COVID19 Update: For your safety, you will be asked to use a mask, if you do not have one, a mask will be provided. If a person presents with a temperature, you will be asked to return home and further instructions will be given by your health care team. For our patient’s protection, no visitors under 18 will be allowed in the offices, there is a limit one (1) visitor per patient if necessary. No visitors are allowed in the chemo infusion room. Telemedicine visits are available for routine office visits. All Patients – Very Important: Regardless of vaccination status.  If you are experiencing a fever or cold-like like symptoms, which also include GI Symptoms and Diarrhea, you should contact your Virginia Cancer Specialists Advice Line before visiting our clinics for scheduled appointments. This includes symptoms of respiratory illness, such as coughing or difficulty breathing.  More Information-PLEASE CLICK HERE

Alina M. Huang, MD

VCS Physicians

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The best part of my job is connecting with my patients and helping to demystify the fears and anxiety often associated with a cancer diagnosis. I want my patients to feel empowered and to continue to find life fulfilling in spite of living with cancer, and if I can contribute in a meaningful way, I have done my job.

Work and Credentials:

Primary Location

Alexandria Office


Medical Oncologist

Board Certification

Medical Oncology and Hematology


The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University at Rhode Island Hospital, Medical Oncology and Hematology


The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University at Rhode Island Hospital


The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University at Rhode Island Hospital

Medical School

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


University of Pennsylvania

Alina M. Huang, M.D. attended the University of Pennsylvania where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Biochemistry and participated in the Roy and Diana Vagelos Scholar Program in Molecular Life Sciences. She then earned her medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and went on to complete her residency and internship in Internal Medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital.

Dr. Huang joins Virginia Cancer Specialists after completing her fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. During her time there, Dr. Huang served as Teaching Fellow in Medical Oncology and Hematology, led lecture and group sessions focusing on hematology, and participated in medical oncology and hematology Grand Rounds. She has presented at national physician conferences, has authored several peer-reviewed publications, and contributed to one book chapter. Dr. Huang is currently a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

In her spare time, Dr. Huang enjoys traveling and yoga.

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Physician Publications

April 16, 2014

Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis and disseminated histoplasmosis

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August 1, 2004

Subtelomeric deletions of chromosome 9q: a novel microdeletion syndrome

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Clinical Trials (1)

Clinical Trial 19122

A Phase 3, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Alpelisib (BYL719) in Combination with Nab-Paclitaxel in Patients with Advanced Triple Negative Breast Cancer with Either Phosphoinositide-3-Kinase Catalytic Subunit Alpha (PIK3CA) Mutation or Phoshpatase and Tensin Homolog Protein (PTEN) Loss Without PIK3CA Mutation