Cassie Kline, MD, MAS

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Oncology) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, Neuro-Oncology Clinical Research, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Pacific Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium Site PI, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
The Hub for Clinical Collaboration
3500 Civic Center Blvd, Room 3591
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-6559
BA (Biology, Cum Laude)
University of Virginia, 2004.
Post-Bacc (Post-baccalaureate)
University of California, San Diego, 2006.
MD (Medicine)
University of California, San Diego, 2011.
MAS (Clinical Research )
University of California, San Francisco, 2017.
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Selected Publications

Corbett RJ, Plisiewicz A, McHugh S, Drake E, Brown MA, Zhang B, Zhong Chuwei, Kaur C, Storm PB, Resnick AC, Waszak SM, Mueller S, Rokita J, Kline C: Self-reported and ancestry-based race and ethnicity show distinct prevalence and outcomes across pediatric central nervous tumors. Podium presentation at: Biennial Conference on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Basic and Translational Research Conference 2023. June 22-24, 2023. June 2023.

Kline, Cassie: Childhood Craniopharyngioma Treatment summary (health professional version). PDQ Pediatric Treatment Editorial Advisory Board June 2023.

Kline C, Lin F, Liou A, Kraya A, Cole K, Fisher M, Li M: Genomic and molecular profiling of pediatric central nervous system tumors: a single institution analysis Neuro Oncol June 2023.

Mueller S, Kline C, Stoller S, Lundy S, Christopher L, Reddy AT, Banerjee A, Cooney TM, Raber S, Hoffman C, Luks T, Wembacher-Schroeder E, Lummel N, Zhang Y, Bonner ER, Nazarian J, Molinaro AM, Prados M, Villaneuva-Meyer JE, Gupta N. : PNOC015: repeated convection enhanced delivery (CED) of MTX110 (aqueous panobinostat) in children with newly diagnosed diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG). Neuro Oncol June 2023 Notes: Under review.

Montgomery C, Plisiewicz A, Zhao C, Yan T, Phillips C, Lehmann K, Storm PB, Madsen P, Kline C: Race and age are associated with ICD-10 diagnoses in the post-operative period for pediatric patients with primary brain tumors undergoing neurosurgery. Poster presentation at: Biennial Conference on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Basic and Translational Research Conference 2023. June 22-24, 2023. June 2023.

Erker C, Mynarek M, Bailey S, Mazewski CM, Baroni L, Massimino M, Hukin J, Aguilera D, Cappellano AM, Ramaswamy V, Lassaletta A, Perreault S, Kline CN, Rajagopal R, Michaiel G, Zapotocky M, Santa-Maria Lopez V, La Madrid AM, Cacciotti C, Sandler ES, Hoffman LM, Klawinski D, Khan S, Salloum R, Hoppmann AL, Larouche V, Dorris K, Toledano H, Gilheeney SW, Abdelbaki MS, Wilson B, Tsang DS, Knipstein J, Oren MY, Shah S, Murray JC, Ginn KF, Wang ZJ, Fleischhack G, Obrecht D, Tonn S, Harrod VL, Matheson K, Crooks B, Strother DR, Cohen KJ, Hansford JR, Mueller S, Margol A, Gajjar A, Dhall G, Finlay JL, Northcott PA, Rutkowski S, Clifford SC, Robinson G, Bouffet E, Lafay-Cousin L.: Outcomes of Infants and Young Children With Relapsed Medulloblastoma After Initial Craniospinal Irradiation-Sparing Approaches: An International Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol 41: 1921-1932, Apr 2023.

Kline C, Ellison AM.: Doing the Work to Improve Diversity in Pediatric Clinical Trials. Pediatrics 151: e2022059905, Apr 2023.

Marshall E, Joshi N, Crowley J, McCormack S, Cheng S, Faig W, Storm PB, Resnick A, Mueller S, Malbari F, Kline C.: Retrospective dataset and survey analyses identify gaps in data collection for craniopharyngioma and priorities of patients and families affected by the disease. Neoplasia March 2023.

Waanders A, Brown A, Caron NR, Plisiewicz A, McHugh ST, Nguyen TQ, Lehmann K, Stevens J, Storm PJ, Resnick A, Davidson TB, Mueller S, Kline C.: Indigenous peoples and inclusion in clinical and genomic research: Understanding the history and navigating contemporary engagement. Neoplasia March 2023.

Hoffman LM, Jaimes C, Mankad K, Mirsky DM, Tamrazi B, Tinkle CL, Kline C, Ramasubramanian A, Malbari F, Mangum R, Lindsay H, Horne V, Daniels DJ, Keole S, Grosshans DR, Young Poussaint T, Packer R, Cavalheiro S, Bison B, Hankinson TC, Müller HL, Bartels U, Warren KE, Chintagumpala M.: Response assessment in pediatric craniopharyngioma: recommendations from the Response Assessment in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology (RAPNO) Working Group. Neuro Oncol 25: 224-233, Feb 2023.

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