Department of Radiation Oncology

Michelle Alonso-basanta

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Michelle Alonso-Basanta, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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

Jane Wei, Patricia Santos, Robert Lustig, Goldie Kurtz, Jay Dorsey, Jacob Shabason, Michelle Alonso-Basanta : Initial report of clinical outcomes and acute toxicities following reirradiation of primary brain tumors ASTRO Annual Meeting 2021 October 2021.

Bertolet A, Abolfath R, Carlson DJ, Lustig RA, Hill-Kayser C, Alonso-Basanta M, Carabe A.: Correlation of LET with MRI changes in brain and potential implications for normal tissue complication probability for meningioma patients treated with pencil beam scanning proton therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys Aug 2021.

Fathy R, Kuan E, Lee JYK, Grady MS, Alonso-Basanta M, Palmer JN, Adappa ND, O'Malley BW Jr, Brant J.: Factors Associated with and Temporal Trends in the Use of Radiation Therapy for the Treatment of Pituitary Adenoma in the National Cancer Database. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base June 2021.

Zou W, Kurtz G, Nakib M, Burgdorf B, Alp M, Li T, Lustig R, Xiao Y, Dong L, Kassaee A, Alonso-Basanta M.: A Probability-Based Investigation on the Setup Robustness of Pencil-beam Proton Radiation Therapy for Skull-Base Meningioma. Int J Part Ther 7: 34-45, Jan 2021.

Suk Whan Yoon, Hui Lin, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Nathan Anderson, Ontida Apinorasethkul, Karima Cooper, Lei Dong, Brian Kempsey, Jaclyn Marcel, James Metz, Ryan Scheuermann, Taoran Li : Evaluation of the Auto-Segmentation Performance of a Novel Online Adaptive Radiotherapy System for Head and Neck Cancer Treatment. ASTRO Annual Meeting 2020 October 2020 Notes: Digital Poster.

Ryan Scheuermann, Jaclyn Marcel, Nathan Anderson, Ontida Apinorasethkul, Karima Cooper, Brian Kempsey, Suk Whan Yoon, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Taoran Li, James Metz, Lei Dong : Evaluation of dosimetric quality of auto-generated plans by a novel online adaptive system for head and neck radiotherapy Astro Annual Meeting 2020 October 2020 Notes: Digital Poster.

Suk Whan Yoon 1, Hui Lin 1, Michelle Alonso-Basanta 1, Nate Anderson 1, Ontida Apinorasethkul 1, Karima Cooper 1, Lei Dong 1, Brian Kempsey 1, Jaclyn Marcel 1, James Metz 1, Ryan Scheuermann 1, Taoran Li 2: Initial Evaluation of a Novel Cone-Beam CT-Based Semi-Automated Online Adaptive Radiotherapy System for Head and Neck Cancer Treatment - A Timing and Automation Quality Study. Cureus 12(8): e9660, August 2020.

Alexandra D. Dreyfuss (presentation), Michael J LaRiviere, Jahan J Mohiuddin, Brian C Baumann, David M Miller, Susan Mazzoni, Robert A Lustig, Jay F Dorsey, Alexander Lin, Sean M Grady, Bert W O'Malley, John YK Lee, Jason G Newman, James M Schuster, Michelle Alonso-Basanta: A Phase I/II Clinical Trial of Proton Therapy for Chordomas and Chondrosarcomas. North American Skull Base Society, 30th Annual Meeting February 2020.

Lerner David K, Lee Daniel, Naples James G, Brant Jason A, Bigelow Douglas, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Ruckenstein Michael J: Factors Associated With Facial Nerve Paresis Following Gamma Knife for Vestibular Schwannoma. Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology 41(1): e83-e88, Jan 2020.

Joseph A Miccio 1, Andrew Barsky 2, Sarah Gao 1, Vivek Verma 3, Sonal S Noticewala 4, Vikram Jairam 1, Skyler B Johnson 5, James B Yu 1, James E Hansen 1, Sanjay Aneja 1 6, Yi An 1, Roy H Decker 1, S Bulent Omay 7, Jing Li 4, Goldie A Kurtz 2, Michelle Alonso-Basanta 2, John Y K Lee 7, Veronica L Chiang 8, Henry S Park 1: Multi-institutional retrospective review of stereotactic radiosurgery for brain metastasis in patients with small cell lung cancer without prior brain-directed radiotherapy. J Radiosurg SBRT 7(1): 19-27, 2020.

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