Department of Radiation Oncology


Residency Training Program


Anand Shah, MD, MPH

Undergraduate: Economics, Duke University, Durham, NC
Fellowship: Canada-U.S. Fulbright Scholar, University of Toronto, Canada
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Graduate School: Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Health Services and Economics Research Fellow, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Residency NYP/Columbia University College of P&S, New York, NY

Selected Publications

Bulsara KR, Villavicencio AT, Shah A, McGirt MJ, George TM. Successful aqueductal plasty and stenting for tectal plate tumor after failed third ventriculostomy: a case report. Surgical Neurology 2003; 59(1): 58-62. PMID: 12633965

Pietrobon R, Shah A, Kuo P, Harker M, McCready M, Butler C, Martins H, Moorman CT, Jacobs DO. Duke Surgery Research Central: an open-source Web application for the improvement of compliance with research regulation. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2006; 6: 32. PMID: 16872540

Shah A, Jacobs DO, Martins H, Harker M, Menezes A, McCready M, Pietrobon R. DADOS-Survey: an open-source application for CHERRIES-compliant Web surveys. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2006; 6: 34. PMID: 16978409

Nguyen L, Shah A, Harker M, Martins H, Menezes A, Jacobs DO, Pietrobon R. DADOS-Prospective: an open source application for Web-based prospective data collection. Source Code for Biology and Medicine 2006; 1: 7. PMID: 17147787

Shah A, Gordon AR, Ginsberg GG, Furth EE, Levine MS. Ectopic pancreatic rest in the proximal stomach mimicking gastric neoplasms. Clinical Radiology 2007; 62(6): 600-602. PMID: 17467399

Shah A, Nielsen KC, Braga L, Pietrobon R, Klein SM, Steele SM. Interscalene brachial plexus block for outpatient shoulder arthroplasty: postoperative analgesia, patient satisfaction, and complications. Indian Journal of Orthopaedics 2007; 41(3): 230-236. PMID: 21139750

Shah A, Braga L, Braga-Baiak A, Jacobs DO, Pietrobon R. The association of departmental leadership gender with that of faculty and residents in radiology. Academic Radiology 2007; 14(8): 998-1003. PMID: 17659246

Shah A, Pietrobon R, Cook C, Sheth NP, Nguyen L, Guo L, Jacobs DO, Kuo PC. Little science, big science: strategies for research portfolio selection in academic surgery departments. Annals of Surgery 2007; 246(6): 1110-1115. PMID: 18043118

Shah A and Stavropoulos SW. Treatment strategies for type 2 endoleaks after endovascular aneurysm repair. Acta Chirurgica Belgica 2007; 107(4): 356-360. PMID: 17966525

Braga-Baiak A, Shah A, Pietrobon R, Braga L, Neto AC, Cook C. Intra- and inter-observer reliability of MRI examination of intervertebral disc abnormalities in patients with cervical myelopathy. European Journal of Radiology 2008; 65(1): 91-98. PMID: 17532165

Shah A, Lau C, Stavropoulos SW, Nemeth A, Soulen MC, Solomon JA, Mondschein JI, Patel AA, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Itkin M, Chittams JL, Trerotola SO. Comparison of physician-rated performance characteristics of hydrophilic-coated guidewires. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 2008; 19(3): 400-405. PMID: 18295700

Gutierrez OM, Mannstadt M, Isakova T, Rauh-Hain JA, Tamez H, Shah A, Smith K, Lee H, Thadhani R, Juppner H, Wolf M. Fibroblast growth factor 23 and mortality among patients undergoing hemodialysis. New England Journal of Medicine 2008; 359(6): 584-592. PMID: 18687639

Shah J, Shah A, Pietrobon R. Scientific writing of novice researchers: what difficulties and encouragements do they encounter? Academic Medicine 2009; 84(4): 511-516. PMID: 19318791

Shah A and Stavropoulos SW. Imaging surveillance following endovascular aneurysm repair. Seminars in Interventional Radiology 2009; 26(1): 10-16. PMID: 21326526

Hwang WYK, Koh LP, Lim S, Linn YC, Loh YS, Koh MBC, Diong CP, Lee JJ, Zhang XH, Rajgor D, Gandhi M, Shah A, Goh YT. Multicenter study of comparative outcomes of hematopoietic stem cell transplant for peripheral T cell lymphoma and natural killer/T-cell lymphoma. Leukemia & Lymphoma 2011; 52(7): 1382-1386. PMID: 21599577

Bekelman JE, Shah A, Hahn SM. Implications of comparative effectiveness research for radiation oncology. Practical Radiation Oncology 2011; 1(2): 72-80.

Worni M, Akushevich I, Gloor B, Scarborough J, Chino JP, Jacobs DO, Hahn SM, Clary BM, Pietrobon R, Shah A. Adjuvant radiotherapy in the treatment of invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results registry. Annals of Surgical Oncology 2012; 19(4): 1316-1323. PMID: 22002799

Shah A, Efstathiou JA, Paly JJ, Halpern SD, Bruner DW, Christodouleas JP, Coen JJ, Deville C, Vapiwala N, Shipley WU, Zietman AL, Hahn SM, Bekelman JE. Prospective preference assessment of patients’ willingness to participate in a randomized controlled trial of intensity-modulated radiotherapy versus proton therapy for localized prostate cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 2012; 83(1): e13-19. PMID: 22381899

Jung OS, Guzzo T, Lee D, Mehler M, Christodouleas J, Deville C, Hollis G, Shah A, Vapiwala N, Wein A, Pauly M, Bekelman JE. Out-of-pocket expenses and treatment choice for men with prostate cancer. Urology 2012; 80(6): 1252-1257. PMID: 23102446

Limkakeng A, Phadtare A, Shah J, Vaghasia M, Wei DY, Shah A, Pietrobon R. Willingness to participate in clinical trials among patients of Chinese heritage: a meta-synthesis. PloS One 2013; 8(1): e51328. PMID: 23349672

Paly JJ, Efstathiou JA, Hedgire SS, Chung PW, O’Malley M, Shah A, Bekelman JE, Harisinghani M, Shipley WU, Zietman AL, Beard C. Mapping patterns of nodal metastases in seminoma: rethinking radiotherapy fields. Radiotherapy & Oncology 2013; 106(1): 64-68. PMID: 23321493

Shah A, Paly JJ, Efstathiou JA, Bekelman JE. Physician evaluation of Internet health information on proton therapy for prostate cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 2013; 85(4): e173-177. PMID: 23245278

Shah A, Hahn SM, Stetson RL, Friedberg JS, Pechet TTV, Sher DJ. Cost-effectiveness of stereotactic body radiation therapy versus surgical resection for stage I non-small cell lung cancer. Cancer 2013; 119(17): 3123-3132. PMID: 23720093

Shah A, Chao KS, Ostbye T, Castleberry AW, Pietrobon R, Gloor B, Clary BM, White RR, Worni M. Trends in racial disparities in pancreatic cancer surgery. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 2013; 17(11): 1897-1906. PMID: 24002757

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