Sylvia Adams, MD

  • Specialty: Medical Oncology
  • Languages: English, German
  • Phone: 212-731-5795

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

breast cancer

Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology), 2003
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Hematology Oncology, 2003
  • Residency, Winthrop University Hospital, Medicine, 2000
  • MD from Friedrich Schiller University, 1995
Departments

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NYU Medical Oncology Associates

160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

Dr. Adams is a Medical Oncologist caring for patients with breast cancer. She also has expertise in the development and conduct of cancer immunotherapy trials. Her work has been awarded several grants from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI, K23 and R01). She has published several original research articles as well as reviews and book chapters on breast cancer and cancer immunotherapy. Dr. Adams received a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation at New York University in 2010 and serves as Vice Chair of the NYU-IRB .

Publications

  • Safety and clinical activity of atezolizumab (anti-PDL1) in combination with nab-paclitaxel in patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer [Meeting Abstract]

    Adams, S; Diamond, J; Hamilton, E; Pohlmann, P; Tolaney, S; Molinero, L; Zou, W; Liu, B; Waterkamp, D; Funke, R; Powderly, J Adams, S; Diamond, J; Hamilton, E; Pohlmann, P; Tolaney, S; Molinero, L; Zou, W; Liu, B; Waterkamp, D; Funke, R; Powderly, J
    Cancer research. 2016 FEB 15. 76: ?-?

  • Enlisting the Immune System to Cure Breast Cancer-A Recipe for Success

    Adams, Sylvia Adams, Sylvia
    JAMA oncology. 2016 Jan 1. 2 (1): 25-27

  • A phase III randomized trial of atezolizumab in combination with nab-paclitaxel as first line therapy for patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer (mTNBC) [Meeting Abstract]

    Emens, L; Adams, S; Loi, S; Schmid, P; Schneeweiss, A; Rugo, H; Chui, S; Winer, E Emens, L; Adams, S; Loi, S; Schmid, P; Schneeweiss, A; Rugo, H; Chui, S; Winer, E
    Cancer research. 2016 15 Feb 2016. 76 (4):

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