Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
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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

Contact information
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
Education:
B.Med.Sc.
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel, 1980.
M.D.
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, 1983.
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Selected Publications

Sonny Batra, Lauren Comisar, J. Nicholas Lukens, Maura Kirk, Jim Mcdonough, Stephan Both, Edgar Ben-Josef, Jim M. Metz, John P. Plastaras: Lower Rates of Acute Gastrointestinal Toxicity with Pencil Beam Proton Therapy Relative to IMRT in Neo-adjuvant Chemoradiation for Rectal Cancer. 2015 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium 2015.

Berman AT; Barsky AR; Mick R; Metz JM; Ben-Josef E; Teitelbaum U; Williams N; Kucharczuk JC; Margolis DJ; Plastaras JP: Perioperative Complications after Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation for Locally-Advanced Esophageal Cancer (LAEC): A Comparison of Platinum/5-FU (PF)and Carboplatin/Paclitaxel (PT). ASTRO annual meeting 2014 2014.

Stenmark MH, Cao Y, Wang H, Jackson A, Ben-Josef E, Ten Haken RK, Lawrence TS, Feng M: Estimating functional liver reserve following hepatic irradiation: Adaptive normal tissue response models. Radiother Oncol Page: S0167-8140(14)00170-4, 2014.

Brian Baumann and Edgar Ben-Josef: Radiation therapy for pancreas cancer. Multidisciplinary Management of Gastrointestinal Cancers. Weijing Sun (eds.). World Scientific, 2014.

Cuneo KC, Chenevert TL, Ben-Josef E, Feng MU, Greenson JK, Hussain HK, Simeone DM, Schipper MJ, Anderson MA, Zalupski MM, Al-Hawary M, Galban CJ, Rehemtulla A, Feng FY, Lawrence TS, Ross BD: A pilot study of diffusion-weighted MRI in patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemoradiation for pancreatic cancer. Transl Oncol. 7(5): 644-9, 2014.

Daniel R. Wahl, MD, PhD; Matthew H. Stenmark, MD; Erqi Liu, MD; Yebin Tao, MS; Oliver E. Lee, MS; Matthew J. Schipper, PhD; Elaine M. Caoili, MD, MS; Edgar Ben-Josef, MD; Theodore S. Lawrence, MD, PhD; Mary Feng, MD: SBRT provides equivalent local control compared to RFA for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma with minimal toxicity. ASTRO annual meeting 2014 2014.

Thompson RF, Mayekar SU, Zhai H, Both S, Apisarnthanarax S, Metz JM, Plastaras JP, Ben-Josef E : A dosimetric comparison of proton and photon therapy in unresectable cancers of the head of pancreas. Med Phys. 41 (8): 081711, 2014.

Yi Sun, Edgar Ben-josef: DEPTOR has growth suppression activity against pancreatic cancer cells Oncotarget 2014.

Annemarie Fernandes, Abigail Berman, Stefan Both,Kristi Varillo, James Metz, Edgar Ben-Josef, John Plastaras: Clinical Outcomes of Proton Beam Reirradiation for Esophageal Cancer. ASTRO annual meeting 2014 2014.

Serrano PE, Herman JM, Griffith KA, Zalupski MM, Kim EJ, Bekaii-Saab TS, Ben-Josef E, Dawson LA, Ringash J, Wei AC: Quality of Life in a Prospective, Multicenter Phase 2 Trial of Neoadjuvant Full-Dose Gemcitabine, Oxaliplatin, and Radiation in Patients With Resectable or Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. Page: S0360-3016(14)00704-4 [Epub ahead of print] 2014.

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