Keith Eaton, MD, PhD

Dr. Keith Eaton MD, PhD

Keith Eaton, MD, PhD

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

Fax: 206.606.1435
Mail Stop: K2-231

Dr. Keith Eaton is an oncologist who specializes in treating patients with lung, thyroid, and head and neck cancers. He leads clinical trials that investigate immunotherapies like checkpoint inhibitors, which can take the brakes off a patient’s immune system, and targeted therapies that disrupt the ability of cancer cells to grow and spread from the primary tumor to other parts of the body. 

Other Appointments & Affiliations

University of Washington School of Medicine

Clinical Director, Thoracic/Head & Neck Oncology
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Medical Director, Quality, Safety and Value
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center


1998 - University of California, San Diego, MD

1995 - University of California, San Diego, PhD (Physics)

1989 - University of California, Berkeley, AB Physics and Mathematics

Research Interests

Clinical Trials

Supportive Care

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For the Media

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Email or call 206.667.2210