Resident Research Presentations

The following presentations will be given by our residents at the 2015 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting.

Early Magnetic Resonance Imaging Biomarkers to Predict Local Control After Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Sarcoma Spine Metastases 
Jonathan Leeman

Detailed Spinal Axis Patterns of Failure Following SBRT for Metastatic Spinal Sarcoma 
Jonathan Leeman

Patterns of Salvage Treatment for High Grade Glioma in Patients Who Received Upfront Temozolomide
Freddy Escorcia

Clinical Outcomes of Patients With Limited Brain Metastases Treated With Hypofractionated Conformal Radiation Therapy
Jonathan Yang

Outcomes After Salvage Reirradiation for Recurrent Meningioma 
Ryan Lanning

Deleterious Alterations in DNA Damage Response Genes Are Associated With Improved Outcome in Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Patients Treated With Radiation-Based Bladder Preservation 
Neil Desai

A Redefined Risk Stratification System for Patients With Stage I-II Myometrial Invasive Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma
Zachary Zumsteg

Impact of Postoperative Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) on the Rate of Bowel Obstruction in Gynecologic Malignancy
Carla Hajj

Patterns of Relapse in Patients With Endometrial Cancer Treated With Postoperative Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Carla Hajj

Dosimetric Predictors of Sacral Insufficiency Fractures in Patients With Cervical and Endometrial Cancer Treated With Postoperative Intensity Modulated Radiation Treatment
Carla Hajj

Palliative Radiation Therapy by the RTOG 85-02 Regimen for Incurable Primary or Metastatic Head and Neck Cancers 
Benjamin Lok

Can Metabolic Tumor Volume Further Risk Stratify Patients Eligible for Treatment Deintensification in the Newly Proposed HPV Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer Staging System? 
Paul Romesser

The Factors Influencing the Utilization of Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation in Patients With Limited-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer 
Benjamin Lok

Inhibition of Phosphatidylinositol-5-Phosphate 4-Kinases (PI5P4Kα and β) Inhibits Proliferation and Radiosensitizes Breast Cancer Cells Harboring p53 Mutations
Jonathan Yang

Targeting the Process of Mitotic Chromosome Segregation as a Novel Sensitizing Target to Radiation Treatment 
Samuel Bakhoum

Metabolism of Hypoxia-Activated Prodrug Evofosfamide in Hypoxic and Normoxic Conditions and Its Potential to Enhance the Therapeutic Efficacy of Single-Dose Radiation Therapy in Pancreatic Cancer
Carla Hajj

DAG-Lactone Radiosensitization of Human Prostate Cancer Cells Is Mediated by ATM Down-Regulation But Not Due to Abnormal DNA Repair
Carla Hajj

Patient Derived Cholangiocarcinoma Carcinoma Organoids Provide an Efficient Platform To Rapidly Assess Radiation and Chemotherapy Sensitivity 
Paul Romesser

Can Wnt Activation Post Whole-Abdomen Irradiation Mitigate the Acute Gastrointestinal Radiation Syndrome? 
Paul Romesser

A Pattern of Care Analysis of Nodal Irradiation in the Post Z0011 Era: Results of a Large Prospective Study 
Natalie Lockney

Predisposing Factors for Short Stature in Long-term Survivors of High Risk Neuroblastoma
Joanna Yang

Late Toxicities of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Rhabdomyosarcoma 
Natalie Lockney

Acute Toxicity and Local Control in Pediatric Cancers Treated With Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Neil Taunk