Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Leah Cream, MD

Leah Cream, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Scientific Program:Cancer Control
Disease Teams:
Breast Cancer
Gynecological Cancer
lec13@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Therapeutics
  • Neoplasms
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Clinical Trials
  • Drug Therapy
  • Hemangiosarcoma
  • Mental Health
  • Carboplatin
  • Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerase Inhibitors
  • veliparib
  • Bone and Bones

Clinical Trials

Women In Steady Exercise Research - Neoadjuvant Exercise Trial
Nurse AMIE: A Tablet Based Supportive Care Platform in Metastatic Breast Cancer (AMIE = Addressing Metastatic Individuals Everyday)
A Randomized Phase III Double Blinded Placebo Controlled Trial of Aspirin as Adjuvant Therapy for HER2 Negative Breast Cancer: THE ABC Trial
Phase II Palbociclib with Fulvestrant in Individuals with Hormone Receptive Positive HER2 Negative Metastatic Breast Cancer who progressed on treatment with Palbociclib + an Aromatase Inhibitor
General Protocol for the Acquisition of Whole Blood for the Detection and Characterization of Circulating Tumor Cells and/or Tumor Specific Immunity/Immune Cell Activation for any Malignancy at any Stage of Disease
Predicting Breast Cancer Metastasis: Signaling Pathway Biomarker Identification Using Reverse Phase Protein Microarray (RPMA) Technology

Recent Publications

2020

Lewcun, JA, Pameijer, C, Kass, R, Cream, L, Hershock, D, Brooks, AJ & Dodge, DG 2020, 'Doxorubicin, paclitaxel, and cisplatin based chemotherapy for the treatment of angiosarcoma: Two case reports', International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol. 68, pp. 83-87. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2020.02.036

2019

Schmitz, KH, Zhang, X, Winkels, R, Schleicher, E, Mathis, K, Doerksen, S, Cream, L, Rosenberg, J, Kass, R, Farnan, M, Halpin-Murphy, P, Suess, R, Zucker, D & Hayes, M 2020, 'Developing “Nurse AMIE”: A tablet-based supportive care intervention for women with metastatic breast cancer', Psycho-Oncology, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 232-236. https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.5301

2018

Auer, BJ, Sciamanna, C, Smyth, JM, Truica, CI, Cream, LV & Mukherjee, D 2018, 'Interest among primary care patients in group problem-solving gameplay for mental health', Preventing Chronic Disease, vol. 15, no. 6, 170488. https://doi.org/10.5888/pcd15.170488

2017

Somlo, G, Frankel, PH, Arun, BK, Ma, CX, Garcia, AA, Cigler, T, Cream, LV, Harvey, HA, Sparano, JA, Nanda, R, Chew, HK, Moynihan, TJ, Vahdat, LT, Goetz, MP, Beumer, JH, Hurria, A, Mortimer, J, Piekarz, R, Sand, S, Herzog, J, Van Tongeren, LR, Ferry-Galow, KV, Chen, AP, Ruel, C, Newman, EM, Gandara, DR & Weitzel, JN 2017, 'Efficacy of the PARP inhibitor veliparib with carboplatin or as a single agent in patients with germline BRCA1- or BRCA2-associated metastatic breast cancer: California Cancer Consortium trial NCT01149083', Clinical Cancer Research, vol. 23, no. 15, pp. 4066-4076. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-16-2714

Clinical Trials Search


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