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Richard B. Womer, MD

Richard B. Womer, MD

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3501 Civic Center Boulevard
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 590-2229
B.A. (Biology)
University of Rochester, 1974.
University of Rochester, 1978.
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Selected Publications

Lerman Daniel M, Monument Michael J, McIlvaine Elizabeth, Liu Xiao-qiong, Huang Dali, Monovich Laura, Beeler Natalie, Gorlick Richard G, Marina Neyssa M, Womer Richard B, Bridge Julia A, Krailo Mark D, Randall R Lor, Lessnick Stephen L: Tumoral TP53 and/or CDKN2A alterations are not reliable prognostic biomarkers in patients with localized Ewing sarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Pediatric blood & cancer 62(5): 759-65, May 2015.

Volchenboum Samuel L, Andrade Jorge, Huang Lei, Barkauskas Donald A, Krailo Mark, Womer Richard B, Ranft Andreas, Potratz Jenny, Dirksen Uta, Triche Timothy J, Lawlor Elizabeth R: Gene Expression Profiling of Ewing Sarcoma Tumors Reveals the Prognostic Importance of Tumor-Stromal Interactions: A Report from the Children's Oncology Group. The journal of pathology. Clinical research 1(2): 83-94, Apr 2015.

DuBois Steven G, Krailo Mark D, Gebhardt Mark C, Donaldson Sarah S, Marcus Karen J, Dormans John, Shamberger Robert C, Sailer Scott, Nicholas Richard W, Healey John H, Tarbell Nancy J, Randall R Lor, Devidas Meenakshi, Meyer James S, Granowetter Linda, Womer Richard B, Bernstein Mark, Marina Neyssa, Grier Holcombe E: Comparative evaluation of local control strategies in localized Ewing sarcoma of bone: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Cancer 121(3): 467-75, Feb 2015.

Sacks Nancy, Hwang Wei-Ting, Lange Beverly J, Tan Kay-See, Sandler Eric S, Rogers Paul C, Womer Richard B, Pietsch John B, Rheingold Susan R: Proactive enteral tube feeding in pediatric patients undergoing chemotherapy. Pediatric blood & cancer 61(2): 281-5, Feb 2014.

Monument Michael J, Johnson Kirsten M, McIlvaine Elizabeth, Abegglen Lisa, Watkins W Scott, Jorde Lynn B, Womer Richard B, Beeler Natalie, Monovich Laura, Lawlor Elizabeth R, Bridge Julia A, Schiffman Joshua D, Krailo Mark D, Randall R Lor, Lessnick Stephen L: Clinical and biochemical function of polymorphic NR0B1 GGAA-microsatellites in Ewing sarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. PloS one 9(8): e104378, 2014.

Hill-Kayser Christine, Tochner Zelig, Both Stefan, Lustig Robert, Reilly Anne, Balamuth Naomi, Womer Richard, Maris John, Grupp Stephen, Bagatell Rochelle: Proton versus photon radiation therapy for patients with high-risk neuroblastoma: The need for a customized approach. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 60(10): 1606-11, Oct 2013.

Weiss Aaron R, Lyden Elizabeth R, Anderson James R, Hawkins Douglas S, Spunt Sheri L, Walterhouse David O, Wolden Suzanne L, Parham David M, Rodeberg David A, Kao Simon C, Womer Richard B: Histologic and Clinical Characteristics Can Guide Staging Evaluations for Children and Adolescents With Rhabdomyosarcoma: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee. Journal of Clinical Oncology Aug 2013.

Womer Richard B, West Daniel C, Krailo Mark D, Dickman Paul S, Pawel Bruce R, Grier Holcombe E, Marcus Karen, Sailer Scott, Healey John H, Dormans John P, Weiss Aaron R: Randomized controlled trial of interval-compressed chemotherapy for the treatment of localized Ewing sarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Journal of Clinical Oncology 30(33): 4148-54, Nov 2012.

Borinstein Scott C, Barkauskas Donald A, Krailo Mark, Scher Daniel, Scher Lauren, Schlottmann Silke, Kallakury Bhaskar, Dickman Paul S, Pawel Bruce R, West Daniel C, Womer Richard B, Toretsky Jeffrey A: Investigation of the insulin-like growth factor-1 signaling pathway in localized Ewing sarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Cancer 117(21): 4966-76, Nov 2011.

Cooper Aaron, van Doorninck John, Ji Lingyun, Russell Darren, Ladanyi Marc, Shimada Hiroyuki, Krailo Mark, Womer Richard B, Hsu Jessie Hao-ru, Thomas Dafydd, Triche Timothy J, Sposto Richard, Lawlor Elizabeth R: Ewing tumors that do not overexpress BMI-1 are a distinct molecular subclass with variant biology: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Clinical Cancer Research 17(1): 56-66, Jan 2011.

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