Radiation Oncology

Wenqing Sun, MD, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Email: wenqing-sun@uiowa.edu

Education

MD, Medicine, Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China
PhD, Free Radical and Radiation Biology, University of Iowa

Residency, Beijng Cancer Hospital, Beijing China
Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
Residency, Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

China Medical License
Iowa Medical License
Passed oral boards
Passed written boards

All Publications

Patel S, TenNapel M, Button A, Bhatia S, Sun W.  Impact on survival of brachytherapy in inoperable endometrial cancer: the (SEER) experience from 2004-2010. .  ASTRO 56th Annual Meeting .  2014 September 14. 

Kim Y, Cheung K, Wang D, Mart C, Sheybani A, Sun W, Bhatia S.  Overall rectum and bladder doses when integrated EBRT and HDR brachytherapy doses for cervical cancer by accounting for organ deformations. .  ASTRO 56th Annual Meeting.  2014 September 14. 

Chang T, Anderson C, Marquardt M, Sun W, Graham M, Button A, Buatti  J.  Phase 2 prospective trial of triphasic PET/CT: primary site inflammation versus cancer at 3 months after completion of radiation for head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. .  ASTRO 56th Annual Meeting .  2014 September 14. 

Plichta K, Sun W, Anderson C, Brown B, Casavant T, Braun T, Buatti  J.  The prognosis value of pretreatment FDG-PET in head and neck squamous cell cancers treated with definitive chemoradiation. .  ASTRO 56th Annual Meeting .  2014 September 14. 

McGuire S, Hareendran R, Xia J, Bhatia S, Sun W, Rockey W, Menda Y, Ponto L, Gross B, Buatti  J.  Voxel based analysis of bone marrow response to chemoraradiation therapy using FLT PET images in pelvic cancer patients. .  ASTRO 56th Annual Meeting .  2014 September 14. 

Anderson C, Sun W, Buatti J, Maley J, Policeni B, Mott S, Bayouth J.  Interobserver and Intermodality Variability in GTV Delineation on Simulation CT, FDG- PET, and MR Images of Head and Neck Cancer..  J Radiat Oncol & Res.  2014 September 5. 

Hoover A, Milhem M, Anderson C, Sun W, Smith B, Hoffman H, Buatti J.  Efficacy of nelfinavir as monotherapy in refractory adenoid cystic carcinoma. Results of a phase II clinical trial. .  Head Neck.  2014 March 5. 
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Anderson C, Chang T, Graham M, Marquardt M, Button A, Smith B, Menda Y, Sun W, Pagedar N, Buatti  J.  Change of SUVmax Slope in Dynamic Triphasic FDG-PET/CT Distinguishes Malignancy from Post-Radiation Inflammation in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma - a Prospective Trial .  IJROBP.  2014. 

Anderson C, Sun W, Buatti J, Maley J, Policeni B, Mott S, Bayouth J.  Interobserver and Intermodality Variability in GTV Delineation on Simulation CT, FDG-PET, and MR Images of Head and Neck Cancer .  Journal of Radiation Oncology and Research.  2014. 1(1).

Anderson C, Sun W, Buatti J, Maley J, Policeni B, Mott S, Bayouth J.  Interobserver and intermodality variability in GTV delineation on Simulation CT, FDG-PET, and MR Images of head and neck cancer. .  JROR.  2014. 

Lorenzen A, De Andrade J, Lizarraga I, Scott-Conner C, Sugg S, Erdahl L, Sun W, Weigel R.  Intraoperative Radiotherapy For Breast Cancer Treatment in a Rural Community. .  SSO.  2014. 

Li H, Bai J, Wu X, Mart C, Bhatia S, Abu-Hejleh T, Sun W, TenNapel M, McGuire S, Flynn R, Buatti J, Kim  Y.  Semi-Automated Co-Segmentation of Tumor Volume Using Multimodality Pet-Ct in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC).  Austin J Cancer Clin Research.  2014. 1(3).

Parkhurst J, Erickson S, Wenqing S, Funk G, Anderson C, Buatti J.  Parathyroid Adenoma: Report of a patient successfully treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy..  Pract Radiat Oncol.  2014 January. 4(1):55-7.
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Schnidel J, Bhatia S, Sun W,  Y.  Dosimetric impacts of applicator displacement and applicator reconstruction -uncertainities on 3D image-guided brachytherapy for cervical cancer. .  J Contemp Brachytherapy .  2013 December. 5(4):250-7.
[PubMed]

Anderson C, Marquardt M, Steen S, Hoover A, Button A, Karnell L, Wehbe A, Sun W, Funk G, Buatti J.  Analysis of Pathologic Factors From Surgical Resection Influences Accuracy of 3 Month Post-Radiation Therapy FDG PET/CT in Resected Oral Cavity Cancer Patients.  Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys.  2013. 87(25).

Sun W, Bhatia S, Jacobson G, Flynn R, Kim Y.  Target volume changes through high-dose-rate brachytherapy for cervical cancer when evaluated on high resolution (3.0 Tesla) magnetic resonance imaging. .  Pract Radiat Oncol.  2012 October. 2(4):e101-6.
[PubMed]

Bauer C, Sun S, Sun W, Otis J, Wallace A, Graham M, Smith B, Sunderland J, Sonka M, Buatti J, Beichel R.  Automated measurement of uptake in cerebellum, liver, and aortic arch in full-body FDG PET/CT scans. .  Med Phys.  2012 June. 39(6):3112-23.
[PubMed]

Sun W, Weydert C, Zhang Y, Xiao L, Spitz D, Domann F, Oberley L.  Superoxide Enhances the Antitumor Combination of AdMnSOD Plus BCNU in Breast Cancer.  Cancers.  2010 February 12. 2(1):68-87.
[PubMed]

Sun W, Kalen A, Smith B, Cullen J, Oberley L.  Enhancing the antitumor activity of adriamycin and ionizing radiation..  Cancer Res.  2009 May 15. 69(10):4294-300.
[PubMed]

Yu L, Hitchler M, Sun W, Sarsour E, Goswami P, Klingelhutz A, Domann F.  AP-2alpha inhibits c-MYC induced oxidative stress and apoptosis in HaCaT human keratinocytes..  J Oncol.  2009. 
[PubMed]

Weydert C, Zhang Y, Sun W, Waugh T, Teoh M, Andringa K, Aykin-Burns N, Spitz D, Smith B, Oberley L.  Increased oxidative stress created by adenoviral MnSOD or CuZnSOD plus BCNU (1,3-bis(2-chlorethyl)-1 nitrosourea) inhibits breast cancer cell growth. .  Free Radic Biol Med.  2008 March 1. 44(5):856-67.
[PubMed]

Teoh M, Sun W, Smith B, Oberley L, Cullen J.  Modulation of reactive oxygen species in pancreatic cancer..  Clin Cancer Res.  2007 December 15. 13(23):7441-50.
[PubMed]

Liu J, Du J, Zhang Y, Sun W, Smith B, Oberley L, Cullen J.  Suppression of the malignant phenotype in pancreatic cancer by overexpression of phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase.  Hum Gene Ther.  2006 January. 17(1):105-16.
[PubMed]

Liu J, Hinkhouse M, Sun W, Weydert C, Ritchie J, Oberley L, Cullen J.  Redox regulation of pancreatic cancer cell growth: role of glutathione peroxidase in the suppression of the malignant phenotype.  Hum Gene Ther.  2004 March. 15(3):239-50.
[PubMed]

Zhao A, Li J, Sun W.  Detection and significance of lymph node micrometastases in patients with histologically node-negative gastric carcinoma. .  Zhonghua Zhong liu Za Zhi.  2000. 22(3):222-4.

Date Last Modified: 06/07/2014 - 21:56:23