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Wei X. Lu, MD, PhD

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Adjunct Assistant Professor

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Education and Training

  • Shanghai First Medical College, MD, 1991
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD, 1998
  • MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Residency, 2001
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, Fellowship, Nephrology, 2003


  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Nephrology, 2013
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 2011

Highlighted Publications

Zhang, Q.,Shen, Q.,Gao, L.,Tong, L.,Li, J.,Chen, Y., Lu, W, Pyrazolo[4,3-b]pyrimido[4,5-e][1,4]diazepine derivatives as new multi-targeted inhibitors of Aurora A/B and KDR.; Eur J Med Chem. 2018 Sep 22

Xiong, C.,Lu, W.,Zhou, M.,Wen, X.,Li, C., Cisplatin-loaded hollow gold nanoparticles for laser-triggered release. Cancer Nanotechnol. 2018 Aug 28

Xu, Y., Huang, Y., Zhang, X., Lu, W., Yu, J., Liu, S. Carrier-free Janus Nano-prodrug Based on Camptothecin and Gemcitabine: Reduction-triggered Drug Release and Synergistic in Vitro Antiproliferative Effect in Multiple C.; Int J Pharm. 2018 Aug 24

Awards and Affiliations

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Clinical Trials

CT for Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease
Start of enrollment: 2014 Oct 01
Jackson, B., Lu, W.

Improving Cancer Foci Detection in Prostate Cancer Using Multiparametric MRI/MRS
Start of enrollment: 2014 Apr 01
Jackson, B., Mistry, N., Lu, W.

4D-CT for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma in Radiotherapy Simulation
Start of enrollment: 2013 Jul 01
Jackson, B., Lu, W.