I am a board-certified clinical neuroradiologist whose primary clinical interest is in pediatric brain tumor imaging. I am a member of the Brain Tumor Center. My daily responsibilities involve reading magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) scans of both adult and pediatric cancer patients to identify progression of disease, response to therapy, and the presence of many common cancers. In addition, I perform diagnostic procedures such as myelograms and lumbar punctures, which help surgeons and medical oncologists in managing the care of patients with metastatic breast cancer, primary brain tumors, leukemia, and lymphoma. I oversee the training and education of fellows in both neuroradiology and body imaging.
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I also direct clinical research studies of the brain and neck. I am the investigating radiologist for general research studies to gauge the effectiveness of a combined chemotherapy regimen for metastatic breast cancer and thyroid cancer, and novel convection-delivered antibody therapy for certain pediatric brain tumors, such as pontine gliomas.
- Clinical Expertise: Neuroradiology; Adult and Pediatric Brain Tumor Imaging
- Languages Spoken: English
- Education: MD, Emory University School of Medicine
- Residencies: University of Virginia Health System; Maimonides Medical Center
- Fellowships: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
- Board Certifications: Diagnostic Radiology; Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology
Haque SS. Imaging of Lymphoma of the Central Nervous System, Spine, and Orbit. MRI Clinics of North America. February 2010.
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Matthew G. Fury, Sofia Haque, Hilda Stambuk, Ronglai Shen, Diane Carlson, David Pfister. A Phase II Study of Pemetrexed Plus Gemcitabine Every Two Weeks for Patients with Recurrent or Metastatic Head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer (HNSCC)
Haque Sofia, MD “Imaging of Lymphoma of the Central Nervous System, Spine, and Orbit,” Radiologic Clinics of North America. February 2010.
Haque Sofia, MD Douglas E. Ney, MD, Jason T. Huse, MD, Ira J. Dunkel, MD, Peter G. Steinherz, MD, Yasmin Khakoo, MD. Intraventricular Meningioma after Cranial Irradiation for Childhood Leukemia. September 2009.
Young RJ, Haque SS, Lyo J. Toxic and Metabolic Diseases. In: Law M, Naidich TP, Som P, eds. Problem Solving in Neuroradiology Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier 2009.
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