2017-2018 Research Fellows

2017-2018 Lung Cancer Research Fellows

Emily Harrison, PhD (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Nanoparticle Delivery of Anti-Metastic miR-671 in Lung Squamous Carcinoma

Rachel Jug, MB BCh BAO & Coral X Giovacchini, MD (Duke University Medical Center)

PD-L1 Immunohistochemistry in NSCLC: Comparison of Cytology and Surgical Pathology


Mufti N. Ahmad, MBBS (Levine Cancer Insititute)

Exploration of Combined Tumor Mutational Burden Assessment and Peripheral Immune Profiling to Predict Clinical Outcomes to Immuno-Chemotherapy Agents in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)


Aparna Hegde, MBBS (Brody School of Medicine/ East Carolina University)

A Correlation of Circulating Micro-Particles, Soluble P-Selection and Anti-Annexin A2 Antibodies with Thrombosis and Their Prognostic Value in Lung Cancer Patients Receiving Immune Checkpoint Blockade Therapy


Laurie Steffen, PhD (Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center)

Identifying Symptom Burden and Unmet Supportive Care Needs in Lung Cancer Patients on Immunotherapy