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Andrew Trister, MD, PhD

Education and Training

College: University of Pennsylvania, BSE Computer Science & Engineering
University of Pennsylvania: B.A. Biological Basis of Behavior

Graduate School: University of Pennsylvania; MSE Computer Information Science
, Ph.D. Bioengineering

Medical Education: University of Pennsylvania

Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Washington

Published works

Peer Reviewed:

1: Corwin D, Holdsworth C, Rockne RC, Trister AD, Mrugala MM, Rockhill JK,

Stewart RD, Phillips M, Swanson KR. Toward patient-specific, biologically

optimized radiation therapy plans for the treatment of glioblastoma. PLoS One.

2013 Nov 12;8(11):e79115. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079115. eCollection 2013.

PubMed PMID: 24265748; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3827144.



2: Ferté C, Trister AD, Huang E, Bot BM, Guinney J, Commo F, Sieberts S, André F,

Besse B, Soria JC, Friend SH. Impact of bioinformatic procedures in the

development and translation of high-throughput molecular classifiers in oncology.

Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Aug 15;19(16):4315-25. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-12-3937.

Epub 2013 Jun 18. PubMed PMID: 23780890; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3745509.



3: Neal ML, Trister AD, Ahn S, Baldock A, Bridge CA, Guyman L, Lange J, Sodt R,

Cloke T, Lai A, Cloughesy TF, Mrugala MM, Rockhill JK, Rockne RC, Swanson KR.

Response classification based on a minimal model of glioblastoma growth is

prognostic for clinical outcomes and distinguishes progression from

pseudoprogression. Cancer Res. 2013 May 15;73(10):2976-86. doi:

10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-12-3588. Epub 2013 Feb 11. PubMed PMID: 23400596; PubMed

Central PMCID: PMC3740772.



4: Neal ML, Trister AD, Cloke T, Sodt R, Ahn S, Baldock AL, Bridge CA, Lai A,

Cloughesy TF, Mrugala MM, Rockhill JK, Rockne RC, Swanson KR. Discriminating

survival outcomes in patients with glioblastoma using a simulation-based,

patient-specific response metric. PLoS One. 2013;8(1):e51951. doi:

10.1371/journal.pone.0051951. Epub 2013 Jan 23. PubMed PMID: 23372647; PubMed

Central PMCID: PMC3553125.



5: Trister AD, Pryma DA, Xanthopoulos E, Kucharczuk J, Sterman D, Rengan R.

Prognostic Value of Primary Tumor FDG Uptake for Occult Mediastinal Lymph Node

Involvement in Clinically N2/N3 Node-negative Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Am J

Clin Oncol. 2012 Oct 29. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23111361.



6: Trister AD, Hammer DA. Role of gp120 trimerization on HIV binding elucidated

with Brownian adhesive dynamics. Biophys J. 2008 Jul;95(1):40-53. doi:

10.1529/biophysj.107.118430. Epub 2008 Mar 13. PubMed PMID: 18339756; PubMed

Central PMCID: PMC2426665.




Non-peer reviewed

Trister AD. Getting wired in the microworld: Carbon nanotubes present and future. Innovation:

The Princeton Journal of Science and Technology 2000; 1:35-38.


Miller KJ, Xu L, Trister A, Rockhill J, Silbergeld DL. Self-reported acalculia as a presenting

symptom of non-dominant right parietal glioblastoma, Cureus 2012; 4(5):e44.


Book chapters

[1] Trister AD and S Patel. The use of tamoxifen in an estrogen-independent manner for various

neoplasms. In R.A. de Mello (ed), Tamoxifen concepts and cancer: New paradigms. New York:

Novapublishers, 2013.