April Swoboda, MD

April Swoboda, MD

Oncology in Chicago, IL


 (312) 942-5904

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


610 S Maple Ave,
Suite 5400,
Oak Park, IL

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About Dr. Swoboda


Dr. April Swoboda, MD is a board-certified medical oncologist in Chicago, Illinois who specializes in the treatment of breast cancer. She has clinical expertise in the management of triple-negative breast cancer.

Dr. Swoboda is currently licensed to practice medicine in Illinois. She is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center.

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Services Offered



Chemotherapy
Breast cancer
Clinical research
Triple-negative breast cancer
Medical oncology

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 2014 - 2016

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2010 - 2013

Brown University
Class of 2010

Brown University
Bachelor of Science (Sc.B.), Neuroscience, 2002 - 2006

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Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

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Medical Licenses

IL State Medical License
2014 - 2020

PA State Medical License
2013 - 2014

MA State Medical License
2010 - 2013

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Work Experience


Division Of Hematology Oncology And Section Of Medical Oncology
Chicago, IL
2018 - Present

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Breast medical oncology
2018 - Present

Clinical Instructor & Oncology Research Fellow
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, IL
2016 - 2018

Oncology Hospitalist
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
2013 - 2014

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Hospital Affiliations

Rush Oak Park Hospital
Current Affiliation
Oak Park, IL

Rush University Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Chicago, IL

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Former Affiliation
Chicago, IL

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Boston, MA

University of Chicago Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Chicago, IL

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Former Affiliation
Philadelphia, PA

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Awards

Member
Gold Humanism Honor Society, 2009

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Professional Memberships

American Society of Clinical Oncology - ASCO
Member

American College of Physicians - ACP
Member

American Association for Cancer Research - AACR
Member

Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Immune Checkpoint Blockade for Breast Cancer.
Cancer Treat. Res.
Swoboda, A.,Nanda, R.
1/20/2018

Impact of tissue-based genomic profiling on clinical decision making in the management of patients with metastatic breast cancer at academic centers.
Breast Cancer Res. Treat.
Santa-Maria, C. A.,Kruse, M.,Raska, P.,Weiss, M.,Swoboda, A.,Mutonga, M. B.,Abraham, J.,Jain, S.,Nanda, R.,Montero, A. J.
2017 Jul 29

Resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors in children: assessment of long-term motor and sensory deficits.
J Neurosurg Pediatr
McGirt, M. J., Chaichana, K. L., Atiba, A., Attenello, F., Yao, K. C., Jallo, G. I.
2008 Jan
24 citations

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Journal Article

Immunotherapy Approaches to Breast Cancer
Current Breast Cancer Reports
Swoboda A, Nanda R
12/1/2017

Book Chapter

Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Swoboda AT, Nanda R
11/1/2017

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