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Areej El-Jawahri, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital
Phone: (248) 763-3912


ael-jawahri@partners.org

Areej El-Jawahri, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital

EDUCATIONAL TITLES

  • Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Instructor, Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital

DF/HCC PROGRAM AFFILIATION

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  • Qian CL, Kaslow-Zieve ER, Azoba CC, Horick N, Wang I, Van Seventer E, Newcomb R, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Ryan DP, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Associations of patient-reported care satisfaction with symptom burden and healthcare use in hospitalized patients with cancer. Support Care Cancer 2022; 30:4527-4536. PubMed
  • Streck JM, Walter AW, Temel JS, Jawahri AE, Shin HJ, Regan S, Muzikansky A, Ponzani CJ, Ostroff JS, Park ER. Investigating documentation of alcohol and non-medical substance use in oncology treatment: an electronic health record review. Support Care Cancer 2022; 30:4275-4281. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Qian CL, Knight HP, Ferrone CR, Kunitake H, Castillo CF, Lanuti M, Qadan M, Ricciardi R, Lillemoe KD, Temel B, Hashmi AZ, Scott E, Stevens E, Williams GR, Fong ZV, O'Malley TA, Franco-Garcia E, Horick NK, Jackson VA, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Effects of a perioperative geriatric intervention for older adults with Cancer: A randomized clinical trial. 2022; 13:410-415. PubMed
  • Frigault MJ, Dietrich J, Gallagher K, Roschewski M, Jordan JT, Forst D, Plotkin SR, Cook D, Casey KS, Lindell KA, Depinho GD, Katsis K, Elder EL, Leick MB, Choi B, Horick N, Preffer F, Saylor M, McAfee S, O'Donnell PV, Spitzer TR, Dey B, DeFilipp Z, El-Jawahri A, Batchelor TT, Maus MV, Chen YB. Safety and efficacy of tisagenlecleucel in primary CNS lymphoma: a phase 1/2 clinical trial. Blood 2022; 139:2306-2315. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Shulman E, Smith M, Brown PMC, Johnson PC, Gaufberg E, Vyas C, Qian CL, Neckermann I, Hornstein SB, Reynolds MJ, Greer J, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Supportive oncology care at home interventions: protocols for clinical trials to shift the paradigm of care for patients with cancer. BMC Cancer 2022; 22:383. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, El-Jawahri A, Deary EC, Traeger LN, Cutler CS, Antin JA, Huffman JC, Lee SJ. Yin and Yang of Psychological Health in the Cancer Experience: Does Positive Psychology Have a Role? J Clin Oncol 2022. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Horick NK, Qian CL, Knight HP, Kaslow-Zieve ER, Azoba CC, Elyze M, Landay SL, Kay PS, Ryan DP, Jackson VA, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Effect of a Symptom Monitoring Intervention for Patients Hospitalized With Advanced Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Oncol 2022; 8:571-578. PubMed
  • Forst DA, Podgurski AF, Quain KM, Landay SL, Anand M, Kaslow-Zieve E, Mesa MM, Jacobs JM, Dietrich J, Parsons MW, Horick N, Greer JA, Batchelor TT, Jackson VA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Factors associated with psychological distress in caregivers of patients with malignant gliomas. Support Care Cancer 2022. PubMed
  • Reese JB, El-Jawahri A, Sorice K, Cruz C, Bober SL, Daly MB, Zimmaro LA, Beach MC, Wittenberg E, Wolff AC, Handorf E, Lepore SJ. Investigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on breast cancer clinicians' communication about sexual health. Support Care Cancer 2022. PubMed
  • Wehrli M, Gallagher K, Chen YB, Leick MB, McAfee SL, El-Jawahri AR, DeFilipp Z, Horick N, O'Donnell P, Spitzer T, Dey B, Cook D, Trailor M, Lindell K, Maus MV, Frigault MJ. Single-center experience using anakinra for steroid-refractory immune effector cell-associated neurotoxicity syndrome (ICANS). J Immunother Cancer 2022. PubMed
  • Greer JA, Moy B, El-Jawahri A, Jackson VA, Kamdar M, Jacobsen J, Lindvall C, Shin JA, Rinaldi S, Carlson HA, Sousa A, Gallagher ER, Li Z, Moran S, Ruddy M, Anand MV, Carp JE, Temel JS. Randomized Trial of a Palliative Care Intervention to Improve End-of-Life Care Discussions in Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2022; 20:136-143. PubMed
  • Vaughn DM, Johnson PC, Jagielo AD, Topping CEW, Reynolds MJ, Kavanaugh AR, Webb JA, Fathi AT, Hobbs G, Brunner A, O'Connor N, Luger S, Bhatnagar B, LeBlanc TW, El-Jawahri A. Factors Associated with Health Care Utilization at the End of Life for Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. J Palliat Med 2021. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Bodd MH, Reynolds MJ, Nelson AM, Newcomb RA, Johnson PC, Dhawale TM, Plotke R, Heuer L, Gillani S, Yang D, Deary EC, Daskalakis E, Goldschen L, Brunner AM, Fathi AT, LeBlanc TW, El-Jawahri A. Coping Strategies in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Blood Adv 2021. PubMed
  • Johnson PC, Markovitz NH, Yi A, Newcomb RA, Amonoo HL, Nelson AM, Reynolds MJ, Rice J, Lavoie MW, Odejide OO, Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A. End-of-Life Care for Older Adults with Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. J Palliat Med 2021. PubMed
  • Petrillo LA, Zhou AZ, Sullivan R, Volandes A, Greer JA, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Knowledge About Risks, Benefits, and Curative Potential of Immunotherapy Among Patients with Advanced Cancer. Oncologist 2021; 26:e2090-e2093. PubMed
  • Johnson PC, Markovitz NH, Gray TF, Bhatt S, Nipp RD, Ufere N, Rice J, Reynolds MJ, Lavoie MW, Topping CEW, Clay MA, Lindvall C, El-Jawahri A. Association of Social Support With Overall Survival and Healthcare Utilization in Patients With Aggressive Hematologic Malignancies. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2021. PubMed
  • Brenner K, Greer JA, Jackson V, Park E, Wright E, Jacobsen J, Topping C, Jagielo A, Elyze M, Sereno I, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Development of a Prognostic Awareness Impact Scale for Patients with Advanced Cancer. J Palliat Med 2021. PubMed
  • Lee HJ, Qian CL, Landay SL, O'Callaghan D, Kaslow-Zieve E, Azoba CC, Fuh CX, Temel B, Ufere N, Petrillo LA, Fong ZV, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS, Traeger L, Nipp RD. Communicating the Information Needed for Treatment Decision Making Among Patients With Pancreatic Cancer Receiving Preoperative Therapy. JCO Oncol Pract 2021. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Topping CEW, Clay MA, Reynolds MJ, Rice J, Harnedy LE, Longley RM, LeBlanc TW, Greer JA, Chen YB, DeFilipp Z, Lee SJ, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Distress in a Pandemic: Association of the Coronavirus Disease-2019 Pandemic with Distress and Quality of Life in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Transplant Cell Ther 2021. PubMed
  • Nelson AM, Amonoo HL, Kavanaugh AR, Webb JA, Jackson VA, Rice J, Lavoie MW, Fathi AT, Brunner AM, Greer JA, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc TW. Palliative care and coping in patients with acute myeloid leukemia: Mediation analysis of data from a randomized clinical trial. Cancer 2021. PubMed
  • Singh A, Locke SC, Wolf SP, Albrecht TA, Troy JD, Derry H, El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc TW. The relationship between emotional well-being and understanding of prognosis in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Support Care Cancer 2021. PubMed
  • Reese JB, Zimmaro LA, Bober SL, Sorice K, Handorf E, Wittenberg E, El-Jawahri A, Beach MC, Wolff AC, Daly MB, Izquierdo B, Lepore SJ. Mobile Technology-Based (mLearning) Intervention to Enhance Breast Cancer Clinicians' Communication About Sexual Health: A Pilot Trial. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2021. PubMed
  • Johnson PC, Yi A, Horick N, Amonoo HL, Newcomb RA, Lavoie MW, Rice J, Reynolds MJ, Ritchie CS, Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A. Clinical Outcomes, Treatment Toxicity, and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. Oncologist 2021. PubMed
  • Anandappa AJ, Hobbs GS, Dey BR, El-Jawahri A, Frigault MJ, McAfee SL, O'Donnell PV, Spitzer TR, Chen YB, DeFilipp Z. Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure Following Ruxolitinib Discontinuation in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Recipients. Oncologist 2021. PubMed
  • Lindvall C, Deng CY, Moseley E, Agaronnik N, El-Jawahri A, Paasche-Orlow MK, Lakin JR, Volandes A, Tulsky TAIJA. Natural Language Processing to Identify Advance Care Planning Documentation in a Multisite Pragmatic Clinical Trial. J Pain Symptom Manage 2021. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, El-Jawahri A, Celano CM, Brown LA, Harnedy LE, Longley RM, Onyeaka HK, Healy BC, Cutler CS, Pirl WF, Lee SJ, Huffman JC. A positive psychology intervention to promote health outcomes in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: the PATH proof-of-concept trial. Bone Marrow Transplant 2021. PubMed
  • Bauman JR, Panick JR, Galloway TJ, Ridge JA, Chwistek MA, Collins ME, Kinczewski L, Murphy K, Welsh M, Farren MA, Omilak MC, Kelly J, Schuster KA, Lucas LA, Amrhein S, Bender FP, Temel JS, Egleston BL, El-Jawahri A, Fang CY. A Pilot Study of a Collaborative Palliative and Oncology Care Intervention for Patients with Head and Neck Cancer. J Palliat Med 2021. PubMed
  • Nelson AM, Johnson PC, Kavanaugh AR, Jackson VA, Jagielo AD, Fenech AL, Reynolds MJ, Topping C, Yi AM, Horick N, Temel JS, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A. Palliative care for patients undergoing stem cell transplant: intervention components and supportive care measures. Bone Marrow Transplant 2021. PubMed
  • Best TD, Roeland EJ, Horick NK, Van Seventer EE, El-Jawahri A, Troschel AS, Johnson PC, Kanter KN, Fish MG, Marquardt JP, Bridge CP, Temel JS, Corcoran RB, Nipp RD, Fintelmann FJ. Muscle Loss Is Associated with Overall Survival in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Independent of Tumor Mutational Status and Weight Loss. Oncologist 2021. PubMed
  • Fenech AL, Van Benschoten O, Jagielo AD, Ufere NN, Topping CEW, Clay M, Jones BT, Traeger L, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients. Transplant Cell Ther 2021; 27:341.e1-341.e6. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, LeBlanc TW, Kavanaugh AR, Webb JA, Traeger LN, Jagielo AD, Vaughn DM, Elyze M, Longley RM, Fathi AT, Hobbs GS, Brunner AM, O'Connor NR, Luger SM, Gustin JL, Bhatnagar B, Horick NK, El-Jawahri A. Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Cancer 2021. PubMed
  • Johnson PC, Jacobson C, Yi A, Saucier A, Dhawale TM, Nelson A, Lavoie MW, Reynolds MJ, Topping CEW, Frigault MJ, El-Jawahri A. Healthcare Utilization and End-of-Life Outcomes in Patients Receiving CAR T-Cell Therapy. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2021. PubMed
  • Waldman LP, Nelson AM, Jacobs JM, Gray TF, Clay M, Jagielo AD, Rice J, Traeger L, El-Jawahri A. Anxiety and Depression Symptoms in Caregivers Prior to Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HCT). Transplant Cell Ther 2021. PubMed
  • El Fakih R, Greinix H, Koh M, Shaw B, Mohty M, Al Nahedh M, Saber W, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Perales MA, Savani BN, Majhail NS, Passweg JR, Sureda A, Ahmed SO, Gluckman E, Riches M, El-Jawahri A, Rondelli D, Srivastava A, Faulkner L, Atsuta Y, Ballen KK, Rasheed W, Okamoto S, Seber A, Chao N, Kröger N, Kodera Y, Szer J, Hashmi SK, Horowitz MM, Weisdorf D, Niederwieser D, Aljurf M. Worldwide Network for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (WBMT) Recommendations Regarding Essential Medications Required To Establish An Early Stage Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Program. Transplant Cell Ther 2021; 27:267.e1-267.e5. PubMed
  • Johnson PC, Bhatt S, Reynolds MJ, Dhawale TM, Ufere N, Jagielo AD, Lavoie MW, Topping CEW, Clay MA, Rice J, Yi A, DeFilipp Z, Chen YB, El-Jawahri A. Association Between Baseline Patient-Reported Outcomes and Complications of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Transplant Cell Ther 2021. PubMed
  • Chen EC, Li S, Eisfeld AK, Luskin MR, Mims A, Jones D, Antin JH, Cutler CS, Koreth J, Ho VT, Gooptu M, Romee R, El-Jawahri A, McAfee SL, DeFilipp Z, Soiffer RJ, Chen YB, Fathi AT. Outcomes for Patients With IDH-Mutated Acute Myeloid Leukemia Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. Transplant Cell Ther 2021. PubMed
  • Petrillo LA, El-Jawahri A, Gallagher ER, Jackson VA, Temel JS, Greer JA. Patient-Reported and End-of-Life Outcomes Among Adults with Lung Cancer Receiving Targeted Therapy in a Clinical Trial of Early Integrated Palliative Care: A Secondary Analysis. J Pain Symptom Manage 2021. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Johnson PC, Dhawale TM, Traeger L, Rice J, Lavoie MW, Ufere NN, Longley RM, Harnedy LE, Clay MA, Topping CEW, DeFilipp Z, Chen YA, El-Jawahri A. Sharing and caring: The impact of social support on quality of life and health outcomes in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Cancer 2021. PubMed
  • Bauman J, El-Jawahri A. One Size Does Not Fit All: The Need for Population-Specific Palliative Care Interventions. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2021. PubMed
  • van Seventer EE, Fish MG, Fosbenner K, Kanter K, Mojtahed A, Allen JN, Blaszkowsky L, Clark JW, Dubois J, Franses JW, Giantonio BJ, Goyal L, Klempner SJ, Roeland EJ, Ryan DP, Weekes CD, Mulvey T, El-Jawahri A, Horick N, Corcoran RB, Parikh AR, Nipp RD. Associations of baseline patient-reported outcomes with treatment outcomes in advanced gastrointestinal cancer. Cancer 2021; 127:619-627. PubMed
  • Iezzoni LI, Rao SR, Agaronnik ND, El-Jawahri A. Associations Between Disability and Breast or Cervical Cancers, Accounting for Screening Disparities. Med Care 2021; 59:139-147. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc TW, Kavanaugh A, Webb JA, Jackson VA, Campbell TC, O'Connor N, Luger SM, Gafford E, Gustin J, Bhatnagar B, Walker AR, Fathi AT, Brunner AM, Hobbs GS, Nicholson S, Davis D, Addis H, Vaughn D, Horick N, Greer JA, Temel JS. Effectiveness of Integrated Palliative and Oncology Care for Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Oncol 2021; 7:238-245. PubMed
  • van Seventer E, Marquardt JP, Troschel AS, Best TD, Horick N, Azoba C, Newcomb R, Roeland EJ, Rosenthal M, Bridge CP, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel J, Fintelmann FJ, Nipp RD. Associations of Skeletal Muscle With Symptom Burden and Clinical Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2021. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Longley RM, El-Jawahri A. The COVID-19 pandemic: unmasking challenges and vulnerability in the HSCT population. J Psychosoc Oncol 2021. PubMed
  • Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Kumar A, Ayala E, Aljurf M, Nishihori T, Marsh R, Burroughs LM, Majhail N, Al-Homsi AS, Al-Kadhimi ZS, Bar M, Bertaina A, Boelens JJ, Champlin R, Chaudhury S, DeFilipp Z, Dholaria B, El-Jawahri A, Fanning S, Fraint E, Gergis U, Giralt S, Hamilton BK, Hashmi SK, Horn B, Inamoto Y, Jacobsohn DA, Jain T, Johnston L, Kanate AS, Kansagra A, Kassim A, Kean LS, Kitko CL, Knight-Perry J, Kurtzberg J, Liu H, MacMillan ML, Mahmoudjafari Z, Mielcarek M, Mohty M, Nagler A, Nemecek E, Olson TS, Oran B, Perales MA, Prockop SE, Pulsipher MA, Pusic I, Riches ML, Rodriguez C, Romee R, Rondon G, Saad A, Shah N, Shaw PJ, Shenoy S, Sierra J, Talano J, Verneris MR, Veys P, Wagner JE, Savani BN, Hamadani M, Carpenter PA. Standardizing Definitions of Hematopoietic Recovery, Graft Rejection, Graft Failure, Poor Graft Function, and Donor Chimerism in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: A Report on Behalf of the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular The Transplant Cell Ther 2021; 27:642-649. PubMed
  • Agaronnik ND, El-Jawahri A, Lindvall C, Iezzoni LI. Exploring the Process of Cancer Care for Patients With Pre-Existing Mobility Disability. JCO Oncol Pract 2021; 17:e53-e61. PubMed
  • Brenner KO, Rosenberg LB, Cramer MA, Jacobsen JC, Applebaum AJ, Block SD, Doolittle DB, El-Jawahri A, Emanuel LL, Greer JA, Margulies AS, Logeman J, Rinaldi SP, Ritchie CS, Rodin GM, Sirois M, Tarbi EC, Temel JS, Jackson VA. Exploring the Psychological Aspects of Palliative Care: Lessons Learned from an Interdisciplinary Seminar of Experts. J Palliat Med 2021; 24:1274-1279. PubMed
  • Agaronnik ND, El-Jawahri A, Kirschner K, Iezzoni LI. Exploring Cancer Treatment Experiences for Patients With Preexisting Mobility Disability. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2021; 100:113-119. PubMed
  • Jacobs JM, Nelson AM, Traeger L, Waldman L, Nicholson S, Jagielo AD, D'Alotto J, Greer JA, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Enhanced coping and self-efficacy in caregivers of stem cell transplant recipients: Identifying mechanisms of a multimodal psychosocial intervention. Cancer 2020; 126:5337-5346. PubMed
  • Agaronnik ND, El-Jawahri A, Iezzoni LI. Perspectives of Patients with Pre-existing Mobility Disability on the Process of Diagnosing Their Cancer. J Gen Intern Med 2020. PubMed
  • Abel GA, Kim HT, Hantel A, Steensma DP, Stone R, Habib A, Ho VT, Wadleigh M, El-Jawahri A, Alyea EP, DeAngelo DJ, Koreth J, Antin JH, Soiffer RJ, Cutler C. Fit older adults with advanced myelodysplastic syndromes: who is most likely to benefit from transplant? Leukemia 2020. PubMed
  • Loh KP, Tsang M, LeBlanc TW, Back A, Duberstein PR, Mohile SG, Epstein RM, Klepin HD, Becker MW, El-Jawahri A, Lee SJ. Decisional involvement and information preferences of patients with hematologic malignancies. Blood Adv 2020; 4:5492-5500. PubMed
  • Hildenbrand JD, Davis DM, El-Jawahri A, Herring KW, Locke SC, Pollak KI, Samsa GP, Steinhauser KE, Troy JD, Ubel PA, Leblanc TW. A novel decision aid for acute myeloid leukemia: a feasibility and preliminary efficacy trial. Support Care Cancer 2020. PubMed
  • Agaronnik ND, El-Jawahri A, Iezzoni LI. Exploring attitudes about developing cancer among patients with pre-existing mobility disability. 2020. PubMed
  • Forst DA, Quain K, Landay SL, Anand M, Kaslow-Zieve E, Mesa MM, Jacobs JM, Dietrich J, Parsons MW, Horick N, Greer JA, Batchelor TT, Jackson VA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Perceptions of prognosis and goal of treatment in patients with malignant gliomas and their caregivers. Neurooncol Pract 2020; 7:490-497. PubMed
  • Gray TF, Forst D, Nipp RD, Greer JA, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Prognostic Awareness in Caregivers of Patients with Incurable Cancer. J Palliat Med 2020. PubMed
  • Donlan J, Ufere NN, Indriolo T, Jackson V, Chung RT, El-Jawahri A, Traeger L. Patient and Caregiver Perspectives on Palliative Care in End-Stage Liver Disease. J Palliat Med 2020. PubMed
  • Ufere NN, Donlan J, Indriolo T, Richter J, Thompson R, Jackson V, Volandes A, Chung RT, Traeger L, El-Jawahri A. Burdensome Transitions of Care for Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease and Their Caregivers. Dig Dis Sci 2020. PubMed
  • Rosenberg AR, Popp B, Dizon DS, El-Jawahri A, Spence R. Now, More Than Ever, Is the Time for Early and Frequent Advance Care Planning. J Clin Oncol 2020; 38:2956-2959. PubMed
  • Kekre N, Kim HT, Hofer J, Ho VT, Koreth J, Armand P, Nikiforow S, Gooptu M, Romee R, Alyea EP, Nageshwar P, Glotzbecker B, El-Jawahri A, DeFilipp Z, Soiffer RJ, Antin JH, Chen YB, Cutler C. Phase II trial of natalizumab with corticosteroids as initial treatment of gastrointestinal acute graft-versus-host disease. Bone Marrow Transplant 2020. PubMed
  • Agaronnik N, Lindvall C, El-Jawahri A, He W, Iezzoni L. Use of Natural Language Processing to Assess Frequency of Functional Status Documentation for Patients Newly Diagnosed With Colorectal Cancer. JAMA Oncol 2020. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Greer JA, Park ER, Jackson VA, Kamdar M, Rinaldi SP, Gallagher ER, Jagielo AD, Topping CEW, Elyze M, Jones B, Temel JS. Psychological Distress in Bereaved Caregivers of Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage 2020. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Forst D, Fenech A, Brenner KO, Jankowski AL, Waldman L, Sereno I, Nipp R, Greer JA, Traeger L, Jackson V, Temel J. Relationship Between Perceptions of Treatment Goals and Psychological Distress in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020; 18:849-855. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Greer JA, Vanbenschoten O, Markovitz N, Cashavelly B, Tata LA, Nipp RD, Reynolds KL, Goyal L, Bhatt S, Fishman S, Horick N, Li Z, Volandes A, Temel JS. Randomized trial of a hospice video educational tool for patients with advanced cancer and their caregivers. Cancer 2020. PubMed
  • Sedhom R, Gupta A, El-Jawahri A. Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cell Immunotherapy: What You Need to Know #393. J Palliat Med 2020; 23:863-864. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Brown LA, Scheu CF, Harnedy LE, Pirl WF, El-Jawahri A, Huffman JC. Beyond depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms: Qualitative study of negative emotional experiences in hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 2020. PubMed
  • Maurer AK, Li S, Hunter BD, Luk SO, O'Donnell SE, Dey BR, El-Jawahri A, Frigault MJ, McAfee S, O'Donnell PV, Spitzer TR, Chen YB, DeFilipp Z. Ciprofloxacin prophylaxis is associated with a lower incidence of gram-negative bacteremia in patients undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant 2020. PubMed
  • Agaronnik N, Lindvall C, El-Jawahri A, He W, Iezzoni L. Challenges of Developing a Natural Language Processing Method with Electronic Health Records to Identify Persons with Chronic Mobility Disability. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020. PubMed
  • Barata A, Gonzalez BD, Zhou JM, Kim J, Hoogland AI, El-Jawahri A, Booth-Jones M, Jim HSL. Associations among depression, antidepressants, survival and quality of life in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients. Bone Marrow Transplant 2020. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Fenech A, Greer JA, Temel JS, Huffman JC, El-Jawahri A. Does Desire to Pursue Pleasurable Activities Matter? The Impact of Pretransplantation Anhedonia on Quality of Life and Fatigue in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2020. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Jacobs JM, Nelson AM, Traeger L, Greer JA, Nicholson S, Waldman LP, Fenech AL, Jagielo AD, D'Alotto J, Horick N, Spitzer T, DeFilipp Z, Chen YA, Temel JS. Multimodal psychosocial intervention for family caregivers of patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: A randomized clinical trial. Cancer 2020; 126:1758-1765. PubMed
  • Gray TF, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Illness and prognostic understanding in patients with hematologic malignancies. Blood Rev. 2020. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Nelson AM, Gray TF, Lee SJ, LeBlanc TW. Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Patients With Hematologic Malignancies. J Clin Oncol 2020; 38:944-953. PubMed
  • Newcomb RA, Nipp RD, Waldman LP, Greer JA, Lage DE, Hochberg EP, Jackson VA, Fuh CX, Ryan DP, Temel JS, El-Jawahri AR. Symptom burden in patients with cancer who are experiencing unplanned hospitalization. Cancer 2020. PubMed
  • Petrillo LA, El-Jawahri A, Nipp RD, Lichtenstein MRL, Durbin SM, Reynolds KL, Greer JA, Temel JS, Gainor JF. Performance status and end-of-life care among adults with non-small cell lung cancer receiving immune checkpoint inhibitors. Cancer 2020. PubMed
  • Temel JS, Sloan J, Zemla T, Greer JA, Jackson VA, El-Jawahri A, Kamdar M, Kamal A, Blinderman CD, Strand J, Zylla D, Daugherty C, Furqan M, Obel J, Razaq M, Roeland EJ, Loprinzi C. Multisite, Randomized Trial of Early Integrated Palliative and Oncology Care in Patients with Advanced Lung and Gastrointestinal Cancer: Alliance A221303. J Palliat Med 2020. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Thompson LL, Temel B, Fuh CX, Server C, Kay PS, Landay S, Lage DE, Traeger L, Scott E, Jackson VA, Horick NK, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Screening Tool Identifies Older Adults With Cancer at Risk for Poor Outcomes. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020; 18:305-313. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Temel B, Fuh CX, Kay P, Landay S, Lage D, Franco-Garcia E, Scott E, Stevens E, O'Malley T, Mohile S, Dale W, Traeger L, Jackson V, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Pilot Randomized Trial of a Transdisciplinary Geriatric and Palliative Care Intervention for Older Adults With Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020; 18:591-598. PubMed
  • Iezzoni LI, Rao SR, Agaronnik ND, El-Jawahri A. Cross-Sectional Analysis of the Associations Between Four Common Cancers and Disability. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020; 18:1031-1044. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Horick NK, Deal AM, Rogak LJ, Fuh C, Greer JA, Dueck AC, Basch E, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Differential effects of an electronic symptom monitoring intervention based on the age of patients with advanced cancer. Ann. Oncol. 2020; 31:123-130. PubMed
  • Saad A, de Lima M, Anand S, Bhatt VR, Bookout R, Chen G, Couriel D, Di Stasi A, El-Jawahri A, Giralt S, Gutman J, Ho V, Horwitz M, Hsu J, Juckett M, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Loren A, Meade J, Mielcarek M, Moreira J, Nakamura R, Nieto Y, Roddy J, Satyanarayana G, Schroeder M, Tan CR, Tzachanis D, Burn J, Pluchino L. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, Version 2.2020, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020; 18:599-634. PubMed
  • Lage DE, El-Jawahri A, Fuh CX, Newcomb RA, Jackson VA, Ryan DP, Greer JA, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Functional Impairment, Symptom Burden, and Clinical Outcomes Among Hospitalized Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020; 18:747-754. PubMed
  • Lakin JR, Brannen EN, Tulsky JA, Paasche-Orlow MK, Lindvall C, Chang Y, Gundersen DA, El-Jawahri A, Volandes A, . Advance Care Planning: Promoting Effective and Aligned Communication in the Elderly (ACP-PEACE): the study protocol for a pragmatic stepped-wedge trial of older patients with cancer. BMJ Open 2020; 10:e040999. PubMed
  • Lage DE, DuMontier C, Lee Y, Nipp RD, Mitchell SL, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A, Berry SD. Potentially burdensome end-of-life transitions among nursing home residents with poor-prognosis cancer. Cancer 2019. PubMed
  • Loh KP, Xu H, Back A, Duberstein PR, Gupta Mohile S, Epstein R, McHugh C, Klepin HD, Abel G, Lee SJ, El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc TW. Patient-hematologist discordance in perceived chance of cure in hematologic malignancies: A multicenter study. Cancer 2019. PubMed
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  • Webb JA, LeBlanc TW, El-Jawahri AR. Integration of Palliative Care into Acute Myeloid Leukemia Care. Semin Oncol Nurs 2019; 35:150959. PubMed
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  • Cauley CE, El-Jawahri AR, Jacobsen JC, Udelsman BV, Jackson VA, Temel JS, Qadan M. DNR, DNI, and DNO? J Palliat Med 2019. PubMed
  • Leick M, Hunter B, DeFilipp Z, Dey BR, El-Jawahri A, Frigault M, McAfee S, Spitzer TR, O'Donnell P, Chen YB. Posttransplant cyclophosphamide in allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for the treatment of nonmalignant hematological diseases. Bone Marrow Transplant 2019. PubMed
  • DeFilipp Z, Li S, Avigan D, Armand P, Ho VT, Koreth J, Nikiforow S, Alyea EP, Ritz J, Boussiotis V, Rosenblatt J, Brown J, McAfee S, Dey BR, El-Jawahri A, Spitzer TR, Chen YB, Soiffer RJ, Antin JH, Ballen KK, Cutler CS. A phase II study of reduced intensity double umbilical cord blood transplantation using fludarabine, melphalan, and low dose total body irradiation. Bone Marrow Transplant 2019. PubMed
  • Nipp R, El-Jawahri A, Temel J. Prolonged Survival With Palliative Care-It Is Possible, but Is It Necessary? JAMA Oncol 2019. PubMed
  • Ufere NN, O'Riordan DL, Bischoff KE, Marks AK, Eneanya N, Chung RT, Jackson V, Pantilat SZ, El-Jawahri A. Outcomes of Palliative Care Consultations for Hospitalized Patients With Liver Disease. J Pain Symptom Manage 2019. PubMed
  • Webb JA, Foxwell AM, Jones CA, El-Jawahri A, Kamal AH, Kayastha N, Roeland EJ, LeBlanc TW. Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Hematologic Malignancies. J Palliat Med 2019. PubMed
  • Slavin SD, Fenech A, Jankowski AL, Abel GA, Brunner AM, Steensma DP, Fathi AT, DeAngelo DJ, Wadleigh M, Hobbs GS, Amrein PC, Stone RM, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Outcomes for older adults with acute myeloid leukemia after an intensive care unit admission. Cancer 2019. PubMed
  • Jacobs JM, Fishman S, Sommer R, Sereno I, Fenech A, Jankowski AL, Traeger L, Greer JA, Vanderklish J, Hunnewell C, Saylor M, Chen YB, Spitzer T, DeFilipp Z, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Coping and modifiable psychosocial factors are associated with mood and quality of life in patients with chronic graft-versus-host-disease (GVHD). Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2019. PubMed
  • Chen YB, Elias N, Heher E, McCune JS, Collier K, Li S, Del Rio C, El-Jawahri A, Williams WW, Tolkoff-Rubin N, Fishman JA, McAfee S, Dey BR, DeFilipp Z, O'Donnell PV, Cosimi AB, Sachs D, Kawai T, Spitzer TR. Haploidentical Hematopoietic Cell and Kidney Transplantation for Hematological Malignancies and End-Stage Renal Failure. Blood 2019. PubMed
  • Johnson PC, Xiao Y, Wong RL, D'Arpino S, Moran SMC, Lage DE, Temel B, Ruddy M, Traeger LN, Greer JA, Hochberg EP, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A, Nipp RD. Potentially Avoidable Hospital Readmissions in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Oncol Pract 2019. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Abel GA, Traeger L, Waldman L, Markovitz N, VanDusen H, Fathi A, Steensma DP, LeBlanc TW, Horick NK, DeAngelo DJ, Wadleigh M, Hobbs G, Foster J, Brunner AM, Amrein P, Stone RM, Temel JS, Greer JA. Quality of life and mood of older patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) receiving intensive and non-intensive chemotherapy. Leukemia 2019. PubMed
  • Ufere NN, Donlan J, Waldman L, Dienstag JL, Friedman LS, Corey KE, Hashemi N, Carolan P, Mullen AC, Thiim M, Bhan I, Nipp R, Greer JA, Temel JS, Chung RT, El-Jawahri A. Barriers to Use of Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning Discussions for Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2019. PubMed
  • Wright EM, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS, Carr A, Safren SA, Park ER, Pirl WF, Bruera E, Traeger L. Patient patterns and perspectives on using opioid regimens for chronic cancer pain. J Pain Symptom Manage 2019. PubMed
  • Aljurf M, Weisdorf D, Alfraih F, Szer J, Müller C, Confer D, Hashmi S, Kröger N, Shaw BE, Greinix H, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Foeken L, Seber A, Ahmed S, El-Jawahri A, Al-Awwami M, Atsuta Y, Pasquini M, Hanbali A, Alzahrani H, Okamoto S, Gluckman E, Mohty M, Kodera Y, Horowitz M, Niederwieser D, El Fakih R. "Worldwide Network for Blood & Marrow Transplantation (WBMT) special article, challenges facing emerging alternate donor registries". Bone Marrow Transplant 2019. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Massey CN, Freedman ME, El-Jawahri A, Vitagliano HL, Pirl WF, Huffman JC. Psychological Considerations in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Psychosomatics 2019. PubMed
  • Fujisawa D, Temel JS, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Jacobs JM, Cutrono S, Pirl WF. Actigraphy as an assessment of performance status in patients with advanced lung cancer. 2019. PubMed
  • Greer JA, Jacobs J, Pensak N, MacDonald JJ, Fuh CX, Perez GK, Ward A, Tallen C, Muzikansky A, Traeger L, Penedo FJ, El-Jawahri A, Safren SA, Pirl WF, Temel JS. Randomized Trial of a Tailored Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Mobile Application for Anxiety in Patients with Incurable Cancer. Oncologist 2019. PubMed
  • Amonoo HL, Barclay ME, El-Jawahri A, Traeger LN, Lee SJ, Huffman JC. Positive Psychological Constructs and Health Outcomes in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Patients: A Systematic Review. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2019; 25:e5-e16. PubMed
  • LeBlanc TW, El-Jawahri A. Hemato-oncology and palliative care teams: is it time for an integrated approach to patient care? Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 2018; 12:530-537. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, Ruddy M, Fuh CX, Zangardi ML, Chio C, Kim EB, Li BKM, Long Y, Blouin GC, Lage D, Ryan DP, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Pilot Randomized Trial of a Pharmacy Intervention for Older Adults with Cancer. Oncologist 2018. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc TW, Burns LJ, Denzen E, Meyer C, Mau LW, Roeland EJ, Wood WA, Petersdorf E. What Do Transplant Physicians Think About Palliative Care? A National Survey Study. Cancer 2018. PubMed
  • Park ER, Peppercorn J, El-Jawahri A. Shades of Survivorship. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2018; 16:1163-1165. PubMed
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  • Wong RL, El-Jawahri A, D'Arpino SM, Fuh CX, Johnson PC, Lage DE, Irwin KE, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Use of Antidepressant Medications Moderates the Relationship Between Depressive Symptoms and Hospital Length of Stay in Patients with Advanced Cancer. Oncologist 2018. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Pidala J, Khera N, Wood WA, Arora M, Carpenter PA, Palmer J, Flowers ME, Jagasia M, Chen YB, Lee SJ. Impact of Psychological Distress on Quality of Life, Functional Status, and Survival in Patients with Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A, D'Arpino SM, Chan A, Fuh CX, Johnson PC, Lage DE, Wong RL, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS, Greer JA. Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder among hospitalized patients with cancer. Cancer 2018. PubMed
  • Ma JD, El-Jawahri AR, LeBlanc TW, Roeland EJ. Pain Syndromes and Management in Adult Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2018; 32:551-567. PubMed
  • DeFilipp Z, Li S, Kempner ME, Brown J, Del Rio C, Valles B, Hunnewell C, Saylor M, Vanderklish J, Dey BR, El-Jawahri A, McAfee SL, Spitzer TR, Chen YB. Phase I Trial of Brentuximab Vedotin for Steroid-Refractory Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018. PubMed
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  • El-Jawahri A, Fishman SR, Vanderklish J, Dizon DS, Pensak N, Traeger L, Greer JA, Park ER, Markovitz N, Waldman L, Hunnewell C, Saylor M, Driscoll J, Li Z, Spitzer TR, McAfee S, Chen YB, Temel JS. Pilot study of a multimodal intervention to enhance sexual function in survivors of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Cancer 2018. PubMed
  • DeFilipp Z, Troschel FM, Qualls DA, Li S, Kuklinski MW, Kempner ME, Hochberg E, Chen YB, El-Jawahri A, Fintelmann FJ. Evolution of Body Composition Following Autologous and Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Incidence of Sarcopenia and Association with Clinical Outcomes. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri AR, Schaefer PW, El Khoury JB, Martinez-Lage M. Case 5-2018: A 63-Year-Old Man with Confusion after Stem-Cell Transplantation. N Engl J Med 2018; 378:659-669. PubMed
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  • Sun L, Li S, El-Jawahri A, Armand P, Dey BR, Fisher DC, Jacobsen ED, Jacobson CA, LaCasce AS, McAfee SL, Spitzer TR, Chen YB, DeFilipp Z. Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in Elderly Lymphoma Patients in Their 70s: Outcomes and Analysis. Oncologist 2017. PubMed
  • Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A, Moran SM, D'Arpino SM, Johnson PC, Lage DE, Wong RL, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Lennes IT, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS. The relationship between physical and psychological symptoms and health care utilization in hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. Cancer 2017; 123:4720-4727. PubMed
  • Kayastha N, Wolf SP, Locke SC, Samsa GP, El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc TW. The impact of remission status on patients' experiences with acute myeloid leukemia (AML): an exploratory analysis of longitudinal patient-reported outcomes data. Support Care Cancer 2017. PubMed
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  • El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Greer JA, VanDusen H, Fishman SR, LeBlanc TW, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Telles J, Rhodes A, Li Z, Spitzer TR, McAfee S, Chen YA, Temel JS. Effect of Inpatient Palliative Care During Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplant on Psychological Distress 6 Months After Transplant: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial. J Clin Oncol 2017. PubMed
  • El-Jawahri A, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Park ER, Jackson VA, Back AL, Kamdar M, Jacobsen J, Chittenden EH, Rinaldi SP, Gallagher ER, Eusebio JR, Fishman S, VanDusen H, Li Z, Muzikansky A, Temel JS. Effects of Early Integrated Palliative Care on Caregivers of Patients with Lung and Gastrointestinal Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Oncologist 2017. PubMed
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  • DeFilipp Z, Li S, El-Jawahri A, Armand P, Nayak L, Wang N, Batchelor TT, Chen YB. High-dose chemotherapy with thiotepa, busulfan, and cyclophosphamide and autologous stem cell transplantation for patients with primary central nervous system lymphoma in first complete remission. Cancer 2017. PubMed
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  • Greer JA, Tramontano AC, McMahon PM, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, El-Jawahri A, Parikh RB, Muzikansky A, Gallagher ER, Temel JS. Cost Analysis of a Randomized Trial of Early Palliative Care in Patients with Metastatic Nonsmall-Cell Lung Cancer. J Palliat Med 2016. PubMed
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  • Rashidi A, Wolach O, El-Jawahri A, Ho VT, DiPersio JF, Soiffer R, Stone RM, Chen YB. The effect of FLT3-ITD and NPM1 mutation on survival in intensively treated elderly patients with cytogenetically normal acute myeloid leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma 2016. PubMed
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  • Loggers ET, LeBlanc TW, El-Jawahri A, Fihn J, Bumpus M, David J, Horak P, Lee SJ. Pretransplantation Supportive and Palliative Care Consultation for High-Risk Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Patients. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016. PubMed
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