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Jing Li, M.D., Ph.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

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

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2006 University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, MD, Medicine
1995 University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Dept. of Biomolecular Chemistry, Madison, WI, PHD, Role of EGFR in Cell Adhesion and Motility

Honors and Awards

2008 Resident Research Award, Sino-American Network for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (SANTRO) Symposium
2006 Award for Excellence in Quality of Life Research, 11th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology
2006 Herman and Gwen Shapiro Senior Research Award, University of Wisconsin
2005 Lewis E. and Edith Phillips Scholarship, University of Wisconsin
2003 Dr. Otto Mortensen Scholarship for Excellence in Gross Anatomy
2003 Summer Scholarship for Internal Medicine, American College of Physicians
2002-2006 Merit Scholarship, University of Wisconsin
2000-2001 NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, NIH
1997-1998 NIH Predoctoral Research Fellowship, NIH
1988-1992 Dean's List, University of Science and Technology of China

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Tsai CJ, Wang Y, Allen PK, Mahajan A, McCutcheon IE, Rao G, Rhines LD, Tatsui CE, Armstrong TS, Maor MH, Chang EL, Brown PD, Li J. Outcomes after surgery and radiotherapy for spinal myxopapillary ependymoma: update of the MD Anderson Cancer Center experience. Neurosurgery 75(3):205-14; discussion 213-4, 9/2014. PMID: 24818785.
2. Li J, Wang M, Won M, Shaw EG, Coughlin C, Curran WJ, Mehta MP. Validation and simplification of the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group recursive partitioning analysis classification for glioblastoma multiforme. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81(3):623-630, 11/1/2011. e-Pub 10/1/2010. PMCID: PMC3783211.
3. Li J, Dabaja B, Reed V, Allen PK, Cai H, Amin MV, Garcia JA, Cox JD. Rationale for and preliminary results of proton beam therapy for malignant mediastinal lymphoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81(1):167-174, 9/1/2011. e-Pub 7/17/2010. PMID: 20643518.
4. Li J, Bentzen SM, Li J, Renschler M, Mehta MP. Relationship between neurocognitive function and quality of life following whole brain irradiation in patients with brain metastases. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71(1):64-70, 5/1/2008. PMID: 18406884.
5. Li J, Bentzen SM, Renschler M, Mehta MP. Regression after whole-brain radiation therapy for brain metastases correlates with survival and improved neurocognitive function. J Clin Oncol 25(10):1260-1266, 4/1/2007. PMID: 17401015.
6. Li J, Huang S, Armstrong EA, Fowler JF, Harari PM. Angiogenesis and radiation response modulation after vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 (VEGFR2) blockade. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62(5):1477-1485, 8/1/2005. PMID: 16029810.
7. Huang SM, Li J, Armstrong EA, Harari PM. Modulation of radiation response and tumor-induced angiogenesis after EGFR inhibition by ZD1839 (Iressa). Cancer Res 62(15):4300-4306, 8/1/2002. PMID: 12154033.
8. Huang SM, Li J, Harari PM. Molecular inhibition of angiogenesis and metastatic potential in human squamous cell carcinomas after epidermal growth factor receptor blockade. Mol Cancer Ther 1(17):507-514, 5/2002. PMID: 12479268.
9. Li J, Kim YN, Bertics PJ. PDGF-stimulated migration of murine fibroblasts is associated with EGF receptor expression and tyrosine phosphorylation. J Biol Chem 275(4):2951-2958, 1/2000. PMID: 10644765.
10. Li J, Lin ML, Wiepz GJ, Guadarrama AG, Bertics PJ. Integrin-mediated migration of murine B82L fibroblasts is dependent on the expression of an intact epidermal growth factor receptor. J Biol Chem 274(16):11209-11219, 4/16/1999. PMID: 10196208.

Last updated: 8/3/2015