Francis Arena, MD

  • Specialties: Medical Oncology, Hematology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 516-466-6611

Credentials

Positions
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Medical Director, NYU Langone Arena Oncology
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology), 1995
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 1978
Education and Training
  • MD from Cornell University, 1975
Departments

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Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Long Island Hematology and Oncology

1999 Marcus Avenue
North New Hyde Park, NY 11042

NYU Langone Arena Oncology

157-02 Cross Bay Boulevard, Suite 204
Queens, NY 11414

NYU Langone Arena Oncology

715 Roanoke Avenue, Suite 1
Riverhead, NY 11901

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Publications

  • Interactions Between Inflammatory Bowel Disease Drugs and Chemotherapy

    Leung, Galen; Papademetriou, Marianna; Chang, Shannon; Arena, Francis; Katz, Seymour Leung, Galen; Papademetriou, Marianna; Chang, Shannon; Arena, Francis; Katz, Seymour
    Current treatment options in gastroenterology. 2016 Dec. 14 (4): 507-534

  • CA19-9 decrease at 8 weeks as a predictor of overall survival in a randomized phase III trial (MPACT) of weekly nab-paclitaxel plus gemcitabine versus gemcitabine alone in patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer

    Chiorean, E G; Von Hoff, D D; Reni, M; Arena, F P; Infante, J R; Bathini, V G; Wood, T E; Mainwaring, P N; Muldoon, R T; Clingan, P R; Kunzmann, V; Ramanathan, R K; Tabernero, J; Goldstein, D; McGovern, D; Lu, B; Ko, A Chiorean, E G; Von Hoff, D D; Reni, M; Arena, F P; Infante, J R; Bathini, V G; Wood, T E; Mainwaring, P N; Muldoon, R T; Clingan, P R; Kunzmann, V; Ramanathan, R K; Tabernero, J; Goldstein, D; McGovern, D; Lu, B; Ko, A
    Annals of oncology. 2016 Apr. 27 (4): 654-660

  • Positron emission tomography response evaluation from a randomized phase III trial of weekly nab-paclitaxel plus gemcitabine versus gemcitabine alone for patients with metastatic adenocarcinoma of the pancreas

    Ramanathan, R K; Goldstein, D; Korn, R L; Arena, F; Moore, M; Siena, S; Teixeira, L; Tabernero, J; Van Laethem, J-L; Liu, H; McGovern, D; Lu, B; Von Hoff, D D Ramanathan, R K; Goldstein, D; Korn, R L; Arena, F; Moore, M; Siena, S; Teixeira, L; Tabernero, J; Van Laethem, J-L; Liu, H; McGovern, D; Lu, B; Von Hoff, D D
    Annals of oncology. 2016 Apr. 27 (4): 648-653

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