MBA, School of Management, University at Buffalo, Summa Cum Laude (2007)
MD, Medicine, Univesity at Buffalo, Honors (1999)
MS, Natural Science/Biochemistry, University at Buffalo (1994)
BS, Psychobiology, SUNY Binghamton (1993)
Chief, Perioperative Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2005-present)
Medical Director, Center for Preoperative Evaluation, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2005-present)
Staff Anesthesiologist, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2005-present)
Director of Medical Student Education, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (2005-present)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (2005-present)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Tufts University, School of Medicine (2004–2005)
Staff Anesthesiologist, Anesthesiology, Newton Wellesley Hospital (2004–2005)
Director of Admissions and Medical Student Education, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (2003–2004)
Clinical Instructor, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (2003–2004)
Awards and Honors:
Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
Filadora VA, Lema MJ. Bioterrorism and the Anesthesiologist. Trauma Care. 2004; 14(1).
Filladora VA, Lema MJ. Neuroanatomy of pain transmission. Emerg Med. 2000; 32.
Filadora VA, Lema MJ. Medical management and interventional modalities in patients with acute herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia. Curr Anesth Rep. 2000; 2.
Sist T, Filadora V, Miner M, Lema MJ. Gabapentin for idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia: Report of Two Cases. Neurology. 1997; 48.
Sist TC, Filadora V, Miner M, Lema MJ. Clinical experience with Gabapentin for neuropathic pain in the head and neck: Report of 10 cases. Regional Anesthesia. 1997; 22.
Books and Book Chapters:
Filadora VA, Lema MJ. Alkylating Agents. 2010.
Filadora VA, Lema MJ. Bleomycin. 2010.
Lema MJ, Day M, Myers DP, Filadora VA, Plata E. Cancer Pain. 2003.
Filadora VA, Plata ET, Lema MJ. Cancer Pain Management Outcome Analysis. 2000.
Lema MJ, Filadora VA. Complications and Sequelae fo Cancer Pain Management. 1999.
Filadora VA, Butt Z, O‘Leary KA, Guru K. Do significant comorbidities impact complications following robot-assisted radical cystectomy?. ASA Annual Meeting. 2008.
Matsuno F, Filadora VA, VanKouwenberg D, Tsujie A, Tsuijie T, Tsai H, Seon B. Suppression of growth of human malignant B cells by naked monoclonal antibodies that target ectoepitopes of the IgA/IgB (CD79) component of the human B cell antigen complex. American Association for Cancer Research. 2007.
Filadora VA, Sist TC. Gabapentin for the treatment of herpes zoster. American Pain Society. 1998.
Filadora VA, Sist TC, Patel N, Miner M, Lema MJ. Gabapentin for treatment of neuropathic pain. American Pain Society. 1996.
Patel N, Sist TC, Filadora VA, Miner M, Harrison P. Efficacy of mexilitine in the treatment of neuropathic pain. American Pain Society. 1996.
Filadora V, Sist T, Miner M, Lema MJ. Gabapentin Treatment of Neuropathic Pain: A report of 12 cases. APS. 1996; 652.