Petr Kavan, MD, PhD
Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre
Regular Member Cancer
My research focuses on gastro-intestinal, hepatobiliary, and neurological cancers.
- Gastrointestinal oncology
- Adolescent and Young Adult oncology
- Neurocognitive functions
- Neuroendocrine tumors
- Soft tissue tumors
Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology (AYA), colorectal cancer, brain tumor, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)
Bevacizumab Plus Radiotherapy/Temozolomide for newly diagnosed Glioblastoma (AVAglio). Olivier L, Chinot MD, …..Petr Kavan, ….and Timothy Cloughesy. NEJM 2014
Bevacizumab use for recurrent high-grade glioma at McGill University Hospital. Sahebjam S, Garoufalis E, Guiot MC, Muanza T, Del Maestro R, Petrecca K, Sharma R, Kavan P,. Can J Neurol Sci 2013 Mar; 40(2): 241-6
Randomized phase 2 study of pegylated SN-38 (EZN-2208) or irinotecan plus cetuximab in patients with advanced colorectal cancer. Garrett CR, Bekaii-Saab TS, Ryan T, Fisher GA, Clive S, Kavan P, Shacham-Shmueli E, Buchbinder A, Goldberg RM. Cancer. 2013 Sep 16. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28358.
Bevacizumab-based therapy for colorectal cancer: experience from a large Canadian cohort at the Jewish General Hospital between 2004 and 2009. Bouganim N, Mamo A, Wasserman DW, Batist G, Metrakos P, Chaudhury P, Hassanain M, Kavan P. Curr Oncol. 2013 Oct;20(5):247-51. doi: 10.3747/co.20.1370.
A real-life experience using panitumumab in chemo-refractory metastatic colorectal cancer patients: a retrospective analysis at the Jewish General Hospital, 2009-2012. Mamo A, Nogueira MC, Batist G, Palumbo M, Panasci L, Ferrario C, Chaudhury P, Metrakos P, Kavan P. Curr Oncol. 2013 Apr;20(2):e107-12. doi: 10.3747/co.20.1271.