Selected publications from faculty, residents, and staff

April 7, 2021

Radiomic biomarkers of tumor immune biology and immunotherapy response. Wang JH, Wahid KA, van Dijk LV, Farahani K, Thompson RF, Fuller CD. Clinical & Translational Radiation Oncology (2021). :

April 6, 2021

Lipocalin 2 mediates appetite suppression during pancreatic cancer cachexia. Olson B, Zhu X, Norgard MA, Levasseur PR, Butler JT, Buenafe A, Burfeind KG, Michaelis KA, Pelz KR, Mendez H, Edwards J, Krasnow SM, Grossberg AJ, Marks DL.Nat Commun. 2021 Apr 6;12(1):2057. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-22361-3

March 15, 2021

Bioelectrical impedance analysis as a quantitative measure of sarcopenia in head and neck cancer patients treated with radiotherapy. Grossberg AJ, Rock CD, Edwards J, Mohamed ASR, Ruzensky D, Currie A, Rosemond P, Phan J, Gunn GB, Frank SJ, Morrison WH, Garden AS, Fuller CD, Rosenthal DI. Radiother Oncol. 2021 Mar 15:S0167-8140(21)06131-4. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2021.03.005.  PMID: 33736997.

March 3, 2021

Exploiting Phagocytic Checkpoints in Nanomedicine: Applications in Imaging and Combination Therapies. Landry MR, Walker JM, Sun C. Front Chem. 2021 Mar 3;9:642530. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2021.642530. PMID: 33748077; PMCID: PMC7966415.

February 22, 2021

Commissioning of a Versa HDTM linear accelerator for three commercial treatment planning systems. Laub WU, Merz B, Kishore M. Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 22 February 2021.

February 19, 2021

Exploiting Phagocytic Checkpoints in Nanomedicine: Applications in Imaging and Combination Therapies. Landry MR, Walker J, Sun C.  Frontiers in Chemistry 9, 56. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2021.642530

February 17, 2021

Proton Radiotherapy Could Reduce the Risk of Fatal Second Cancers for Children with Intracranial Tumors in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Gallagher KJ, Youssef B, Georges R, Mahajan A, Feghali JA, Nabha R, Ayoub Z, Jalbout W, Taddei PJ.  Int J Part Ther 2021; doi:

February 16, 2021

Career Development in Academic Radiation Oncology. Editors: Chandra, Ravi A., Vapiwala, Neha, Thomas, Jr., Charles R.

February 8, 2021

Qualitative Study of Interprofessional Collaboration in Radiation Oncology Clinics: Is There a Need for Further Education? Schultz OA, Hight RS, Gutiontov S, Chandra R, Farnan J, Golden DW. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2021 Mar 1;109(3):661-669. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2020.09.056.

February 8, 2021

Detecting the Dark Matter of Unpublished Clinical Cancer Studies: An Analysis of Phase 3 Randomized Controlled Trials. Pasalic D, Fuller CD, Mainwaring W, Lin TA, Miller AB, Jethanandani A, Espinoza AF, Grossberg AJ, Jagsi R, Das P, Koong AC, Rödel C, Fokas E, Thomas CR Jr, Minsky BD, Ludmir EB. Mayo Clin Proc. 2021 Feb;96(2):420-426. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2020.08.015.

February 4, 2021

Networking and Applying to Radiation Oncology During A Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Survey of Medical Student Concerns. Pollom EL, Sandhu N, Deig CR, Obeid JP, Miller JA, Kahn JM. Advances in Radiation Oncology (2021), doi:

February 4, 2021

Gender-based analysis of the academic paediatric radiation oncology workforce. McClelland Iii S, Huang CC, Zellars RC, Jaboin JJ. Postgrad Med J. 2021 Feb 4:postgradmedj-2020-139543. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2020-139543.

February 2, 2021

Patterns of Care and Barriers to Utilization of Definitive Concurrent Chemoradiation Therapy for Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in Russia. Dengina N, Chernykh M, Degnin C, Chen Y, Tsimafeyeu I, Karaseva VV, Tjulandin S, Laktionov K, Thomas CR Jr, Mitin T. J Cancer Educ. 2021 Feb 2. doi: 10.1007/s13187-021-01966-8. 

January 28, 2021

Mistrust Reported by US Mexicans With Cancer at End of Life and Hospice Enrollment. Rising ML, Hassouneh D, Berry P, Lutz K. ANS Adv Nurs Sci. 2021 Jan-Mar 01;44(1):E14-E31. doi: 10.1097/ANS.0000000000000344. PMID: 33497104.

January 22, 2021

Cancer pain management in the emergency department: a multicenter prospective observational trial of the Comprehensive Oncologic Emergencies Research Network (CONCERN). Coyne CJ, Reyes-Gibby CC, Durham DD, Abar B, Adler D, Bastani A, Bernstein SL, Baugh CW, Bischof JJ, Grudzen CR, Henning DJ, Hudson MF, Klotz A, Lyman GH, Madsen TE, Pallin DJ, Rico JF, Ryan RJ, Shapiro NI, Swor R, Thomas CR Jr, Venkat A, Wilson J, Yeung SJ, Caterino JM. . Support Care Cancer. 2021 Jan 22. doi: 10.1007/s00520-021-05987-3. 

January 11, 2021

Increasing Rate of Unintentional Firearm Deaths in Youngest Americans: Firearm Prevalence and Covid-19 Pandemic Implication. Bleyer A, Siegel SE, Thomas, CR. Journal of the National Medical Association, 2021,

January 8, 2021

Transitioning Roles from Residency to Attending Physician in Radiation Oncology. Kahn JM, DiazGranados D, Fields, E. J Canc Educ (2021).

January 7, 2021

Application of ASCO Value Framework to Treatment Advances in Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Chen EY, Cook M, Deig C, Arastu A, Prasad V, Nabavizadeh N, Lopez CD, Kardosh A. JCO Oncol Pract. 2021 Jan 7:OP2000558. doi: 10.1200/OP.20.00558. 

January 7, 2021

In Regard to Odei et al. Kahn JM, Sandhu N, Pollom EL. International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics. Volume 109, Issue 2, P639-640.  doi:

January 5, 2021

The Feasibility of Patient-Specific Circulating Tumor DNA Monitoring throughout Multi-Modality Therapy for Locally Advanced Esophageal and Rectal Cancer: A Potential Biomarker for Early Detection of Subclinical Disease. Boniface C, Deig C, Halsey C, Kelley T, Heskett MB, Thomas CR Jr., Spellman PT, Nabavizadeh N.  Diagnostics. 2021; 11(1):73.

January 3, 2021

Mentorship initiatives in radiation oncology: A scoping review of the literature. Marsiglio JA, Rosenberg DM, Rooney MK, Goodman CR, Gillespie EF, Hirsch AE, Holliday EB, Kimple RJ, Thomas, CR, Golden DW. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics.  30 December 2020.  

December 23, 2020

Disparities in Patterns of Conventional Versus Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Spine Metastasis in the United States. Kim E, McClelland S 3rd, Jaboin JJ, Attia A.J Palliat Care. 2020 Dec 23:825859720982204. doi: 10.1177/0825859720982204. 

December 22, 2020

Current Social Media Use Among Radiation Oncology Trainees. A Albert, JM Kahn, MA. Knoll, S Lirette, R Yechieli, NK Gerber, R Jagsi, MS Katz. Advances in Radiation Oncology (2021), doi:

December 3, 2020

Evolution of the prevalence of pre-residency peer-reviewed publications among incoming junior residents. McClelland III S, Murphy B, Jaboin JJ, Zellers RC. Postgraduate Medical Journal Published Online First: 03 December 2020. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2020-139223

December 1, 2020

In Regard to Wong et al. Scarpelli DB, Murphy B, Chang BH, Nemecek E, Jaboin JJ.Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. Volume 108, Issue 5, P1395-1396. doi:

November 21, 2020

Fucoidan-coated nanoparticles target radiation-induced P-selectin to enhance chemoradiotherapy in murine colorectal cancer. DuRoss AN, Landry MR, Thomas CR, Neufeld MJ, Sun C. Cancer Lett. 2020 Nov 21:S0304-3835(20)30618-2. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2020.11.021. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33232787.

November 10, 2020

The God of Small Things. Chang EM. JAMA. 2020;324(18):1910. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.13911