Mary T. Brophy MD

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology

150 S Huntington Avenue | (617) 638-7523

Hematology & Medical Oncology


BU-BMC Cancer Center


MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, 1984

BS, Stonehill College, 1979


Published on 8/18/2022

La J, Wu JT, Branch-Elliman W, Huhmann L, Han SS, Brophy M, Do NV, Lin AY, Fillmore NR, Munshi NC. Increased COVID-19 breakthrough infection risk in patients with plasma cell disorders. Blood. 2022 Aug 18; 140(7):782-785. PMID: 35605185.

Published on 5/23/2022

Corrigan JK, La J, Fillmore NR, Do NV, Brophy M, Doron S, Monach PA, Branch-Elliman W. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) hospitalization metrics that do not account for disease severity underestimate protection provided by severe acute respiratory coronavirus virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) vaccination and boosting: A retrospective cohort study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022 May 23; 1-3. PMID: 35599374.

Published on 5/17/2022

Chang MS, La J, Trepanowski N, Cheng D, Bihn JR, Do N, Brophy M, Fillmore NR, Hartman RI. Increased relative proportions of advanced melanoma among veterans: A comparative analysis with the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results registry. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2022 Jul; 87(1):72-79. PMID: 35595121.

Published on 4/4/2022

Ishani A, Leatherman SM, Woods P, Hau C, Klint A, Lew RA, Taylor AA, Glassman PA, Brophy MT, Fiore LD, Ferguson RE, Cushman WC. Design of a pragmatic clinical trial embedded in the Electronic Health Record: The VA's Diuretic Comparison Project. Contemp Clin Trials. 2022 May; 116:106754. PMID: 35390512.

Published on 3/26/2022

Cheng D, Dumontier C, Sheikh AR, La J, Brophy MT, Do NV, Driver JA, Tuck DP, Fillmore NR. Prognostic value of the veterans affairs frailty index in older patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Cancer Med. 2022 Aug; 11(15):3009-3022. PMID: 35338613.

Published on 2/25/2022

Branch-Elliman W, Ferguson R, Doros G, Woods P, Leatherman S, Strymish J, Datta R, Goswami R, Jankowich MD, Shah NR, Taylor TH, Page ST, Schiller SJ, Shannon C, Hau C, Flynn M, Holmberg E, Visnaw K, Dhond R, Brophy M, Monach PA. Subcutaneous sarilumab for the treatment of hospitalized patients with moderate to severe COVID19 disease: A pragmatic, embedded randomized clinical trial. PLoS One. 2022; 17(2):e0263591. PMID: 35213547.

Published on 2/3/2022

O'Dell JR, Brophy MT, Pillinger MH, Neogi T, Palevsky PM, Wu H, Davis-Karim A, Newcomb JA, Ferguson R, Pittman D, Cannon GW, Taylor T, Terkeltaub R, Cannella AC, England BR, Helget LN, Mikuls TR. Comparative Effectiveness of Allopurinol and Febuxostat in Gout Management. NEJM Evid. 2022 Mar; 1(3). PMID: 35434725.

Published on 2/3/2022

Cheng D, DuMontier C, Yildirim C, Charest B, Hawley CE, Zhuo M, Paik JM, Yaksic E, Gaziano JM, Do N, Brophy M, Cho K, Kim DH, Driver JA, Fillmore NR, Orkaby AR. Corrigendum to: Updating and Validating the U.S. Veterans Affairs Frailty Index: Transitioning From ICD-9 to ICD-10. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2022 Feb 03; 77(2):e107. PMID: 34272940.

Published on 2/1/2022

Wu JT, La J, Branch-Elliman W, Huhmann LB, Han SS, Parmigiani G, Tuck DP, Brophy MT, Do NV, Lin AY, Munshi NC, Fillmore NR. Association of COVID-19 Vaccination With SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Patients With Cancer: A US Nationwide Veterans Affairs Study. JAMA Oncol. 2022 02 01; 8(2):281-286. PMID: 34854921.

Published on 11/12/2021

Dhond R, Acher R, Leatherman S, Page S, Sanford R, Elbers D, Meng F, Ferguson R, Brophy MT, Do NV. Rapid implementation of a modular clinical trial informatics solution for COVID-19 research. Inform Med Unlocked. 2021; 27:100788. PMID: 34786452.

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