Department of Radiation Oncology

Edgar Ben-josef

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Edgar Ben-Josef, M.D.

Eli Glatstein, M.D., Professor
Department: Radiation Oncology

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Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
2 West
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3932
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel, 1980.
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, 1983.
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Selected Publications

Timothy J Brown, Uri Amit, Edgar Ben-Josef, Thomas B Karasic : Evaluating the safety and efficacy of the addition of liver radiation (RT) to atezolizumab and bevacizumab (A/B) in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC): a retrospective cohort analysis. ASCO GI Cancers Symposium 2024 2024.

Gregory T Everson, MD, Steve Helmke PhD, Maarouf Hoteit, MD, Edgar Ben-Josef, MD, David Bourdet MD, Jitendra Kanovia MD.: How Measuring Liver Function Can Aid Clinical Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. 4TH Annual HCC-TAG Conference 2023.

Emily J Anstadt, Ruben Carmona, Eva Berlin, Nikhil Yegya-Raman, Sriram Venigalla, Vishruth Reddy, Graeme R Williams, Mark R Leibensperger, Andrzej Wojcieszynski, Brian C Baumann, Major K Lee, John P Plastaras, Emma E Furth, Loren K Mell, James M Metz, Edgar Ben-Josef: SMAD4 loss predicts worse overall and distant metastasis-free survival in patients with resected pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Cancer Online ahead of print, 2023.

Uri Amit, Jahan J Mohiuddin, Andrzej P Wojcieszynski, Joanna Harton, Graeme Williams, Shwetha Manjunath, Nikhil Grandhi, Abigail Doucette, John P Plastaras, James M Metz, Edgar Ben-Josef: Radiation dose is associated with improved local control for large, but not small, hepatocellular carcinomas. Radiat Oncol 18(1): 133, 2023.

Martin Tobi, Irwin Bradley, Sumana Moole, Harvinder Talwar, Benita McVicker, Esperanza Kintanar, Paula Sochacki, and Edgar Ben-Josef: Start Early and See Inflammatory; Late, Nothing Save RAVE: How to Appreciate Radiation Proctitis as a Continuum. Gastro Hep Advances 2: 362–369, 2023.

Uri Amit, Andrea Facciabene, Edgar Ben-Josef: Radiation Therapy and the Microbiome; More Than a Gut Feeling. Cancer J. 29(2): 84-88, 2023.

Nishant K Shah, Kristine N Kim, Amardeep Grewal, Xingmei Wang, Edgar Ben-Josef, John P Plastaras, James M Metz, Arun Goel, Neil K Taunk, Jacob E Shabason, John N Lukens, Abigail T Berman, Andrzej P Wojcieszynski: Activity Monitoring for Toxicity Detection and Management in Patients Undergoing Chemoradiation for Gastrointestinal Malignancies. JCO Oncol Pract 18(6): e896-e906, June 2022.

Timothy J Brown, Andy J Minn, Erica L. Carpenter, Edgar Ben-Josef, Thomas Benjamin Karasic: A Phase I Clinical Trial of Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy with Atezolizumab and Bevacizumab in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma. 2023 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium 2022.

Tobi M, Sochacki P, and Ben-Josef E: The “Itis” in Chronic Radiation Proctitis Is Alrightis but RAVE Is Too Superficial a Shave. Gastroenterology 162(3): 991, 2022 Notes: Letter to the Editor.

Gholami et al.: Adjuvant Chemoradiation in Patients with Lymph Node Positive Biliary Tract Cancers: Secondary Analysis of a Single Arm Clinical Trial (SWOG 0809) Annals of Surgical Oncology 2022.

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