Dr. Mason is a surgical oncologist with a focus on complex gastrointestinal, skin, and soft tissue malignancies.
After graduating from medical school at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, she completed her seven-year general surgery residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. During that time, she also completed a two-year dedicated research fellowship at the Houston Health Services Research and Development Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center where she focused her research on oncologic quality of care using large datasets. Following residency, she completed her clinical fellowship in complex general surgical oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Her clinical and research interests are in the improvement and optimization of oncologic outcomes and quality of and access to care in underserved, safety-net hospital populations.