Kristen Ciombor, M.D.

Associate Professor
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Medicine
M.S.C.I., Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeM.D., University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FloridaM.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Morris VK, Salem ME, Nimeiri H, Iqbal S, Singh P, Ciombor K, Polite B, Deming D, Chan E, Wade JL, Xiao L, Bekaii-Saab T, Vence L, Blando J, Mahvash A, Foo WC, Ohaji C, Pasia M, Bland G, Ohinata A, Rogers J, Mehdizadeh A, Banks K, Lanman R, Wolff RA, Streicher H, Allison J, Sharma P, Eng C. Nivolumab for previously treated unresectable metastatic anal cancer (NCI9673): a multicentre, single-arm, phase 2 study. Lancet Oncol [print-electronic]. 2017 Apr; 18(4): 446-53. PMID: 28223062, PII: S1470-2045(17)30104-3, DOI: 10.1016/S1470-2045(17)30104-3, ISSN: 1474-5488.

Goff LW, Cardin DB, Whisenant JG, Du L, Koyama T, Dahlman KB, Salaria SN, Young RT, Ciombor KK, Gilbert J, Smith SJ, Chan E, Berlin J. A phase I trial investigating pulsatile erlotinib in combination with gemcitabine and oxaliplatin in advanced biliary tract cancers. Invest New Drugs [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb; 35(1): 95-104. PMID: 27853997, PMCID: PMC5306261, PII: 10.1007/s10637-016-0406-z, DOI: 10.1007/s10637-016-0406-z, ISSN: 1573-0646.

Zhu J, Deane NG, Lewis KB, Padmanabhan C, Washington MK, Ciombor KK, Timmers C, Goldberg RM, Beauchamp RD, Chen X. Evaluation of frozen tissue-derived prognostic gene expression signatures in FFPE colorectal cancer samples. Sci Rep. 2016 Sep 9/14/2016; 6: 33273. PMID: 27623752, PMCID: PMC5021945, PII: srep33273, DOI: 10.1038/srep33273, ISSN: 2045-2322.

Tripathi MK, Deane NG, Zhu J, An H, Mima S, Wang X, Padmanabhan S, Shi Z, Prodduturi N, Ciombor KK, Chen X, Washington MK, Zhang B, Beauchamp RD. Nuclear factor of activated T-cell activity is associated with metastatic capacity in colon cancer. Cancer Res [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec 12/1/2014; 74(23): 6947-57. PMID: 25320007, PMCID: PMC4252979, PII: 0008-5472.CAN-14-1592, DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-14-1592, ISSN: 1538-7445.

Ciombor KK, Berlin J. Targeting metastatic colorectal cancer - present and emerging treatment options. Pharmgenomics Pers Med. 2014; 7: 137-44. PMID: 25045279, PMCID: PMC4100688, PII: pgpm-7-137, DOI: 10.2147/PGPM.S47582, ISSN: 1178-7066.

Ciombor KK, Berlin J, Chan E. Aflibercept. Clin. Cancer Res [print-electronic]. 2013 Apr 4/15/2013; 19(8): 1920-5. PMID: 23444216, PMCID: PMC3710732, PII: 1078-0432.CCR-12-2911, DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-12-2911, ISSN: 1078-0432.

Ciombor KK, Goff LW. Advances in the management of biliary tract cancers. Clin Adv Hematol Oncol. 2013 Jan; 11(1): 28-34. PMID: 23416860, PMCID: PMC3713630, ISSN: 1543-0790.

Gehrie E, Neff AT, Ciombor KK, Harris N, Seegmiller AC, Young PP. Transfusion medicine illustrated. Profound piperacillin-mediated drug-induced immune hemolysis in a patient with cystic fibrosis. Transfusion [print-electronic]. 2012 Jan; 52(1): 4-5. PMID: 22032241, DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2011.03407.x, ISSN: 1537-2995.