Kimberly Lynn Blackwell, MD

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medicine
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail Duke Box 3893, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-1748
Email address black034@mc.duke.edu

Breast cancer angiogenesis
Breast cancer in younger women
Hormonal therapy
Neoadjurant therapy for breast cancer

Current Clinical Investigations

Principal Investigator, A Phase I-II Study of Neoadjuvant Evacet/Paclitaxel/Hyperthermia in Locally Advanced Breast Cancer Patients.

Investigator, Development of Screening Markers for Breast Cancer using Circulating Immune Complexes: Collaborative Study with Diagen Medical Technologies.

Principal Investigator, Use of Plasma D-Dimer as a Predictive Marker in Colorectal Carcinoma: Correlative Science Study with Genentech, Inc.

Principal Investigator, A randomized, Phase II study of gabapentin or glutamine to prevent the peripheral neuropathy/myalgia associated with weekly taxol administration in metastatic breast and lung cancer.

Investigator, A Phase 2, Randomized, Double-Masked, Multicenter Study of Two Dose Levels of ERA-923 for the treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women who have failed Tamoxifen therapy. Genetics Institute.

Investigator, A Phase I Study of Combined Doxil/Hyperthermia in Stage IV Breast Cancer.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Hematology-Oncology, Medicine, Duke University, 1997 - 2000
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1994 - 1997
  • M.D., Mayo School of Health Sciences, 1994

Publications

Malin, D, Strekalova, E, Petrovic, V, Deal, AM, Al Ahmad, A, Adamo, B, Miller, CR, Ugolkov, A, Livasy, C, Fritchie, K, Hamilton, E, Blackwell, K, Geradts, J, Ewend, M, Carey, L, Shusta, EV, Anders, CK, and Cryns, VL. "αb-crystallin: A novel regulator of breast cancer metastasis to the Brain." Clinical Cancer Research 20, no. 1 (January 1, 2014): 1-12.

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Tripathy, D, Harnden, K, Blackwell, K, and Robson, M. "Next generation sequencing and tumor mutation profiling: are we ready for routine use in the oncology clinic?." BMC medicine 12 (January 2014): 140-.

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25286031
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Malin, D, Strekalova, E, Petrovic, V, Deal, AM, Al Ahmad, A, Adamo, B, Miller, CR, Ugolkov, A, Livasy, C, Fritchie, K, Hamilton, E, Blackwell, K, Geradts, J, Ewend, M, Carey, L, Shusta, EV, Anders, CK, and Cryns, VL. "αB-crystallin: a novel regulator of breast cancer metastasis to the brain." Clinical Cancer Research : an Official Journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 20, no. 1 (January 2014): 56-67.

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24132917
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Malin, D, Strekalova, E, Petrovic, V, Deal, AM, Ahmad, AA, Adamo, B, Miller, CR, Ugolkov, A, Livasy, C, Fritchie, K, Hamilton, E, Blackwell, K, Geradts, J, Ewend, M, Carey, L, Shusta, EV, Anders, CK, and Cryns, VL. "αB-crystallin: a novel regulator of breast cancer metastasis to the brain." Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 20, no. 1 (2014): 56-67.

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Shelby, RA, Edmond, SN, Wren, AA, Keefe, FJ, Peppercorn, JM, Marcom, PK, Blackwell, KL, and Kimmick, GG. "Self-efficacy for coping with symptoms moderates the relationship between physical symptoms and well-being in breast cancer survivors taking adjuvant endocrine therapy." Supportive Care in Cancer 22, no. 10 (2014): 2851-2859.

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Hamilton, E, Kimmick, G, Hopkins, J, Marcom, PK, Rocha, G, Welch, R, Broadwater, G, and Blackwell, K. "Nab-paclitaxel/bevacizumab/carboplatin chemotherapy in first-line triple negative metastatic breast cancer." Clinical Breast Cancer 13, no. 6 (December 1, 2013): 416-420.

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Hamilton, E, Kimmick, G, Hopkins, J, Marcom, PK, Rocha, G, Welch, R, Broadwater, G, and Blackwell, K. "Nab-paclitaxel/bevacizumab/carboplatin chemotherapy in first-line triple negative metastatic breast cancer." Clinical Breast Cancer 13, no. 6 (December 2013): 416-420.

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24099649
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Gucalp, A, Tolaney, S, Isakoff, SJ, Ingle, JN, Liu, MC, Carey, LA, Blackwell, K, Rugo, H, Nabell, L, Forero, A, Stearns, V, Doane, AS, Danso, M, Moynahan, ME, Momen, LF, Gonzalez, JM, Akhtar, A, Giri, DD, Patil, S, Feigin, KN, Hudis, CA, Traina, TA, and Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium (TBCRC 011), . "Phase II trial of bicalutamide in patients with androgen receptor-positive, estrogen receptor-negative metastatic Breast Cancer." Clinical Cancer Research : an Official Journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 19, no. 19 (October 2013): 5505-5512.

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23965901
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Jones, LW, Fels, DR, West, M, Allen, JD, Broadwater, G, Barry, WT, Wilke, LG, Masko, E, Douglas, PS, Dash, RC, Povsic, TJ, Peppercorn, J, Marcom, PK, Blackwell, KL, Kimmick, G, Turkington, TG, and Dewhirst, MW. "Modulation of circulating angiogenic factors and tumor biology by aerobic training in breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy." Cancer Prevention Research (Philadelphia, Pa.) 6, no. 9 (September 2013): 925-937.

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23842792
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Hamilton, EP, and Blackwell, KL. "How Can We Optimize Treatment of HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer?." ONCOLOGY-NEW YORK 27, no. 3 (March 2013): 180-182.

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23687786
Scholars@Duke

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