Selected Publications

1.    Ossama Tawfik, MD, PhD; Janakiraman Subramanian, MD; Samuel Caughron, MD; Pradip Manna, MD; Eric Ewing, MD; Matthew Aboudara, MD; John Borsa, MD; Liudmila Schafer, MD; Timothy Saettele, MD; Sreeni Jonnalagadda, MD. Challenges in Pathology Specimens Processing in the New Era of Precision Medicine. Arch Pathol Lab Med (2022) 146 (5): 603–610.

2.    Shannon Zhang, Danielle Brazel, Priyanka Kumar, Liudmila Schafer, Benjamin Eidenschink, Maheswari Senthil, Farshid Dayyani. Utility of tumor-informed circulating tumor DNA in the clinical management of gastrointestinal malignancies. J Gastrointest Oncology. 2021 Dec;12(6):2643-2652.

3.    Schafer LN, Anders M, Makhoul I. Beyond Traditional Teaching: Feasibility of Peer-to-Peer Teaching in a Hematology-Oncology Fellowship. J Cancer Educ, September 2019, Volume 34, Issue 1, p S25

4.    Joshi K, Atwal D, Siegel E,Jillella A, Konda M, Parikh R, Ananthula A, Bano K, Arnaoutakis K, Schafer L, Milojkovich N, Mahmoud F, Govindajaran R. Absolute Lymphocyte Count (ALC) as Predictor of Pneumocysstis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) Infection in Patients on Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors (ICPi). American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), May 2019, J Clin Oncol. e14255.

5.    Briggler A., Sidarous G, Atwal D., Mohan M, Johnson A, Schafer L., Effect of Health Literacy Education on Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting. Association of VA Hematology/Oncology Annual Meeting, 2019.

6.    Makhoul I, Motwani P, Schafer L, Arnaoutakis K, Mahmoud F, Safar M, Graves D, Mehta P, Govindarajan R, Hutchins L, Thrush C. Integrating Collaborative Learning and Competition in a Hematology/Oncology Training Program. J Cancer Educ, 2018 Feb;33(1):186-192. PMID: 27516202. 

7.    Mahmoud F, Arnaoutakis K, Motwani P, Schafer L, Mehta P, Makhoul I. Hematology/oncology fellow’s training in palliative care: results of a national survey. J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl 29S; abstr 178).

8.    Raval M, Kumar A, Hao L, Jewell S, Sokola F, Mehta P, Arnaoutakis K, Makhoul I, Schafer L. Distress Screening at the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System Hematology- Oncology Clinic: A Quality Improvement Project. Fed Pract. 2016 September 33 (sup 8):33S

9.    Schafer LN, Sundaram A, Sigmon J, Micklewright M, Krishnaswamy G. Subcutaneous Infusion of Immunoglobulin (SQI) May Allow Tolerance of Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) in Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID) With Prior Anaphylaxis. Abstracts of the Annual Meeting of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the 12th International Food Allergy Symposium, November 9-15, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunology 2007 Jan:98(Suppl 1): A3-118.