Michelle Alonso-Basanta, M.D., Ph.D.

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Helene Blum Assistant Professor
Department: Radiation Oncology

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University of Pennsylvania
Department of Radiation Oncology
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
TRC-2 West
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Chemistry)
New York University, 1996.
Ph.D. (Pathology)
New York University, 2001.
New York University School of Medicine, 2003.
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Selected Publications

W. Tristram Arscott*, Simeng Zhu*, John Plastaras1, Amit Maity1, Michelle Alonso-Basanta and Josh Jones: Neurologic toxicity during and after concurrent palliative radiotherapy and immune checkpoint blockade for brain metastases. The Radiation Oncology Summit: ACRO 2018 February 2018 Notes: Oral by co-author.

D. Mihailidis, L. Brady, S. Anamalayil, M. Alonso-Basanta, R. Scheuermann, C. Kennedy, J. Metz : Rapid IMRT delivery for head and neck (H&N) with a prototype jawless MLC system and a novel MV-CBCT panel (e-Poster/oral) ASTRO 59th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA September 23-26, 2017 September 2017 Notes: Poster.

Doroslovački Pavle, Tamhankar Madhura A, Liu Grant T, Shindler Kenneth S, Ying Gui-Shuang, Alonso-Basanta Michelle: Factors Associated with Occurrence of Radiation-induced Optic Neuropathy at "Safe" Radiation Dosage. Seminars in ophthalmology Page: 1-8, Jul 2017.

Stephanie Yoon, Kevin Nead, Alexander Lin, J. Nicholas Lukens, James Palmer, Nithin Adappa, and Michelle Alonso-Basanta: Adjuvant Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) For Sinonasal Mucosal Melanoma: A Single-Institution Retrospective Experience. North American Skull Base Society Supplement 78(S 01), March 2017 Notes: Oral Podium Presentation by co-author. DOI: 10.1055/s-007-33552.

Ojerholm Eric, Anderson Nathan, Patel Kashyapkumar, Wang Peng, Lustig Robert A, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Kurtz Goldie, Jones Joshua A: Impact of image guidance during whole-brain radiation therapy. Practical radiation oncology 6(6): e345-e351, Nov - Dec 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2016.03.006. Epub 2016 Mar 19.

Peter H. Ahn, Nandita Mitra, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, James N. Palmer, Nithin D. Adappa, Bert W. O’Malley Jr., Christopher Rassekh, Ara Chalian, Roger B. Cohen & Alexander Lin: Risk of lymph node metastasis and recommendations for elective nodal treatment in squamous cell carcinoma of the nasal cavity and maxillary sinus: a SEER analysis. Acta Oncologica 55(9): 1107-1114, Sept-Oct 2016.

Piazza Matthew, Ramayya Ashwin, Geiger Geoffrey, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Nasrallah MacLean P, Welch William, Ozturk Ali: Intramedullary recurrence of a thoracic meningioma - Presentation of an unusual case and review of the literature. World neurosurgery 92(588): e17-21, Aug 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.01.073. Epub 2016 Feb 4.

Trifiletti Daniel M, Lee Cheng-Chia, Kano Hideyuki, Cohen Jonathan, Janopaul-Naylor James, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Lee John Y K, Simonova Gabriela, Liscak Roman, Wolf Amparo, Kvint Svetlana, Grills Inga S, Johnson Matthew, Liu Kang-Du, Lin Chung-Jung, Mathieu David, Héroux France, Silva Danilo, Sharma Mayur, Cifarelli Christopher P, Watson Christopher N, Hack Joshua D, Golfinos John G, Kondziolka Douglas, Barnett Gene, Lunsford L Dade, Sheehan Jason P: Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brainstem Metastases: An International Cooperative Study to Define Response and Toxicity. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 96(2): 280-288, Jun 2016.

Akbari Hamed, Macyszyn Luke, Da Xiao, Bilello Michel, Wolf Ronald L, Martinez-Lage Maria, Biros George, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, OʼRourke Donald M, Davatzikos Christos: Imaging Surrogates of Infiltration Obtained Via Multiparametric Imaging Pattern Analysis Predict Subsequent Location of Recurrence of Glioblastoma. Neurosurgery 74(8): 572-580, April 2016 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Ahn Peter H, Mitra Nandita, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Adappa Nithin D, Palmer James N, O'Malley Bert W, Rassekh Christopher H, Chalian Ara, Cohen Roger B, Lin Alexander: Nodal Metastasis and Elective Nodal Level Treatment in Sinonasal Small Cell and Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Analysis. The British journal of radiology 89(1058): 20150488, Feb 2016 Notes: [Epub 2015 November 11]

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