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Susanne M. Arnold, MD

Associate Director of Clinical Translation
Susanne M. Arnold, MD
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Practice Area

  • Head and Neck Cancer Team
  • Lung and Thoracic Cancer Team
  • Medical Oncology
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  • About

    Personal Statement

    Some of my first memories are going with my dad to the hospital because he was a doctor, and that's how I first became interested in medicine. He was the director of the Center on Aging here for over 25 years, so I have great pride in being a second-generation doctor here at the University of Kentucky. Even deeper than that is my love of Kentucky, because I'm an eighth-generation Kentuckian and my children are ninth-generation Kentuckians. So, serving Kentucky in the little area that I can make a difference which is in cancer care, where we have some of the biggest health disparities and highest mortality rates, is really a calling to me.

    Faculty Rank

    Professor of Medicine
    Buck-Kentucky Lung Cancer Research Chair

    Degree

    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine

    Residency

    Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville

    Fellowship

    Medical Oncology and Hematology, University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

  • Publications

    Publications

    1. S100A4 drives non-small cell lung cancer invasion, associates with poor prognosis, and is effectively targeted by the FDA-approved anti-helminthic agent niclosamide. Oncotarget. 2016 Apr 25. Stewart RL, Carpenter BL, West DS, Knifley T, Liu L, Wang C, Weiss HL, Gal TS, Durbin EB, Arnold SM, O'Connor KL, Chen M.
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    2. Responsive Hydrogel Nanoparticles for Pulmonary Delivery. J Drug Deliv Sci Technol. 2015 Oct 1;29:143-151. Stocke NA, Arnold SM, Hilt JZ.
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    3. Status and Response to Induction Low-Dose Fractionated Radiation in Advanced Head and Neck Cancer. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2015 Sep;124(9):714-20. Silver NL, Arnold SM, Gleason JF, Kudrimoti M, Brill Y, Dressler EV, Valentino J.
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    4. Formulation and characterization of inhalable magnetic nanocomposite microparticles (MnMs) for targeted pulmonary delivery via spray drying. Int J Pharm. 2015 Feb 20;479(2):320-8. Stocke NA, Meenach SA, Arnold SM, Mansour HM, Hilt JZ.
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    5. Protracted dosing of the lipophilic camptothecin analogue AR-67 in non-small cell lung cancer xenografts and humans. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2014 Jul;74(1):45-54. Tsakalozou E, Adane ED, Liang Y, Arnold SM, Leggas M.
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  • Research

    Cancer Center Member

    Research Focus

    Phase I investigations, lung cancer, head and neck cancer, radiation-chemotherapy interactions, population studies in Appalachia.

    Programs

    • Cancer Prevention and Control
    • Drug Discovery, Delivery and Translational Therapeutics

    College & Department

    • College of Medicine
    • Department of Internal Medicine

    For Referring Physicians

    Ben F. Roach Cancer Care Facility

    CC457
    800 Rose Street
    Lexington, KY 40536
    United States

    Phone
    859-323-8043
  • Videos/Media

    UK is Tracing Lung Cancer in Appalachian Kentucky


    UK HealthCare physicians share their thoughts on patient-centeredness, communication and delivering great care to the Commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond.


    Podcasts

    Clinical Trials: What Patients Need to Know