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Beverly (Ashleigh) A. Guadagnolo, MD, MPH

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Associate Professor, Department of Health Services Research, Division of OVP, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2005 Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, MPH, Public Health
2001 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, MD, Medicine
1996 University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, BA, Biology

Postgraduate Training

7/2004-6/2005 Research Fellowship, National Cancer Institute's Fellowship in Cancer Prevention, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
7/2002-6/2006 Residency and Chief Residency, Harvard Joint Center for Radiation Therapy, Boston, MA
7/2001-6/2002 Clinical Internship, Newton Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA

Experience/Service

Administrative Appointments/Responsibilities

Section Chief-Melanoma/Sarcoma Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiation Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 3/2016-present

Other Appointments/Responsibilities

Member, Technical Expert Panel, Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ), Project on Radiotherapy Treatments for Head and Neck Cancer Update, Chicago, IL, 4/2013-5/2015
Member, Advisory Committee on Minority Health, United States Health and Human Services, Washington, DC, 11/2012-11/2016
Member, Quality Indicators ICD10-CM/PCS Conversion Workgroup, Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ), Sacramento, CA, 8/2012-10/2012
Co-Director/Co-Coordinator, Four Directions Summer Research Program, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1997-2005

Institutional Committee Activities

Associate member, Internal Review Board 4, 9/2009-5/2015
Member, Psychosocial, Behavioral and Health Services Research Committee, 9/2006-8/2009

Professional Memberships

Academy Health
Member, 5/2008-present
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
Member, 9/2006-present
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Member, 1/2007-present
Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS)
Member, 7/2008-present
Massachusetts Medical Society, MA
Member, 9/1997-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Bishop AJ, Zagars GK, Torres KE, Bird JE, Feig BW, Guadagnolo BA. Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors: a single institution's experience using combined surgery and radiation therapy. American Journal of Clinical Oncology. In Press.
2. Watson KL, Ghadah AAS, Kivlin CM, Ingram DR, Landers S, Roland CL, Guadagnolo BA, Cormier JN, Hunt KK, Feig BW, Wang W, Slopis JM, McCutcheon IE, Lazar AJ, Torres KE. Patterns of recurrence and survival in sporadic, neurofibromatosis type 1-associated, and radiation-associated malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNSTs). J. Neurosurg. In Press.
3. Bishop AJ, Zagars GK, Allen P, Moon B, Lin P, Lewis V, Guadagnolo BA. Treatment-related fractures after combined modality therapy for soft-tissue sarcomas of the proximal lower extremity: can the risk be mitigated? Pract Radiat Oncol. In Press.
4. Lin CC, Bruinooge SS, Kirkwood MK, Hershman DL, Jemal A, Guadagnolo BA, Yu JB, Hopkins S, Goldstein M, Bajorin D, Giordano SH, Kosty M, Arnone A, Hanley A, Stevens S, Olsen C. Association between geographic access to cancer care and receipt of radiation therapy for rectal cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 94(4):719-728, 3/2016. e-Pub 12/2015. PMID: 26972644.
5. Grant SR, Walker GV, Guadagnolo BA, Koshy M, Mahmood U. A brighter future? The impact of insurance and socioeconomic status on cancer outcomes in the USA: a review. Future Oncol. e-Pub 2/2016. PMID: 26911861.
6. Roland CL, May CD, Watson KL, Al Sannaa GA, Dineen SP, Feig R, Landers S, Ingram DR, Wang WL, Guadagnolo BA, Feig B, Hunt KK, Cormier JN, Lazar AJ, Torres KE. Analysis of clinical and molecular factors impacting oncologic outcomes in undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma. Ann Surg Oncol. e-Pub 2/2016. PMID: 26847678.
7. Kamali F, Wang WL, Guadagnolo BA, Fox PS, Lewis VO, Lazar AJ, Conley AP, Ravi V, Toliyat M, Ladha HS, Hobbs BP, Amini B. MRI may be used as a prognostic indicator in patients with extra-abdominal desmoid tumors. Br J Radiol 89(1058):1058, 2/2016. e-Pub 11/2015. PMID: 26577289.
8. Dineen SP, Roland CL, Feig R, May C, Zhou S, Demicco E, Sannaa GA, Ingram D, Wang WL, Ravi V, Guadagnolo BA, Lev D, Pollock RE, Hunt K, Cormier J, Lazar A, Feig B, Torres KE. Radiation-associated undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma is associated with worse clinical outcomes than sporadic lesions. Ann Surg Oncol 22(12):3913-3920, 11/2015. e-Pub 3/2015. PMCID: PMC4561200.
9. Fan Z, Patel S, Lewis VO, Guadagnolo BA, Lin PP. Should high-grade extraosseous osteosarcoma be treated with multimodality therapy like other soft-tissue sarcomas? Clin Orthop Relat Res 473(11):3604-3611, 11/2015. e-Pub 7/2015. PMCID: PMC4586239.
10. Lin CC, Bruinooge SS, Kirkwood MK, Olsen C, Jemal A, Bajorin D, Giordano SH, Goldstein M, Guadagnolo BA, Kosty M, Hopkins S, Yu JB, Arnone A, Hanley A, Stevens S, Hershman DL. Association between geographic access to cancer care, insurance, and receipt of chemotherapy: geographic distribution of oncologists and travel distance. J Clin Oncol 33(28):3177-3185, 10/2015. e-Pub 8/2015. PMID: 26304878.
11. Bishop AJ, Zagars GK, Moon BS, Lin PP, Lewis VO, Guadagnolo BA. Combined limb-sparing surgery and radiation therapy to treat sarcomas of the hands and feet: long-term cancer outcomes and morbidity. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 92(5):1060-1068, 8/2015. e-Pub 4/2015. PMID: 26194681.
12. Bishop AJ, Zagars GK, Demicco EG, Wang WL, Feig BW, Guadagnolo BA. Soft tissue solitary fibrous tumor: combined surgery and radiation therapy results in excellent local control. Am J Clin Oncol. e-Pub 8/2015. PMID: 26270446.
13. Baldini EH, Wang D, Haas RL, Catton CN, Indelicato DJ, Kirsch DG, Roberge D, Salerno K, Deville C, Guadagnolo BA, O'Sullivan B, Petersen IA, Le Pechoux C, Abrams RA, DeLaney TF. Treatment guidelines for preoperative radiation therapy for retroperitoneal sarcoma: preliminary consensus of an international expert panel. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 92(3):602-612, 7/2015. PMID: 26068493.
14. Guadagnolo BA, Liao KP, Giordano SH, Elting LS, Shih YC. Variation in intensity and costs of care by payer and race for patients dying of cancer in Texas: an analysis of registry-linked Medicaid, Medicare, and dually eligible claims data. Med Care 53(7):591-598, 7/2015. PMID: 26067883.
15. Dwojak S, Deschler D, Sargent M, Emerick K, Guadagnolo BA, Petereit D. Knowledge and screening of head and neck cancer among American Indians in South Dakota. Am J Public Health 105(6):1155-1160, 6/2015. e-Pub 10/2014. PMCID: PMC4431103.
16. Huo J, Du XL, Lairson DR, Chan W, Jiang J, Buchholz TA, Guadagnolo BA. Utilization of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and hospice at the end of life for patients diagnosed with Metastatic Melanoma. Am J Clin Oncol 38(3):235-241, 6/2015. e-Pub 5/2013. PMCID: PMC3796177.
17. Grant SR, Walker GV, Guadagnolo BA, Koshy M, Allen PK, Mahmood U. Variation in insurance status by patient demographics and tumor site among nonelderly adult patients with cancer. Cancer 121(12):2020-2028, 6/2015. e-Pub 4/2015. PMID: 25917222.
18. Walker GV, Grant SR, Guadagnolo BA, Hoffman KE, Smith BD, Koshy M, Allen PK, Mahmood U. Disparities in stage at diagnosis, treatment, and survival in nonelderly adult patients with cancer according to insurance status. J Clin Oncol 32(28):3118-3125, 10/2014. e-Pub 8/2014. PMID: 25092774.
19. Guadagnolo BA, Huo J, Buchholz TA, Petereit DG. Disparities in hospice utilization among American Indian Medicare beneficiaries dying of cancer. Ethnicity & Disease 24(4):393-8, 9/2014.
20. Guadagnolo BA, Liao KP, Giordano SH, Elting LS, Buchholz TA, Shih YC. Increasing use of advanced radiation therapy technologies in the last 30 days of life among patients dying as a result of cancer in the United States. J Oncol Pract 10(4):e269-276, 7/2014. e-Pub 4/2014. PMCID: PMC4094648.
21. Huo J, Lairson DR, Du XL, Chan W, Buchholz TA, Guadagnolo BA. Survival and cost-effectiveness of hospice care for metastatic melanoma patients. Am J Manag Care 20(5):366-373, 5/2014. PMID: 25181566.
22. Guadagnolo BA, Prieto V, Weber R, Ross MI, Zagars GK. The role of adjuvant radiotherapy in the local management of desmoplastic melanoma. Cancer 120(9):1361-1368, 5/2014. e-Pub 10/2013. PMID: 24142803.
23. Huo J, Lairson DR, Du XL, Chan W, Jiang J, Buchholz TA, Guadagnolo BA. Hospital case volume is associated with improved survival for patients with metastatic melanoma. Am J Clin Oncol. e-Pub 4/2014. PMID: 24755661.
24. Beadle BM, Liao KP, Elting LS, Buchholz TA, Ang KK, Garden AS, Guadagnolo BA. Improved survival using intensity-modulated radiation therapy in head and neck cancers: a SEER-Medicare analysis. Cancer 120(5):702-710, 3/2014. e-Pub 1/2014. PMID: 24421077.
25. Beadle BM, Liao KP, Chambers MS, Elting LS, Buchholz TA, Kian Ang K, Garden AS, Guadagnolo BA. Evaluating the impact of patient, tumor, and treatment characteristics on the Development of jaw complications in patients treated for oral cancers: a SEER-medicare analysis. Head Neck 35(11):1599-1605, 11/2013. e-Pub 11/2012. PMID: 23150453.
26. Castle KO, Guadagnolo BA, Tsai CJ, Feig BW, Zagars GK. Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: long-term outcomes of 53 patients treated with conservative surgery and radiation therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86(3):585-590, 7/2013. e-Pub 4/2013. PMID: 23628134.
27. Chao AH, Sturgis EM, Yu P, Skoracki RJ, Guadagnolo BA, Hanasono MM. Reconstructive outcomes in patients with head and neck sarcoma. Head Neck 35(5):677-683, 5/2013. e-Pub 6/2012. PMID: 22711660.
28. Torres KE, Ravi V, Kin K, Yi M, Guadagnolo BA, May CD, Arun BK, Hunt KK, Lam R, Lahat G, Hoffman A, Cormier JN, Feig BW, Lazar AJ, Lev D, Pollock RE. Long-term outcomes in patients with radiation-associated angiosarcomas of the breast following surgery and radiotherapy for Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 20(4):1267-1274, 4/2013. e-Pub 12/2012. PMID: 23224828.
29. Lee JM, Mehta UN, Dsouza LH, Guadagnolo BA, Sanders DL, Kim KB. Long-term stabilization of leptomeningeal disease with whole-brain radiation therapy in a patient with metastatic melanoma treated with vemurafenib: a case report. Melanoma Res 23(2):175-178, 4/2013. e-Pub 1/2013. PMID: 23358426.
30. Guadagnolo BA, Huo J, Liao KP, Buchholz TA, Das P. Changing trends in radiation therapy technologies in the last year of life for patients diagnosed with metastatic cancer in the United States. Cancer 119(5):1089-1097, 3/2013. e-Pub 11/2012. PMCID: PMC3688625.
31. Guadagnolo BA, Liao KP, Elting L, Giordano S, Buchholz TA, Shih YC. Use of radiation therapy in the last 30 days of life among a large population-based cohort of elderly patients in the United States. J Clin Oncol 31(1):80-87, 1/2013. e-Pub 11/2012. PMCID: PMC3530693.
32. Wang WL, Katz D, Araujo DM, Ravi V, Ludwig JA, Trent JC, Patel SR, Lin PP, Guadagnolo BA, Lòpez-Terrada D, Dei Tos AP, Lewis VO, Lev D, Pollock RE, Zagars GK, Benjamin RS, Madewell JE, Lazar AJ. Extensive adipocytic maturation can be seen in myxoid liposarcomas treated with neoadjuvant doxorubicin and ifosfamide and pre-operative radiation therapy. Clin Sarcoma Res 2(1). e-Pub 12/2012. PMID: 23272660.
33. Guadagnolo BA, Xu Y, Zagars GK, Cormier JN, Pollock RE, Feig BW, Giordano S, Buchholz TA, Shih YC. A population-based study of the quality of care in the diagnosis of large (≥ 5 cm) soft tissue sarcomas. Am J Clin Oncol 35(5):455-461, 10/2012. e-Pub 4/2011. PMID: 21537147.
34. Nasser QJ, Gombos DS, Williams MD, Guadagnolo BA, Morrison WH, Garden AS, Beadle BM, Canseco E, Esmaeli B. Management of radiation-induced severe anophthalmic socket contracture in patients with uveal melanoma. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 28(3):208-212, May-Jun, 5/2012. PMCID: PMC3359825.
35. Guadagnolo BA, Cina K, Koop D, Brunette D, Petereit DG. A pre-post survey analysis of satisfaction with health care and medical mistrust after patient navigation for American Indian cancer patients. J Health Care Poor Underserved 22(4):1331-1343, 11/2011. PMCID: PMC3676310.
36. Kelly P, Zagars GK, Cormier JN, Ross MI, Guadagnolo BA. Sphincter-sparing local excision and hypofractionated radiation therapy for anorectal melanoma: a 20-year experience. Cancer 117(20):4747-4755, 10/2011. e-Pub 3/2011. PMID: 21446049.
37. Subrahmanian K, Petereit DG, Kanekar S, Burhansstipanov L, Esmond S, Miner R, Spotted Tail C, Guadagnolo BA. Community-based participatory development, implementation, and evaluation of a cancer screening educational intervention among American Indians in the Northern Plains. J Cancer Educ 26(3):530-539, 9/2011. e-Pub 3/2011. PMCID: PMC3162121.
38. Shinder R, Jackson TL, Araujo D, Prieto VG, Guadagnolo BA, Esmaeli B. Preoperative radiation therapy in the management of recurrent orbital hemangiopericytoma. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 27(5):e126-128, Sep-Oct, 9/2011. PMID: 21242853.
39. Guadagnolo BA, Boylan A, Sargent M, Koop D, Brunette D, Kanekar S, Shortbull V, Molloy K, Petereit DG. Patient navigation for American Indians undergoing cancer treatment: utilization and impact on care delivery in a regional health care center. Cancer 117(12):2754-2761, 6/2011. e-Pub 12/2010. PMCID: PMC3112306.
40. Huh WW, Guadagnolo BA, Munsell MF, Patel S, Lewis VO. Soft tissue sarcomas of the popliteal fossa: a single-institution retrospective review. Cancer 117(12):2728-2734, 6/2011. e-Pub 12/2010. PMID: 21656751.
41. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK, Araujo D, Ravi V, Shellenberger TD, Sturgis EM. Outcomes after definitive treatment for cutaneous angiosarcoma of the face and scalp. Head Neck 33(5):661-667, 5/2011. e-Pub 10/2010. PMID: 20960566.
42. Liu CC, Xia R, Guadagnolo BA, Cormier JN, Du XL. Risk of xerostomia in association with the receipt of radiation therapy in older patients with head and neck cancer. Am J Ther 18(3):206-215, 5/2011. e-Pub 1/2010. PMID: 20068441.
43. Clark DW, Moore BA, Patel SR, Guadagnolo BA, Roberts DB, Sturgis EM. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the head and neck region. Head Neck 33(3):303-308, 3/2011. e-Pub 7/2010. PMID: 20629084.
44. Pandhi N, Guadagnolo BA, Kanekar S, Petereit DG, Karki C, Smith MA. Intention to receive cancer screening in Native Americans from the Northern Plains. Cancer Causes Control 22(2):199-206, 2/2011. e-Pub 12/2010. PMCID: PMC3042877.
45. Guadagnolo BA, Liu CC, Cormier JN, Du XL. Evaluation of trends in the use of intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head and neck cancer from 2000 through 2005: socioeconomic disparity and geographic variation in a large population-based cohort. Cancer 116(14):3505-3512, 7/2010. PMID: 20564123.
46. Guadagnolo BA, Myers JN, Zagars GK. Role of postoperative irradiation for patients with bilateral cervical nodal metastases from cutaneous melanoma: a critical assessment. Head Neck 32(6):708-713, 6/2010. PMID: 19787786.
47. Pandhi N, Guadagnolo BA, Kanekar S, Petereit DG, Smith MA. Cancer screening in Native Americans from the Northern Plains. Am J Prev Med 38(4):389-395, 4/2010. PMCID: PMC2851544.
48. Guadagnolo BA, Petereit DG, Helbig P, Koop D, Kussman P, Fox Dunn E, Patnaik A. Involving American Indians and medically underserved rural populations in cancer clinical trials. Clin Trials 6(6):610-617, 12/2009. e-Pub 11/2009. PMCID: PMC2891042.
49. Agrawal S, Kane JM, Guadagnolo BA, Kraybill WG, Ballo MT. The benefits of adjuvant radiation therapy following therapeutic lymphadenectomy for clinically advanced, high risk nodal metastatic melanoma. Cancer 115(24):5836-5844, 12/2009. e-Pub 8/2009. PMID: 19701906.
50. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK, Raymond AK, Benjamin RS, Sturgis EM. Osteosarcoma of the jaw/craniofacial region: outcomes after multimodality treatment. Cancer 115(14):3262-3270, 7/2009. PMID: 19382187.
51. Raphael JL, Guadagnolo BA, Beal AC, Giardino AP. Racial and ethnic disparities in indicators of a primary care medical home for children. Acad Pediatr 9(4):221-227, Jul-Aug, 7/2009. e-Pub 5/2009. PMID: 19487171.
52. Beadle BM, Guadagnolo BA, Ballo MT, Lee JE, Gershenwald JE, Cormier JN, Mansfield PF, Ross MI, Zagars GK. Radiation therapy field extent for adjuvant treatment of axillary metastases from malignant melanoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75(5):1376-1382, 4/2009. e-Pub 9/2008. PMID: 18774657.
53. Guadagnolo BA, Cina K, Helbig P, Reiner M, Molloy K, Petereit DG. Medical mistrust and less satisfaction with health care among Native Americans presenting for cancer treatment. J. Health Care Poor Underserved 20(1):210-226, 2/2009. PMID: 19202258.
54. Guadagnolo BA, Cina K, Helbig P, Molloy K, Reiner M, Cook EF, Petereit DG. Assessing cancer stage and screening disparities among Native American cancer patients. Public Health Rep 124(1):79-89, Jan-Feb, 1/2009. PMCID: PMC2602933.
55. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK, Ballo MT, Strom SS, Pollock RE, Benjamin RS. Mortality after cure of soft-tissue sarcoma treated with conservation surgery and radiotherapy. Cancer 113(2):411-418, 7/2008. PMID: 18506733.
56. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK, Ballo MT. Long-term outcomes for desmoid tumors treated with radiation therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71(2):441-447, 6/2008. e-Pub 12/2007. PMID: 18068311.
57. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK, Ballo MT, Patel SR, Lewis VO, Benjamin RS, Pollock RE. Excellent local control rates and distinctive patterns of failure in myxoid liposarcoma treated with conservation surgery and radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70(3):760-765, 3/2008. e-Pub 9/2007. PMID: 17892916.
58. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK, Ballo MT, Patel SR, Lewis VO, Pisters PW, Benjamin RS, Pollock RE. Long-term outcomes for synovial sarcoma treated with conservation surgery and radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69(4):1173-1180, 11/2007. e-Pub 8/2007. PMID: 17689031.
59. Guadagnolo BA, Punglia RS, Kuntz KM, Mauch PM, Ng AK. Cost-effectiveness analysis of computerized tomography in the routine follow-up of patients after primary treatment for Hodgkin's disease. J Clin Oncol 24(25):4116-4122, 9/2006. PMID: 16943528.
60. Guadagnolo BA, Li S, Neuberg D, Ng A, Hua L, Silver B, Stevenson MA, Mauch P. Long-term outcome and mortality trends in early-stage, Grade 1-2 follicular lymphoma treated with radiation therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64(3):928-934, 3/2006. e-Pub 10/2005. PMID: 16243446.
61. Guadagnolo BA, Haddad RI, Posner MR, Weeks L, Wirth LJ, Norris CM, Sullivan CA, Goguen L, Busse PM, Tishler R. Organ preservation and treatment toxicity with induction chemotherapy followed by radiation therapy or chemoradiation for advanced laryngeal cancer. Am J Clin Oncol 28(4):371-378, 8/2005. PMID: 16062079.

Invited Articles

1. Guadagnolo BA, Dohan D, Raich P. Metrics for evaluating patient navigation during cancer diagnosis and treatment: crafting a policy-relevant research agenda for patient navigation in cancer care. Cancer 117(15 (Suppl)):3565-3574, 8/2011. PMID: 21780091.
2. Petereit DG, Guadagnolo BA, Wong R, Coleman CN. Addressing cancer disparities among American Indians through innovative technologies and patient navigation: the walking forward experience. Front Oncol 1:11, 2011. e-Pub 6/2011. PMCID: PMC3355933.
3. Reynoso D, Subbiah V, Trent JC, Guadagnolo BA, Lazar AJ, Benjamin R, Pollock RE, Ludwig JA. Neoadjuvant treatment of soft tissue sarcoma: multimodality approach. J Surg Oncol 101(4):327-333, 3/2010. PMID: 20187067.
4. Guadagnolo BA, Zagars GK. Adjuvant radiation therapy for high-risk nodal metastases from cutaneous melanoma. Lancet Oncol 10(4):409-416, 4/2009. PMID: 19341972.
5. Guadagnolo BA, Mamon H. Adverse effects of preoperative radiation therapy in rectal cancer. American Journal of Oncology Review 5((3) Suppl 2):26-28, 2005.

Abstracts

1. Beadle BM, Liao K, Hutcheson K, Garden AS, Buchholz TA, Guadagnolo BA. Differential feeding tube placement and duration with IMRT for head and neck cancer: a SEER-medicare analysis. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 90 Supplement:550-551, 9/2014.
2. Beadle BM, Liao K, Chambers MS, Elting LS, Buchholz TA, Ang KK, Garden AS, Guadagnolo BA. The impact of treatmentaAnd tumor characteristics in the development of osteoradionecrosis in patients treated for oral cancers: a SEER-medicare analysis. American Society for Radiation Oncology Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium - Oral Presentation, 1/2012.
3. Ballas LK, Pan I, Guadagnolo BA, Smith BD, Buchholz TA, Dabaja BS. Trends in utilization of intensity-modulated radiotherapy in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in the U.S. from 2001 to 2005: a population-based study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81 Supplement(2):571, 10/2011.
4. Huh WW, Guadagnolo BA, Munsell MF, Patel S, Lewis VO. Soft tissue sarcoma of the popliteal fossa. Connective Tissue Oncology Society 16th Annual Meeting, Paris, France, 11/2010.
5. Kelly P, Guadagnolo BA, Cormier JN, Ross MI, Zagars GK. Sphincter-sparing local excision and hypofractionated radiation therapy for anal-rectal melanoma: a 20-year experience. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 78 Supplement(3):611-612, 10/2010.
6. Guadagnolo BA, Boylan A, Sargent M, Koop D, Brunette D, Kanekar S, Shortbull V, Molloy K, Petereit DG. Patient navigation utilization among American Indian cancer patients in the Northern Plains. Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, June 26-30,2010, Boston, MA, 7/2010.
7. Petereit DG, Moser A, Molloy K, Roberts C, Guadagnolo BA, Burhansstipanov L, Coleman NC. Walking Forward: A community based research program addressing high cancer mortality rates in the American Indian population of western South Dakota. Fourth International Conference on Translational Research and Pre-Clinical Strategies in Radiation Oncology (Invited oral presentation by Dr. Petereit), March 11-13, 2009, 3/2009.
8. Petereit D, Burhansstipanov L, Guadagnolo BA, Helbig P, and others. Walking Forward: NIH disparities project to lower cancer mortality rates for American Indians in Western South Dakota. NCI Translational Research Meeting, Washington, D.C. November 7-9, 2008, 11/2008.
9. Beadle BM, Guadagnolo BA, Ballo MT, Lee J, Gershenwald J, Cormier J, Ross M, Zagars GK. Radiation therapy field extent for adjuvant treatment of axillary metastases from malignant melanoma. American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology 50th Annual Meeting, Sept. 20-25, 2008, Boston, MA (Oral presentation, Dr. Beadle), 9/2008. e-Pub 9/2008. PMID: 18774657.
10. Molloy K, Guadagnolo BA, Cina K, Helbig P, Reiner M, Petereit D. Trust and Satisfaction in a Northern Plains Native American Cancer Population: Walking Forward Program. Cancer Health Disparities Summit 2008, Bethesda, MD, July 14- 16, 2008, 7/2008.
11. Agrawal S, Kane J, Guadagnolo BA, Kraybill W, Ballo MT. Therapeutic lymphadenectomy alone versus adjuvant radiotherapy for regional nodal metastases from melanoma. J Clin Oncol 26 Supplement(15), 5/2008.
12. Raphael JL, Guadagnolo BA, Beal AC, Giardino AP. Racial and ethnic disparities in access to a medical home: secondary analysis of the National Survey of Children's Health. Proceedings of the 2008 Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting (#750947), 2008.
13. Guadagnolo BA, Punglia R, Kuntz K, Mauch P, Ng A. Cost-effectiveness of computerized tomography in follow-up of patients with complete response after primary treatment for Hodgkin's Disease. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63 Supplement (1)(2):114-115, 2005.
14. Guadagnolo BA, Tishler R, Posner M, Weeks L, Wirth L, Norris C, Sullivan C, Goguen L, Busse P, Haddad R. Organ preservation for patients treated with induction chemotherapy (IC) followed by radiation therapy (RT) or chemoradiation (CRT) for advanced stage squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx (SCCL). (publication only). J Clin Oncol 22(14S):5600, 2004.
15. Guadagnolo BA, Li S, Neuberg D, Ng A, Hua L, Silver B, Stevenson M, Mauch P. Long-term outcome and mortality trends in follicular lymphoma treated with radiation therapy (poster presentation). Proceedings of the European Cancer Conference (ECCO 12), Euro J Cancer 1(Suppl5):S306, 2003.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Using Claims Data to Evaluate Radiation Therapy Utilization at the End of Life
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 9/6/2012 - 8/31/2014

Last updated: 4/15/2016