Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Russell Schilder, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Medical Oncology Director, Gynecologic Oncology Program

Medical Oncology
Medical Oncology - Gynecologic Cancer

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
Suite 320A
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8874
Fax: (215) 503-7697
1200 Old York Road
1 Widener - AMH
Abington PA 19001
Phone: (215) 885-0220
Fax: (215) 876-0740

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2008,2017,2009,2010,2011


Dr. Schilder specializes in Cervical, Endometrial, Ovarian and Uterine Cancer.


  • University of Miami School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Temple University Hospital


  • Temple University Hospital


  • Temple University Hospital

Recent Publications

A phase I trial of intraperitoneal GEN-1, an IL-12 plasmid formulated with PEG-PEI-cholesterol lipopolymer, administered with pegylated liposomal doxorubicin in patients with recurrent or persistent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancers: An NRG Oncology/Gynecologic Oncology Group study

Aurora A Functional Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Correlates With Clinical Outcome in Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors Treated With Alisertib, an Investigational Aurora A Kinase Inhibitor

A randomised, open-label, phase 2 study of the IDO1 inhibitor epacadostat (INCB024360) versus tamoxifen as therapy for biochemically recurrent (CA-125 relapse)–only epithelial ovarian cancer, primary peritoneal carcinoma, or fallopian tube cancer

A phase I pharmacokinetic study of intraperitoneal bortezomib and carboplatin in patients with persistent or recurrent ovarian cancer: An NRG Oncology/Gynecologic Oncology Group study

Ovarian Cancer: New Targets and Future Directions

A Synthetic Lethality Screen Using a Focused siRNA Library to Identify Sensitizers to Dasatinib Therapy for the Treatment of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

APhase i study of the SMAC-mimetic birinapant in adults with refractory solid tumorsor lymphoma

Hereditary ovarian cancer: Not only BRCA 1 and 2 Genes

Aurora kinase A mediates epithelial ovarian cancer cell migration and adhesion

Refractory fallopian tube carcinoma - Current perspectives in pathogenesis and management

Adjuvant vaginal cuff brachytherapy for high-risk, early stage endometrial cancer

A phase II evaluation of AMG 102 (rilotumumab) in the treatment of persistent or recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal carcinoma: A Gynecologic Oncology Group study

A phase 1b study of trebananib in combination with pegylated liposomal doxorubicin or topotecan in women with recurrent platinum-resistant or partially platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer

A randomized, open-label, multicentre, phase 2/3 study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of lumiliximab in combination with fludarabine, cyclophosphamide and rituximab versus fludarabine, cyclophosphamide and rituximab alone in subjects with relapsed chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

Potential role of mTORC2 as a therapeutic target in clear cell carcinoma of the ovary

A phase II evaluation of gefitinib in the treatment of persistent or recurrent endometrial cancer: A Gynecologic Oncology Group study

A phase II evaluation of motesanib (AMG 706) in the treatment of persistent or recurrent ovarian, fallopian tube and primary peritoneal carcinomas: A Gynecologic Oncology Group study

Influence of bevacizumab on vaginal cuff evisceration eight months after ovarian cancer cytoreduction surgery: A case report

Personalized medicine and targeted therapy of gynecologic cancers

A phase i trial of tailored radiation therapy with concomitant cetuximab and cisplatin in the treatment of patients with cervical cancer: A gynecologic oncology group study