Jordan Kharofa

Jordan Raed Kharofa , MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

UC Health Barrett Cancer Center
Department of Radiation Oncology
234 Goodman Street, ML 0757
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-584-4073
Fax 513-584-4007
Email kharofjr@ucmail.uc.edu

Education

Medical Degree: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 2009

Bachelor's Degree: The Ohio State University 2005 (Pharmaceutical Science)

Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin 2014 (Radiation Oncology)

Internship: Medical College of Wisconsin 2010

Certifications

American Board of Radiology (Radiation Oncology) (Certification Date: 05-14-2015 )

Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncology

Acinar Cell Carcinoma

Adenocarcinoma

Adenomatous Polyposis Coli

Adenomatous Polyps

Adenomyosis

Adenosquamous Carcinoma

Ampullary Cancer

Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)

Biliary Tract Cancers

Cancer

Cecal Cancer

Colon Cancer

Colorectal Cancer

Experimental Liver Cancers

Gallbladder Cancer

Gastrinoma

Gastrointestinal Cancers

Hepatocellular carcinoma

Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer

Ileal Cancers

Intestinal Cancer

Islet Cell Adenoma

Islet Cell Carcinoma

Jejunal Cancers

Klatskin Tumor (Hilar cholangiocarcinoma)

Liver Cancer

Lymphoma of the Abdomen

Metastasis Cancers

Metastatic Lesions to the Pancreas

Neoplasm

Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor

Paraganglioma

Periampullary Cancers

Peritoneal Cancer

Pineoblastoma

Plasma Cell Cancers

Rectal Cancer

Retroperitoneal Cancers

Sebaceous Carcinoma

Secondary Brain Cancer (Brain metastases)

Serous Cystic Neoplasm

Sigmoid Cancer

Skin Cancer

Skin Cancer Melanoma

Skull-Base Tumors

Small Bowel Cancer

Small Bowel Prolapse (Enterocele)

Small Intestine Cancer

Small Intestine/Duodenum Cancer

Solid Pseudopapillary Tumors

Specialities

Radiation Oncology

Research and Practice Interests

Gastrointestinal Cancers, Gynecologic Cancers, Proton therapy, MRI-Based Brachytherapy for Gynecologic Cancers

Clinical Studies
IRB Protocol ID UCCI-GI-002 (NCT02208024)-  Phase I Study to Evaluate the Feasibility of Neoadjuvant Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Resectable and Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer of the Pancreatic Head and/or Body

IRB Protocol UCCI-GI-003 (NCT03018418) - A Prospective Pilot Study to Evaluate the Feasibility of Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy in Reducing Toxicity in Anal Cancer

Research Support

Grant: #Member Institution Purchased Service Agreement - Master Investigators:Eisenhauer, Eric; Kharofa, Jordan 03-01-2014 -02-28-2019 National Cancer Institute Member Institution Purchased Service Agreement between NRG Oncology Foundation, Inc. and University of Cincinnati Role:PI $552,542.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #NRG MASTER (Member Institution Clin Trial Fixed Price Subaward Agrmt) 03-01-2019 -02-28-2025 National Cancer Institute MASTER AGREEMENT ZERO-DOLLAR Role:PI $.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #NRG MASTER (Member Institution Clin Trial Fixed Price Subaward Agrmt) 03-01-2019 -02-28-2025 National Cancer Institute MASTER AGREEMENT ZERO-DOLLAR Role:PI $.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #NRG Clin Trial Fixed Price Subaward Agrmt Investigators:Kharofa, Jordan 03-01-2019 -02-28-2025 National Cancer Institute NRG Oncology Role:PI $74,658.14 Active Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Golden, Daniel W; Braunstein, Steve; Jimenez, Rachel B; Mohindra, Pranshu; Spektor, Alexander; Ye, Jason C ; Bradley, Kristin A; Chmura, Steven J; Currey, Adam; Das, Prajnan; Du, Kevin; Haas-Kogan, Daphne; Howard, Andrew R; Higgins, Susan A; Hung, Arthur Y; Kharofa, Jordan; Krishnan, Monica S; MacDonald, Shannon M; Mancini, Brandon R; Parashar, Bhupesh; Thaker, Nikhil G; Thomas, Charles R; Viswanathan, Akila N; Wheatley, Matt (2015. ) Multi-Institutional Implementation and Evaluation of a Curriculum for the Medical Student Clerkship in Radiation Oncology.Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR, , More Information

Ye, Jason C; Mohindra, Pranshu; Spektor, Alexander; Krishnan, Monica S; Chmura, Steven J; Howard, Andrew R; Viswanathan, Akila N; MacDonald, Shannon M; Thaker, Nikhil G; Das, Prajnan; Mancini, Brandon R; Higgins, Susan A; Braunstein, Steve; Haas-Kogan, Daphne; Bradley, Kristin A; Hung, Arthur Y; Thomas, Charles R; Kharofa, Jordan; Wheatley, Matt; Currey, Adam; Parashar, Bhupesh; Du, Kevin; Jimenez, Rachel B; Golden, Daniel W (2015. ) Medical Student Perspectives on a Multi-institutional Clerkship Curriculum: A Report From the Radiation Oncology Education Collaborative Study Group.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 92 (2 ) ,217-9 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Tsai, Susan; Kelly, Tracy; Wood, Clint; George, Ben; Ritch, Paul; Wiebe, Lauren; Christians, Kathleen; Evans, Douglas B; Erickson, Beth (2014. ) Neoadjuvant chemoradiation with IMRT in resectable and borderline resectable pancreatic cancer.Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, , 113 (1 ) ,41-6 More Information

Lindsay, Daniel P; Kharofa, Jordan; Junck, Marianne; Olasz, Edit; Wilson, J Frank Eruptive keratoacanthomas after radiation therapy for keratoacanthoma centrifugum marginatum.Practical radiation oncology, , 5 (3 ) ,203-6 More Information

Mattes, Malcolm D; Golden, Daniel W; Mohindra, Pranshu; Kharofa, Jordan (2014. ) Results of the 2013 Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology career planning survey of practicing physicians in the United States.Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR, , 11 (8 ) ,817-23 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Morrow, Natalya; Kelly, Tracy; Rownd, Jason; Paulson, Eric; Rader, Janet; Uyar, Denise; Bradley, William; Erickson, Beth 3-T MRI-based adaptive brachytherapy for cervix cancer: treatment technique and initial clinical outcomes.Brachytherapy, , 13 (4 ) ,319-25 More Information

Mattes, Malcolm D; Kharofa, Jordan; Zeidan, Youssef H; Tung, Kaity; Gondi, Vinai; Golden, Daniel W (2014. ) Results of the 2012-2013 Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology (ARRO) job search and career planning survey of graduating residents in the United States.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 88 (1 ) ,25-32 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Currey, Adam; Wilson, J Frank (2013. ) Patient-reported outcomes in patients with nonmelanomatous skin cancers of the face treated with orthovoltage radiation therapy: a cross-sectional survey.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 87 (4 ) ,636-7 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Gore, Elizabeth (2013. ) Symptomatic radiation pneumonitis in elderly patients receiving thoracic irradiation.Clinical lung cancer, , 14 (3 ) ,283-7 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Cohen, Eric P; Tomic, Rade; Xiang, Qun; Gore, Elizabeth (2012. ) Decreased risk of radiation pneumonitis with incidental concurrent use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and thoracic radiation therapy.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 84 (1 ) ,238-43 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Choong, Nicholas; Wang, Dian; Firat, Selim; Schultz, Christopher; Sadasiwan, Chitra; Wong, Stuart (2012. ) Continuous-course reirradiation with concurrent carboplatin and paclitaxel for locally recurrent, nonmetastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head-and-neck.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 83 (2 ) ,690-5 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Sekar, Padmini; Haverbusch, Mary; Moomaw, Charles; Flaherty, Matthew; Kissela, Brett; Broderick, Joseph; Woo, Daniel (2007. ) Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and risk of hemorrhagic stroke.Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation, , 38 (11 ) ,3049-51 More Information

Meier, Teresa; Hazenfield, J Michael; Girnius, Saulius; Hagen, Matthew; Warnick, Ronald E; Kharofa, Jordan (2017. ) A rare case of central nervous system amyloidoma treated with fractionated radiotherapy.Journal of neurosurgery, , 127 (2 ) ,338-341 More Information

Xia, Brent T; Fu, Baojin; Wang, Jiang; Kim, Young; Ahmad, S Ameen; Dhar, Vikrom K; Levinsky, Nick C; Hanseman, Dennis J; Habib, David A; Wilson, Gregory C; Smith, Milton; Olowokure, Olugbenga O; Kharofa, Jordan; Al Humaidi, Ali H; Choe, Kyuran A; Abbott, Daniel E; Ahmad, Syed A (2017. ) Does radiologic response correlate to pathologic response in patients undergoing neoadjuvant therapy for borderline resectable pancreatic malignancy?.Journal of surgical oncology, , 115 (4 ) ,376-383 More Information

Meier, Teresa; Kharofa, Jordan (2016. ) Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Guided High-Dose Rate Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer.Seminars in roentgenology, , 51 (2 ) ,106-11 More Information

Nabavizadeh, Nima; Burt, Lindsay M; Mancini, Brandon R; Morris, Zachary S; Walker, Amanda J; Miller, Seth M; Bhavsar, Shripal; Mohindra, Pranshu; Kim, Miranda B; Kharofa, Jordan (2016. ) Results of the 2013-2015 Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology Survey of Chief Residents in the United States.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, , 94 (2 ) ,228-34 More Information

Kim, Young; Stahl, Christopher C; Makramalla, Abouelmagd; Olowokure, Olugbenga O; Ristagno, Ross L; Dhar, Vikrom K; Schoech, Michael R; Chadalavada, Seetharam; Latif, Tahir; Kharofa, Jordan; Bari, Khurram; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Downstaging therapy followed by liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan criteria.Surgery, , 162 (6 ) ,1250-1258 More Information

Zhou, Y M; Freese, C; Meier, T; Go, D; Khullar, K; Sudhoff, M; Lamba, M; Kharofa, J (2017. ) The absolute volume of PET-defined, active bone marrow spared predicts for high grade hematologic toxicity in cervical cancer patients undergoing chemoradiation.Clinical & translational oncology : official publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico, , More Information

Freese, Christopher; Sudhoff, Mickaela; Lewis, Luke; Lamba, Michael; Kharofa, Jordan (2017. ) The volume of PET-defined, active bone marrow spared predicts acute hematologic toxicities in anal cancer patients receiving concurrent chemoradiotherapy.Acta oncologica (Stockholm, Sweden), , 1-4 More Information

Kharofa, Jordan; Mierzwa, Michelle; Olowokure, Olugbenga; Sussman, Jeffrey; Latif, Tahir; Gupta, Anumeha; Xie, Changchun; Patel, Sameer; Esslinger, Hope; Mcgill, Brian; Wolf, Eric; Ahmad, Syed A (2019. ) Pattern of Marginal Local Failure in a Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Resectable and Borderline Resectable Pancreas Cancer.American journal of clinical oncology, , 42 (3 ) ,247-252 More Information

Tao, Randa; Ager, Bryan; Lloyd, Shane; Torgeson, Anna; Denney, Michelle; Gaffney, David; Kharofa, Jordan; Lin, Steven H; Koong, Albert C; Anzai, Yoshimi; Hoffman, John M (2018. ) Hypoxia imaging in upper gastrointestinal tumors and application to radiation therapy.Journal of gastrointestinal oncology, , 9 (6 ) ,1044-1053 More Information

Elson, Joshua K; Kachnic, Lisa A; Kharofa, Jordan R (2018. ) Intensity-modulated radiotherapy improves survival and reduces treatment time in squamous cell carcinoma of the anus: A National Cancer Data Base study.Cancer, , 124 (22 ) ,4383-4392 More Information

Prasad, R N; Elson, J; Kharofa, J (2018. ) The effect of dose escalation for large squamous cell carcinomas of the anal canal.Clinical & translational oncology : official publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico, , 20 (10 ) ,1314-1320 More Information

Frankart, Andrew J; Meier, Teresa; Minges, Thomas L; Kharofa, Jordan Comparison of spinal and general anesthesia approaches for MRI-guided brachytherapy for cervical cancer.Brachytherapy, , 17 (5 ) ,761-767 More Information

Book Chapter

1. Kharofa J, Kachnic L, Smith C, Dunlap. (2018 ) Carcinoma of the Anal Canal. Gastrointestinal Malignancies: A Practical Guide on Treatment Techniques .Switzerland, Springer International AG

Contact Information

Academic - UC Health Barrett Cancer Center
Department of Radiation Oncology
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-584-4073
Fax: 513-584-4007
kharofjr@ucmail.uc.edu