Goldie A Kurtz, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Associate Program Director, Medical Residency Program, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6398
Western University, London Ontario, 2004.
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, 2009.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Central Nervous System Radiotherapy: Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Brain and Spine
Pediatric Radiotherapy
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
CyberKnife Radiotherapy
Proton Therapy

Selected Publications

Stephen Joseph Bagley, Divij Mathew, Kan Chen, Qi Long, Jacob Ezra Shabason, Robert A. Lustig, Goldie Kurtz, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Eileen Maloney, Seyed Ali Nabavizadeh, Suyash Mohan, MacLean P Nasrallah, Shawn Kothari, Christina Jackson, Steven Brem, Zev A Binder, Donald M. O'Rourke, Nduka Amankulor, E. John Wherry, Arati Suvas Desai: PD1 inhibition and GITR agonism in combination with fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for the treatment of recurrent glioblastoma: A phase 2, multi-arm study. J Clin Oncol 41, 2023 (suppl 16; abstr 2004) 41(16), May 2023.

LaRiviere MJ, Shah YB, Cummings ER, Clegg K, Doucette A, Struyk BP, Lustig RA, Kurtz G, Hill-Kayser CE.: General Anesthesia for Pediatric Radiation Therapy in the Era of COVID-19. Advances in Radiation Oncology 7(4), July 2022.

Wright CM, Koroulakis AI, Baron JA, Chong EA, Tseng YD, Kurtz G, LaRiviere M, Venigalla S, Jones JA, Maity A, Mohindra P, Plastaras JP, Paydar I: Palliative Radiotherapy for Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk S2152-2650(201): 00194-4, May 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2021.05.007.

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(3): 34-45, Jan 2021.

Grewal AS, Li Y, Grewal SK, Bagatell R, Balamuth N, Womer R, Kurtz G, Tochner Z, Hill-Kayser CE: Role of Metastatic Site Irradiation in Pediatric Patients With Metastatic Ewing Sarcoma. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 42(5): e305-e309, Jul 2020.

Cha YM, Maxwell LG, Lustig R, Kurtz GA, Bailey C, Galvez JA: Palliative radiation therapy for 14 month old with a compromised airway: first, do no harm. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Paradise Island, Bahamas February 2020.

Miccio JA, Barsky A, Gao S, Verma V, Noticewala SS, Jairam V, Johnson SB, Yu JB, Hansen JE, Aneja S, An Y, Decker RH, Bulent Omay S, Li J, Kurtz GA, Alonso-Basanta M, Lee JYK, Chiang VL, Park HS: 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.

J Vogel, A Grewal, S O'Reilly, R Lustig, G Kurtz, J E Minturn, A C Shah, A J Waanders, J B Belasco, K A Cole, M J Fisher, P C Phillips, N J Balamuth, P B Storm, C E Hill-Kayser: Risk of brainstem necrosis in pediatric patients with central nervous system malignancies after pencil beam scanning proton therapy. Acta Oncologica 58(12): 1752-1756, December 2019.

LaRiviere MJ, Avery RA, Dolan JG, Adamson PC, Zarnow DM, Xie Y, Avery SM, Kurtz GA, Hill-Kayser CE, Lustig RA, Lukens JN : Emergent Radiation for Leukemic Optic Nerve Infiltration in a Child Receiving Intrathecal Methotrexate PMID: 30978466 Pract Radiat Oncol 9(4): 226-230, Jul-Aug 2019.

Hill-Kayser CE, Tochner Z, Li Y, Kurtz G, Lustig RA, James P, Balamuth N, Womer R, Mattei P, Grupp S, Mosse YP, Maris JM, Bagatell R : Outcomes After Proton Therapy for Treatment of Pediatric High-Risk Neuroblastoma PMID: 30738983 Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 104(2): 401-408, Jun 2019.

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