Visiting Assistant Professor
Education and Training
- 2001-2005: BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, cum laude, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
- 2007-2012: PhD, Biochemistry, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
- 2005-2014: MD, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
- 2015-2019: Residency, University of Maryland Medical Center, Department of Radiation Oncology
- 2021: Board Certified in Radiation Oncology
Cancer inequities, cancer disparities, food priority areas, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, non small cell lung cancer, breast cancer, proton therapy, cancer care equity
Vyfhuis M, Bhooshan N, Molitoris J, Bentzen S, Feliciano J, Edelman M, Burrows W, Nichols E, Suntharalingam M, Donahue J, Nagib M, Carr S, Friedberg J, Badiyan S, Simone II C, Feigenberg S, Mohindra P. Clinical outcomes of black vs. Non-black patients with locally advanced non–small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 2017; 114:44-49
Vyfhuis M, Bentzen S, Bhooshan N, Edelman M, Burrows W, Nichols E, Suntharalingam M, Donahue J, Carr S, Friedberg J, Badiyan S, Simone II C, Feigenberg S, Mohindra P, Feliciano J. Marital status is an independent predictor of survival for stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients undergoing definitive chemoradiation with or without surgery. Journal of Community and Supportive Oncology. September 2018:16(5);e194-e201.
Vyfhuis M, Bentzen S, Molitoris J, Grover S, Badiyan S, Simone II C, Mohindra P. Patterns of Care and Survival in Black and Latino Patients as Compared to White Patients with Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Clin Lung Cancer. February 2019; pii: S1525-7304(19)30065-8.
Rice S, Vyfhuis M, Scilla K, Burrows W, Bhooshan N, Suntharalingam M, Edelman M, Feliciano J, Badiyan S, Simone 2nd C, Bentzen S, Feigenberg S, Mohindra P Insurance status is an independent predictor of overall survival in patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer treated with curative intent. Clin Lung Cancer. August 2019. S1525-7304(19)30258-X.
Haskins CP, Champ CE, Miller Rm Vyfhuis M. Nutrition in Cancer: Evidence and Equality. Review, Advances in Radiation Oncology. 2020; 5, 817-823.
Vyfhuis M, Suzuki I, Bentzen S, Cullen K, Goloubeva O. Adherence to Guideline‐Concordant Care and Its Effect on Survival in Black Patients with Head and Neck Cancers: A SEER‐Medicare Analysis. 2021; 26(7):579-587.
Dahlia K, Savla B, Lievers A, Baker K, Vyfhuis M. Identifying Psychosocial Needs of Cancer Patients Undergoing Curative Radiation Therapy in an Inner-City Academic Center to Address Racial Disparities. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. Oct 2022; 114(2):185-194.
Savla B, Hamza M, Yacubovich D, Cobbs S, Petrovska L., Scilla K, Burrows W, Mehra R, Miller RC, Rolfo C, Bentzen SM, Mohindra P, Vyfhuis M. The impact of Body Mass Index (BMI) and residence in Food Priority Areas (FPAs) on patterns-of-care and cancer outcomes in patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 2023; Recently Accepted;