Pritzker School of Medicine Scholars in Oncology-Associated Research

SOAR Scholars

2021 Cohort

Gabriela Betancourt

Patient Perceptions of Palliative Care Integration

Sarah Hoehn

Celyn Bregio

Understanding and Characterizing the Immune-mediated Pathways in Appendiceal Ex-Goblet Adenocarcinoma/p>

Kiran Turaga

Hannah Carr

Retrospective Clinical Analysis of Factors Associated with Post-Mastectomy Upper Extremity Dysfunction/p>

Summer Hanson

Riley Driscoll

RNF-kB and Glioblastoma Pathobiology/p>

Bakhtair Yamini

Matthew Ji

Collaboration between the Sox2 master transcription regulator and TGF-beta signaling tumor evasion/p>

Yuxuan Miao

Maria Kaufman

Identifying Immune Signatures as Predictors of Risk in Neuroblastoma Using 5-Hydroxymethylcytosine Profiles/p>

Mark Applebaum

Abigail Sneider

Symptomatology in Palliative Care and Surgical Oncology Visits in Patients with Peritoneal Metastases/p>

Oliver Eng

Liam Spurr

Interplay between radio-immunotherapy and the genomic landscape in metastatic non-small cell lung cancer/p>

Sean Pitroda

Elizabeth Terman

Breast Cancer Outcomes by Age and Race in the Chicago Multiethnic Cohort (ChiMEC)/p>

Rita Nanda

Omar Vayani

The role of 5-hydroxymethylcytosine (5-hmC) in facilitating interactions between enhancers and promoters that drive neuroblastoma phenotype/p>

Mark Applebaum

David Velasquez

Outcomes of parenteral nutrition use in patients with malignant bowel obstruction/p>

Dejan Micic

Mason Vierra

The interaction of Genetics and the Gut Microbiome in Colorectal Tumor Recurrence/p>

Benjamin Shogan

2020 Cohort

Kevin Ashi

Association of Ocular Lesions and Transcriptome Activity of Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells (PBMCs) in Patients Infected with Toxoplasma gondii in Colombia

Kay McLeod

Santiago Avila

A Comparative Analysis of Radiotherapy Quality in the Private and Public Sectors in Colombia

Dan Golden

Briyana Chisholm

Factors Influencing Gender Minority Adolescent and Young Adults’ First Pelvic Examination Experiences: A Qualitative Study

Julie Chor

Ellen Goldberg

Comparison of Sociodemographic Factors in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Advanced Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer

Oliver Eng

Andrew Grose

Connecting health literacy to place and resources: disparities in background knowledge of toxoplasmosis in Armenia, Colombia

Rima McLeod

Ryan Johnson

Utilizing ctDNA to Characterize Heterogeneity in Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma

Daniel Catenacci

Margaret Liu

Elucidating the role of TNFSF10 in estrogen receptor negative breast cancers in women of African ancestry

Funmi Olopade

Vivek Nair

Use of a recurrent neural network and hidden-markov model to identify patients at risk of cancer recurrence

Alexander Pearson

Valerie Otti

Impact of Cancer Education Programming conducted within Religious Settings on Breast and Cervical Prevention and Screening Behaviors in Lagos, Nigeria

Abiola Ibraheem

Sid Ramesh

Predicting Induction Chemotherapy Response in Neuroblastoma using Deep Learning

Mark Applebaum

Maria Ruiz

Factors Influencing Sexual Minority Adolescent and Young Adults’ First Pelvic Examination Experiences: A Qualitative Study

Julie Chor

Sudhamsh (Sid) Tippireddy

The Effect of Total Skin Electron Beam Therapy and Supplementary Treatments on Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome

Stanley Liauw

2019 Cohort

Christina Stiles

Oncologic emergency care capacity in Nigeria: An assessment of four teaching hospitals around Lagos and Ibadan, including a newly established Medical Oncology unit.

Funmi Olopade

Melissa Kuriloff

Breast Cancer Screening Knowledge and Attitudes in Peruvian Women

Daniel Golden

Kimberly Allen

Perspectives of Wellness Interventions Among Chinese Medical Students

Renslow Sherer

Lilly Lerer

A Survey of Attitudes and Perspectives about Geriatrics among medical students in China

Renslow Sherer

Sanjeev Dhara

Elucidating the Importance of Microbiota Changes in Governing the Response of Pathogenic Bacteria Around Surgical Sites

John Alverdy

Brianna Lambert

Impact of Race, Ethnicity, and Length of Stay on the Incidence of Palliative Care Consultation

Sarah Hoehn

Julian Conn Busch

Computer-Assisted Diagnosis as a Tool for Indeterminate Thyroid Lesion Evaluation

Xavier Keutgen

Ross Han

Ben May Department for Cancer Research Understanding the Mechanism of ERα Degradation Induced by Oral SERDs

Geoffrey Greene

Victoria Oladipo

Using Quantitative MRI Mapping to Predict Treatment Response of Oropharyngeal Carcinoma

David Ginat

Olivia Schultz

Interprofessional Education in Radiation Oncology

Daniel Golden

Maimouna Traore

How patient intervention influences the use of the Genomic Patient System

Peter O’Donnell

Robert Hight

EMR use and patient/physician interaction and work satisfaction

Daniel Golden

Susan Feldt

Risk of Post-Operative Infections in Colorectal Surgical Patients after Previous Antibiotic-Resistant Infection

Benjamin Shogan