Michelle Alonso-Basanta

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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

Mooij, R; Kralik, J; Kosterin, P; Geiger, G; Alonso-Basanta M, : Total Scalp Irradiation with Cyberknife. ISRS Annual Meeting June 7-11 2015 June 2015.

Sheehan Jason P, Starke Robert M, Kano Hideyuki, Barnett Gene H, Mathieu David, Chiang Veronica, Yu James B, Hess Judith, McBride Heyoung L, Honea Norissa, Nakaji Peter, Lee John Y K, Rahmathulla Gazanfar, Evanoff Wendi A, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Lunsford L Dade: Gamma Knife radiosurgery for posterior fossa meningiomas: a multicenter study. Journal of neurosurgery Page: 1-11, Apr 2015.

J. Vogel, A. Hollander, E. Ojerholm, C. Briola, R. Mooij, M. Bieda, J.D. Kolker, S. Nagda, G.A. Geiger, J.F. Dorsey, R.A. Lustig, D.M. O'Rourke, S. Brem, J.Y.K. Lee, M. Alonso-Basanta: Risk of Local Failure with CyberKnife Radiosurgery to the Resection Bed for Large Intracranial Metastases. 3rd ESTRO Forum April 2015.

Doroslovacki, Pavle; Tamhankar, M; Shindler, K; Liu, G; Alonso-Basanta, M.: Identifying Risk Factors for the Development of Radiation Optic Neuropathy at “Safe” Doses: A Review of Cases Seen 1994-2014. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society February 2015.

Vincent J. Lee and Michelle Alonso-Basanta: Chordoma. Radiation Oncology: A Question-Based Review. Boris Hristov, Steven H. Lin, and John P. Christodouleas (eds.). Wolters Kluwer, 2015.

Ojerholm Eric, Lee John Y K, Thawani Jayesh P, Miller Denise, O'Rourke Donald M, Dorsey Jay F, Geiger Geoffrey A, Nagda Suneel, Kolker James D, Lustig Robert A, Alonso-Basanta Michelle: Stereotactic radiosurgery to the resection bed for intracranial metastases and risk of leptomeningeal carcinomatosis. Journal of neurosurgery 121 Suppl 2: 75-83, Dec 2014.

Cooke M, Xu M, Saxena D, Steinmetz D, Shubin C, Alonso-Basanta M, Hahn S, Kao G, Lustig R, Dorsey F: Glioma Circulating Tumor Cells Trends and Molecular Characterization. Society of NeuroOncology - Annual Meeting 2014 November 2014.

M. Ju1, G. D. Kao2, D. Steinmetz3, D. Patsch2, M. Alonso-Basanta2, S. Hahn2, R. A. Lustig2, J. F. Dorsey: A Circulating Tumor Cell Assay for Tracking Treatment Response in Glioma. American Society for Radiation Oncology 56th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA September 14-17, 2014 September 2014.

Both Stefan, Shen Jiajian, Kirk Maura, Lin Liyong, Tang Shikui, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Lustig Robert, Lin Haibo, Deville Curtiland, Hill-Kayser Christine, Tochner Zelig, McDonough James: Development and clinical implementation of a universal bolus to maintain spot size during delivery of base of skull pencil beam scanning proton therapy. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 90(1): 79-84, Sep 2014.

Reshma Munbodh, PhD, Xuanfeng Ding, PhD, Lingshu Yin, PhD, Shibu Anamalayil, MS, Jay F. Dorsey, MD-PhD, Robert A. Lustig, MD, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, MD-PhD: Radiation Induced Toxicity in Patients Treated for Brain Tumors with Photon or Proton Radiotherapy. American Society for Radiation Oncology 56th Annual Meeting San Francisco, September 14-17, 2014 September 2014.

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