Dr. Atasoy is a board certified medical oncologist working with Gastrointestinal Oncology team of Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Medicine, focusing primarily on esophageal and gastric cancers.
She started building her experience in multidisciplinary research and multidisciplinary clinical management of esophageal and gastric cancers during her fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh. Following graduation, Dr. Atasoy practiced as a medical oncologists in a variety of high-volume referral centers in her homeland, Turkey and served as an assistant professor at Marmara University School of Medicine in Istanbul. She pursued her passion in clinical research activities, first as an investigator at Marmara University, then as a coordinating physician with the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. This wide range of global experiences provided her exposure to a rich variety of patient populations, clinical practice patterns and different approaches to clinical and translational research in cancers of the gastrointestinal tract.
- Atasoy A, Gibson M, Berry M. Multimodality approaches to potentially resectable esophagogastric junction and gastric cardia adenocarcinomas. UpToDate, Basow, DS (Ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA, 2016
- Ozmen V, Atasoy A, Bozdogan A, Dincer M, Eralp Y, Tuzlali S. Prognostic Value of Receptor Status Change Following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Breast Cancer. Cancer Treatment Communications 4 (2015) 89–95
- Atasoy A, Bogdanovic G., Aladashvili A., Cvijetic Z, Dediu M, Cicmil-Saric N, Nersesyan A., Athanasiou A., Turhal NS. An international survey of practice patterns and difficulties in cancer pain management in Southeastern Europe: A Turkish & Balkan Oncology Group common initiative. J BUON. 2013 Oct-Dec;18(4):1082-7
- Komanduri S, Deprez PH, Atasoy A, Hofmann G, Pokieser P, Ba-Ssalamah A, Collard JM, Wijnhoven BP, Verhage RJ, Brücher B, Schuhmacher C, Feith M and Stein H. Barrett's esophagus: treatment of adenocarcinomas I. Ann N YAcad Sci. 2011 Sep;1232:248-64
- Macke RA, Nason KS, Mukaisho K, Hattori T, Fujimura T, Sasaki S, Oyama K, Miyashita T, Ohta T, Miwa K, Gibson MK, Zaidi A, Malhotra U, Atasoy A, Foxwell T and Jobe B. Barrett's esophagus and animal models. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2011 Sep; 1232: 392–400