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Rajni Sethi, MD

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Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco


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Education

New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, Residency, 2012
Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA, Transitional Year Internship, 2007–June 2008
University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, MD,  2007
Yale University, New Haven, CT,  BS, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 2000


Professional Experience

  • September 2012 – present
    Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco

Honors & Awards

  • Resident of the Year, 2010
  • ASCO Cancer Foundation Merit Award, 2009
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital Geller Research Award, 2007
  • Arlene J. and Dr. Bernard Goodhead Service Award in Oncology, 2007
  • Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 2006 & 2007
  • Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society, 2006 - present
  • ASTRO Translational Research Symposium Travel Grant, 2005
  • National Institute of Health Summer Research Grant, 2004
  • National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates, 1998 & 1999
  • Richter Fellowship for summer research, 1999
  • Hitachi Fellowship for summer research, 1998

Selected Publications

  1. Rocchi L, Pacilli A, Sethi R, Penzo M, Schneider RJ, Treré D, Brigotti M, Montanaro L. Dyskerin depletion increases VEGF mRNA internal ribosome entry site-mediated translation. Nucleic Acids Res. 2013 Sep; 41(17):8308-18.
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  2. Sethi RA, Jozsef G, Grew D, Marciscano A, Pennell R, Babcock M, McCarthy A, Curtin J, Schiff PB. Is there a role for an external beam boost in cervical cancer radiotherapy? Front Oncol. 2013; 3:3.
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  3. Sethi RA, No HS, Jozsef G, Ko JP, Formenti SC. Comparison of three-dimensional versus intensity-modulated radiotherapy techniques to treat breast and axillary level III and supraclavicular nodes in a prone versus supine position. Radiother Oncol. 2012 Jan; 102(1):74-81.
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  4. Simpson DR, Einck JP, Nath SK, Sethi RA, Wang JZ, Mundt AJ, Sandhu AP. Comparison of daily cone-beam computed tomography and kilovoltage planar imaging for target localization in prostate cancer patients following radical prostatectomy. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2011 Jul-Sep; 1(3):156-62.
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  5. Sethi R, Allen J, Donahue B, Karajannis M, Gardner S, Wisoff J, Kunnakkat S, Mathew J, Zagzag D, Newman K, Narayana A. Prospective neuraxis MRI surveillance reveals a high risk of leptomeningeal dissemination in diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma. J Neurooncol. 2011 Mar; 102(1):121-7.
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  6. Sethi RA, Stamell EF, Price L, DeLacure M, Sanfilippo N. Head and neck radiotherapy compliance in an underserved patient population. Laryngoscope. 2010 Jul; 120(7):1336-41.
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  7. Sethi R, Sanfilippo N. Six-month depot formulation of leuprorelin acetate in the treatment of prostate cancer. Clin Interv Aging. 2009; 4:259-67.
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  8. Sandhu A, Sethi R, Rice R, Wang JZ, Marcus L, Salem C, Downs T, Parsons JK, Millard F, Pawlicki T, Mundt A. Prostate bed localization with image-guided approach using on-board imaging: reporting acute toxicity and implications for radiation therapy planning following prostatectomy. Radiother Oncol. 2008 Jul; 88(1):20-5.
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  9. Sethi R, Barshop B, Stucky ER. Vomiting-again? J Hosp Med. 2007 May; 2(3):189-93.
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