Yu-Ning Wong, MD MSCE

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Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (Hematology-Oncology)
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veterans Affairs Medical Center
3800 Woodland Avenue
Medicine Service, Hematology Oncology Section
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2158235800x205999
University of Virginia, 1995.
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1999.
MS (Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2006.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Genitourinary Malignancies

Description of Research Expertise

Cancer treatment outcomes
Cancer treatment decision making
Genitourinary Malignancies

Selected Publications

Nickols NG, Mi Z, DeMatt E, Biswasm K, Clise CE, Huggins JT, Maraka S, Ambrogini E, Mirsaeidi MS, Levin ER, Becker DJ, Makarov DV, Febles VA, Belligund PM, Al-Ajam M, Muthiah MP, Montgomery RB, Robinson KW, Wong YN, Bedimo RJ, Villareal RC, Aguayo SM, Schoen MW, Goetz MB, Graber CJ, Bhattacharya D, Hoo GS Orshansky g, Norman LE, Tran S, Ghayouri L, Tsai S, Geelhoed M, Rettig MB : Effect of Androgen Suppression on Clinical Outcomes in Hospitalized Men With COVID-19: The HITCH Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Network Open 5(4): e227852, April 2022.

Song A, Bange EM, Kavanagh R, Savinese S, Way D, Wong Y, Haley E: Hospice Care of Veterans Receiving Concurrent Immunotherapy: Clinical Challenges and Opportunities for Improvement. Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer, Virtual meeting. Feb 2022 Notes: "Oral Presentation"

Yamoah K, Lee KM, Awasthi S, Alba PR, Perez C, Anglin-Foote TR, Robison B, Gao A, DuVall SL, Katsoulakis E, Wong YN, Markt SC, Rose B, Burri R, Wang C, A Okoduwa, Fink AK, Nickols NG, Lynch JA, Garraway IP: Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Prostate Cancer Outcomes in the Veterans Affairs Health Care System. JAMA Network Open 5(1): e2144027, Jan 2022.

Parikh RB, Gallo JJ, Wong YN, Robinson KW, Cashy JP, Narayan V, Jayadevappa R, Chhatre S.: Long-term depression incidence and associated mortality among African American and White prostate cancer survivors. Cancer 127(18): 3476-3485, Sep 2021.

Hungria V, Martínez-Baños DM, Peñafiel CM, Miguel CE, Jorge Vela-Ojeda5, Remaggi G, Duarte FB, Cao C, Cugliari MS,Santos T, Machnicki G, Fernandez, M, Grings M, Ammann EM, Lin JH, Chen, Y-W, Wong, Y-N, Barreyro P. : Multiple Myeloma Treatment Patterns and Clinical Outcomes in the Latin America Hemato-Oncology (HOLA) Observational Study, 2008-2016. Br J Haematol. 188(3): 383-393, Feb 2020.

Li P, Jahnke J, Pettit AR, Wong YN, Doshi JA: Comparative Survival Associated With Use of Targeted vs Nontargeted Therapy in Medicare Patients With Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. JAMA Netw Open 2(6): e195806, Jun 5 2019.

Li P, Jahnke J, Pettit AR, Wong YN, Doshi JA.: Comparative Survival Associated With Use of Targeted vs Nontargeted Therapy in Medicare Patients With Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. JAMA Netw Open 2(6): e195806, Jun 2019.

Jayadevappa R, Chhatre S, Gallo JJ, Wittink M, Morales KH, Lee DI, Guzzo TJ, Vapiwala N, Wong YN, Newman DK, Van Arsdalen K, Malkowicz SB, Schwartz JS, Wein AJ.: Patient-Centered Preference Assessment to Improve Satisfaction With Care Among Patients With Localized Prostate Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Clin Oncol. 37(12): 964-973, Apr 2019.

Wong YN, Manola J, Hudes GR, Roth BJ, Moul JW, Barsevick AM, Scher RM, Volk MJ, Vaughn DJ, Williams SD, Fisch MJ, Cella D, Carducci MA, Wilding G.: Phase 2 Study of Weekly Paclitaxel Plus Estramustine in Metastatic Hormone-Refractory Prostate Carcinoma: ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group (E1898) Trial. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 16(2): e315-e322, Apr 2018.

Shore ND, Saltzstein DR, Sieber PR, Mehlhaff B, Gervasi L, Phillips J, Wong Y, Pei H, McGowan T: Real-world study of enzalutamide and abiraterone acetate (with prednisone) tolerability (REAAcT): Results. Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, San Francisco, CA Feb 2018 Notes: "Poster Presentation"

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