James S. Hu
: Meritorious Service Medal , 2013
Keck School of Medicine: Oncology Fellowship Teacher of the Year, 2011
American College of Physicians: Fellow, 2006
Predictors of readmission after craniotomy for meningioma resection: a nationwide readmission database analysis Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Aug 11. . View in PubMed
Staging systems and nomograms in soft tissue sarcoma: outcome prediction by categorization or personalization? Chin Clin Oncol. 2019 Oct; 8(S1):S12.. View in PubMed
Talimogene laherparepvec in combination with pembrolizumab leads to a complete response in a patient with refractory Merkel cell carcinoma JAAD Case Rep. 2018 Nov; 4(10):1004-1006. . View in PubMed
Bevacizumab alone or in combination with TRC105 for patients with refractory metastatic renal cell cancer Cancer. 2017 Dec 01; 123(23):4566-4573. . View in PubMed
Treatment of advanced, metastatic soft tissue sarcoma: latest evidence and clinical considerations Ther Adv Med Oncol. 2017 Aug; 9(8):533-550. . View in PubMed
Contemporary Management of Retroperitoneal Soft Tissue Sarcomas Curr Oncol Rep. 2015 Aug; 17(8):39. . View in PubMed
Contrast-Enhanced Sonography for Monitoring Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Soft Tissue Sarcomas J Ultrasound Med. 2015 Aug; 34(8):1489-99. . View in PubMed
Salvage chemotherapy for refractory germ cell tumors Oncology (Williston Park). 2014 Jun; 28(6):498-500. . View in PubMed
Dr Hu has authored several review articles on sarcoma, in both national and international peer reviewed journals. As a former military commander of a combat support hospital, Dr. Hu has years of experience in the issues surrounding young adult disease and along with Dr. Siegel, is the co-director of the Adolescent and Young Adult program of USC and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. This program offers specialized services tailored to adolescent and young adult patients who comprise a significant portion of patients diagnosed with sarcomas. Dr Hu and his medical oncology team pride themselves on patient accessibility and are committed to providing comprehensive oncology care to the patient with sarcoma.
Dr. Hu is a local Angeleno, having grown up in the neighborhood surrounding LAC+USC Medical Center. Dr Hu is proud to be a part of USC and grateful for an opportunity to give back to his community.