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Diane Nguyen

Diane Nguyen

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Program Director, Medical Oncology
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: diane.d.nguyen@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Positions:

  • Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2010-Present
  • Associate Program Director, Medical Oncology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2010-Present
  • Physician, TakeCare Insurance Company/FHP Medical Center Guam 2010-2010
  • Physician, Tennessee Oncology Tennessee 2007-2008
  • Research Assistant, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Memphis, TN 1996-1997

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Fellowship: University of Texas Health Science Center, 2007
  • Resident: Saint Louis University Hospital, 2004

Education:

  • MD: Univ Texas HSC San Antonio, 2007
  • MD: St Louis University Mo, 2004
  • DO: West Virginia Schl Osteo Med, 2001
  • BS: Christian Brothers University, 1996

Selected Publications:

  • Grizzi, F & Franceschini, B & Di Bicarri, S & Hermonat, P & Mazzola, P & Nguyen, Diane & Radhi, S & Figueroa, Jose & Cobos, Everardo & Annoni, G & Chiriva-Internati, Maurizio March (2013) Mast Cells and the Liver Aging process Immunity & Ageing.
  • Lim, L & Lim, J & Amiri, H & Nguyen, Diane & Nugent, Kenneth February (2013) Osteoporosis screening in men: Patient characteristics that predict screening in a primary care setting Journal of Investigative Medicine, 61, 2, S302, pg. 458.
  • Pandey, A & Nguyen, Diane October (2012) Cancer Testes Antigens in Breast Cancer: Biological Role, Regulation, and Therapeutic Applicability International Reviews in Immunology, 31, 5, 302-320.
  • Liam, S & Nugent, Kenneth & Lim, J & Amiri, H & Okamura, R & Nguyen, Diane September (2012) Screening of osteoporosis of men age 70 and older: a need for increased awareness American College of Rheumatology Abstract Supplement, S1028.
  • Kara, Meryem & Nguyen, Diane & Cobos, Everardo & Chiriva-Internati, Maurizio & Pandey, Apurva & Mirandola, Leonardo & Kim, Minji & Jenkins, Marjorie June (2012) Application of vitamin D and derivatives in hematological malignancies Cancer Letter, 319, 1, 8-22.

Selected Presentations:

  • The expression of Sp17/AKAP4/PTTG1 in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Detected both in Serum and Tissue Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; March 2013.
  • New Antigens in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Detected Both in Serology and Tissue CPRIT, Austin, Texas; November 2012.
  • Breast Cancer: Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX; October 2012.
  • The Cancer/Testis Antigens Ropporin and AKAP-4 Are Novel Targets for Multiple Myeloma Immunotherapy SITC, North Bethesda, MD; October 2012.
  • Breast Cancer: Screening, Diagnosis, & Chemo Prevention University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX; August 2012.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • BRCA- 1 & BRCA- 2 Mutations and Triple Negative Disease in Hispanic/Latino Breast Cancer Subjects 2011-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Principal
    Research Related
  • CALGB 40603 Randomized Phase II 2C2 Factorial Trial of Addition of Carbo+/-Bevacizumab to Neoadjuvant Weekly Paclitaxel followed by Dose Dense AC in Triple Negative Resectable Breast Cancer 2011-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Principal
    Research Related
  • Denosumab Compared to Zoledronic Acid in the Treatment of Bone Disease in Subjects with Multiple Myeloma 2011-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Principal
    Research Related
  • Imclone CP12-0919 A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Phase 3 Study of Ramucirumab Drug Product & Best Supportive Care vs Placebo and BSC as Second-Line Treatment in Patient with Hepatocellular Cancer Following First Line Therapy with Sorafenib 2011-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Principal
    Research Related
  • L-Micro Study- Identification of novel tumor proteins for tumor biology research in solid and hematological malignancies, especially in Breast Cancer, Head & Neck Cancers and Multiple Myeloma 2011-
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $0
    Co-Principal
    Research Related

Selected Awards:

  • Southern Medical Association Scholarship Program, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, 1997.
  • Alpha Chi National College Honor Scholarship Society, Christian Brothers University, 1996.
  • Undergraduate Scholarship & Dean's List, Christian Brother's University, 1996.
  • Undergraduate Scholarship & Dean's List, Christian Brother's University, 1995.
  • Undergraduate Scholarship & Dean's List, Christian Brother's University, 1994.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • Internal Medicine 3rd Year Clerkship - 2012
  • Medical Oncology Fellowship - 2012
  • Medical Oncology Fellowship - 2012
  • Medical Oncology Fellowship - 2012
  • Internal Medicine 3rd Year Clerkship - 2011
Date last updated: 4/14/2014
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