Biography

Sean Hutchinson, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in symptom management of patients with advanced cancer, and his clinical practice emphasizes patient- and family-centered care.

Dr. Hutchinson earned his medical degree at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, where he also completed a residency in internal medicine. He received advanced training in hospice and palliative medicine through a fellowship at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2019.

Dr. Hutchinson is a member of several professional associations, including the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, the Texas Medical Association, and the Dallas County Medical Society.

His research interests include symptom management in the oncology palliative care population and advanced care planning in the outpatient palliative care population. He has published several academic articles on these topics.

In 2014, he was elected to the Barness/Behnke Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (2018-2019), Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Residency - University of South Florida College of Medicine (2015-2018), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - University of South Florida College of Medicine (2010-2015)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
Honors & Awards
  • Elected to the Barness/Behnke Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society 2014
Research
  • Symptom management in the oncology palliative care population
  • Advanced care planning in the outpatient palliative care population

Clinical Focus

  • Symptom management of patients with advanced cancer

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