is also a member of the Health Care Innovation group and Cardio-Oncology Advocacy workgroup within the American College of Cardiology.

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