Organization profile

Organization profile

Recognized as an American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer-accredited facility, Penn State Cancer Institute has evolved since 2000 into a premier academic oncology center that encompasses clinical care, research, education and outreach.

Since 2009, the 178,000 square-foot facility on the campus of Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has served as the hub for nearly 160 clinicians, researchers and faculty members based in Hershey and State College, Pa., in addition to clinical services in Reading, Pa. The Cancer Institute care teams have expertise in nearly all cancer types and offer hope and healing to nearly 2,000 individuals each year.

Penn State Cancer Institute is the first health care facility in central Pennsylvania to offer a leading-edge treatment called CAR-T cell therapy to adult patients with lymphoma who have exhausted all other options.

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    Photo of Bryan Anderson

    Bryan Anderson, MD

    Person: Academic


    Research Output

    Adiponectin is secreted by theca layer cells isolated from chicken ovarian follicles

    Hadley, J. A., Ocón-Grove, O. & Ramachandran, R., Jan 1 2020, In : Reproduction. 159, 3, p. 275-288 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Adrenalectomy: should urologists not be doing more?

    Fuletra, J. G., Schilling, A. L., Canter, D., Hollenbeak, C. S. & Raman, J. D., Feb 1 2020, In : International Urology and Nephrology. 52, 2, p. 197-204 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • Adults want to play too: Feasibility of an adult physical activity program designed to maximize enjoyment

    Upham, K., Auer, B. J., Sciamanna, C. N., Mowen, A. J., Smyth, J. M., Conroy, D. E., Silvis, M., Kraschnewski, J. L., Rovniak, L. S., Lehman, E., Kearcher, K., Vizzini, M. & Cesarone, L., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 17, 2, p. 230-235 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Allergic reactions to tattoos: Retrospective analysis of North American Contact Dermatitis Group data, 2001-2016

    Warshaw, E. M., Schlarbaum, J. P., Taylor, J. S., Silverberg, J. I., DeKoven, J. G., Atwater, A. R., Zug, K. A., Zirwas, M. J., Reeder, M. J., Fowler, J. F., Marks, J. G., DeLeo, V. A., Belsito, D. V., Maibach, H. I., Fransway, A. F., Sasseville, D., Pratt, M. D. & Mathias, C. G. T., Feb 2020, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 82, 2, p. e61-e62

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Open Access

    A master regulator of bacteroides thetaiotaomicron gut colonization controls carbohydrate utilization and an alternative protein synthesis factor

    Townsend, G. E., Han, W., Schwalm, N. D., Hong, X., Bencivenga-Barry, N. A., Goodman, A. L. & Groisman, E. A., Jan 1 2020, In : mBio. 11, 1, e03221-19.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • A Mixed Methods Cross-Cultural Study to Compare Youth Drinking Cultures in Italy and the USA

    Aresi, G., Cleveland, M. J., Vieno, A., Beccaria, F., Turrisi, R. & Marta, E., Mar 1 2020, In : Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being. 12, 1, p. 231-255 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Open Access
  • An Efficient Synthesis of Dibenzo[a,l]tetracene and Dibenzo[a,j]tetracene and Their Identification in a Coal Tar Extract

    Ramisetti, S. R., Oña-Ruales, J. O., Wise, S. A., Amin, S. & Sharma, A. K., Jan 1 2020, In : Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds. 40, 1, p. 88-98 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • An Electronic Aerosol Delivery System for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    Hobkirk, A. L., Bitzer, Z., Goel, R., Sica, C. T., Livelsberger, C., Yingst, J., Houser, K. R., Rupprecht, S., Trushin, N., Karunanayaka, P., Foulds, J., Richie, J. P., Spreen, L., Hoglen, B., Wang, J., Elias, R. J. & Yang, Q. X., Jan 1 2020, In : Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 14

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Equipment

  • Projects

  • Lymphoma Specialized Program of Research Excellence

    Hohl, R., Kaufmann, S., Feldman, A. L., Ratliff, T. L., Juweid, M., MacOn, W., Ballas, Z., Link, B. K., Witzig, T. E., Ratliff, T., Geyer, S. M., Dogan, A., Ansell, S., Lentz, S., Gupta, M., Cerhan, J., Smith, B. J., Habermann, T. M., Weiner, G. & Witzig, T. E.

    National Institutes of Health


    Project: Research project

  • Activities

    • 6 Oral presentation

    From Morphology to Math: Using whole zebrafish to create the engineering and computational infrastructure for Microanatomic Phenomics

    Keith Cheng (Speaker), Y Ding (Speaker), SR Katz (Speaker), AY Lin (Speaker), D van Rossum (Speaker), D Vanselow (Speaker)
    Sep 27 2017

    Activity: Talk typesOral presentation

    Morphometric phenomics and Cross-Atlas Registration of Virtual 3D soft tissue microCT images of Zebrafish

    Keith Cheng (Speaker), Y Ding (Speaker), AY Lin (Speaker), M Yakovlev (Speaker), D Vanselow (Speaker), X Xin (Speaker), S Katz (Speaker), D Vanselow (Speaker), PJ La Riviere (Speaker)
    Jul 5 2017

    Activity: Talk typesOral presentation