Dr Robin Schoenthaler is a radiation oncologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. She grew up in Northern California and is a product of the University of California educational system, having gone to UC Berkeley has an undergrad and then UCLA for medical school and UCSF for residency. She specializes in the treatment of women with gynecologic and breast cancers and has had a long-standing interest in the needs and issues of cancer survivors. She is also a published essayist with a website at www.DrRobin.org. She herself has survived now almost 26 winters in Boston and looks forward to retiring in San Diego at some point in the next decade or perhaps next week.