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Brad S. Kahl, MD
 

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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Kahl is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin. He is the Director of the UW Lymphoma Service and Clinical Research Director for Hematologic Malignancies for the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from Tufts University, where he was elected AOA. He completed all post-graduate training at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Kahl is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Internal Medicine and Hematology. His clinical interests involve the care of patients with Hodgkin lymphoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. He is a member of several professional organizations including the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.

Specialties

Hematology

UW Health Clinics

UW Carbone Cancer Center
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

Languages Spoken

English
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Hematology
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Awards/Honors

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012

Best Doctors® in America 2011


Procedures

Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Research

Dr. Kahl's research focuses on the development of novel treatments for lymphoma patients, with emphasis on the development of targeted therapies. He is the principal investigator of multiple clinical trials at the University of Wisconsin. He serves on the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Lymphoma Core Committee and is the principal investigator of ECOG study 4402, Rituximab Extended Schedule or Retreatment Trial (RESORT).


PubMed Articles
Kahl BS . Bulky aggressive B-cell lymphoma: to radiate or not to radiate--that is the question. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Apr 10;32(11):1097-8
[PubMed ID: 24550422]
Chang JE Li H Smith MR Gascoyne RD Paietta EM Yang DT Advani RH Horning SJ Kahl BS . Phase 2 study of VcR-CVAD with maintenance rituximab for untreated mantle cell lymphoma: an Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group study (E1405). Blood. 2014 Mar 13;123(11):1665-73
[PubMed ID: 24458437]
Kahl BS Spurgeon SE Furman RR Flinn IW Coutre SE Brown JR Benson DM Byrd JC Peterman S Cho Y Yu A Godfrey WR Wagner-Johnston ND . Results of a phase I study of idelalisib, a PI3Kδ inhibitor, in patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma (MCL). Blood. 2014 Mar 10;
[PubMed ID: 24615778]
Chang JE Kahl BS . PI3-kinase inhibitors in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Curr Hematol Malig Rep. 2014 Mar;9(1):33-43
[PubMed ID: 24390602]
Fletcher CD Kahl BS . Central nervous system involvement in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: an analysis of risks and prevention strategies in the post-rituximab era. Leuk Lymphoma. 2014 Feb 24;
[PubMed ID: 24286262]
Stiff PJ Unger JM Cook JR Constine LS Couban S Stewart DA Shea TC Porcu P Winter JN Kahl BS Miller TP Tubbs RR Marcellus D Friedberg JW Barton KP Mills GM LeBlanc M Rimsza LM Forman SJ Fisher RI . Autologous transplantation as consolidation for aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. N Engl J Med. 2013 Oct 31;369(18):1681-90
[PubMed ID: 24171516]
Oberley MJ Rajguru SA Zhang C Kim K Shaw GR Grindle KM Kahl BS Kanugh C Laffin J Yang DT . Immunohistochemical evaluation of MYC expression in mantle cell lymphoma. Histopathology. 2013 Oct;63(4):499-508
[PubMed ID: 23926923]
Kenkre VP Kahl BS . What is the best initial therapy for a patient with symptomatic low-grade follicular lymphoma? Cancer J. 2012 Sep-Oct;18(5):383-9
[PubMed ID: 23006941]
Kenkre VP Kahl BS . The future of B-cell lymphoma therapy: the B-cell receptor and its downstream pathways. Curr Hematol Malig Rep. 2012 Sep;7(3):216-20
[PubMed ID: 22688757]
Chang JE Kahl BS . Bendamustine for treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2012 Jul;13(10):1495-505
[PubMed ID: 22663160]
Chang JE Kahl BS . Bendamustine: more ammunition in the battle against mantle cell lymphoma. Leuk Lymphoma. 2012 Jul;53(7):1249-50
[PubMed ID: 22220986]
Young EW Pak C Kahl BS Yang DT Callander NS Miyamoto S Beebe DJ . Microscale functional cytomics for studying hematologic cancers. Blood. 2012 Mar 8;119(10):e76-85
[PubMed ID: 22262772]
Kahl B . Is there a role for "watch and wait" in follicular lymphoma in the rituximab era? Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2012;2012:433-8
[PubMed ID: 23233615]
Kenkre VP Kahl B . Nodal marginal zone lymphoma: what do we really know? Oncology (Williston Park). 2012 Jan;26(1):108-9
[PubMed ID: 22393804]
Chang JE Kahl BS . Current status of targeted therapies for mantle cell lymphoma. Drugs. 2011 Dec 3;71(17):2307-26
[PubMed ID: 22085387]
Chang JE Peterson C Choi S Eickhoff JC Kim K Yang DT Gilbert LA Rogers ES Werndli JE Huie MS McFarland TA Volk M Blank J Callander NS Longo WL Kahl BS . VcR-CVAD induction chemotherapy followed by maintenance rituximab in mantle cell lymphoma: a Wisconsin Oncology Network study. Br J Haematol. 2011 Oct;155(2):190-7
[PubMed ID: 21848883]
Kenkre VP Long WL Eickhoff JC Blank JH McFarland TA Bottner W Rezazedeh H Werndli JE Bailey HH Kahl BS . Maintenance rituximab following induction chemo-immunotherapy for mantle cell lymphoma: long-term follow-up of a pilot study from the Wisconsin Oncology Network. Leuk Lymphoma. 2011 Sep;52(9):1675-80
[PubMed ID: 21864042]
Abouraya M Sacco JC Kahl BS Trepanier LA . Evaluation of sulfonamide detoxification pathways in haematologic malignancy patients prior to intermittent trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole prophylaxis. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2011 Apr;71(4):566-74
[PubMed ID: 21204907]
Yang DT Quann PJ Petrich AM Leith CP Young KH Kahl BS . Use of tissue microarray and automated quantitative analysis for screening and validation of potential biomarkers in mantle cell lymphoma. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2011 Jan;19(1):62-9
[PubMed ID: 20881841]
Chang JE Seo S Kim KM Werndli JE Bottner WA Rodrigues GA Sanchez FA Saphner TJ Longo WL Kahl BS . Rituximab and CHOP chemotherapy plus GM-CSF for previously untreated diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in the elderly: a Wisconsin oncology network study. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2010 Oct;10(5):379-84
[PubMed ID: 21030351]