Abstracts and Poster Presentations

Ariza-Heredia EJ, Shah DP, Winston DJ, Rowley SD, Mullane KM, Chanrasekar P, Avery RK, Hari P, Peggs KS, Kumar D, Nath R, Ljungman PT,  Mossad SB, Dadwal SS, Cruikshank W, El Chaer F, Chemaly RF. A Prospective Observational Study to Evaluate a Cytomegalovirus (CMV)-Specific Enzyme-Linked Immunospot (Elispot) Assay in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant (Allo-HCT) Recipients: The REACT Study. ASBMT. Orlando FL, February 2017.

Ariza-Heredia EJ, Shah DP, El Chaer F, El Haddad L, El Haddad D, Prayag A, Nesher L, Rezvani K, Shpall EJ, Chemaly RF. The Ability of CMV-Specific Elispot Assay to Predict Outcome of Low-Level CMV Reactivation in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients. ASBMT. Orlando FL, February 2017. 

El Chaer F, Prayag A, El Haddad L, Mulanovich VE, Shah DP, Ariza-Heredia EJ, Chemaly RF. Drug-Resistant Cytomegalovirus Infections in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients: A Single Center Retrospective Study. ASBMT. Orlando FL, February 2017. 

Feliciano JL, Bentzen SM, Lam VK, Schrenk KA, Mohindra P, Nichols EM, Vyfhuis M, Bhooshan N, Feigenberg SJ, Edelman MJ.  Marital Status Is Strongly Prognostic and Associated with More Favorable Nutritional Status in Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.  Poster presentation.  16th World Conference on Lung Cancer, Denver CO, September 2015.

Mainor CB, Scilla K, Bentzen SM, Heath J, Iofee O, Cellini A, Edelman MJ, Riedel DA, Feliciano JL, Zandberg DP. Case-Control study of PD-1, PD-L1, and B7-H3 expression in human immunodeficiency virus-infected (HIV+) and -uninfected patients with head and neck cancers.  Abstract Publication. ASCO. Chicago IL, June 2017.

Mobarek DA, Bade NA, Viernes B, Nechodom P, DuVall SL. The VINCI effect: Inferior Vena Cava Filters. Podium Presentation. American Medical Informatics Association Annual Symposium. San Francisco CA, November 2015.

Mobarek DA, Bade NA, Elamm J, Aggarwal A, Tabar S, Bentt D, Faselis C, Rickles F. Preliminary report on the efficacy of the use of the secure SharePoint reminder system to improve rates of inferior vena cava filter retrieval- a Quality Improvement Project using the Veterans Administration electronic medical record (EMR). Poster Presentation. Health Services Research & Development/ QUERI National Conference. Philadelphia PA, July 2015.

Ravenborg N, Bade NA, Mobarek DA. The use of IVC filters in cancer patients: A 15-year experience at a single Veterans Affairs medical Center. Poster Presentation. Association of VA Hematology/Oncology. Washington DC, September 2015.

Ravenborg N, Bade NA, Mobarek DA. Identifying venous thromboembolism in Cancer patients using Veterans Affairs Administrative Data. Poster Presentation. AMA Research Symposium. Washington DC, November 2015.

Schrenk KA, Bentzen SM, Lam VK, Mohindra P, Nichols EM, Vyfhuis M, Bhooshan N, Feigenberg SJ, Edelman MJ, Feliciano JL.  Neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) as a prognostic marker in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (LANSCLC).  Poster presentation.  16th World Conference on Lung Cancer. Denver CO, September 2015.

Scilla KA, Heath J, Ioffe OB, Cellini AL, Edelman MJ, Zandberg DP, Riedel D, Feliciano JL.  PD-1, PD-L1, and B7-H3 expression in Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infected patients with aerodigestive (AD) cancers (CA).  Poster presentation.  ASCO.  Chicago IL, June 2016.

Scilla KA, Zandberg DP, Bentzen SM, Heath J, Ioffe OB, Cellini AL, Mainor CB, Edelman MJ, Riedel D, Feliciano JL.  Case-control study of PD-1, PD-L-1 and B7-H3 expression in lung cancer (CA) patients (pts) with and without human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.  Poster presentation.  ASCO.  Chicago, IL, June 2017.

Varki V, Ioffe OB, Bentzen S, Cellini AL, Feliciano JL, Zandberg DP.  PD-L1, B7-H3, and PD-1 expression in immunocompetent versus immunosuppressed patients with advanced cutaneous squamous carcinoma. Poster presentation.  ASCO.  Chicago IL, June 2016.