Corey J. Langer, M.D.

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Professor of Medicine (Hematology-Oncology) 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 #10-138
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-5121
Fax: 215-615-5122
Lab: CP 215-806-6152
B.A./M.D. (Liberal Arts and Medicine 6 year Combined)
Boston University, 1981.
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Description of Research Expertise

Maturing role of immunotherapy in advanced NSCLC.
Role of targeted agents in oncogene-driven NSCLC
New strategies in SCLC
Unique combined modality strategies integrating radiation and systemic treatment in LA-NSCLC and limited stage SCLC
Underserved populations, including older patients and those with compromised performance status.
Novel therapeutic venues in thoracic and head and neck cancer

Description of Clinical Expertise

Thoracic Medical Oncology with focus on NSCLC, SCLC, and Mesothelioma

Selected Publications

Yegya-Raman N, Friedes C, Lee SH, Iocolano M, Duan L, Wang X, Li B, Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Su W, Doucette A, Levin WP, Cengel KA, DiBardino D, Teo BK, O'Reilly SE, Sun L, Bradley JD, Xiao Y, Langer CJ, Feigenberg SJ.: Pneumonitis rates before and after adoption of immunotherapy consolidation in patients with locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer treated with concurrent chemoradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys S0360-3016(23), August 2023.

Aggarwal C, Maity AP, Bauml JM, Long Q, Aleman T, Ciunci C, D'Avella C, Volpe M, Anderson E, Jones LM, Sun L, Singh AP, Marmarelis ME, Cohen RB, Langer CJ, Amaravadi R.: A Phase II Open-Label Trial of Binimetinib and Hydroxychloroquine in Patients With Advanced KRAS-Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Oncologist 28(7): 644-e564, July 2023.

Aggarwal C, Marmarelis ME, Hwang WT, Scholes DG, McWilliams TL, Singh AP, Sun L, Kosteva J, Costello MR, Cohen RB, Langer CJ, Doucette A, Gabriel PN, Shulman LN, Rendle KA, Thompson JC, Bekelman JE, Carpenter EL.: Association Between Availability of Molecular Genotyping Results and Overall Survival in Patients With Advanced Nonsquamous Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer. JCO Precis Oncol. July 2023.

Yegya-Raman N, Friedes C, Sun L, Iocolano M, Kim KN, Doucette A, Cohen RB, Robinson KW, Levin WP, Cengel KA, Lally B, Agarwal M, D'Avella CA, Marmarelis ME, Kosteva JA, Singh AP, Ciunci CA, Aggarwal C, Berman AT, Langer CJ, Feigenberg SJ.: Utilization and Factors Precluding Receipt of Checkpoint Inhibitor Consolidation for Stage III NSCLC in a Large US Academic Health System. Clin Lung Cancer 24(5): 474-482, July 2023.

Sun L, Bleiberg B, Hwang WT, Marmarelis ME, Langer CJ, Singh A, Cohen RB, Mamtani R, Aggarwal C: Association Between Duration of Immunotherapy and Overall Survival in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. JAMA Oncol. Page: e231891, June 2023.

Tompkins WP, Hwang WT, Yang YX, Singh A, Ciunci C, D'Avella C, Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Langer CJ, Mamtani R, Marmarelis ME: Brief Report: Second-line treatment outcomes in patients with advanced NSCLC previously treated with first-line immunotherapy regimens. Clin Lung Cancer S1525-7304(23): 00124-9, June 2023.

Bou-Samra P, Chang A, Azari F, Kennedy G, Segil A, Guo E, Marmarelis M, Langer C, Singhal S.: Epidemiological, therapeutic, and survival trends in malignant pleural mesothelioma: A review of the National Cancer Database. Cancer Med. 12(11): 12208-12220, June 2023.

Simone CB 2nd, Yegya-Raman N, Manjunath S, Verma V, Shabason JE, Xu L, Cengel KA, Levin WP, Berman AT, Christodouleas JP, Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Langer CJ, Pechet TT, Singhal S, Kucharczuk JC, Rengan R, Feigenberg SJ.: Prospective Feasibility and Phase 1/2 Trial of Preoperative Proton Beam Therapy With Concurrent Chemotherapy for Resectable Stage IIIA or Superior Sulcus Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. S0360-3016(23): 00463-7, May 2023.

Natarajan J, Yegya-Raman N, Kegelman TP, Kallan MJ, Roshkovan L, Katz S, Ky B, Fradley M, Xiao Y, Lee SH, Zhang Z, Langer C, Aggarwal C, Cohen R, Cengel K, Levin W, Berman AT, Feigenberg SJ.: Cardiovascular Substructure Dose and Cardiac Events following Proton- and Photon-Based Chemoradiotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Adv Radiat Oncol. 8(5): 101235, April 2023.

Marmarelis ME, Wang X, Roshkovan L, Grady CB, Miura JT, Ginsberg MS, Ciunci CA, Egger J, Walker S, Cercek A, Foote MB, Litzky LA, Nash G, Haas AR, Karakousis GC, Cengel KA, Katz SI, Zauderer MG, Langer CJ, Offin M: Clinical Outcomes Associated With Pembrolizumab Monotherapy Among Adults With Diffuse Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma. JAMA Netw Open 6(3): e232526, March 2023.

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Last updated: 08/25/2023
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