Roger B Cohen

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Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Hematology-Oncology
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
10th Floor, South Pavilion
Office #10-139
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4469
Fax: 215-349-5326
A.B. (Biochemical Sciences)
Harvard College (magna cum laude), 1976.
M.D. (Medicine)
Harvard Medical School, 1980.
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Selected Publications

Mehnert, JM, Bergsland, E, O'Neil, BH, Santoro, A, Schellens, JHM, Cohen, RB, Doi, T, Ott, PA, Pishvaian, MJ, Puzanov, I, Aung, KL, Hsu, C, Le Tourneau, C, Hollebecque, A, Elez, E, Tamura, K, Gould, M, Yang, P, Stein, K, Piha-Paul, SA: Pembrolizumab for the treatment of programmed death-ligand 1-positive advanced carcinoid or pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: Results from the KEYNOTE-028 study. cancer 126(13): 3021-3030, JUL 1 2020.

Civantos, AM, Carey, RM, Lichtenstein, GR, Lukens, JN, Cohen, RB, Rassekh, CH: Care of immunocompromised patients with head and neck cancer during the COVID-19 pandemic: Two challenging and informative clinical cases. head and neck-journal for the sciences and specialties of the head and neck 42(6): 1131-1136, JUN 2020.

Aggarwal, C, Thompson, JC, Chien, AL, Quinn, KJ, Hwang, WT, Black, TA, Yee, SS, Christensen, TE, LaRiviere, MJ, Silva, BA, Banks, KC, Nagy, RJ, Helman, E, Berman, AT, Ciunci, CA, Singh, AP, Wasser, JS, Bauml, JM, Langer, CJ, Cohen, RB, Carpenter, EL: Baseline Plasma Tumor Mutation Burden Predicts Response to Pembrolizumab-based Therapy in Patients with Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. clinical cancer research 26(10): 2354-2361, MAY 15 2020.

Swisher-McClure Samuel, Lukens John N, Aggarwal Charu, Ahn Peter, Basu Devraj, Bauml Joshua M, Brody Robert, Chalian Ara, Cohen Roger B, Fotouhi-Ghiam Alireza, Geiger Geoffrey, Gershowitz Jared, Livolsi Virginia, Mitra Nandita, Montone Kathleen, Newman Jason, Ojerholm Eric, O'Malley Bert, Rajasekaran Karthik, Tan Erik, Weinstein Gregory, Lin Alexander: A Phase 2 Trial of Alternative Volumes of Oropharyngeal Irradiation for De-intensification (AVOID): Omission of the Resected Primary Tumor Bed After Transoral Robotic Surgery for Human Papilloma Virus-Related Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 106(4): 725-732, Mar 2020.

Grewal, AS, Min, EJ, Long, Q, Grewal, SK, Jain, V, Levin, WP, Cengel, KA, Swisher-McClure, S, Aggarwal, C, Bauml, JM, Singh, A, Ciunci, C, Cohen, RB, Langer, C, Feigenberg, SJ, Berman, AT: Early Tumor and Nodal Response in Patients with Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma Predict for Oncologic Outcomes in Patients Treated with Concurrent Proton Therapy and Chemotherapy. international journal of radiation oncology biology physics 106(2): 358-368, FEB 1 2020.

Aggarwal Charu, Cohen Roger B, Morrow Matthew P, Kraynyak Kimberly A, Sylvester Albert J, Cheung Jocelyn, Dickerson Kelsie, Schulten Veronique, Knoblock Dawson, Gillespie Elisabeth, Bauml Joshua M, Yan Jian, Diehl Malissa, Boyer Jean, Dallas Michael, Kim J Joseph, Weiner David B, Skolnik Jeffrey M: Immune Therapy Targeting E6/E7 Oncogenes of Human Paillomavirus Type 6 (HPV-6) Reduces or Eliminates the Need for Surgical Intervention in the Treatment of HPV-6 Associated Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis. Vaccines 8(1), Jan 2020.

Brickman Cristina E, Propert Kathleen J, Merlin Jessica S, Liu Jeffrey C, Eady Sequoya, Mcghee-Jez Amy, Ragin Camille, Grover Surbhi, Cohen Roger B, Gross Robert: Treatment and Outcomes of Oropharyngeal Cancer in People with Human Immunodeficiency Virus. AIDS research and human retroviruses 35(10): 934-940, Aug 2019.

Chao Hann-Hsiang, Schonewolf Caitlin A, Tan Erik X, Swisher-McClure Samuel, Ghiam Alireza F, Weinstein Gregory S, O'Malley Bert W, Chalian Ara A, Rassekh Christopher H, Newman Jason G, Cohen Roger B, Bauml Joshua M, Aggarwal Charu, Lin Alexander, Lukens John N: The impact of treatment package time on locoregional control for HPV+ oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma treated with surgery and postoperative (chemo)radiation. Head & neck 41(11): 3858-3868, Aug 2019.

Bauml Joshua M, Mick Rosemarie, Ciunci Christine, Aggarwal Charu, Davis Christiana, Evans Tracey, Deshpande Charuhas, Miller Linda, Patel Pooja, Alley Evan, Knepley Christina, Mutale Faith, Cohen Roger B, Langer Corey J: Pembrolizumab After Completion of Locally Ablative Therapy for Oligometastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Phase 2 Trial. JAMA oncology Jul 2019.

Gatto Nicolle M, Koralek Daniel O, Bracken Michael B, Duggan William T, Lem Joanna, Klioze Sol, Koch Gary G, Wise Robert A, Cohen Roger B, Jackson Neville C: Lung Cancer-Related Mortality With Inhaled Insulin or a Comparator: Follow-up Study of Patients Enrolled in Exubera-Controlled Clinical Trials (FUSE) Final Results. Diabetes care 42(9): 1708-1715, Jul 2019.

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