Carla Casulo, M.D.

Carla Casulo, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-5823

Professional Bio

Carla Casulo, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, was awarded her medical degree from the State University of New York Downstate in Brooklyn, New York. She later completed her internship, residency and chief residency at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut.



From 2008 to 2012, Dr. Casulo was a fellow in hematology and oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, New York. Dr. Casulo was honored as recipient of numerous awards, including the John W. Bracket Housestaff Teaching Award at Yale University School of Medicine, the Mortimer Latcher Fellowship Award from the Lymphoma Foundation, the NIH John Calabresi Career Development Award, and an American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award. She has presented her work in lymphoma at both national and international levels and is a member of the American Society of Hematology and American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Dr. Casulo's research experience and areas of interest include newly diagnosed and relapsed Hodgkin lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, diffuse large B cell lymphoma ,and peripheral T cell lymphoma. In addition to being board-certified in medical oncology and hematology, she is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Research Bio

Carla Casulo, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, was awarded her medical degree from the State University of New York Downstate in Brooklyn, New York. She later completed her internship, residency and chief residency at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut.



From 2008 to 2012, Dr. Casulo was a fellow in hematology and oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, New York. Dr. Casulo was honored as recipient of numerous awards, including the John W. Bracket Housestaff Teaching Award at Yale University School of Medicine, the Mortimer Latcher Fellowship Award from the Lymphoma Foundation, the NIH John Calabresi Career Development Award, and an American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award. She has presented her work in lymphoma at both national and international levels and is a member of the American Society of Hematology and American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Dr. Casulo's research experience and areas of interest include newly diagnosed and relapsed Hodgkin lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, diffuse large B cell lymphoma ,and peripheral T cell lymphoma. In addition to being board-certified in medical oncology and hematology, she is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

Awards & Honors (National)

SPORE Career Development Award in Lymphoma Research | National Institue of Health 2013 - 2014

Awards & Honors (Local)

Abstract Achievement Award | American Society of Hematology 2011
Career Development Award (K12 Grant) | John Calabresi 2010 - 2012
Competively Selected | AAMC Minority Career Development Conference 2009
Latcher Fellowship Award | Lymphoma Foundation 2009 - 2010
John W Bracket Housestaff Teaching Award | Yale University School of Medicine | New Haven, CT 2008
Intern of the Year | Yale University School of Medicine | New Haven, CT 2005
Golden Key National Honor Society 1999
Thomas Hunter Honors Program | New York, NY 1999
Cum Laude | Hunter College | New York, NY 1999

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 7 available »

2014
Casulo, C; Vose, J;Ho, W; Kahl,B; Brunvand, M; Goy, A; Kasamon, Y; Cheson,B; Friedberg, J. "A Phase I Study of PRO131921, a Novel Anti-CD20 Monoclonal Antibody in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory CD20+ Indolent NHL: Correlation between Clinical Responses and AUC Pharmacokinetics Corresponding Author: Dr. Carla Casulo". 2014; .
2013 Oct
Casulo C, Schöder H, Feeney J, Lim R, Maragulia J, Zelenetz AD, Horwitz S. "18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in the staging and prognosis of T cell lymphoma." Leukemia & lymphoma.. 2013 Oct; 54(10):2163-7. Epub 2013 Mar 04.
2013 Sep
Casulo C, Arcila M, Bohn OL, Teruya-Feldstein J, Maragulia J, Moskowitz CH. "Tumor associated macrophages in relapsed and refractory Hodgkin lymphoma." Leukemia research.. 2013 Sep; 37(9):1178-83. Epub 2013 May 21.
2013
Casulo, C; Maragulia, J; Zelenetz AD. "Incidence of Hypogammalobulinemia in Patients Receiving Rituximab and the Use of Intravenous Immunoglobulin for Recurrent Infections". Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leukemia. 2013; Epub ahead of print.
2013
Casulo, C; Friedberg J. "Treatment of early-stage follicular lymphoma: do as I say, not as I do". International Journal of Hematologic Oncology. 2013; 2(1): 1-3.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Cancer Center

Specialties

Hematology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

M.D. | Medicine | State University of New York, Downstate2004
B.A. | Hunter College, City University of New YorkAttended 1993 - 1998

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center07/01/2008 - 06/30/2012
Residency in Internal Medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/2005 - 06/30/2008
Internship at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/2004 - 06/30/2005