Cancer Survivorship 

At UMN, we align with the National Cancer Institute’s definition of survivorship.  “An individual is considered a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis through the balance of life. There are many types of survivors, including those living with cancer and those free of cancer.” We also recognize the impact that a cancer diagnosis and treatment can have on family members. 

Our Approach 

We understand that a serious illness like cancer can profoundly impact your life and the lives of those around you.  Cancer Survivorship encompasses the physical, emotional, and social challenges faced by individuals who have experienced cancer, with an emphasis on maintaining well-being, managing potential long-term effects of treatment, and providing ongoing support.

Survivorship care aims to enhance the quality of life for cancer survivors,  emphasizing optimal health and resilience.  Our care providers will help identify ongoing needs and late and long term effects you may experience.  Additionally, we will work with you and your primary care team to ensure you have the appropriate surveillance and monitoring to detect any cancer recurrence or development of any new cancers.



University of Minnesota Cancer Survivorship Research activities are part of the Masonic Cancer Center’s Screening, Prevention, Etiology, and Cancer Survivorship (SPECS) Program, an NCI designated cancer center. SPECS offers a dynamic platform for research working groups and aims to support cutting-edge research through mentorship and grant funding, as well as an integration of MDs, APPs, PhD scientists with epidemiology, health disparity, and health policy research backgrounds. Research databases exist for all childhood cancer survivors diagnosed at our center and BMT survivors, with multiple cohorts of adult survivors. An integrated research team consisting of a project manager, RNs, and clinical research associates facilitates ongoing supportive care research activities with additional collaboration from the MCC Clinical Trials Office for interventional trials supporting cancer survivors. These efforts have led to $10 million in grant funding in 2022 and multiple high impact publications which have informed guidelines and led to new initiatives and innovations. Several of our researchers participate in cancer survivorship leadership on a national and international level.


In 2021, UMN and MCC hosted the first annual Survivorship Research Forum, dedicated to MD/PhD education and research, in collaboration with American Cancer Society, American Society of Clinical Oncology and the National Cancer Institute (ccsrf.umn.edu). There were 236 attendees from 32 states and 5 countries.  A variety of physicians, nurses, advanced practice providers, epidemiologists, and researchers were present. Three-quarters of attendees formed new collaborations, three-quarters developed new research ideas, and 95% stated the conference was “critical to cancer survivorship work”. This initiative will continue to be offered biennially for the next decade to facilitate the research agenda, mentorship, and collaborations nationally amongst researchers, clinicians, and community partners. 

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Cancer Survivorship Faculty

Anne Blaes , MD, MS
Anne BlaesDirector and Professor of Medicine
BJ Kennedy Chair of Oncology
Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation University of Minnesota
Director Cancer Survivorship Services and Translational Research
Co-Director Screening, Prevention, Etiology and Cancer Survivorship Program
Masonic Cancer Center


Administrator Info
Name: Audra Field
Email: afield@umn.edu
Mail: 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 480, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Dr. Anne Blaes is the Division Director and an Professor in the Division of Hematology and Oncology at the University of Minnesota. She is the Director of Cancer Survivorship Services and Translational Research within the Masonic Cancer Center. She is an active medical oncologist with a special interest in the late effects of cancer therapy, particularly in the area of cardio-oncology. Her research focuses on designing and implementing strategies to help prevent the long term complications of treatments in our cancer survivors, particularly in the areas of cardiovascular health. She is the Chair for the American Society of Clinical Oncology's Cancer Survivorship Committee, a member of the Executive Board for the Global Cardio-oncology Society, associate editor for JACC Cardio-oncology, section editor for Hem/Onc Today on Survivorship and an active member of the ALLIANCE for Cancer Clinical Trials.

Research Summary

Dr. Blaes has a special interest in cancer survivorship, the late effects of cancer therapy, and medical education. Her research interests, funded by a BIRCWH award, include quality of life, cardiac complications of chemotherapy, and the late effects of cancer therapy in cancer survivors, particularly breast and colorectal cancer survivors. In addition to mentoring medical students and residents on research projects, she teaches the Blood pathophysiology course and the Human Diseases IV course within the medical school. She received an Educational Excellence Award from the Department of Medicine in 2010, and has been named to Minnesota Monthly's Best Doctors for Women in 2011 and 2012.

Tara Rick, PhD, PA-C
Tara Rick

Research Associate in Cancer Survivorship
Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Transplantation University of Minnesota
Member Screening, Prevention, Etiology and Cancer Survivorship Program
Masonic Cancer Center


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Bio Tara Rick, PhD, MPAS, PA-C

Email: rickx045@umn.edu 
Mail: 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 480, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Dr. Tara Rick is a Research Associate in Cancer Survivorship at the University of Minnesota. She is a member of the Screening, Prevention, Etiology and Cancer Survivorship Program within the Masonic Cancer Center and member of the Scientific Network on Female Sexual Health and Cancer.  She is a long-term Physician Assistant in Hematology/Oncology at M Health Fairview with a special focus on the effect of cancer and its treatment on the sexual health of cancer survivors and received a PhD in Radiotherapy at Erasmus University in the Netherlands. She sits on the board for the Foundation for Cancer Care in Tanzania, teaches at the University of Minnesota and Saint Catherine University, and contributes to Cure Magazine.

Research Summary
Dr. Rick has a special interest in cancer survivorship, sexual health in cancer survivors, physician assistant education and global workforce, and global oncology. She works with Dr. Anne Blaes, the Director of Cancer Survivorship Services and Translational Research and Co-Director of the Screening, Prevention, Etiology and Cancer Survivorship Program in cancer survivorship research activities, patient- and provider-facing education, and programmatic work.

Cancer Survivorship and Supportive services

Available services


Cancer Survivorship Program (childhood, adult, and adult BMT services)*

A dedicated oncology visit which includes a cancer treatment summary and personalized care plan, screening for late effects of cancer treatment, referral to supportive care services where applicable, and provide tailored education and resources. A brief psychosocial assessment with a social worker (childhood program).



Acupuncture provided by medical doctors, chiropractic doctors and licensed acupuncturists located in our medical faculty to treat ailments such as pain, anxiety, neuropathy, and promote overall well being



Cardiologists trained to mitigate and treat cardiac complications of cancer treatment

Cancer Rehabilitation*

Program includes a physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) physician, physical and occupational therapist, and speech language pathologists with training and experience working with cancer survivors


Comprehensive Weight Management

A comprehensive program that pairs evidence-based medicine and individual goals and lifestyle to create a personalized care plan. A dedicated care team includes a provider, dietician, and a health coach, with referrals available to other care specialists as needed


Fertility Services

Education and resources for referral to urology or reproductive endocrinology


Social workers and financial counselors assist with questions regarding insurance, employment, and other financial concerns


 Genetic Counseling/Cancer Risk Management Program


Genetic counselors help families make informed decisions about genetic testing and help interpret test results. Cancer Risk Management Program is designed to help patients evaluate their risk of developing cancer and work with them to manage their cancer risk


Health and Wellbeing

Available resources include the Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing and the Taking Charge of your Survivorship website which offer safe and reliable information of topics such as mindfulness, nutrition, mental health, and others to care for the body, mind, and spirit


Lymphedema therapy*

Certified lymphedema therapists provide a customized treatment plan which may include exercises, education, and manual techniques


Nicotine Cessation

Referral to Minnesota Quit Partner which offers free nicotine cessation counseling and other services as well as pharmacy consults for medication management


Oncology Nutrition*

Oncology dieticians specialize in optimizing nutritional intake and achieving treatment goals

Oncology Psychology*

Referral to an oncology psychologist to address the psychological, behavioral, emotional, and social issues that arise with a cancer diagnosis including neuropsychiatric testing for chemotherapy-related cognitive impairment


Palliative Care

Care provided by a team of doctors, nurses, social workers, and other specialists to provide support for those living with cancer


Sexual Health

Resources include Thrive videos and informational brochures, visits with our survivorship providers, and referral to the Institute for Sexual and Gender Health


Social Work*

Licensed social worker referrals for comprehensive patient-centered care by supporting emotional health and assist with any barriers to receiving care


Other specialty referral services

audiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, pulmonary, rheumatology, sleep medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, urology


Publications related to Cancer Survivorship Research within University of Minnesota 2018-2023


Nyitray AG, Hicks JT, Hwang LY, Baraniuk S, White M, Millas S, Onwuka N, Zhang X, Brown EL, Ross MW , Chiao EY. A phase II clinical study to assess the feasibility of self and partner anal examinations to detect anal canal abnormalities including anal cancer. Sex Transm Infect. 2018 MAR 01; 94(2):124-130. DOI: 10.1136/sextrans-2017-053283. 2017 Aug 23. PubMed PMID: 28835533.

Naber SK, Kuntz KM , Henrikson NB, Williams MS, Calonge N, Goddard KAB, Zallen DT, Ganiats TG, Webber EM, Janssens ACJW, van Ballegooijen M, Zauber AG, Lansdorp-Vogelaar I. Cost Effectiveness of Age-Specific Screening Intervals for People With Family Histories of Colorectal Cancer. Gastroenterology. 2018 JAN 01; 154(1):105-116.e20. DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2017.09.021. 2017 Sep 28. PubMed PMID: 28964749.

Joseph AM , Rothman AJ, Almirall D, Begnaud A, Chiles C, Cinciripini PM, Fu SS , Graham AL, Lindgren BR, Melzer AC, Ostroff JS, Seaman EL, Taylor KL, Toll BA, Zeliadt SB, Vock DM. Lung Cancer Screening and Smoking Cessation Clinical Trials. SCALE (Smoking Cessation within the Context of Lung Cancer Screening) Collaboration. Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2018 JAN 15; 197(2):172-182. DOI: 10.1164/rccm.201705-0909CI. PubMed PMID: 28977754; PMCID: PMC5768904.

Poynter JN , Richardson M, Roesler M, Krailo M, Amatruda JF, Frazier AL. Family history of cancer in children and adolescents with germ cell tumours: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Br. J. Cancer. 2018 JAN 01; 118(1):121-126. DOI: 10.1038/bjc.2017.358. 2017 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 29065103; PMCID: PMC5765220.

Scott MC, Temiz NA, Sarver AE, LaRue RS, Rathe SK, Varshney J, Wolf NK, Moriarity BS , O'Brien TD, Spector LG Largaespada DA Modiano JF Subramanian S Sarver AL . Comparative Transcriptome Analysis Quantifies Immune Cell Transcript Levels, Metastatic Progression, and Survival in Osteosarcoma. Cancer Res.. 2018 JAN 15; 78(2):326-337. DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-17-0576. 2017 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 29066513; PMCID: PMC5935134.

Van Dyke AL, Langhamer MS, Zhu B, Pfeiffer RM, Albanes D, Andreotti G, Beane Freeman LE, Chan AT, Freedman ND, Gapstur SM, Giles GG, Grodstein F, Liao LM, Luo J, Milne RL, Monroe KR, Neuhouser ML, Poynter JN , Purdue MP, Robien K, Schairer C, Sinha R, Weinstein S, Zhang X, Petrick JL, et al. Family History of Cancer and Risk of Biliary Tract Cancers: Results from the Biliary Tract Cancers Pooling Project. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev.. 2018 MAR 01; 27(3):348-351. DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-17-1003. 2018 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 29339358; PMCID: PMC5835211.

Petzel SV, Isaksson Vogel R , Cragg J, McClellan M, Chan D, Jacko JA, Sainfort F, Geller MA . Effects of web-based instruction and patient preferences on patient-reported outcomes and learning for women with advanced ovarian cancer: A randomized controlled trial. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2018 MAY 23; :1-17. DOI: 10.1080/07347332.2018.1457125. 2018 May 23. PubMed PMID: 29791275.

Khariwala SS (CC)Hatsukami DK Stepanov I (CC), Rubin N, Nelson HH . Patterns of Tobacco Cessation Attempts and Symptoms Experienced Among Smokers With Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 JUN 01; 144(6):477-482. DOI: 10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0249. PubMed PMID: 29800964; PMCID: PMC6145745.

Turcotte LM Neglia JP , Reulen RC, Ronckers CM, van Leeuwen FE, Morton LM, Hodgson DC, Yasui Y, Oeffinger KC, Henderson TO. Risk, Risk Factors, and Surveillance of Subsequent Malignant Neoplasms in Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Review. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2018 JUL 20; 36(21):2145-2152. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2017.76.7764. 2018 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 29874133; PMCID: PMC6075849.

Kehm RD, Spector LG Poynter JN , Vock DM, Altekruse SF, Osypuk TL. Does socioeconomic status account for racial and ethnic disparities in childhood cancer survival? Cancer. 2018 OCT 15; 124(20):4090-4097. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.31560. 2018 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 30125340; PMCID: PMC6234050.

Yzer M, Rhodes K, McCann M, Harjo J, Nagler RH , LoRusso SM, Gollust SE . Effects of cultural cues on perceptions of HPV vaccination messages among parents and guardians of American Indian youth. Prev Med. 2018 OCT 01; 115:104-109. DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.08.021. 2018 Aug 25. PubMed PMID: 30153440.

Williams LA , Pankratz N, Lane J, Krailo M, Roesler M, Richardson M, Frazier AL, Amatruda JF, Poynter JN . Klinefelter syndrome in males with germ cell tumors: A report from the Children's Oncology Group. Cancer. 2018 OCT 01; 124(19):3900-3908. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.31667. 2018 Oct 6. PubMed PMID: 30291793; PMCID: PMC6241518.

Malagón T, Kulasingam S , Mayrand MH, Ogilvie G, Smith L, Bouchard C, Gotlieb W, Franco EL. Age at last screening and remaining lifetime risk of cervical cancer in older, unvaccinated, HPV-negative women: a modelling study. Lancet Oncol.. 2018 DEC 01; 19(12):1569-1578. DOI: 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30536-9. 2018 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 30392810.

Rogers CR, Rovito MJ, Hussein M, Obidike OJ, Pratt R , Alexander M, Berge JM, Dall'Era M, Nix JW, Warlick C. Attitudes Toward Genomic Testing and Prostate Cancer Research Among Black Men. Am J Prev Med. 2018 NOV 01; 55(5S1):S103-S111. DOI: 10.1016/j.amepre.2018.05.028. PubMed PMID: 30670195; PMCID: PMC6352989.



Parsons HM , Muffly L, Alvarez EM, Keegan THM. Does Treatment Setting Matter? Evaluating Resource Utilization for Adolescents Treated in Pediatric vs Adult Cancer Institutions. J. Natl. Cancer Inst.. 2019 MAR 01; 111(3):224-225. DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djy123. PubMed PMID: 30053066.

Parsons HM , Penn DC, Li Q, Cress RD, Pollock BH, Malogolowkin MH, Wun T, Keegan THM. Increased clinical trial enrollment among adolescent and young adult cancer patients between 2006 and 2012-2013 in the United States. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 JAN 01; 66(1):e27426. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.27426. 2018 Sep 6. PubMed PMID: 30256525; PMCID: PMC6249090.

Tanner LR, Hooke MC . Improving body function and minimizing activity limitations in pediatric leukemia survivors: The lasting impact of the Stoplight Program. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 MAY 01; 66(5):e27596. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.27596. 2019 Jan 4. PubMed PMID: 30609245.

Vogel RI , Niendorf K, Petzel S, Lee H, Teoh D Blaes AH Argenta P (CM), Rivard C, Winterhoff B , Lee HY, Geller MA . A patient-centered mobile health application to motivate use of genetic counseling among women with ovarian cancer: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Gynecol. Oncol.. 2019 APR 01; 153(1):100-107. DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.01.019. 2019 Feb 1. PubMed PMID: 30718125.

Teoh D , Shaikh R, Schnaith A, Lou E (CM)McRee AL Nagler RH Vogel RI . Evaluation of graphic messages to promote human papillomavirus vaccination among young adults: A statewide cross-sectional survey. Prev Med Rep. 2019 MAR 01; 13:256-261. DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.01.002. 2019 Jan 11. PubMed PMID: 30723659; PMCID: PMC6351349.

Keegan THM, Parsons HM , Chen Y, Maguire FB, Morris CR, Parikh-Patel A, Kizer KW, Wun T. Impact of Health Insurance on Stage at Cancer Diagnosis Among Adolescents and Young Adults. J. Natl. Cancer Inst.. 2019 NOV 01; 111(11):1152-1160. DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djz039. PubMed PMID: 30937440; PMCID: PMC6855930.

Rosser BRS , Kohli N, Polter EJ, Lesher L, Capistrant BD, Konety BR (CM), Mitteldorf D, West W, Dewitt J, Kilian G. The Sexual Functioning of Gay and Bisexual Men Following Prostate Cancer Treatment: Results from the Restore Study. Arch Sex Behav. 2019 APR 23; . DOI: 10.1007/s10508-018-1360-y. 2019 Apr 23. PubMed PMID: 31016492.

Sadak KT , Szalda D, Lindgren BR, Kinahan KE, Eshelman-Kent D, Schwartz LA, Henderson T, Freyer DR. Transitional care practices, services, and delivery in childhood cancer survivor programs: A survey study of U.S. survivorship providers. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 AUG 01; 66(8):e27793. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.27793. 2019 May 16. PubMed PMID: 31099145.

Williams LA, Frazier AL, Poynter JN . Survival differences by race/ethnicity among children and adolescents diagnosed with germ cell tumors. Int. J. Cancer. 2020 MAY 01; 146(9):2433-2441. DOI: 10.1002/ijc.32569. 2019 Jul 31. PubMed PMID: 31304572; PMCID: PMC6960364.

Blair CK, Jacobs DR, Demark-Wahnefried W, Cohen HJ, Morey MC, Robien K, Lazovich D . Effects of cancer history on functional age and mortality. Cancer. 2019 DEC 01; 125(23):4303-4309. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.32449. 2019 Aug 16. PubMed PMID: 31418826; PMCID: PMC6856392.

Blaes AH Shenoy C . Is it time to include cancer in cardiovascular risk prediction tools? Lancet. 2019 SEP 21; 394(10203):986-988. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(19)31886-0. 2019 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 31443925.

Turcotte LM , Liu Q, Yasui Y, Henderson TO, Gibson TM, Leisenring W, Arnold MA, Howell RM, Green DM, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Neglia JP . Chemotherapy and Risk of Subsequent Malignant Neoplasms in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Cohort. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2019 DEC 01; 37(34):3310-3319. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.19.00129. 2019 Oct 17. PubMed PMID: 31622130; PMCID: PMC7001784.



Longacre CF, Neprash HT, Shippee ND, Tuttle TM Virnig BA . Evaluating Travel Distance to Radiation Facilities Among Rural and Urban Breast Cancer Patients in the Medicare Population. J Rural Health. 2020 JUN 01; 36(3):334-346. DOI: 10.1111/jrh.12413. 2019 Dec 17. PubMed PMID: 31846127.

Curigliano G, Lenihan D, Fradley M, Ganatra S, Barac A, Blaes A , Herrmann J, Porter C, Lyon AR, Lancellotti P, Patel A, DeCara J, Mitchell J, Harrison E, Moslehi J, Witteles R, Calabro MG, Orecchia R, de Azambuja E, Zamorano JL, Krone R, Iakobishvili Z, Carver J, Armenian S, Ky B, et al. Management of cardiac disease in cancer patients throughout oncological treatment: ESMO consensus recommendations. Ann. Oncol.. 2020 FEB 01; 31(2):171-190. DOI: 10.1016/j.annonc.2019.10.023. PubMed PMID: 31959335.

Suh E, Stratton KL, Leisenring WM, Nathan PC, Ford JS, Freyer DR, McNeer JL, Stock W, Stovall M, Krull KR, Sklar CA, Neglia JP , Armstrong GT, Oeffinger KC, Robison LL, Henderson TO. Late mortality and chronic health conditions in long-term survivors of early-adolescent and young adult cancers: a retrospective cohort analysis from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Lancet Oncol.. 2020 MAR 01; 21(3):421-435. DOI: 10.1016/S1470-2045(19)30800-9. 2020 Feb 14. PubMed PMID: 32066543; PMCID: PMC7392388.

Reiter PL, Gower AL, Kiss DE, Malone MA, Katz ML, Bauermeister JA, Shoben AB, Paskett ED, McRee AL . A Web-Based Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Intervention for Young Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex With Men: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Res Protoc. 2020 FEB 24; 9(2):e16294. DOI: 10.2196/16294. 2020 Feb 24. PubMed PMID: 32130192; PMCID: PMC7063529.

Thyagarajan B Nelson HH Poynter JN Prizment AE , Roesler MA, Cassidy E, Putnam S, Amos L, Hickle A, Reilly C, Spector LG Lazovich D . Field Application of Digital Technologies for Health Assessment in the 10,000 Families Study. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev.. 2020 APR 01; 29(4):744-751. DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-0858. 2020 Mar 4. PubMed PMID: 32132151.

Yan AP, Chen Y, Henderson TO, Oeffinger KC, Hudson MM, Gibson TM, Neglia JP , Leisenring WM, Ness KK, Ford JS, Robison LL, Armstrong GT, Yasui Y, Nathan PC. Adherence to Surveillance for Second Malignant Neoplasms and Cardiac Dysfunction in Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2020 MAY 20; 38(15):1711-1722. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.19.01825. 2020 Mar 6. PubMed PMID: 32142393; PMCID: PMC7357338.

Parsons HM , Jewett PI, Sadak K Turcotte LM Vogel RI Blaes AH . e-Cigarette Use Among Young Adult Cancer Survivors Relative to the US Population. JAMA Oncol. 2020 JUN 01; 6(6):923-926. DOI: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.0384. PubMed PMID: 32271357; PMCID: PMC7146532.

Parsons HM , Maguire FB, Morris CR, Parikh-Patel A, Brunson AM, Wun T, Keegan THM. Impact of insurance type and timing of Medicaid enrollment on survival among adolescents and young adults with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2020 JUN 26; :e28498. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.28498. 2020 Jun 26. PubMed PMID: 32589358.



Carroll DM , Hernandez C, Braaten G, Meier E, Jacobson P , Begnaud A, McGonagle E, Frizzell LB, K Hatsukami D . Recommendations to researchers for aiding in increasing American Indian representation in genetic research and personalized medicine. Per Med. 2021 JAN 01; 18(1):67-74. DOI: 10.2217/pme-2020-0130. 2020 Dec 17. PubMed PMID: 33332195; PMCID: PMC8242981.

Mills LJ, Spector LG Largaespada DA Williams LA . Sex differences in expression of immune elements emerge in children, young adults and mice with osteosarcoma. Biol Sex Differ. 2021 JAN 06; 12(1):5. DOI: 10.1186/s13293-020-00347-y. 2021 Jan 6. PubMed PMID: 33407928; PMCID: PMC7789366.

Wang S, Prizment A Thyagarajan B Blaes A . Cancer Treatment-Induced Accelerated Aging in Cancer Survivors: Biology and Assessment. Cancers (Basel). 2021 JAN 23; 13(3). DOI: 10.3390/cancers13030427. 2021 Jan 23. PubMed PMID: 33498754; PMCID: PMC7865902.

Vogel RI , Yoerg B, Jewett PI, Rubin N, Olson M, Stenzel AE, Ahmed RL, Lazovich D . Cross-sectional study of sex differences in psychosocial quality of life of long-term melanoma survivors. Support Care Cancer. 2021 OCT 01; 29(10):5663-5671. DOI: 10.1007/s00520-021-06046-7. 2021 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 33580285.

Teoh D , Hill EK, Goldsberry W, Levine L, Novetsky A, Downs L. Overcoming the barriers to HPV vaccination in high-risk populations in the U.S.: A Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Review. Gynecol. Oncol.. 2021 APR 01; 161(1):228-235. DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2021.01.023. 2021 Mar 9. PubMed PMID: 33707040.

Moskowitz CS, Ronckers CM, Chou JF, Smith SA, Friedman DN, Barnea D, Kok JL, de Vries S, Wolden SL, Henderson TO, van der Pal HJH, Kremer LCM, Neglia JP Turcotte LM , Howell RM, Arnold MA, Schaapveld M, Aleman B, Janus C, Versluys B, Leisenring W, Sklar CA, Begg CB, Pike MC, Armstrong GT, et al. Development and Validation of a Breast Cancer Risk Prediction Model for Childhood Cancer Survivors Treated With Chest Radiation: A Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study and the Dutch Hodgkin Late Effects and LATER Cohorts. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2021 SEP 20; 39(27):3012-3021. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.20.02244. 2021 May 28. PubMed PMID: 34048292; PMCID: PMC9384912.

Marcotte EL , Domingues AM, Sample JM, Richardson MR, Spector LG . Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric cancer incidence among children and young adults in the United States by single year of age. Cancer. 2021 OCT 01; 127(19):3651-3663. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.33678. 2021 Jun 21. PubMed PMID: 34151418.

Yared N, Malone M, Welo E, Mohammed I, Groene E, Flory M, Basta NE, Horvath KJ, Kulasingam S . Challenges related to human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake in Minnesota: clinician and stakeholder perspectives. Cancer Causes Control. 2021 OCT 01; 32(10):1107-1116. DOI: 10.1007/s10552-021-01459-5. 2021 Jul 10. PubMed PMID: 34247291; PMCID: PMC8416869.

Groene EA, Horvath KJ, Yared N, Mohammed I, Muscoplat M, Kuramoto S, Richter T, Kulasingam S . Missed Opportunities for Human Papillomavirus Vaccination by Parental Nativity, Minnesota, 2015-2018. Public Health Rep. 2021 JUL 12; :333549211027244. DOI: 10.1177/00333549211027244. 2021 Jul 12. PubMed PMID: 34252324.

Rosser BRS , Polter EJ, Chandiramani N, Cahill S, Wheldon CW, Konety BR, Ryan CJ (CM), Haggart R, Kapoor A. Acceptability and Feasibility of Collecting Sexual Orientation and Expanded Gender Identity Data in Urology and Oncology Clinics. LGBT Health. 2021 AUG 01; 8(6):420-426. DOI: 10.1089/lgbt.2020.0256. 2021 Aug 4. PubMed PMID: 34348045; PMCID: PMC8591059.

Rosser BRS , Rider GN, Kapoor A, Talley KMC, Haggart R, Kohli N, Konety BR, Mitteldorf D, Polter EJ, Ross MW , West W, Wheldon C, Wright M. Every urologist and oncologist should know about treating sexual and gender minority prostate cancer patients: translating research findings into clinical practice. Transl Androl Urol. 2021 JUL 01; 10(7):3208-3225. DOI: 10.21037/tau-20-1052. PubMed PMID: 34430423; PMCID: PMC8350223.

West W, Torres MB, Mitteldorf D, Capistrant BD, Konety BR, Polter E, Rosser BRS . The Challenge of Coming Out to Providers by Gay and Bisexual Men With Prostate Cancer: Qualitative Results from the Restore Study. Int J Sex Health. 2021 JAN 01; 33(3):426-438. DOI: 10.1080/19317611.2021.1924335. 2021 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 36035335; PMCID: PMC9417115.



Chhikara S, Hooks M, Athwal PSS, Hughes A, Ismail MF, Joppa S, Velangi PS, Nijjar PS, Blaes AH Shenoy C . Long-term prognostic value of right ventricular dysfunction on cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in anthracycline-treated cancer survivors. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022 AUG 22; 23(9):1222-1230. DOI: 10.1093/ehjci/jeab137. PubMed PMID: 34297807.

Gupta A , Nshuti L, Grewal US, Sedhom R, Check DK, Parsons HM Blaes AH , Virnig BA, Lustberg MB, Subbiah IM, Nipp RD, Dy SM, Dusetzina SB. Financial Burden of Drugs Prescribed for Cancer-Associated Symptoms. JCO Oncol Pract. 2022 FEB 01; 18(2):140-147. DOI: 10.1200/OP.21.00466. 2021 Sep 24. PubMed PMID: 34558297; PMCID: PMC9213200.

Vivek S, Nelson HH Prizment AE , Faul J, Crimmins EM, Thyagarajan B . Cross sectional association between cytomegalovirus seropositivity, inflammation and cognitive impairment in elderly cancer survivors. Cancer Causes Control. 2022 JAN 01; 33(1):81-90. DOI: 10.1007/s10552-021-01504-3. 2021 Oct 12. PubMed PMID: 34637066; PMCID: PMC8840815.

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