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Roger B Cohen

Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Associate Director Clinical Research Abramson Cancer Center, Abramson Cancer Center
Chief Clinical Research Officer, Abramson Cancer Center
Fellowship Program Director, Hematology-Oncology, HUP
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Hematology-Oncology
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
10th Floor, South Pavilion
Office #10-205
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4469
Fax: 215-349-5326
Education:
A.B. (Biochemical Sciences)
Harvard College (magna cum laude), 1976.
M.D. (Medicine)
Harvard Medical School, 1980.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 1980-1981.
Resident in Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 1981-1982.
Research Fellow, Gene Structure & Expression, Sloan-Kettering Cancer Research Institute, New York, NY, 1982-1985.
Clinical Fellowship in Hematology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 1985-1986.
Fellowship, Laboratory of Molecular Hematology, NHLBI, Bethesda, MD, 1986-1989.
Clinical Fellowship, Medical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, 1991-1993.
Certifications
Internal Medicine, ABIM, 1984.
Hematology, ABIM, 1986.
Medical Oncology, ABIM, 1993.
Medical Oncology, ABIM (re-certified), 2015.
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Selected Publications

Bauml Joshua M, Troxel Andrea, Epperson C Neill, Cohen Roger B, Schmitz Kathryn, Stricker Carrie, Shulman Lawrence N, Bradbury Angela, Mao Jun J, Langer Corey J: Scan-associated distress in lung cancer: Quantifying the impact of "scanxiety". Lung cancer (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 100: 110-3, Oct 2016.

Ahn Peter H, Mitra Nandita, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Palmer James N, Adappa Nithin D, O'Malley Bert W, Rassekh Christopher, Chalian Ara, Cohen Roger B, Lin Alexander: 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 (Stockholm, Sweden) 55(9-10): 1107-1114, Sep-Oct 2016.

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 Sep 2016.

Jimeno Antonio, Posner Marshall R, Wirth Lori J, Saba Nabil F, Cohen Roger B, Popa Elizabeta C, Argiris Athanassios, Grossmann Kenneth F, Sukari Ammar, Wilson Dawn, Zhang Xiaosha, Sun Jade, Glasser Chad, Attie Kenneth M, Sherman Matthew L, Pandya Susan S, Weiss Jared: A phase 2 study of dalantercept, an activin receptor-like kinase-1 ligand trap, in patients with recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Cancer Sep 2016.

Keefe S M, Hoffman-Censits J, Cohen R B, Mamtani R, Heitjan D, Eliasof S, Nixon A, Turnbull B, Garmey E G, Gunnarsson O, Waliki M, Ciconte J, Jayaraman L, Senderowicz A, Tellez A B, Hennessy M, Piscitelli A, Vaughn D, Smith A, Haas N B: Efficacy of the nanoparticle-drug conjugate CRLX101 in combination with bevacizumab in metastatic renal cell carcinoma: results of an investigator-initiated phase I-IIa clinical trial. Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology / ESMO 27(8): 1579-85, Aug 2016.

Weiss Jared M, Bagley Stephen, Hwang Wei-Ting, Bauml Joshua, Olson Juneko Grilley, Cohen Roger B, Hayes David Neil, Langer Corey: Capecitabine and lapatinib for the first-line treatment of metastatic/recurrent head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer 122(15): 2350-5, May 2016.

Bauml Joshua, Haas Andrew, Simone Charles B, Li Susan Q, Cohen Roger B, Langer Corey J, Mao Jun J: Acupuncture for Dyspnea in Lung Cancer: Results of a Feasibility Trial. Integrative cancer therapies 15(3): 326-32, Apr 2016.

Maquilan Genevieve, Grover Surbhi, Xanthopoulos Eric, Evans Tracey L, Aggarwal Charu, Langer Corey J, Cohen Roger B, Stevenson James P, Simone Charles B, Rengan Ramesh: Analysis of the Relationship Between Response to Chemotherapy and Response to Radiation Therapy in Patients With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Receiving Sequential Treatment. American journal of clinical oncology Apr 2016.

Sedrak Mina S, Cohen Roger B, Merchant Raina M, Schapira Marilyn M: Cancer Communication in the Social Media Age. JAMA oncology 2(6): 822-3, Mar 2016.

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.

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