Department Of Hematology and Oncology
Mariam El-Ashmawy, MD, PhD
Mariam El-Ashmawy earned her MD and PhD from UT Southwestern in Dallas TX, then completed Internal Medicine residency at NYU and Bellevue Hospitals. She joined Columbia as a Hematology-Oncology fellow and has been awarded a Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award. Her research focuses on the biology of KRAS amplification, and she has been testing novel RAS-targeted therapies in preclincal gastric and esophageal cancer models. In addition to laboratory work, she will be treating patients with GI cancers with a particular focus on gastric and esophageal cancer.

Clinical Studies Managed By This Investigator:
Condition Study Title
Uveal Melanoma [ CLOSED ] A study for patients with Uveal Melanoma using the study drug Selumetinib
Uveal Melanoma [ CLOSED ] Safety and Efficacy Study of IMCgp100 in Patients with Previously Untreated Advanced Uveal Melanoma
Uveal Melanoma A Prospective Natural History Study in Uveal Melanoma
Melanoma [ CLOSED ] Study of Ipilimumab in Combination with Nivolumab in Subjects with High-risk Ocular Melanoma
Melanoma [ CLOSED ] IN10018 Monotherapy and Combination Therapy for Metastatic Melanoma