Tian Zhang, MD

Associate 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

Zhang, Tian, Karla V. Ballman, Atish Dipankar Choudhury, Ronald C. Chen, Colleen Watt, Yujia Wen, Tyler Zemla, et al. “PDIGREE: An adaptive phase III trial of PD-inhibitor nivolumab and ipilimumab (IPI-NIVO) with VEGF TKI cabozantinib (CABO) in metastatic untreated renal cell cancer (Alliance A031704).” In Journal of Clinical Oncology, Vol. 38. AMER SOC CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Bitting, Rhonda L., Patrick Healy, Daniel J. George, Monika Anand, Sung Kim, Tina Mayer, Carol Winters, et al. “Phase II Trial of Enzalutamide and Androgen Deprivation Therapy with Salvage Radiation in Men with High-risk Prostate-specific Antigen Recurrent Prostate Cancer: The STREAM Trial.” Eur Urol Oncol, February 13, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euo.2020.01.005.

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32063492
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Kao, Chester, Eric Powers, Michael B. Datto, Michelle Green, Michael Roger Harrison, Andrew J. Armstrong, Daniel J. George, Jeffrey Melson Clarke, John H. Strickler, and Tian Zhang. “Tumor mutational burden (TMB) as a predictive biomarker of immune checkpoint blockade (ICB) in metastatic solid tumors.” In Journal of Clinical Oncology, Vol. 38. AMER SOC CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Marshall, Ariela L., Renee K. Dversdal, Martina Murphy, Donna M. Prill, Tian Zhang, and Shikha Jain. “WOMENtorship: The #WomenInMedicine perspective.” Med Teach 42, no. 2 (February 2020): 228–30. https://doi.org/10.1080/0142159X.2019.1671967.

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31599174
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Zhang, Tian, Lawrence I. Karsh, Michael J. Nissenblatt, and Steven E. Canfield. “Androgen Receptor Splice Variant, AR-V7, as a Biomarker of Resistance to Androgen Axis-Targeted Therapies in Advanced Prostate Cancer.” Clin Genitourin Cancer 18, no. 1 (February 2020): 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clgc.2019.09.015.

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31653572
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Zhang, Tian, Joyce K. Hwang, Daniel J. George, and Sumanta K. Pal. “The landscape of contemporary clinical trials for untreated metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma.” Cancer Treat Res Commun 24 (2020): 100183. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctarc.2020.100183.

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32563923
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Armstrong, Andrew J., Jun Luo, David M. Nanus, Paraskevi Giannakakou, Russell Z. Szmulewitz, Daniel C. Danila, Patrick Healy, et al. “Prospective Multicenter Study of Circulating Tumor Cell AR-V7 and Taxane Versus Hormonal Treatment Outcomes in Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.” Jco Precis Oncol 4 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1200/PO.20.00200.

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33154984
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Kinsey, Emily, Landon Brown, Chester Kao, Patrick Healy, Michael Harrison, Megan McNamara, Andrew Armstrong, Sundhar Ramalingham, Daniel George, and Tian Zhang. “Combination cabozantinib and nivolumab treatment in patients with refractory metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC).” In Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer, Vol. 7. BMC, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Brown, Landon, Emily Kinsey, Chester Kao, Patrick Healy, Andrew Armstrong, Megan McNamara, Sundhar Ramalingam, Michael Harrision, Daniel George, and Tian Zhang. “A retrospective study to evaluate real-world clinical outcomes in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC) treated with Ipilimumab and Nivolumab.” In Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer, Vol. 7. BMC, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Mi, Yu, Feifei Yang, Cameron Bloomquist, Youli Xia, Bo Sun, Yanfei Qi, Kyle Wagner, Stephanie A. Montgomery, Tian Zhang, and Andrew Z. Wang. “Biologically Targeted Photo-Crosslinkable Nanopatch to Prevent Postsurgical Peritoneal Adhesion.” Adv Sci (Weinh) 6, no. 19 (October 2, 2019): 1900809. https://doi.org/10.1002/advs.201900809.

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31592414
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