Tian Zhang, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail DUMC 103861, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-4667
Email address tian.zhang2@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Hematology-Oncology, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2012 - 2015
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2009 - 2012
  • M.H.S., Duke University School of Medicine, 2019
  • M.D., Harvard Medical School, 2009

Grants

Publications

Hwang, Joyce K., Neeraj Agarwal, James Brugarolas, and Tian Zhang. “Checking the Hippo in Sarcomatoid Renal Cell Carcinoma with Immunotherapy.” Clin Cancer Res 27, no. 1 (January 1, 2021): 5–7. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-20-3506.

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33106290
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Kao, Chester, Daniel J. George, and Tian Zhang. “An Illustrative Case of Combination Cabozantinib/Nivolumab for Progressive Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma (mRCC).” Oncologist, November 29, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/onco.13617.

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33251710
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Koontz, Bridget F., Karen E. Hoffman, Susan Halabi, Patrick Healy, Monika Anand, Daniel J. George, Michael R. Harrison, et al. “Combination of Radiation Therapy and Short-Term Androgen Blockade With Abiraterone Acetate Plus Prednisone for Men With High- and Intermediate-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer.” Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, November 28, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2020.11.059.

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33259932
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Powers, Eric, Georgia Sofia Karachaliou, Chester Kao, Michael R. Harrison, Christopher J. Hoimes, Daniel J. George, Andrew J. Armstrong, and Tian Zhang. “Novel therapies are changing treatment paradigms in metastatic prostate cancer.” J Hematol Oncol 13, no. 1 (October 28, 2020): 144. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13045-020-00978-z.

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33115529
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Zhang, Tian, Michael R. Harrison, Peter H. O’Donnell, Ajjai S. Alva, Noah M. Hahn, Leonard J. Appleman, Jeremy Cetnar, et al. “A randomized phase 2 trial of pembrolizumab versus pembrolizumab and acalabrutinib in patients with platinum-resistant metastatic urothelial cancer.” Cancer 126, no. 20 (October 15, 2020): 4485–97. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.33067.

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32757302
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Dinan, Michaela A., Mihaela V. Georgieva, Yanhong Li, Tian Zhang, Michael Harrison, Rahul Shenolikar, and Charles D. Scales. “Real-world systemic therapy utilization in Medicare patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma diagnosed between 2008 and 2012.” J Geriatr Oncol, September 7, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2020.08.005.

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32912737
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Msaouel, P., A. O. Siefker-Radtke, R. Sweis, S. Mao, J. E. Rosenberg, U. N. Vaishampayan, A Rezazadeh Kalebasty, et al. “705MO Sitravatinib (sitra) in combination with nivolumab (nivo) demonstrates clinical activity in checkpoint inhibitor (CPI) naïve, platinum-experienced patients (pts) with advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma (UC).” In Annals of Oncology, 31:S556–S556. Elsevier BV, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annonc.2020.08.777.

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Bu, Jiyoon, Ashita Nair, Luke J. Kubiatowicz, Michael J. Poellmann, Woo-Jin Jeong, Marco Reyes-Martinez, Andrew J. Armstrong, et al. “Surface engineering for efficient capture of circulating tumor cells in renal cell carcinoma: From nanoscale analysis to clinical application.” Biosens Bioelectron 162 (August 15, 2020): 112250. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bios.2020.112250.

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32392161
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Zhang, Tian, Sarabjot Pabla, Felicia L. Lenzo, Jeffrey M. Conroy, Mary K. Nesline, Sean T. Glenn, Antonios Papanicolau-Sengos, et al. “Proliferative potential and response to nivolumab in clear cell renal cell carcinoma patients.” Oncoimmunology 9, no. 1 (June 10, 2020): 1773200. https://doi.org/10.1080/2162402X.2020.1773200.

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32923131
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