Deborah E. Citrin, M.D.
Deborah E. Citrin, M.D.
Senior Investigator

Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute

Building 10 - Hatfield CRC, Room B2-3500
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-496-5457

Dr. Citrin is a clinician and translational researcher in the Radiation Oncology Branch at NCI. She is a graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine and completed her residency training at the NCI. Her research interests include the pre-clinical and clinical testing of radiation modifiers and the mechanisms of normal tissue injury from radiation. Dr. Citrin is involved in the clinical care of patients with genitourinary cancers (prostate and bladder), gastrointestinal cancers, and thoracic malignancies. Dr. Citrin is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Areas of Expertise
1) prostate cancer 2) bladder cancer 3) gastrointestinal (GI) cancer 4) normal tissue injury 5) radiation fibrosis 6) radiation modifiers

Dr. Citrin's research interests include the pre-clinical and clinical testing of radiation modifiers and the mechanisms of normal tissue injury from radiation. Dr. Citrin is involved in the clinical care of patients with genitourinary cancers (prostate and bladder), gastrointestinal cancers, and melanoma.

Scientific Focus Areas:
Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Clinical Research, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Stem Cell Biology
Selected Key Publications
  1. Citrin DE, Shankavaram U, Horton JA, Shield W 3rd, Zhao S, Asano H, White A, Sowers A, Thetford A, Chung EJ
    J Natl Cancer Inst. 105(19): 1474-84, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Horton JA, Hudak KE, Chung EJ, White AO, Scroggins BT, Burkeen JF, Citrin DE
    Stem Cells. 31(10): 2231-41, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Urick ME, Chung EJ, Shield WP 3rd, Gerber N, White A, Sowers A, Thetford A, Camphausen K, Mitchell J, Citrin DE
    Clin Cancer Res. 17(15): 5038-47, 2011. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Chung EJ, Brown AP, Asano H, Mandler M, Burgan WE, Carter D, Camphausen K, Citrin D.
    Clin Cancer Res. 15(9): 3050-7, 2009. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Citrin D, Cotrim AP, Hyodo F, Baum BJ, Krishna MC, Mitchell JB
    Oncologist. 15(4): 360-71, 2010. [ Journal Article ]

Dr. Citrin is a clinician and translational researcher in the Radiation Oncology Branch at NCI. She is a graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine and completed her residency training at NCI and the National Capital Consortium. She joined the NIH in 2001. Her research interests include the pre-clinical and clinical testing of radiation modifiers and the mechanisms of normal tissue injury from radiation. Dr. Citrin is involved in the clinical care of patients with genitourinary cancers (prostate and bladder), gastrointestinal cancers, and melanoma. Dr. Citrin is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Name Position
Eunjoo Chung Ph.D. Research Biologist
Luz Giordano P.A. MHA Physician Assistant
Jason Horton Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
Kathryn Hudak Postbaccalaureate Fellow
Grace Mckay-corkum Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
Brad T. Scroggins Ph.D. Research Fellow
Ayla O. White Laboratory Technician (Contr)

Summary

Dr. Citrin is a clinician and translational researcher in the Radiation Oncology Branch at NCI. She is a graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine and completed her residency training at the NCI. Her research interests include the pre-clinical and clinical testing of radiation modifiers and the mechanisms of normal tissue injury from radiation. Dr. Citrin is involved in the clinical care of patients with genitourinary cancers (prostate and bladder), gastrointestinal cancers, and thoracic malignancies. Dr. Citrin is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Areas of Expertise
1) prostate cancer 2) bladder cancer 3) gastrointestinal (GI) cancer 4) normal tissue injury 5) radiation fibrosis 6) radiation modifiers

Clinical Trials

Research

Dr. Citrin's research interests include the pre-clinical and clinical testing of radiation modifiers and the mechanisms of normal tissue injury from radiation. Dr. Citrin is involved in the clinical care of patients with genitourinary cancers (prostate and bladder), gastrointestinal cancers, and melanoma.

Scientific Focus Areas:
Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Clinical Research, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Stem Cell Biology

Publications

Selected Key Publications
  1. Citrin DE, Shankavaram U, Horton JA, Shield W 3rd, Zhao S, Asano H, White A, Sowers A, Thetford A, Chung EJ
    J Natl Cancer Inst. 105(19): 1474-84, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Horton JA, Hudak KE, Chung EJ, White AO, Scroggins BT, Burkeen JF, Citrin DE
    Stem Cells. 31(10): 2231-41, 2013. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Urick ME, Chung EJ, Shield WP 3rd, Gerber N, White A, Sowers A, Thetford A, Camphausen K, Mitchell J, Citrin DE
    Clin Cancer Res. 17(15): 5038-47, 2011. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Chung EJ, Brown AP, Asano H, Mandler M, Burgan WE, Carter D, Camphausen K, Citrin D.
    Clin Cancer Res. 15(9): 3050-7, 2009. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Citrin D, Cotrim AP, Hyodo F, Baum BJ, Krishna MC, Mitchell JB
    Oncologist. 15(4): 360-71, 2010. [ Journal Article ]

Biography

Dr. Citrin is a clinician and translational researcher in the Radiation Oncology Branch at NCI. She is a graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine and completed her residency training at NCI and the National Capital Consortium. She joined the NIH in 2001. Her research interests include the pre-clinical and clinical testing of radiation modifiers and the mechanisms of normal tissue injury from radiation. Dr. Citrin is involved in the clinical care of patients with genitourinary cancers (prostate and bladder), gastrointestinal cancers, and melanoma. Dr. Citrin is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Team

Name Position
Eunjoo Chung Ph.D. Research Biologist
Luz Giordano P.A. MHA Physician Assistant
Jason Horton Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
Kathryn Hudak Postbaccalaureate Fellow
Grace Mckay-corkum Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
Brad T. Scroggins Ph.D. Research Fellow
Ayla O. White Laboratory Technician (Contr)