Dr. Virginia Sun received her Master of Science in Nursing from Yale University, and her Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing from University of California, Los Angeles.   Dr. Sun is Assistant Professor, Department of Population Sciences, Division of Nursing Research and Education, Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope, Duarte, CA  Dr. Sun is Member, SWOG Survivorship Committee, and the Palliative Care/End-of-Life Developing Committee, and was recently nominated and selected for “Up and Coming Medical Researchers: by Medscape.  Dr. Sun has authored many papers and chapters on the care of patients with lung and gastrointestinal cancer, and has received many honors and awards for her work.