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Andrea M. Baran, M.S.


About Me

Faculty Appointments

Senior Associate (Part-Time) - Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology (SMD)



MS | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry. Medical Statistics. 2009

BS | University of Rochester. Cell Biology, Cytology. 2008

BA | University of Rochester. Statistics. 2008


Journal Articles

Response-Adapted, Time-Limited Venetoclax, Umbralisib and Ublituximab for Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

Hill BT, Ma S, Zent CS, Baran AM, Wallace DS, Advani AS, Winter AM, Winter JN, Gordon LI, Karmali R, Liesveld JL, Mulford DA, Rowland C, Bui A, Sportelli P, Miskin HP, Weiss MS, Friedberg JW, Barr PM

Blood advances.. 2023 October 23 Epub 10/23/2023.

Phase 2 trial of umbralisib, ublituximab, and venetoclax in patients with relapsed/refractory mantle cell lymphoma.

Wallace DS, Rowland C, Hill BT, Baran AM, Casulo C, Reagan PM, Winter A, Karmali R, Winter JN, Gordon LI, Bui A, Sportelli P, Miskin HP, Weiss MS, Friedberg JW, Ma S, Barr PM

Leukemia & lymphoma.. 2023 June 21 :1-4. Epub 06/21/2023.

Associations of interleukin-6 with functional trajectories in older adults with cancer: Findings from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study.

Loh KP, Consagra W, Magnuson A, Baran A, Gilmore N, Giri S, LoCastro M, Isom S, Sohn MB, Williams GR, Houston DK, Nicklas B, Kritchevsky S, Klepin HD

Experimental gerontology.. 2023 April 27 :112185. Epub 04/27/2023.

Rituximab induced cytokine release with high serum IP-10 (CXCL10) concentrations is associated with infusion reactions.

Moore JE, Bloom PC, Chu CC, Bruno JE, Herne CA, Baran AM, Quataert SA, Mosmann TR, Taylor RP, Wallace DS, Elliott MR, Barr PM, Zent CS

Leukemia research.. 2023 March 29129 :107072. Epub 03/29/2023.

The role of splenectomy in management of splenic B-cell lymphomas.

Archibald WJ, Baran AM, Williams AM, Salloum RM, Richard Burack W, Evans AG, Syposs CR, Zent CS

Leukemia research.. 2023 March 2128 :107053. Epub 03/02/2023.

Acalabrutinib and High-Frequency Low-Dose Subcutaneous Rituximab for Initial Therapy of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

Wallace DS, Zent CS, Baran AM, Reagan PM, Casulo C, Rice G, Friedberg JW, Barr PM

Blood advances.. 2023 January 23 Epub 01/23/2023.

Bleeding and venous thromboembolism events in cancer patients taking direct oral anticoagulants vs. low molecular weight heparin

Frank A. Lattuca; Jeremiah Moore; Carissa Treptow; Kendra Delibert; Andrea Baran; Frank Akwaa.

Thrombosis Update. 2023; 10.

Adaptation of Serious Illness Care Program to be Delivered via Telehealth for Older Patients with Hematologic Malignancy.

Locastro M, Sanapala C, Mendler JH, Norton SA, Bernacki R, Carroll T, Klepin HD, Watson EE, Liesveld JL, Huselton EJ, O'Dwyer KM, Baran AM, Flannery M, Kluger B, Loh KP

Blood advances.. 2022 December 15 Epub 12/15/2022.

Referral to and receipt of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in older adults with acute myeloid leukemia.

Manogna D, Lipof JJ, Baran AM, Said B, Becker MW, Mendler JH, Aljitawi OS, O'Dwyer KM, Huselton E, Burack R, Blaney M, Liesveld JL, Loh KP

Journal of geriatric oncology.. 2022 November 10 Epub 11/10/2022.

Advance care planning in older patients with acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes.

LoCastro M, Sanapala C, Mendler JH, Norton S, Bernacki R, Carroll T, Klepin H, Watson E, Liesveld J, Huselton E, O'Dwyer K, Baran A, Flannery M, Kluger BM, Loh KP

Journal of geriatric oncology.. 2022 September 10 Epub 09/10/2022.

A curated human cellular microRNAome based on 196 primary cell types.

Patil AH, Baran A, Brehm ZP, McCall MN, Halushka MK

GigaScience.. 2022 August 2511 Epub 1900 01 01.

Evaluating Age as a Predictor of Postoperative Opioid Use and Prescribing Habits in Older Adults With Cancer.

Melucci AD, Lynch OF, Wright MJ, Baran A, Temple LK, Poles GC, Moalem J

Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.. 2022 March 2 Epub 03/02/2022.

The highly selective Bruton tyrosine kinase inhibitor acalabrutinib leaves macrophage phagocytosis intact.

Pinney JJ, Blick-Nitko SK, Baran AM, Peterson DR, Whitehead HE, Izumi R, Munugalavadla V, Van DerMeid KR, Barr PM, Zent CS, Elliott MR, Chu CC

Haematologica.. 2022 February 17 Epub 02/17/2022.

Gene Expression Risk Scores for COVID-19 Illness Severity.

Peterson DR, Baran AM, Bhattacharya S, Branche AR, Croft DP, Corbett AM, Walsh EE, Falsey AR, Mariani TJ

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2021 November 30 Epub 11/30/2021.

A phase II study of sequential decitabine and rapamycin in acute myelogenous leukemia.

Liesveld JL, Baran A, Azadniv M, Misch H, Nedrow K, Becker M, Loh KP, O'Dwyer KM, Mendler JH

Leukemia research.. 2021 November 11112 :106749. Epub 11/11/2021.

Portable Medical Orders and End of Life Measures in Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes.

Locastro M, Baran A, Liesveld JL, Huselton EJ, Becker MW, O'Dwyer KM, Aljitawi OS, Baumgart M, Snyder E, Kluger B, Loh KP, Mendler JH

Blood advances.. 2021 September 15 Epub 09/15/2021.

Risk of second cancer among young prostate cancer survivors.

Zhang H, Yu A, Baran A, Messing E

Radiation oncology journal.. 2021 May 39 (2):91-98. Epub 06/28/2021.

Targeted therapy for treatment of patients with classical hairy cell leukemia.

Moore JE, Delibert K, Baran AM, Evans AG, Liesveld JL, Zent CS

Leukemia research.. 2021 February 4102 :106522. Epub 02/04/2021.

Toxicity patterns of novel PI3K combinations in patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Rodgers TD, Williams AM, Baran A, Reagan PM, Casulo C, Zent CS, Evans A, Friedberg JW, Barr PM

Leukemia & lymphoma.. 2020 October 25 :1-8. Epub 10/25/2020.

A Multicentered Academic Medical Center Experience of a Simulated Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for Hematology/Oncology Fellows.

Wallace D, Cochran D, Duff J, Close J, Murphy M, Baran A, Patel A

Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education.. 2020 October 14 Epub 10/14/2020.

Non-donor specific anti-human leukocyte antigen (HLA) antibodies are not associated with poor outcome in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Andolina JR, Walia R, Oliva J, Baran A, Liesveld J, Becker MW, Busacco A, Coppage M

Human immunology.. 2020 May 26 Epub 05/26/2020.

Adjuvant Chemotherapy Use in Patients With Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: A Single-Institution Experience.

Li F, Nielsen G, Baran A, Hu J, Wallace D, Preslar M, Fleming F, Temple L, Dunne RF, Noel M, Hezel AF, Tejani MA

Clinical colorectal cancer.. 2020 April 14 Epub 04/14/2020.

Additional B-cell malignancies in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL).

Meacham PJ, Williams AM, Strawderman M, Baran AM, Archibald WJ, Wallace DS, Tschernia NP, Burack WR, Barr PM, Zent CS

Leukemia & lymphoma.. 2020 March 16 :1-9. Epub 03/16/2020.

Radiogenomics Consortium Genome-Wide Association Study Meta-Analysis of Late Toxicity After Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy.

Kerns SL, Fachal L, Dorling L, Barnett GC, Baran A, Peterson DR, Hollenberg M, Hao K, Narzo AD, Ahsen ME, Pandey G, Bentzen SM, Janelsins M, Elliott RM, Pharoah PDP, Burnet NG, Dearnaley DP, Gulliford SL, Hall E, Sydes MR, Aguado-Barrera ME, Gómez-Caamaño A, Carballo AM, Peleteiro P, Lobato-Busto R, Stock R, Stone NN, Ostrer H, Usmani N, Singhal S, Tsuji H, Imai T, Saito S, Eeles R, DeRuyck K, Parliament M, Dunning AM, Vega A, Rosenstein BS, West CML

Journal of the National Cancer Institute.. 2020 February 1112 (2):179-190. Epub 1900 01 01.

Initial treatment of B-cell prolymphocytic leukemia with ibrutinib.

Moore J, Baran AM, Meacham PJ, Evans AG, Barr PM, Zent CS

American journal of hematology.. 2020 January 17 Epub 01/17/2020.

Building a High-Dose-Rate Prostate Brachytherapy Program With Real-Time Ultrasound-Based Planning: Initial Safety, Quality, and Outcome Results.

Zhang H, Kang S, Ali N, Baran A, Bylund K, Gentile D, Previte G, Matloubieh A, Gray A, Marou N

Advances in radiation oncology.. 2020 5 (3):388-395. Epub 02/21/2020.

Lymphocyte-Specific Biomarkers Associated With Preterm Birth and Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.

Bhattacharya S, Mereness JA, Baran AM, Misra RS, Peterson DR, Ryan RM, Reynolds AM, Pryhuber GS, Mariani TJ

Frontiers in immunology.. 2020 11 :563473. Epub 01/21/2021.

Efficacy of lenalidomide in high-risk diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.

Rodgers TD, Baran A, Reagan PM, Casulo C, Zent C, Evans A, Burack R, Williams AM, Friedberg JW, Barr PM

British journal of haematology.. 2019 December 17 Epub 12/17/2019.

Evaluation of the clinical impact of concomitant acid suppression therapy in colorectal cancer patients treated with capecitabine monotherapy.

Rhinehart HE, Phillips MA, Wade N, Baran A

Journal of oncology pharmacy practice : official publication of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners.. 2019 December 25 (8):1839-1845. Epub 12/14/2018.

Patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma requiring urgent treatment: its implication on trial design and interpretation.

Loh KP, Baran A, Lee CY, Alshaibani A, Rutherford SC, Hu J, Casulo C, Barr PM, Friedberg JW, Reagan PM

Leukemia & lymphoma.. 2019 December 60 (14):3569-3572. Epub 07/08/2019.

Significant weight gain in CLL patients treated with Ibrutinib: A potentially deleterious consequence of therapy.

Williams AM, Baran AM, Schaffer M, Bushart J, Rich L, Moore J, Barr PM, Zent CS

American journal of hematology.. 2019 October 17 Epub 10/17/2019.

Results of the First Clinical Study in Humans That Combines Hyperbaric Oxygen Pretreatment with Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation.

Lipe B, Divine C, Abhyankar S, Singh AK, Ganguly S, Lin TL, Baran A, Cantilena AR, Bhatti S, Shune L, Abdelhakim H, McGuirk J, Allin D, Aljitawi OS

Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.. 2019 September 25 (9):1713-1719. Epub 06/03/2019.

Host Gene Expression in Nose and Blood for the Diagnosis of Viral Respiratory Infection.

Yu J, Peterson DR, Baran AM, Bhattacharya S, Wylie TN, Falsey AR, Mariani TJ, Storch GA

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2019 April 1219 (7):1151-1161. Epub 1900 01 01.

Long-term results of a pilot study evaluating hyperbaric oxygen therapy to improve umbilical cord blood engraftment.

Mina A, Shune L, Abdelhakim H, Lin TL, Ganguly S, Baran A, Singh A, Abhyankar S, McGuirk JP, Allin D, Aljitawi OS

Annals of hematology.. 2019 February 98 (2):481-489. Epub 10/31/2018.

Ibrutinib Dose Adherence and Therapeutic Efficacy in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma: A Single-Center Experience.

Williams AM, Baran AM, Casulo C, Reagan P, Friedberg JW, Helber M, Moore J, Baloga E, Zent CS, Barr PM

Clinical lymphoma, myeloma & leukemia.. 2019 January 19 (1):41-47. Epub 10/13/2018.

Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials of Exercise Interventions Using Digital Activity Trackers in Patients With Cancer.

Schaffer K, Panneerselvam N, Loh KP, Herrmann R, Kleckner IR, Dunne RF, Lin PJ, Heckler CE, Gerbino N, Bruckner LB, Storozynsky E, Ky B, Baran A, Mohile SG, Mustian KM, Fung C

Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN.. 2019 January 17 (1):57-63. Epub 1900 01 01.

Complications Associated With Dose-adjusted EPOCH-rituximab Therapy for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.

David RJ, Baran A, Loh KP, Casulo C, Barr PM, Friedberg JW, Reagan PM

Clinical lymphoma, myeloma & leukemia.. 2018 December 18 (12):781-787. Epub 08/29/2018.

Cellular Cytotoxicity of Next-Generation CD20 Monoclonal Antibodies.

VanDerMeid KR, Elliott MR, Baran AM, Barr PM, Chu CC, Zent CS

Cancer immunology research.. 2018 October 6 (10):1150-1160. Epub 08/08/2018.

Management of melanoma in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Archibald WJ, Meacham PJ, Williams AM, Baran AM, Victor AI, Barr PM, Sahasrahbudhe DM, Zent CS

Leukemia research.. 2018 August 71 :43-46. Epub 07/06/2018.

Analysis of the risk of infection in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia in the era of novel therapies.

Williams AM, Baran AM, Meacham PJ, Feldman MM, Valencia HE, Newsom-Stewart C, Gupta N, Janelsins MC, Barr PM, Zent CS

Leukemia & lymphoma.. 2018 March 59 (3):625-632. Epub 07/11/2017.

T cell developmental arrest in former premature infants increases risk of respiratory morbidity later in infancy.

Scheible KM, Emo J, Laniewski N, Baran AM, Peterson DR, Holden-Wiltse J, Bandyopadhyay S, Straw AG, Huyck H, Ashton JM, Tripi KS, Arul K, Werner E, Scalise T, Maffett D, Caserta M, Ryan RM, Reynolds AM, Ren CL, Topham DJ, Mariani TJ, Pryhuber GS

JCI insight.. 2018 February 223 (4)Epub 02/22/2018.

Transcriptomic Biomarkers to Discriminate Bacterial from Nonbacterial Infection in Adults Hospitalized with Respiratory Illness.

Bhattacharya S, Rosenberg AF, Peterson DR, Grzesik K, Baran AM, Ashton JM, Gill SR, Corbett AM, Holden-Wiltse J, Topham DJ, Walsh EE, Mariani TJ, Falsey AR

Scientific reports.. 2017 July 267 (1):6548. Epub 07/26/2017.

Dalteparin thromboprophylaxis in cancer patients at high risk for venous thromboembolism: A randomized trial.

Khorana AA, Francis CW, Kuderer NM, Carrier M, Ortel TL, Wun T, Rubens D, Hobbs S, Iyer R, Peterson D, Baran A, Kaproth-Joslin K, Lyman GH

Thrombosis research.. 2017 March 151 :89-95. Epub 01/26/2017.

Risk of thromboembolism in cisplatin versus carboplatin-treated patients with lung cancer.

Kim ES, Baran AM, Mondo EL, Rodgers TD, Nielsen GC, Dougherty DW, Pandya KJ, Rich DQ, Wijngaarden EV

PloS one.. 2017 12 (12):e0189410. Epub 12/11/2017.

Outpatient administration of BEAM conditioning prior to autologous stem cell transplantation for lymphoma is safe, feasible, and cost-effective.

Reid RM, Baran A, Friedberg JW, Phillips GL, Liesveld JL, Becker MW, Wedow L, Barr PM, Milner LA

Cancer medicine. 2016 November 5 (11):3059-3067. Epub 10/03/2016.

Consolidative Radioimmunotherapy After Chemoimmunotherapy in Patients With Histologic Transformation of Indolent Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.

Reagan PM, Baran A, Kelly JL, Barr PM, Casulo C, Chengazi VU, Friedberg JW

Clinical lymphoma, myeloma & leukemia.. 2016 June 16 (6):322-328.e2. Epub 04/02/2016.

Implementation of a penicillin allergy screening tool to optimize aztreonam use.

Staicu ML, Brundige ML, Ramsey A, Brown J, Yamshchikov A, Peterson DR, Baran A, Laguio-Vila M

American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.. 2016 March 173 (5):298-306. Epub 1900 01 01.

Anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody-dependent phagocytosis of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia cells by autologous macrophages.

Church AK, VanDerMeid KR, Baig NA, Baran AM, Witzig TE, Nowakowski GS, Zent CS

Clinical and experimental immunology.. 2016 January 183 (1):90-101. Epub 10/28/2015.

Provider Decisions to Treat Respiratory Illnesses with Antibiotics: Insights from a Randomized Controlled Trial.

Branche AR, Walsh EE, Jadhav N, Karmally R, Baran A, Peterson DR, Falsey AR

PloS one.. 2016 11 (4):e0152986. Epub 04/04/2016.

Platinum Concentration and Pathologic Response to Cisplatin-Based Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer.

Guancial EA, Kilari D, Xiao GQ, Abu-Farsakh SH, Baran A, Messing EM, Kim ES

PloS one.. 2016 11 (5):e0155503. Epub 05/17/2016.

Fast Nonparametric Density-Based Clustering of Large Data Sets Using a Stochastic Approximation Mean-Shift Algorithm.

Hyrien O, Baran A

Journal of computational and graphical statistics : a joint publication of American Statistical Association, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Interface Foundation of North America.. 2016 25 (3):899-916. Epub 08/05/2016.

Serum Procalcitonin Measurement and Viral Testing to Guide Antibiotic Use for Respiratory Infections in Hospitalized Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Branche AR, Walsh EE, Vargas R, Hulbert B, Formica MA, Baran A, Peterson DR, Falsey AR

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2015 December 1212 (11):1692-700. Epub 04/24/2015.

Should clinical case definitions of influenza in hospitalized older adults include fever?

Falsey AR, Baran A, Walsh EE

Influenza and other respiratory viruses.. 2015 August 9 Suppl 1 (Suppl 1):23-9. Epub 1900 01 01.

Phase 2 study of imexon, a prooxidant molecule, in relapsed and refractory B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Barr PM, Miller TP, Friedberg JW, Peterson DR, Baran AM, Herr M, Spier CM, Cui H, Roe DJ, Persky DO, Casulo C, Littleton J, Schwartz M, Puvvada S, Landowski TH, Rimsza LM, Dorr RT, Fisher RI, Bernstein SH, Briehl MM

Blood.. 2014 August 21124 (8):1259-65. Epub 07/11/2014.

Phase II study of gemcitabine, oxaliplatin in combination with panitumumab in KRAS wild-type unresectable or metastatic biliary tract and gallbladder cancer.

Hezel AF, Noel MS, Allen JN, Abrams TA, Yurgelun M, Faris JE, Goyal L, Clark JW, Blaszkowsky LS, Murphy JE, Zheng H, Khorana AA, Connolly GC, Hyrien O, Baran A, Herr M, Ng K, Sheehan S, Harris DJ, Regan E, Borger DR, Iafrate AJ, Fuchs C, Ryan DP, Zhu AX

British journal of cancer.. 2014 July 29111 (3):430-6. Epub 06/24/2014.

Bacterial complications of respiratory tract viral illness: a comprehensive evaluation.

Falsey AR, Becker KL, Swinburne AJ, Nylen ES, Formica MA, Hennessey PA, Criddle MM, Peterson DR, Baran A, Walsh EE

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2013 August 1208 (3):432-41. Epub 05/09/2013.

Can serum procalcitonin levels help interpret indeterminate chest radiographs in patients hospitalized with acute respiratory illness?

Walsh EE, Swinburne AJ, Becker KL, Nylen ES, Snider RH, Baran A, Peterson DR, Falsey AR

Journal of hospital medicine.. 2013 February 8 (2):61-7. Epub 10/19/2012.

Factors associated with symptomatic rhinovirus infection in patients with COPD.

Gandhi A, Walsh EE, Formica MA, Hennessey PA, Criddle MM, Peterson DR, Baran A, Falsey AR

Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology.. 2012 December 55 (4):343-7. Epub 09/19/2012.

Symptomatic and incidental thromboembolism are both associated with mortality in pancreatic cancer.

Menapace LA, Peterson DR, Berry A, Sousou T, Khorana AA

Thrombosis and haemostasis.. 2011 August 106 (2):371-8. Epub 06/28/2011.

Association between Medicaid reimbursement and child influenza vaccination rates.

Yoo BK, Berry A, Kasajima M, Szilagyi PG

Pediatrics.. 2010 November 126 (5):e998-1010. Epub 10/18/2010.