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Kilian                         Salerno

Kilian E. Salerno MD

Department of Radiation Oncology

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Director of Breast Radiation Oncology, Director of Soft Tissue/Melanoma Radiation Oncology

 

Education and Training:
  • MD, Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Magna cum laude (2001)
Awards and Honors:
  • Walter T. Murphy Teaching Award, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2011)
  • Chief Resident, Radiation Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2010)
  • CALGB Summer Group Meeting, Fellow Travel Award Recipient (2010)
  • University at Buffalo Scholarly Exchange Poster Award (2009)
  • CALGB Summer Group Meeting (2009)
  • American Radium Society Young Oncologist Essay Award (2009)
  • Clinical Pharmacology of Anticancer Agents, Cancer Education Consortium, Fellow Travel Award Recipient (2008)
  • Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium, Fellow Travel Award Recipient (2008)
  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Fellows Award (2008)
  • University at Buffalo Resident Teaching Award. (2008)
  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Annual Meeting, Fellow Travel Award Recipient (2007)
  • Chief Resident, Emergency Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo (2004)
  • Dean's Letter of Commendation (2001)
  • Bernard H. Smith Memorial Award in Clinical Neurology (2001)
  • Janet M. Glasgow Award and Citation, American Medical Women‘s Association (2001)
  • Department of Emergency Medicine Scholastic Award, State University of New York at Buffalo (2001)
  • Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (2001)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (2000)
  • Association of Pathology Chairs Honor Society (1999)
  • James A. Gibson Anatomical Honor Society (1998)
  • Howard Hughes Scholar (1997)
  • Sigma Xi (1997)
  • Phi Beta Kappa (1997)



Professional Memberships:
  • ACR TXIT Exam Committee; In-service question writer for breast, soft tissue/bone (2014–present)
  • NCCN Breast Cancer Pane (2013–present)
  • NRG Sarcoma Working Group (2013–present)
  • NCCN Colon/Rectal/Anal Cancers Panel (2010–2013)
  • ACR TXIT Exam Committee; Stand in committee chair for breast study section
  • ASCO Post Mastectomy Guidelines Panel
  • American Brachytherapy Society
  • American College of Radiation Oncology
  • American Radium Society
  • American Society for Radiation Oncology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • The Connective Tissue Oncology Society
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Presentations:
  • "“The Best of the National Meetings: Everything I Need to Know I Learned at NCoBC” Invited speaker" NCoBC 26th Annual National Interdisciplinary Breast Center Conference, NCoBC, Radiation Oncology (2016)
  • "“Tumor Board.” Invited panel discussant" NCoBC 26th Annual National Interdisciplinary Breast Center Conference, NCoBC, Radiation Oncology (2016)
  • "Advancing the Standaed of Cancer Care. “NCCN Guidelines Updates: Breast Cancer. Invited speaker" NCCN 21st Annual Conference, National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Radiation Oncology (2016)
  • "“Adjuvant Radiation for Early Stage Breast Cancer. Invited speaker" NCCN Breast Cancer Congress, National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Radiation Oncology (2016)
  • "Retroperitoneal Sarcoma. Invited speaker" The 2015 Radiation Conference for Therapists & Dosimetrists in Conjunction with the AAMD Region IV Meeting, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2015)
  • "Gynecologic & Breast Cancers: New Paradigm in the Management of Ovarian and Breast Cancers, The Evolving Landscape of Breast Radiotherapy. Invited speaker" Roswell Park Cancer Institute 5th Annual Shashikant Lele, MD Lecture in Gynecology Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2015)
  • "Respiratory Motion Management. Invited speaker" 14th Annual Radiation Oncology Conference for Therapists & Dosimetrists, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2013)
  • "What‘s New in Breast Cancer Care? Breast Irradiation and Hypofractionation Schemes. Invited speaker" Roswell Park Cancer Institute 4th Annual Shashikant Lele, MD Lecture in Gynecology Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2013)
  • "“Radiation for high risk stage III melanoma.” Invited speaker" Melanoma 2013: Standard Treatment, Novel Therapies, and Ongoing Controversies, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2013)
  • "Multimodality Therapy for Soft Tissue Sarcomas (STS). Invited speaker" 13th Annual Radiation Oncology Conference, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2012)
  • "Association of technetium99m MAG-3 renal scintigraphy with change in creatinine clearance following chemoradiation to the abdomen in patients with gastrointestinal malignancies. Poster presentation" State University of New York at Buffalo 2010 Department of Surgery Annual Research Day, State University of New York at Buffalo, Radiation Oncology (2010)
  • "Change in renal function after chemoradiotherapy for pancreatic cancer. Poster presentation" State University of New York at Buffalo 2010 Department of Surgery Annual Research Day, State University of New York at Buffalo, Radiation Oncology (2010)
  • "Change in renal function after chemoradiotherapy for pancreatic cancer. Poster presentation" 2010 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, ASCO, Radiation Oncology (2010)
  • "Change in renal function after chemoradiotherapy for pancreatic cancer. Poster presentation." 2010 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, ASCO, Radiation Oncology (2010)
  • "Salivary Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma: SEER Database Analysis of the Impact of Surgery, Radiation, and Lymph Node Involvement on Survival. Poster presentation" 2010 ASTRO Annual Meeting, ASTRO, Radiation Oncology (2010)
  • "Case Presentation: Controversies in Post-Mastectomy Radiation.” Oral presentation" NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology Breast Cancer Symposium., National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Case Presentation: Controversies in Post-Mastectomy Radiation.” Oral presentation" National Comprehensive Cancer Network Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology Breast Cancer Symposium, National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Update on NCCN Breast Cancer Clinical Practice Guidelines. Case Presentation: Controversies in Post-Mastectomy Radiation.” Oral presentation" Roswell Park Cancer Institute Surgical Grand Rounds, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Analysis of clinical and dosimetric factors associated with change in renal function in patients with gastrointestinal malignancies following chemoradiation to the abdomen. Oral presentation" American Radium Society 91st Annual Meeting, American Radium Society, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Change in renal function as measured by Technetium99m MAG-3 scintigraphy and biochemical endpoints following chemoradiation to the abdomen for gastrointestinal malignancies. Poster presentation" 2009 International Society of Gastrointestinal Oncology Annual Meeting, International Society of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Renal Atrophy Secondary to Abdominal Chemoradiotherapy: Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) Analysis. Poster presentation" 2009 ASTRO Annual Meeting, ASTRO, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Renal atrophy secondary to chemoradiation treatment of abdominal malignancies. Poster presentation" 2009 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, ASCO, Radiation Oncology (2009)
  • "Craniospinal Irradiation. Invited speaker" Roswell Park Cancer Institute‘s 9th Annual Radiation Oncology Conference for Therapists and Dosimetrists, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology (2008)
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Service Activities:
  • Peer Support Advisor for UB Royal College of Physicians Educator Program; Advisor (2014–present)
  • UB GME Resident Grievance Committee; Committee Member (2014–present)
  • Cancer Committee; Cancer Liaison Physician; Faculty Liaison (2013–present)
  • Faculty Moderator for SUNY at Buffalo Spring Clinical Day / Annual Scholarly Exchange; Moderator (2013–present)
  • Ethics Committee; Committee Member (2012–present)
  • Medical Staff Executive Committee; Committee Member (2012–present)
  • UB Faculty Council; Second term, elected departmental representative.; Department Representative (2012–present)
  • Patient Safety Moderator for SUNY at Buffalo Incoming Residents Training; Moderator (2011–2014)
  • EMR Advisory Committee; Committee Member (2011–2012)
  • CME Advisory Committee; Committee Member (2011–present)
  • Breast Cancer Case Rate Development Committee; Committee Member (2010–2014)
  • Cancer Committee; Committee Member (2010–present)

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Contact Information

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Radiation Medicine Department
Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: 716-845-1450
Fax: 716-845-7616
Email: ksalerno@buffalo.edu


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