University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Judith A. Luce, MD

Judith A. Luce, MD

Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology), UCSF

Education

University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, B.A., 1970, Biology
University of California, San Francisco, CA, M.D., 1974, Medicine
University of Colorado, Denver, CO, Residency, 1974-77, Internal Medicine
University of Colorado, Denver, CO, Fellowship, 1977-78, Hematology
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Fellowship, 1978-80, Medical Oncology


Professional Experience

  • 1980-81
    Acting Instructor in Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington; Research Assistant of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • 1981-82
    Assistant Research Virologist, Cancer Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco
  • 1983-1992
    Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  • 1992-1998
    Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  • 1998-present
    Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Honors & Awards

  • 1966
    National Merit Scholar
  • 1966
    Honors at Entrance, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • 1966
    Chancellor's Award, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • 1970
    Honors at Graduation, Honors in Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • 1973
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • 1979-80
    American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 1982
    Young Investigator Award, National Cancer Institute
  • 1990
    Kaiser Teaching Award, UC San Francisco
  • SELE

Selected Publications

  • Luce, J.A. "Rational Use of Blood and Blood Products in Critically lll Patients." in George, R.B.,ed. Pulmonary and Critical Care Uedate. Princeton: American College of Chest Physicians, 1990. Vol. 5,
  • Luce, J.A. and Ziegler J.L. "AIDS and Cancer" in Brain, M.C. and Carbone, P.P., eds. Current Therapy in Hematolooy Oncology. Philadelphia: B.C.Decker, 1991. pp409 413.
  • Luce, J.A. "Hematology" in Matthay, R.A., Matthay, M.A., and Wiedemann, H.P., eds. Annual Review of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. 1991 Philadelphia: Hanley & Belfus, pp235 252.
  • Valone F.H., Gandara D.R., Deisseroth A.B., Perez E.A., Rayner A., Aronson F.R., Luce, J. and Paradise, C. "Interleukin 2, Cisplatin, and 5 Fluorouracil for Patients with Non Small Cell Lung and Head/Neck Carcinomas" J. Immunotherapy 10:207 213, 1991.
  • Valone F., Gandara D., Luce J., Perez E.R., Braham N., George M. and Letvak L. "Phase I Trial of a Five Day Infusion of 6S Formyltetrahydrofolate plus daily Bolus 5 FU in Patients with Advanced Gastrointestinal Malignancies" Manuscript in preparation.
  • Luce, J.A. "Metastatic Malignant Tumors" in Murray, J.E. and Nadel J.A., eds. Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, 2nd Edition. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, 1994. Chapter 50, pp1614-1621.
  • Luce, J.A. "Lymphoma, Lymphoproliferative Diseases and Other Primary Malignant Tumors." In Murray, J.E. and Nadel, J.A., eds. Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, 2nd Edition. Philadelphia, W. B. Saunders, 1994. Chapter 49, pp1597-1613.
  • Swig, L., Cook, M., Luce, J.A., et al. "Physician Responses to a Hospital Policy Allowing Them to Not Offer Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation." J. Amer. Geriatrics Society, 44:1215-1219, 1996.
  • Komanduri, K., Luce, J.A., McGrath, M.S., et al. "The Natural History and Molecular Heterogeneity of HIV-Associated Primary Malignant Lymphomatous Effusions." J. AIDS 13:215-226, 1996.
  • Rhoads, K. F., Luce, J. A., Knudson, M.M. "Breast Cancer Beliefs and Behaviors at the San Francisco General Hospital." The Breast Journal, 6(1):20-26, 2000.
  • Luce, J. A. "Lymphoma, Lymphoproliferative Diseases and Other Primary Malignant Tumors." In Murray, J.E. and Nadel, J.A., eds. Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, 3rd Edition. Philadelphia, W. B. Saunders, 2000. Chapter 47, pp. 1453-1468.
  • Luce, J.A. "Metastatic Malignant Tumors" in Murray, J.E. and Nadel J.A., eds. Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, 3rd Edition. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, 2000. Chapter 48, 1469-1476.
  • Luce, J. A. "Oncologic Emergencies." In Goldman, L., Wachter, R., Hollander, H., eds. Hospital Medicine. J. B. Lippincott, 2000. Chapter 78, 737-745.
  • Luce, J.M. and Luce, J.A. "Management of Dyspnea in Patients with Far-Advanced Lung Disease: Once I Lose It It's Kind of Hard to Catch It." JAMA, 285(10):1331-1338, 2001.
  • Hiatt, R. A., Pasick, R. J., Stewart, S., Bloom, J., Davis, P., Gardiner, P., Johnston, M., Luce, J., Schorr, K., Brunner, W., Stroud, F. "Community-based Cancer Screening for Underserved Women: Design and Baseline Findings from the Breast and Cervical Cancer Intervention Study." Prev. Med. 33(3):190-203, 2001.
  • Dibble, S.L., Isreal, J., Nussey, B., Casey, K., Luce, J. "Online exclusive: delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea in women treated for breast cancer." Oncol. Nurs. Forum. 30(2):E40-7, 2003.