Charu Aggarwal

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

Contact information
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
10th Floor, South Pavilion
Office #10-207
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6318
Fax: 215-349-5326
Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India, 2003.
MPH (Health Care Organization and Policy)
University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2005.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Thoracic Oncology

Selected Publications

Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Yu E, Hwang WT, Bauml JM, Alley E, Evans TL, Langer CJ: Etirinotecan Pegol (NKTR-102) in the third line treatment of patients with metastatic or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer: results of a phase II study Clinical Lung Cancer 19 (2): 157-162, Mar 2018.

Aggarwal C, Wang X, Ranganathan A, Torigian D, Troxel A, Evans TL, Cohen RB, Vaidya B, Rao C, Connelly M, Vachani S, Langer CJ, Albelda SM: Circulating tumor cells as a predictive biomarker in patients with small cell lung cancer undergoing chemotherapy. Lung Cancer 112: 118-125, October 2017.

Bauml J, Kim J, Zhang X, Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Schmitz K: Unsupervised exercise in survivors of human papillomavirus related head and neck cancer: how many can go it alone? Journal of Cancer Survivorship 11(4): 462-468, August 2017.

Rwigema JM, Verma V, Lin L, Berman AT, Levin WP, Evans TL, Aggarwal C, Rengan R, Langer CJ, Cohen RB, Simone CB: Prospective study of proton-beam radiation therapy for limited-stage small cell lung cancer. Cancer 123(21): 4244-4251, November 2017 Notes: Epub 2017 Jul 5.

Aggarwal C, Borghaei H: Treatment Paradigms for Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer at Academic Medical Centers: Involvement in Clinical Trial Endpoint Design. The Oncologist 22(6): 700-708, June 2017.

Thompson JC, Yee SS, Troxel AB, Savitch SL, Fan R, Balli D, Lieberman DB, Morrissette JD, Evans TL, Bauml J, Aggarwal C, Kosteva JA, Alley E, Ciunci C, Cohen RB, Bagley S, Stonehouse-Lee S, Sherry VE, Gilbert E, Langer CJ, Vachani A, Carpenter EL: Detection of Therapeutically Targetable Driver and Resistance Mutations in Lung Cancer Patients by Next-Generation Sequencing of Cell-Free Circulating Tumor DNA. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 22(23): 5772-5782, December 2016.

Schapira MM, Aggarwal C, Akers S, Aysola J, Imbert D, Langer C, Simone CB, Strittmatter E, Vachani A, Fraenkel L: How Patients View Lung Cancer Screening. The Role of Uncertainty in Medical Decision Making. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 13(11): 1969-1976, November 2016.

Garon EB, Rizvi NA, Hui R, Leighl N, Balmanoukian AS, Eder JP, Patnaik A, Aggarwal C, Gubens M, Horn L, Carcereny E, Ahn MJ, Felip E, Lee JS, Hellmann MD, Hamid O, Goldman JW, Soria JC, Dolled-Filhart M, Rutledge RZ, Zhang J, Lunceford JK, Rangwala R, Lubiniecki GM, Roach C, Emancipator K, Gandhi L: Pembrolizumab for the Treatment of Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer. New England Journal of Medicine 372(21): 2018-28, May 21 2015.

Bagley SJ, Vitale S, Zhang S, Aggarwal C, Evans TL, Alley EW, Cohen RB, Langer CJ, Blair IA, Vachani A, Whitehead AS: Pretreatment Red Blood Cell Total Folate Concentration Is Associated With Response to Pemetrexed in Stage IV Nonsquamous Non-Small-cell Lung Cancer. Clinical lung cancer 18(2): e143-e149, Mar 2017.

Aggarwal C, Redman M, Lara P, Borghaei H, Hoffman PC, Bradley JD, Griffin K, Miao J, Mack PC, Papadimitrakopoulou V, Herbst RS, Kelly K, Gandara DR: Phase II study of the FGFR inhibitor AZD4547 in previously treated patients with FGF pathway-activated stage IV squamous cell lung cancer(SqNSCLC): LUNG-MAP sub-study SWOG S1400D. Journal of Clinical Oncology 35(15_suppl): 9055-9055, May 2017.

Aggarwal C, Cohen RB, Morrow MP, Kraynyak K, Bauml J, Weinstein G, Boyer J, Yan J, Mangrolia D, Oyola S, Duff S, Weiner DB, Csiki I, Bagarazzi ML : Immunotherapy with INO-3112 (HPV16 / HPV18 plasmids + IL-12 DNA) in Human Papillomavirus associated Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. EUROGIN Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, Netherlands Oct 2017 Notes: Oral Presentation

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Last updated: 10/15/2018
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