Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Veda Giri, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Director, Jefferson Clinical Cancer Genetics Service

Specialties
Medical Oncology

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
Bodine Center, 111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8516

Medical Services

Years in Practice

13

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School

Internship

  • University of Michigan Hospital

Residency

  • University of Michigan Hospital

Fellowship

  • University of Michigan Hospital

Recent Publications

Exploring Asian Indian and Pakistani views about cancer and participation in cancer genetics research: toward the development of a community genetics intervention

Prevalence and Characteristics of Patients with Suspected Inherited Renal Cell Cancer: Application of the ACMG/NSGC Genetic Referral Guidelines to Patient Cohorts

Familial prostate cancer

Decision Support and Shared Decision Making About Active Surveillance Versus Active Treatment Among Men Diagnosed with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer: a Pilot Study

HOXB13 and other high penetrant genes for prostate cancer

High prevalence of discordant human papillomavirus and p16 oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas in an African American cohort

Lessons Learned from Implementing a Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program for Underserved High-Risk Men in the Community: the Prostate REACH Project

How I Do It: Genetic counseling and genetic testing for inherited prostate cancer

Interest in genomic SNP testing for prostate cancer risk: A pilot survey

Systematic evaluation of underlying defects in DNA repair as an approach to case-only assessment of familial prostate cancer

Prevalence of the HOXB13 G84E mutation among unaffected men with a family history of prostate cancer

Gene panel testing for inherited cancer risk

Validation of association of genetic variants at 10q with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels in men at high risk for prostate cancer

Prostate cancer early detection, version 1.2014: Featured updates to the NCCN guidelines

Targeted prostate cancer screening in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: Results from the initial screening round of the IMPACT study

Genetic variation in IL-16 miRNA target site and time to prostate cancer diagnosis in African-American men

Rates and predictors of colorectal cancer screening by race among motivated men participating in a prostate cancer risk assessment program

Assessing the clinical role of genetic markers of early-onset prostate cancer among high-risk men enrolled in prostate cancer early detection

Familial clustering of sporadic kidney cancer: Insufficient evidence to recommend routine screening in unaffected kin

A systematic review of replication studies of prostate cancer susceptibility genetic variants in high-risk men originally identified from genome-wide association studies