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Mia  Levy

Mia Levy, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Cancer Health Informatics and Strategy
Ingram Assistant Professor of Cancer Research
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine (Hematology/Oncology)
Medical Oncologist

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Profile

Dr. Mia A. Levy is the Director of Cancer Clinical Informatics for the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine.

Background

Dr. Levy received her undergraduate degree in Bioengineering from The University of Pennsylvania in 1997 and her Medical Doctorate from Rush University in 2003.
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Dr. Mia A. Levy is the Director of Cancer Clinical Informatics for the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine.

Background

Dr. Levy received her undergraduate degree in Bioengineering from The University of Pennsylvania in 1997 and her Medical Doctorate from Rush University in 2003. She then spent 6 years at Stanford University completing post-graduate training in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology while simultaneously pursuing her PhD in Biomedical Informatics. She joined the faculty at Vanderbilt as an Assistant Professor in Biomedical Informatics and Medicine in August 2009.

Interests

Cancer Informatics, Chemotherapy Order Management, Treatment Response Assessment, Knowledge Representation, and Breast Cancer.

Education
 
  •          Ph.D., Biomedical Informatics: Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  •          M.D: Rush University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  •          Residency: Stanford University Hospitals and Clinics, Stanford, CA
  •          Fellowship: Stanford University Hospitals and Clinics, Stanford, CA
   
Publications
  • Xu H, Aldrich MC, Chen Q, Liu H, Peterson NB, Dai Q, Levy M, Shah A, Han X, Ruan X, Jiang M, Li Y, Julien JS, Warner J, Friedman C, Roden DM, Denny JC. Validating drug repurposing signals using electronic health records: a case study of metformin associated with reduced cancer mortality. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2015 Jan; 22(1): 179-91. PMID: 25053577, PMCID: PMC4433365, PII: amiajnl-2014-002649, DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2014-002649, ISSN: 1527-974X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25053577.
  • Abramson VG, Cooper Lloyd M, Ballinger T, Sanders ME, Du L, Lai D, Su Z, Mayer I, Levy M, LaFrance DR, Vnencak-Jones CL, Shyr Y, Dahlman KB, Pao W, Arteaga CL. Characterization of breast cancers with PI3K mutations in an academic practice setting using SNaPshot profiling. Breast Cancer Res. Treat [print-electronic]. 2014 Jun; 145(2): 389-99. PMID: 24722917, PMCID: PMC4046906, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-014-2945-3, ISSN: 1573-7217.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24722917.
  • Meador CB, Micheel CM, Levy MA, Lovly CM, Horn L, Warner JL, Johnson DB, Zhao Z, Anderson IA, Sosman JA, Vnencak-Jones CL, Dahlman KB, Pao W. Beyond histology: translating tumor genotypes into clinically effective targeted therapies. Clin. Cancer Res [print-electronic]. 2014 May 5/1/2014; 20(9): 2264-75. PMID: 24599935, PMCID: PMC4008689, PII: 1078-0432.CCR-13-1591, DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-13-1591, ISSN: 1078-0432.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24599935.
  • Naser R, Roberts J, Salter T, Warner JL, Levy M. An informatics-enabled approach for detection of new tumor registry cases. J Registry Manag. 2014; 41(1): 19-23. PMID: 24893184, ISSN: 1945-6123.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24893184.
  • Seegmiller AC, Kim AS, Mosse CA, Levy MA, Thompson MA, Kressin MK, Jagasia MH, Strickland SA, Reddy NM, Marx ER, Sinkfield KJ, Pollard HN, Plummer WD, Dupont WD, Shultz EK, Dittus RS, Stead WW, Santoro SA, Zutter MM. Optimizing personalized bone marrow testing using an evidence-based, interdisciplinary team approach. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2013 Nov; 140(5): 643-50. PMID: 24124142, PMCID: PMC4159763, PII: 140/5/643, DOI: 10.1309/AJCP8CKE9NEINQFL, ISSN: 1943-7722.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24124142.
  • FitzHenry F, Wells N, Doran J, Hughart K, Levy M, Doulis J. Applying bar code medication administration to make a difference in adverse drug events with potential for harm: lessons learned. Comput Inform Nurs. 2013 Oct; 31(10): 457-62. PMID: 24135882, PII: 00024665-201310000-00001, DOI: 10.1097/CIN.0000000000000020, ISSN: 1538-9774.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24135882.
  • Van Allen EM, Wagle N, Levy MA. Clinical analysis and interpretation of cancer genome data. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2013 May 5/20/2013; 31(15): 1825-33. PMID: 23589549, PII: JCO.2013.48.7215, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2013.48.7215, ISSN: 1527-7755.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23589549.
  • Lasko TA, Denny JC, Levy MA. Computational phenotype discovery using unsupervised feature learning over noisy, sparse, and irregular clinical data. PLoS ONE [electronic-print]. 2013; 8(6): e66341. PMID: 23826094, PMCID: PMC3691199, PII: PONE-D-12-40629, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066341, ISSN: 1932-6203.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23826094.
  • Lasko TA, Denny JC, Levy MA. Scalable Data-driven Phenotypes via Unsupervised Feature Learning. AMIA Jt Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2013; 2013: 106. PMID: 24303314, ISSN: 2153-4063.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24303314.
  • Levy MA, Freymann JB, Kirby JS, Fedorov A, Fennessy FM, Eschrich SA, Berglund AE, Fenstermacher DA, Tan Y, Guo X, Casavant TL, Brown BJ, Braun TA, Dekker A, Roelofs E, Mountz JM, Boada F, Laymon C, Oborski M, Rubin DL. Informatics methods to enable sharing of quantitative imaging research data. Magn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2012 Nov; 30(9): 1249-56. PMID: 22770688, PMCID: PMC3466343, PII: S0730-725X(12)00177-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2012.04.007, ISSN: 1873-5894.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22770688.
  • Levy MA, Lovly CM, Pao W. Translating genomic information into clinical medicine: lung cancer as a paradigm. Genome Res [print-electronic]. 2012 Nov; 22(11): 2101-8. PMID: 23019146, PMCID: PMC3483539, PII: gr.131128.111, DOI: 10.1101/gr.131128.111, ISSN: 1549-5469.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23019146.
  • Abajian AC, Levy M, Rubin DL. Informatics in radiology: improving clinical work flow through an AIM database: a sample web-based lesion tracking application. Radiographics [print-electronic]. 2012 Sep; 32(5): 1543-52. PMID: 22745220, PMCID: PMC3439633, PII: rg.325115752, DOI: 10.1148/rg.325115752, ISSN: 1527-1323.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22745220.
  • Wu Y, Levy MA, Micheel CM, Yeh P, Tang B, Cantrell MJ, Cooreman SM, Xu H. Identifying the status of genetic lesions in cancer clinical trial documents using machine learning. BMC Genomics [print-electronic]. 2012; 13 Suppl 8: S21. PMID: 23282337, PMCID: PMC3535695, PII: 1471-2164-13-S8-S21, DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-13-S8-S21, ISSN: 1471-2164.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23282337.
  • Levy MA, Giuse DA, Eck C, Holder G, Lippard G, Cartwright J, Rudge NK. Integrated information systems for electronic chemotherapy medication administration. J Oncol Pract [print-electronic]. 2011 Jul; 7(4): 226-30. PMID: 22043185, PMCID: PMC3140443, PII: 3703885, DOI: 10.1200/JOP.2011.000259, ISSN: 1935-469X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22043185.
  • Levy MA, Rubin DL. Current and future trends in imaging informatics for oncology. Cancer J. 2011 Jul; 17(4): 203-10. PMID: 21799326, PMCID: PMC4050062, PII: 00130404-201107000-00003, DOI: 10.1097/PPO.0b013e3182272f04, ISSN: 1540-336X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21799326.
  • Bhatia H, Levy M. Automated plan-recognition of chemotherapy protocols. AMIA Annu Symp Proc [print-electronic]. 2011; 2011: 108-14. PMID: 22195061, PMCID: PMC3243128, ISSN: 1942-597X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22195061.
  • Mani S, Chen Y, Arlinghaus LR, Li X, Chakravarthy AB, Bhave SR, Welch EB, Levy MA, Yankeelov TE. Early prediction of the response of breast tumors to neoadjuvant chemotherapy using quantitative MRI and machine learning. AMIA Annu Symp Proc [print-electronic]. 2011; 2011: 868-77. PMID: 22195145, PMCID: PMC3243164, ISSN: 1942-597X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22195145.
  • Xu H, Fu Z, Shah A, Chen Y, Peterson NB, Chen Q, Mani S, Levy MA, Dai Q, Denny JC. Extracting and integrating data from entire electronic health records for detecting colorectal cancer cases. AMIA Annu Symp Proc [print-electronic]. 2011; 2011: 1564-72. PMID: 22195222, PMCID: PMC3243156, ISSN: 1942-597X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22195222.
  • Brody JD, Ai WZ, Czerwinski DK, Torchia JA, Levy M, Advani RH, Kim YH, Hoppe RT, Knox SJ, Shin LK, Wapnir I, Tibshirani RJ, Levy R. In situ vaccination with a TLR9 agonist induces systemic lymphoma regression: a phase I/II study. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2010 Oct 10/1/2010; 28(28): 4324-32. PMID: 20697067, PMCID: PMC2954133, PII: JCO.2010.28.9793, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2010.28.9793, ISSN: 1527-7755.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20697067.
  • Arlinghaus LR, Li X, Levy M, Smith D, Welch EB, Gore JC, Yankeelov TE. Current and future trends in magnetic resonance imaging assessments of the response of breast tumors to neoadjuvant chemotherapy. J Oncol [print-electronic]. 2010; 2010: PMID: 20953332, PMCID: PMC2952974, DOI: 10.1155/2010/919620, ISSN: 1687-8469.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20953332.
  • Levy MA, O'Connor MJ, Rubin DL. Semantic reasoning with image annotations for tumor assessment. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2009; 2009: 359-63. PMID: 20351880, PMCID: PMC2815449, ISSN: 1942-597X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20351880.
  • Levy MA, Rubin DL. Tool support to enable evaluation of the clinical response to treatment. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008; 399-403. PMID: 18998923, PMCID: PMC2655986, ISSN: 1942-597X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18998923.
  • Levy MA, Garg A, Tam A, Garten Y, Rubin DL. LesionViewer: a tool for tracking cancer lesions over time. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2007; 443-7. PMID: 18693875, PMCID: PMC2655885, ISSN: 1942-597X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18693875.