Charu Aggarwal, MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

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Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
10th Floor, South Pavilion
Office #10-207
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6318
Fax: 215-349-5326
Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India, 2003.
MPH (Health Care Organization and Policy)
University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2005.
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Selected Publications

Charu Aggarwal, Roger B Cohen, Eddy Yu, Wei Ting Hwang, Joshua M Bauml, Evan Alley, Tracey Evans, Corey J Langer: Etirinotecan Pegol (NKTR-102) in the third line treatment of patients with metastatic or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer: results of a phase II study Clinical Lung Cancer October 2017.

Kesarwala AH, Lu DJ, Xanthopoulos E, Apisarnthanarax S, Cengel KA, Evans T, Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Langer CJ, Rengan R, Simone CB II: The Role of Advanced Imaging in Assessing Response to Definitive Chemoradiation Prior to Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation in Limited-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer. Clinical Lung Cancer October 2017.

Charu Aggarwal,Xingmei Wang, Anjana Ranganathan, Drew Torigian, Andrea Troxel, Tracey Evans, Roger B.Cohen, Bhavesh Vaidya, Chandra Rao, Mark Connelly, Anil Vachani, Corey Langer, Steven Albelda: Circulating tumor cells as a predictive biomarker in patients with small cell lung cancer undergoing chemotherapy. Lung Cancer 112: 118-125, October 2017.

Bauml Joshua, Kim Jiyoung, Zhang Xiaochen, Aggarwal Charu, Cohen Roger B, Schmitz Kathryn: Unsupervised exercise in survivors of human papillomavirus related head and neck cancer: how many can go it alone? Journal of Cancer Survivorship 11(4): 462-468, August 2017.

Rwigema Jean-Claude M, Verma Vivek, Lin Liyong, Berman Abigail T, Levin William P, Evans Tracey L, Aggarwal Charu, Rengan Ramesh, Langer Corey, Cohen Roger B, Simone Charles B: Prospective study of proton-beam radiation therapy for limited-stage small cell lung cancer. Cancer July 2017.

Aggarwal Charu, Borghaei Hossein: Treatment Paradigms for Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer at Academic Medical Centers: Involvement in Clinical Trial Endpoint Design. The Oncologist 22(6): 700-708, June 2017.

Thompson Jeffrey C, Yee Stephanie S, Troxel Andrea B, Savitch Samantha L, Fan Ryan, Balli David, Lieberman David B, Morrissette Jennifer D, Evans Tracey L, Bauml Joshua, Aggarwal Charu, Kosteva John A, Alley Evan, Ciunci Christine, Cohen Roger B, Bagley Stephen, Stonehouse-Lee Susan, Sherry Victoria E, Gilbert Elizabeth, Langer Corey, Vachani Anil, Carpenter Erica L: Detection of Therapeutically Targetable Driver and Resistance Mutations in Lung Cancer Patients by Next-Generation Sequencing of Cell-Free Circulating Tumor DNA. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 22(23): 5772-5782, December 2016.

Schapira Marilyn M, Aggarwal Charu, Akers Scott, Aysola Jaya, Imbert Diana, Langer Corey, Simone Charlie B, Strittmatter Emily, Vachani Anil, Fraenkel Liana: How Patients View Lung Cancer Screening. The Role of Uncertainty in Medical Decision Making. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 13(11): 1969-1976, November 2016.

Edward B. Garon, M.D., Naiyer A. Rizvi, M.D., Rina Hui, M.B., B.S., Natasha Leighl, M.D., Ani S. Balmanoukian, M.D., Joseph Paul Eder, M.D., Amita Patnaik, M.D., Charu Aggarwal, M.D., Matthew Gubens, M.D., Leora Horn, M.D., Enric Carcereny, M.D., Myung-Ju Ahn, M.D., Enriqueta Felip, M.D., Jong-Seok Lee, M.D., Matthew D. Hellmann, M.D., Omid Hamid, M.D., Jonathan W. Goldman, M.D., Jean-Charles Soria, M.D., Marisa Dolled-Filhart, Ph.D., Ruth Z. Rutledge, M.B.A., Jin Zhang, Ph.D., Jared K. Lunceford, Ph.D., Reshma Rangwala, M.D., Gregory M. Lubiniecki, M.D., Charlotte Roach, B.S., Kenneth Emancipator, M.D., and Leena Gandhi, M.D: Pembrolizumab for the Treatment of Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer. New England Journal of Medicine April 2015.

Bagley Stephen J, Vitale Steven, Zhang Suhong, Aggarwal Charu, Evans Tracey L, Alley Evan W, Cohen Roger B, Langer Corey J, Blair Ian A, Vachani Anil, Whitehead Alexander S: Pretreatment Red Blood Cell Total Folate Concentration Is Associated With Response to Pemetrexed in Stage IV Nonsquamous Non-Small-cell Lung Cancer. Clinical lung cancer October 2016.

Charu Aggarwal, Mary Weber Redman, Primo Lara, Hossein Borghaei, Philip C. Hoffman, Jeffrey D. Bradley, Katie Griffin, Jieling Miao, Philip C. Mack, Vassiliki Papadimitrakopoulou, Roy S. Herbst, Karen Kelly, David R. Gandara; Abramson Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA; Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA; University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL; Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO; SWOG Statistical Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA; The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT: Phase II study of the FGFR inhibitor AZD4547 in previously treated patients with FGF pathway-activated stage IV squamous cell lung cancer(SqNSCLC): LUNG-MAP sub-study SWOG S1400D. Journal of Clinical Oncology 35(15_suppl): 9055-9055, May 2017.

Charu Aggarwal, Roger B. Cohen, Matthew P. Morrow, Kimberly Kraynyak, Joshua Bauml, Gregory Weinstein, Jean Boyer, Jian Yan, Drishty Mangrolia, Sandra Oyola,Susan Duff, David B. Weiner, Ildiko Csiki, Mark L. Bagarazzi : Immunotherapy with INO-3112 (HPV16 / HPV18 plasmids + IL-12 DNA) in Human Papillomavirus associated Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Annual Meeting Abstracts, EUROGIN 2017 October 2017.

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