Elizabeth M. Gaughan, MD

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Associate Professor, Medicine: Hematology and Oncology


UVA Div. of Hematology & Oncology
Po Box 800716
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Telephone: 434.924.7678
Fax: 434.243.6086
Email: emg5x@virginia.edu


  • Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Melanoma, Head and Neck Cancer, Genitourinary malignancies, Drug development, Cancer Immunotherapy.


Melanoma, Head and Neck Cancer, Genitourinary malignancies, Drug development, Cancer Immunotherapy.


  • Gaughan EM, Sarcoidosis, malignancy and immune checkpoint blockade., 2017; Immunotherapy. 9(13) 1051-1053. PMID: 29032735
  • Reuss JE, Kunk PR, Stowman AM, Gru AA, Slingluff CL, Gaughan EM, Sarcoidosis in the setting of combination ipilimumab and nivolumab immunotherapy: a case report & review of the literature., 2016; Journal for immunotherapy of cancer. 4() 94. PMID: 28031822 | PMCID: PMC5168862
  • Gaughan EM, Cryer SK, Yeap BY, Jackman DM, Costa DB, Family history of lung cancer in never smokers with non-small-cell lung cancer and its association with tumors harboring EGFR mutations., 2013; Lung cancer (Amsterdam, Netherlands). 79(3) 193-7. PMID: 23273562 | PMCID: PMC3566317
  • Britt GJ, Gaughan EM, Nguyen KS, Warner JL, Goldstein MA, Huberman MS, Costa DB, Case series of treatment approaches in fit nonagenarians with stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer., 2012; Journal of thoracic disease. 3(2) 141-3. PMID: 22263078 | PMCID: PMC3256509
  • Gaughan EM, Costa DB, Genotype-driven therapies for non-small cell lung cancer: focus on EGFR, KRAS, and ALK gene abnormalities., 2011; Therapeutic advances in medical oncology. 3(3) 113-25. PMID: 21904575 | PMCID: PMC3150063
  • Herold CI, Gaughan EM, Lamb CC, Tung NM, Second primary ipsilateral breast cancer with contralateral axillary involvement: a case report and literature review., 2011; Clinical breast cancer. 11(6) 406-8. PMID: 21820972
  • Gaughan EM, Dezube BJ, Bower M, Aboulafia DM, Bohac G, Cooley TP, Pantanowitz L, HIV-associated bladder cancer: a case series evaluating difficulties in diagnosis and management., 2009; BMC urology. 9() 10. PMID: 19719844 | PMCID: PMC2746230
  • Gaughan EM, Dezube BJ, Aboulafia D, Bower M, Stebbing J, Powles T, Pantanowitz L, Human immunodeficiency virus-associated renal cell carcinoma: a transatlantic case series., 2008; Clinical genitourinary cancer. 6(2) 86-90. PMID: 18824430