Camille Edwards, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Camille Edwards
820 Harrison Ave

Biography

Dr. Edwards is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine (BUSM) at Boston University and Boston Medical Center (BMC). She maintains a clinical practice in hematology at Boston Medical Center (BMC) with a specific research interest in plasma cell disorders (PCDs). She is committed to improving the care of vulnerable patient populations using her translational research platform to address unanswered questions encountered in clinical care. After internal medicine residency at Harlem Hospital Center, she completed the hematology and oncology fellowship at BUSM/BMC, obtaining rigorous research training through the comprehensive cancer center, the world-renowned BU Amyloidosis Center, and the Center for Regenerative Medicine.

As a physician-scientist and hematologist, her research and clinical platforms are multifaceted. Her translational research focuses on integrating clinical data from large databases with the knowledge gained from PCD modeling using patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cells to understand disease biology in a socioenvironmental context, study the earliest signs of disease, test treatments, and develop the most promising therapeutic agents. Her work has led to several prestigious awards from the American Society of Hematology, the International Society of Amyloidosis, and the International Myeloma Foundation. In her clinical capacity, she provides care for patients with hematologic diseases and advocates for underserved populations through community-based patient and peer education programs.

Dr. Edwards also has a strong passion for teaching and mentorship. She is an active Hematology and Oncology Fellowship Program Evaluation Committee member and a career mentor for several clinical trainees.

Publications

  • Published on 7/13/2023

    Ghosh S, Villacorta-Martin C, Lindstrom-Vautrin J, Kenney D, Golden CS, Edwards CV, Sanchorawala V, Connors LH, Giadone RM, Murphy GJ. Mapping cellular response to destabilized transthyretin reveals cell- and amyloidogenic protein-specific signatures. Amyloid. 2023 Dec; 30(4):379-393. PMID: 37439769.

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  • Published on 7/13/2023

    Wolkow N, Romo LV, Edwards CV, Stagner AM. Case 21-2023: A 61-Year-Old Man with Eyelid Swelling. N Engl J Med. 2023 Jul 13; 389(2):166-175. PMID: 37437147.

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  • Published on 6/2/2023

    Murray Horwitz ME, Tabani A, Br├ędy GS, Flynn DB, Edwards CV, Curran NJ, Parikh NI. The effect of postpartum lifestyle interventions on blood pressure: a systematic literature review. J Hypertens. 2023 Aug 01; 41(8):1231-1238. PMID: 37404053.

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  • Published on 4/5/2023

    Horwitz MEM, Edwards CV, Athavale P, McCloskey L, Cabral HJ, Benjamin EJ, Handley MA. The STAR-MAMA RCT: Bilingual Mobile Health Coaching for Postpartum Weight Loss. Am J Prev Med. 2023 Oct; 65(4):596-607. PMID: 37028566.

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  • Published on 2/28/2023

    Edwards CV, Hassan H, Yildirim C, Ferri G, Verma KP, Murray Horwitz ME, Fillmore NR, Munshi NC. Peripheral blood monocyte count is a dynamic prognostic biomarker in multiple myeloma. Blood Adv. 2023 Feb 28; 7(4):482-490. PMID: 36409606.

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  • Published on 2/23/2023

    Murray Horwitz ME, Prifti CA, Battaglia TA, Ajayi AT, Edwards CV, Benjamin EJ, Yarrington CD, Parker SE. Prepregnancy Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in a Safety-Net Hospital. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2023 Apr; 32(4):401-408. PMID: 36827080.

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  • Published on 2/6/2023

    Gandhi J, Lee MH, Adams L, Allen TS, Li J, Edwards CV. WHIM Syndrome: First Reported Case in a Patient of African Ancestry. Case Rep Hematol. 2023; 2023:3888680. PMID: 36793393.

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  • Published on 12/29/2022

    Kaplan EH, Torabian K, Edwards CV, Kaku MC, Anand P, Lau KHV. Clinical Reasoning: A 23-Year-Old Man With Progressive Asymmetric Weakness and Numbness. Neurology. 2023 Apr 04; 100(14):674-682. PMID: 36581467.

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  • Published on 12/28/2022

    La J, DuMontier C, Hassan H, Abdallah M, Edwards C, Verma K, Ferri G, Dharne M, Yildirim C, Corrigan J, Gaziano JM, Do NV, Brophy MT, Driver JA, Munshi NC, Fillmore NR. Validation of algorithms to select patients with multiple myeloma and patients initiating myeloma treatment in the national Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2023 May; 32(5):558-566. PMID: 36458420.

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  • Published on 10/27/2022

    Horta LFB, Edwards CV, Kaku MC, Lau KHV. Clinical Reasoning: A 67-Year-Old Woman With Progressive Tingling Sensations and Imbalance. Neurology. 2023 Jan 17; 100(3):151-157. PMID: 36302667.

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