2017 ARS Award Recipients

2017 Young Oncologist Essay Awards

Presenter: Ehsan H Balagamwala
Abstract Title: RECURSIVE PARTITIONING ANALYSIS IS PREDICTIVE OF OVERALL SURVIVAL FOR PATIENTS UNDERGOING SPINE STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY

Presenter: Nicholas C Lee, BSc
Abstract Title: THE RISK OF LEVEL IB NODAL INVOLVEMENT IN OROPHARYNX CANCER: GUIDANCE FOR SUBMANDIBULAR GLAND SPARING IRRADIATION

Presenter: Arpan V Prabhu, BS
Abstract Title: ONLINE PALLIATIVE CARE PATIENT EDUCATION RESOURCES: DO THEY MEET NATIONAL HEALTH LITERACY RECOMMENDATIONS?

Presenter: Renae D Van Wyhe, MBA
Abstract Title: INVASIVE LOBULAR CARCINOMA PREDICTS FOR AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD OF SURGICAL UPSTAGING REQUIRING POST-MASTECTOMY RADIATION THERAPY

Presenter: Vincent Bernard
Abstract Title: HETEROGENEITY IN TREATMENT RESPONSE OF SPINE METASTASES TO SPINE STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY WITHIN “RADIOSENSITIVE” SUBTYPES

 

2017 Travel Grants

Presenter: Jason K Molitoris, MD, PhD
Abstract Title: REGIONAL NODAL IRRADIATION IN ELDERLY NODE POSITIVE WOMEN: A PATTERNS OF CARE STUDY ON CHANGES IN UTILIZATION OVER A DECADE

Presenter: Penny Fang, MD
Abstract Title: LYMPHOCYTE-SPARING EFFECT OF PROTON THERAPY IN PATIENTS WITH ESOPHAGEAL CANCER

Presenter: Adam Bossert, BS
Abstract Title: EXTRACAPSULAR EXTENSION IS ASSOCIATED WITH WORSE DISTANT CONTROL AND PROGRESSION-FREE SURVIVAL IN PATIENTS WITH LYMPH NODE-POSITIVE HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS-RELATED OROPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA

Presenter: Goran Micevic
Abstract Title: DEVELOPMENT OF AN IMMUNEASSOCIATED MOLECULAR SIGNATURE PREDICTING MELANOMA SURVIVAL

Presenter: Arya Amini
Abstract Title: RACIAL DISPARITIES IN PROTON BEAM THERAPY UTILIZATION IN THE UNITED STATES

Presenter: David R Raleigh, MD, PhD
Abstract Title: LOSS OF H3K27 TRIMETHYLATION IS PROGNOSTIC FOR WORSE OUTCOMES FROM MENINGIOMA

Presenter: Garrett Jensen
Abstract Title: INTERNAL VALIDATION OF THE PROGNOSTIC INDEX FOR SPINE METASTASIS (PRISM) FOR STRATIFYING SURVIVAL IN PATIENTS TREATED WITH SPINAL STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY

Presenter: Erqi Pollom
Abstract Title: A PHASE I/II TRIAL OF 5-FRACTION STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY WITH 5MM MARGINS WITH CONCURRENT AND ADJUVANT TEMOZOLOMIDE IN NEWLY DIAGNOSED SUPRATENTORIAL GLIOBLASTOMA: QUALITY OF LIFE AND UPDATED OUTCOMES

Presenter: Anna Lee, MD, MPH
Abstract Title: COMPARISON OF NEOADJUVANT VERSUS CONCURRENT/ADJUVANT INITIATION OF ANDROGEN DEPRIVATION IN MEN WITH HIGH-RISK PROSTATE CANCER RECEIVING DEFINITIVE RADIATION THERAPY

Presenter: John V Hegde, MD
Abstract Title: PATIENT-REPORTED QUALITY OF LIFE OUTCOMES AFTER DE-ESCALATED CHEMORADIATION FOR HPV-POSITIVE OROPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA: FINDINGS FROM A PHASE II TRIAL

 

 

2017 Poster Awards

Presenter: William T. Turchan, BS
Abstract Title: (P001) DMAPT Inhibits NF-KAPPA B Activity and Increases Sensitivity of Prostate Cancer Cells to X-Rays In Vitro and in Tumor Xenografts In Vivo

Presenter: Erqi Pollom
Abstract Title: (P016) A Phase I/II Trial of 5-Fraction Stereotactic Radiosurgery With 5MM Margins With Concurrent and Adjuvant Temozolomide in Newly Diagnosed Supratentorial Glioblastoma: Quality of Life and Updated Outcomes

Presenter: John V. Hegde, MD
Abstract Title: (P074) Patient-Reported Quality of Life Outcomes After De-Escalated Chemoradiation for HPV-Positive Oropharyngeal Carcinoma: Findings From a Phase II Trial

Presenter: David R. Raleigh, MD, PhD
Abstract Title: (P102) Survival After Chemotherapy and Stem Cell Transplant Followed by Delayed Craniospinal Irradiation Is Comparable to Upfront Craniospinal Irradiation in Pediatric Embryonal Brain Tumor Patients