Dr. Shafique earned his MD degree at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Duke University Medical Center and, most recently, a Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at University of South Florida/Moffitt Cancer Center. Dr. Shafique devotes the majority of clinical time treating lung cancer. However, he will also cares for patients with a wide spectrum of diagnoses as part of early phase clinical trials.
Education & Training
University of South Florida - Hematology and Oncology
Duke University Medical Center - Internal Medicine
CLINICAL TRIAL 20712
A Phase I Study of Ipilimumab and Nivolumab in Advanced HIV- Associated Solid Tumors, with Expansion Cohorts in HIV-Associated Solid tumors and a Cohort of HIV- Associated Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma
Intervention: BMS-936558 (Nivolumab); Ipilimumab (); Nivolumab (Opdivo); Yervoy (Ipilimumab)
CLINICAL TRIAL 20939
A Phase 1b/2 Open Label Umbrella Study of Sasanlimab Combined With Anti-Cancer Therapies Targeting Multiple Molecular Mechanisms in Participants with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Intervention: Binimetinib (); Encorafenib (); PF-06801591 (Sasanlimab); Sasanlimab ()
Shafique M, Fisher TL, Evans EE, Leonard JE, Pastore DRE, Mallow CL, Smith ES, Mishra V, Schröder A, Chin K, Beck JT, Baumgart MA, Govindan R, Gabrail NY, Spira AI, Seetharamu N, Lou Y, Mansfield AS, Sanborn RE, Goldman JW, Zauderer M. A Phase Ib/II Study of Pepinemab in Combination with Avelumab in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2021 Jul.27(13):3630-3640. Pubmedid: 33820783.
Perez BA, Kim S, Wang M, Karimi AM, Powell C, Li J, Dilling TJ, Chiappori A, Latifi K, Rose T, Lannon A, MacMillan G, Saller J, Grass GD, Rosenberg S, Gray J, Haura E, Creelan B, Tanvetyanon T, Saltos A, Shafique M, Boyle TA, Schell MJ, Conejo-Garcia JR, Antonia SJ. Prospective Single-Arm Phase 1 and 2 Study: Ipilimumab and Nivolumab With Thoracic Radiation Therapy After Platinum Chemotherapy in Extensive-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2021 Feb.109(2):425-435. Pubmedid: 33002543.
Saltos A, Shafique M, Chiappori A. Update on the Biology, Management, and Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC). Front Oncol. 2020 Jul.10:1074. Pubmedid: 32766139. Pmcid: PMC7378389.
Puri S, Shafique M. Combination checkpoint inhibitors for treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer: an update on dual anti-CTLA-4 and anti-PD-1/PD-L1 therapies. Drugs Context. 2020 Jan.9. Pubmedid: 32158484. Pmcid: PMC7048109.
Gray JE, Saltos AN, Tanvetyanon T, Haura EB, Creelan BC, Antonia SJ, Shafique M, Zheng H, Dai W, Saller JJ, Chen Z, Tchekmedyian N, Goas K, Thapa R, Boyle TA, Chen DT, Beg AA. Phase I/Ib Study of Pembrolizumab Plus Vorinostat in Advanced/Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2019 Nov.25(22):6623-6632. Pubmedid: 31409616. Pmcid: PMC7234799.
Shafique M, Tanvetyanon T. Immunotherapy alone or chemo-immunotherapy as front-line treatment for advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2019 Mar.19(3):225-232. Pubmedid: 30657338.
Shafique M, Ismail-Khan R, Extermann M, Sullivan D, Goodridge D, Boulware D, Hogue D, Soliman H, Khong H, Han HS. A Phase II Trial of Selinexor (KPT-330) for Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer. Oncologist. 2019 Jul.24(7):887-e416. Pubmedid: 30996012. Pmcid: PMC6656474.
Shafique MR, Robinson LA, Antonia S. Durvalumab: a potential maintenance therapy in surgery-ineligible non-small-cell lung cancer. Cancer Manag Res. 2018 May.10:931-940. Pubmedid: 29760563. Pmcid: PMC5937504.
Puri S, Shafique M, Gray JE. Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Early-Stage and Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. CURR TREAT OPTION ON. 2018 Jun.19(8):39. Pubmedid: 29931587.
Shafique MR, Lee MC, Han HS. Treatment of the Pregnant Patient with Breast Cancer. South Med J. 2017 Oct.110(10):627-631. Pubmedid: 28973702.
Turza KC, Shafique M, Lobo PI, Sawyer RG, Keith DS, Brayman KL, Agarwal A. Infectious complications in living-donor kidney transplant recipients undergoing multi-modal desensitization. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2014 Jun.15(3):182-186. Pubmedid: 24773230. Pmcid: PMC4696441.
Kanda J, Long GD, Gasparetto C, Horwitz ME, Sullivan KM, Chute JP, Morris A, Shafique M, Li Z, Chao NJ, Rizzieri DA. Reduced-intensity allogeneic transplantation using alemtuzumab from HLA-matched related, unrelated, or haploidentical related donors for patients with hematologic malignancies. Biol Blood Marrow Tr. 2014 Feb.20(2):257-263. Pubmedid: 24269380. Pmcid: PMC4140655.
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