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Sarah Abou Alaiwi, M.D.

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American University of Beirut, LebanonMD06/2018Medicine
2018
Alpha Omega Alpha Award

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  1. Yang ES, Nassar AH, Adib E, Jegede OA, Abou Alaiwi S, Della Manna DL, Braun DA, Zarei M, Du H, Pal SK, Naik G, Sonpavde GP. Gene expression signature correlates with outcomes in metastatic renal cell carcinoma patients treated with everolimus alone or with a vascular disrupting agent. Mol Cancer Ther. 2021 Jun 09. PMID: 34108261.
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  2. Adib E, Nassar AH, Akl EW, Abou Alaiwi S, Nuzzo PV, Mouhieddine TH, Sonpavde G, Haddad RI, Mouw KW, Giannakis M, Hodi FS, Shukla SA, Gusev A, Braun DA, Choueiri TK, Kwiatkowski DJ. CDKN2A Alterations and Response to Immunotherapy in Solid Tumors. Clin Cancer Res. 2021 Jun 01. PMID: 34074656.
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  3. Jain RK, Skelton Iv WP, Pond GR, Naqvi M, Kim Y, Curran C, Freeman D, Nuzzo PV, Alaiwi SA, Nassar AH, Jain RK, Sonpavde G. Angiotensin Blockade Modulates the Activity of PD1/L1 Inhibitors in Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2021 Apr 20. PMID: 34011489.
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  4. Abou Alaiwi S, Nassar AH, Adib E, Groha SM, Akl EW, McGregor BA, Esplin ED, Yang S, Hatchell K, Fusaro V, Nielsen S, Kwiatkowski DJ, Sonpavde GP, Pomerantz M, Garber JE, Freedman ML, Rana HQ, Gusev A, Choueiri TK. Trans-ethnic variation in germline variants of patients with renal cell carcinoma. Cell Rep. 2021 Mar 30; 34(13):108926. PMID: 33789101.
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  5. Baca SC, Takeda DY, Seo JH, Hwang J, Ku SY, Arafeh R, Arnoff T, Agarwal S, Bell C, O'Connor E, Qiu X, Alaiwi SA, Corona RI, Fonseca MAS, Giambartolomei C, Cejas P, Lim K, He M, Sheahan A, Nassar A, Berchuck JE, Brown L, Nguyen HM, Coleman IM, Kaipainen A, De Sarkar N, Nelson PS, Morrissey C, Korthauer K, Pomerantz MM, Ellis L, Pasaniuc B, Lawrenson K, Kelly K, Zoubeidi A, Hahn WC, Beltran H, Long HW, Brown M, Corey E, Freedman ML. Reprogramming of the FOXA1 cistrome in treatment-emergent neuroendocrine prostate cancer. Nat Commun. 2021 03 30; 12(1):1979. PMID: 33785741.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  6. Bakouny Z, Braun DA, Shukla SA, Pan W, Gao X, Hou Y, Flaifel A, Tang S, Bosma-Moody A, He MX, Vokes N, Nyman J, Xie W, Nassar AH, Abou Alaiwi S, Flippot R, Bouchard G, Steinharter JA, Nuzzo PV, Ficial M, Sant'Angelo M, Forman J, Berchuck JE, Dudani S, Bi K, Park J, Camp S, Sticco-Ivins M, Hirsch L, Baca SC, Wind-Rotolo M, Ross-Macdonald P, Sun M, Lee GM, Chang SL, Wei XX, McGregor BA, Harshman LC, Genovese G, Ellis L, Pomerantz M, Hirsch MS, Freedman ML, Atkins MB, Wu CJ, Ho TH, Linehan WM, McDermott DF, Heng DYC, Viswanathan SR, Signoretti S, Van Allen EM, Choueiri TK. Integrative molecular characterization of sarcomatoid and rhabdoid renal cell carcinoma. Nat Commun. 2021 02 05; 12(1):808. PMID: 33547292.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsCTClinical Trials
  7. Schmidt AL, Bakouny Z, Bhalla S, Steinharter JA, Tremblay DA, Awad MM, Kessler AJ, Haddad RI, Evans M, Busser F, Wotman M, Curran CR, Zimmerman BS, Bouchard G, Jun T, Nuzzo PV, Qin Q, Hirsch L, Feld J, Kelleher KM, Seidman D, Huang HH, Anderson-Keightly HM, Abou Alaiwi S, Rosenbloom TD, Stewart PS, Galsky MD, Choueiri TK, Doroshow DB. Cancer Care Disparities during the COVID-19 Pandemic: COVID-19 and Cancer Outcomes Study. Cancer Cell. 2020 Dec 14; 38(6):769-770. PMID: 33176161.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  8. Nuzzo PV, Berchuck JE, Korthauer K, Spisak S, Nassar AH, Alaiwi SA, Chakravarthy A, Shen SY, Bakouny Z, Boccardo F, Steinharter J, Bouchard G, Curran CR, Pan W, Baca SC, Seo JH, Lee GM, Michaelson MD, Chang SL, Waikar SS, Sonpavde G, Irizarry RA, Pomerantz M, De Carvalho DD, Choueiri TK, Freedman ML. Author Correction: Detection of renal cell carcinoma using plasma and urine cell-free DNA methylomes. Nat Med. 2020 Oct; 26(10):1663. PMID: 32895574.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    
  9. Pomerantz MM, Qiu X, Zhu Y, Takeda DY, Pan W, Baca SC, Gusev A, Korthauer KD, Severson TM, Ha G, Viswanathan SR, Seo JH, Nguyen HM, Zhang B, Pasaniuc B, Giambartolomei C, Alaiwi SA, Bell CA, O'Connor EP, Chabot MS, Stillman DR, Lis R, Font-Tello A, Li L, Cejas P, Bergman AM, Sanders J, van der Poel HG, Gayther SA, Lawrenson K, Fonseca MAS, Reddy J, Corona RI, Martovetsky G, Egan B, Choueiri T, Ellis L, Garraway IP, Lee GM, Corey E, Long HW, Zwart W, Freedman ML. Prostate cancer reactivates developmental epigenomic programs during metastatic progression. Nat Genet. 2020 08; 52(8):790-799. PMID: 32690948.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  10. McGregor BA, Lalani AA, Xie W, Steinharter JA, E Bakouny Z, Martini DJ, Fleischer JH, Abou-Alaiwi S, Nassar A, Nuzzo PV, Kaymakcalan MD, Braun DA, Wei XX, Harshman LC, Bilen MA, Choueiri TK. Activity of cabozantinib after immune checkpoint blockade in metastatic clear-cell renal cell carcinoma. Eur J Cancer. 2020 08; 135:203-210. PMID: 32599410.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  11. Nuzzo PV, Berchuck JE, Korthauer K, Spisak S, Nassar AH, Abou Alaiwi S, Chakravarthy A, Shen SY, Bakouny Z, Boccardo F, Steinharter J, Bouchard G, Curran CR, Pan W, Baca SC, Seo JH, Lee GM, Michaelson MD, Chang SL, Waikar SS, Sonpavde G, Irizarry RA, Pomerantz M, De Carvalho DD, Choueiri TK, Freedman ML. Detection of renal cell carcinoma using plasma and urine cell-free DNA methylomes. Nat Med. 2020 07; 26(7):1041-1043. PMID: 32572266.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  12. Abou Alaiwi S, Nassar AH, Xie W, Bakouny Z, Berchuck JE, Braun DA, Baca SC, Nuzzo PV, Flippot R, Mouhieddine TH, Spurr LF, Li YY, Li T, Flaifel A, Steinharter JA, Margolis CA, Vokes NI, Du H, Shukla SA, Cherniack AD, Sonpavde G, Haddad RI, Awad MM, Giannakis M, Hodi FS, Liu XS, Signoretti S, Kadoch C, Freedman ML, Kwiatkowski DJ, Van Allen EM, Choueiri TK. Mammalian SWI/SNF Complex Genomic Alterations and Immune Checkpoint Blockade in Solid Tumors. Cancer Immunol Res. 2020 08; 8(8):1075-1084. PMID: 32321774.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Martinez Chanza N, Xie W, Issa M, Dzimitrowicz H, Tripathi A, Beuselinck B, Lam E, Zakharia Y, Mckay R, Shah S, Mortazavi A, R Harrison M, Sideris S, Kaymakcalan MD, Abou Alaiwi S, Nassar AH, Nuzzo PV, Hamid A, K Choueiri T, C Harshman L. Safety and efficacy of immune checkpoint inhibitors in advanced urological cancers with pre-existing autoimmune disorders: a retrospective international multicenter study. J Immunother Cancer. 2020 03; 8(1). PMID: 32217762.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Nuzzo PV, Pond GR, Abou Alaiwi S, Nassar AH, Flippot R, Curran C, Kilbridge KL, Wei XX, McGregor BA, Choueiri T, Harshman LC, Sonpavde G. Conditional immune toxicity rate in patients with metastatic renal and urothelial cancer treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors. J Immunother Cancer. 2020 03; 8(1). PMID: 32234849.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    
  15. Abou Alaiwi S, Xie W, Nassar AH, Dudani S, Martini D, Bakouny Z, Steinharter JA, Nuzzo PV, Flippot R, Martinez-Chanza N, Wei X, McGregor BA, Kaymakcalan MD, Heng DYC, Bilen MA, Choueiri TK, Harshman LC. Safety and efficacy of restarting immune checkpoint inhibitors after clinically significant immune-related adverse events in metastatic renal cell carcinoma. J Immunother Cancer. 2020 02; 8(1). PMID: 32066646.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  16. Vlachostergios PJ, Faltas BM, Carlo MI, Nassar AH, Alaiwi SA, Sonpavde G. The emerging landscape of germline variants in urothelial carcinoma: Implications for genetic testing. Cancer Treat Res Commun. 2020 Jan 07; 23:100165. PMID: 31982787.
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  17. Nassar AH, Abou Alaiwi S, AlDubayan SH, Moore N, Mouw KW, Kwiatkowski DJ, Choueiri TK, Curran C, Berchuck JE, Harshman LC, Nuzzo PV, Chanza NM, Van Allen E, Esplin ED, Yang S, Callis T, Garber JE, Rana HQ, Sonpavde G. Prevalence of pathogenic germline cancer risk variants in high-risk urothelial carcinoma. Genet Med. 2020 04; 22(4):709-718. PMID: 31844177.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  18. Nassar AH, Hamieh L, Gray KP, Thorner AR, Fay AP, Lasseter KD, Abou Alaiwi S, Nuzzo PV, Flippot R, Krajewski KM, Signoretti S, Choueiri TK, Kwiatkowski DJ. Mutations and Response to Rapalogs in Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. Mol Cancer Ther. 2020 02; 19(2):690-696. PMID: 31653662.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  19. Lakkis F, Alaiwi SA, Naffaa L, Atweh L, Khoury N, Abboud M, Muwakkit S, Tarek N, El Solh H, Saab R. Routine surveillance imaging after end of therapy for pediatric extracranial tumors: A retrospective analysis. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Jan; 65(1). PMID: 28727257.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
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