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Katherine A. Scilla, MD

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Assistant Professor

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Education and Training

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: B.S. Human Biology, Health & Society

State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY: M.D.

University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD: Internal Medicine Residency

University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD: Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Research/Clinical Keywords

Thoracic Oncology, Lung cancer

Highlighted Publications

Scilla KA, Zandberg DP, Bentzen SM, Mainor CB, Heath J, Ioffe OB, Cellini AL, Edelman MJ, Riedel DJ, Feliciano JL. Case-control study of PD-1, PD-L1 and B7-H3 expression in lung cancer patients with and without human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. Lung Cancer. 2018 Sep;123:87-90. 

Scilla KA, Bentzen SM, Lam VK, Mohindra P, Nichols EM, Vyfhuis MA, Bhooshan N, Feigenberg SJ, Edelman MJ, Feliciano JL. Neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a prognostic marker in patients with locally advanced (Stage IIIA & IIIB) non-small cell lung cancer treated with combined modality therapy. Oncologist. 2017 Jun;22(6):737-742.

Lam VK, Bentzen SM, Mohindra P, Nichols EM, Bhooshan N, Vyfhuis M, Scilla KA, Feigenberg SJ, Edelman MJ, Feliciano JL. Obesity Is Associated With Long-Term Improved Survival in Definitively Treated Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC). Lung Cancer. 2017 Feb;104:52-57.