Bennett Yu, MD - Medical Director, Oncology Research
Bennett W. Yu, MD, a specialist in Hematology and Medical Oncology, is a member of Peninsula Regional Oncology and Hematology at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. Dr. Yu is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Yu not only provides diagnosis and medical management of patients with cancer as well as hematology services for all diseases of the blood, coagulation system and bone marrow, but is the medical director of Oncology Research at Peninsula Regional Medical Center as well.
Sandra Heineken, RN, OCN - Program Manager, Clinical Research
Sandra Heineken has been in the nursing field for 27 years, 14 of which were in oncology research. She worked in oncology research at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C for seven years, and then made her way back to the Eastern Shore and has been a member of Peninsula Regional for the past eight years. Sandra, an Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN), is a graduate of Salisbury University with a BS in Nursing. At the Peninsula Cancer Center, she is responsible for all of the oncology cooperative group studies (CALGB, NSABP, and RTOG). She also works with the pharmaceutical studies as requested by the medical oncologists and radiation oncologists.