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Thomas D. Brown, M.D., MBA

Medical Oncologist

Medical Oncology


Professional Statement

Thomas Brown, MD, MBA serves as Executive Director of the Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI). His other roles include serving as: the principal investigator of the SCI Personalized Medicine Program; the Co-Chair of the Cancer Leadership Council for Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH); and the Co-Chair of the PSJH Cancer Genomics Program. Dr. Brown has served as Professor of Medicine with Tenure, and COO, at the University of Arizona Cancer Center, and as a Tenured Professor, and Vice President of International Operations, at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and on the faculty of Duke University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from The Johns Hopkins University, and an MBA from Rice University. A graduate of the Medical College of Virginia, Dr. Brown completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Florida, and a fellowship in medical oncology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Brown’s clinical practice and research have focused on therapeutic development in gastrointestinal malignancies. His professional and academic interests include healthcare administration and policy, as well as international healthcare delivery systems. Dr. Brown serves on numerous boards, to include: State of Washington Cancer Research Endowment (CARE) Authority; Institute for Systems Biology; P4 Medicine Institute; The Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research; the Susan G. Komen, Puget Sound; and the Scientific Advisory Board of GenomiCare Biotechnology.

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Medical College of Virginia
medical school
University of Florida Teaching Hospitals
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Appendix Cancer
  • Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Cancer Of Ge Junction
  • Cancer Of Pancreas
  • Carcinoid Of Stomach
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pseudomyxoma Peritonei
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Vice President Biden recognizes Providence, Swedish
Dr. Brown  at the Cancer Moonshot and elected to the Governor Inslee CARE Fund Board
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Professional Associations

American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Association for Cancer Research, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, American Medical Association
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  • Spanish
  • English

Practice Locations

Thomas D. Brown practices at one location

Medical Oncology - Swedish Cancer Institute First Hill
1221 Madison Street
Arnold Pavilion, Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98104
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
Medical Groups
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