Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Edgar Ben-Josef

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Edgar Ben-Josef, M.D.

Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiation Oncology

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Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
2 West
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3932
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel, 1980.
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, 1983.
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Selected Publications

Hong TS, Wo JY, Yeap BY, Ben-Josef E, McDonnell EI, Blaszkowsky LS, Kwak EL, Allen JN, Clark JW, Goyal L, Murphy JE, Javle MM, Wolfgang JA, Drapek LC, Arellano RS, Mamon HJ, Mullen JT, Yoon SS, Tanabe KK, Ferrone CR, Ryan DP, DeLaney TF, Crane CH, Zhu AX.: Multi-Institutional Phase II Study of High-Dose Hypofractionated Proton Beam Therapy in Patients With Localized, Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma. J Clin Oncol 34(5): 460-8, 2016.

Shawn Peterson, Arturo Loaiza-Bonilla, Edgar Ben-Josef, Jeffrey Drebin, Colleen Westendorf-Overly, Lowell Anthony, Philip DeSimone, Gaurav Goel1, Mahesh Kudrimoti1, Sean P. Dineen1, Ching-Wei D. Tzeng1, Peter J. Hosein1: Neoadjuvant nab-paclitaxel and gemcitabine in borderline resectable or unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer in patients who are ineligible for FOLFIRINOX 2016 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium 2016.

Feng, M et. al.: Phase I Trial of Dose-Escalated Whole Liver Irradiation with Hepatic Arterial Fluorodeoxyuridine/Leucovorin and Streptozotocin Followed by Fluorodeoxyuridine/Leucovorin and Chemoembolization for Patients with Neuroendocrine Hepatic Metastases. American Journal of Clinical Oncology 2016 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Michael Dyer, Erin McDonnell, Beow Yeap, Nicolas Depauw, John Wolfgang, Jennifer Wo, Thomas DeLaney, Edgar Ben-Josef, Christopher Crane, Andrew Zhu, Theodore Hong: Change in Platelet Count and Normal Liver Dosimetry in Patients Receiving Proton Radiotherapy for Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma or Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma. ASTRO's 58th Annual Meeting 2016.

William Jackson, Krithika Suresh, Matthew Schipper, Latifa Bazzi, Edgar Ben-Josef, Kyle Cuneo, Martha Matuszak, Parikh Neehar, Theodore Welling, Randall Ten Haken, Theodore Lawrence, Mary Feng : Combined analysis of two prospective trials of individualized adaptive stereotactic body radiotherapy for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) or liver metastases ASTRO's 58th Annual Meeting 2016.

Fernandes AT, Apisarnthanarax S, Yin L, Zou W, Rosen M, Plastaras JP, Ben-Josef E, Metz JM, Teo BK.: Comparative assessment of liver tumor motion using cine-magnetic resonance imaging versus 4-dimensional computed tomography. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. April 2015.

Ojerholm E, Kirk ML, Thompson RF, Zhai H, Metz JM, Both S, Ben-Josef E, Plastaras JP.: Pencil-beam scanning proton therapy for anal cancer: a dosimetric comparison with intensity-modulated radiotherapy. Acta Oncol. March 2015.

Sabolch A, Else T, Griffith KA, Ben-Josef E, Williams A, Miller BS, Worden F, Hammer GD, Jolly S.: Adjuvant Radiation Therapy Improves Local Control After Surgical Resection in Patients With Localized Adrenocortical Carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. March 2015.

Gandhi SJ, Liang X, Ding X, Zhu TC, Ben-Josef E, Plastaras JP, Metz JM, Both S, Apisarnthanarax S.: Clinical decision tool for optimal delivery of liver stereotactic body radiation therapy: Photons versus protons. Pract Radiat Oncol. February 2015.

Ben-Josef E, Guthrie KA, El-Khoueiry AB, Corless CL, Zalupski MM, Lowy AM, Thomas CR Jr, Alberts SR, Dawson LA, Micetich KC, Thomas MB, Siegel AB, Blanke CD.: SWOG S0809: A Phase II Intergroup Trial of Adjuvant Capecitabine and Gemcitabine Followed by Radiotherapy and Concurrent Capecitabine in Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma and Gallbladder Carcinoma. J Clin Oncol 2015.

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