About Daniel Lage, MD, MSc

Daniel Lage is a fellow in hematology/oncology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He completed undergraduate studies at Harvard College, graduate study in policy and management at the University of Oxford, and received his MD from Harvard Medical School. His clinical focus is in genitourinary oncology, and he is interested in using patient-centered outcomes and health services research methods to transitions of care post-hospital discharge for patients with advanced cancer. He is also working on improving clinical decision-making and supportive care for older adults with genitourinary cancers.

Twitter: @dlage

Research interests: Geriatric oncology, Transitions of Care, End of Life Care, Health Services Research.

Selected Publications:

Lage DE, El-Jawahri A, Fuh C, Newcomb RA, Jackson VA, Ryan DP, Greer JA, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Functional impairment, symptom burden, and clinical outcomes among hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020;18(6):747‐754. PMID: 32502982

Lage DE, DuMontier C, Lee Y, Nipp RD, Mitchell SL, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A, Berry SD. Potentially Burdensome End-of-Life Transitions among Nursing Home Residents with Poor Prognosis Cancer. Cancer. 2020 Mar 15;126(6):1322-1329. PMID: 31860129

Lage DE, Nipp RD, D'Arpino SM, Moran SM, Johnson PC, Wong RL, Pirl WF, Hochberg EP, Traeger LN, Jackson VA, Cashavelly BJ, Martinson HS, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Predictors of Posthospital Transitions of Care in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2018 Jan 1;36(1):76-82. PMCID: PMC5756321

Lage DE, Caudry DJ, Ackerly DC, Keating NL, Grabowski DC. The Care Continuum for Hospitalized Medicare Beneficiaries Near Death. Ann Intern Med. 2018 May 15;168(10):748-750. PMID: 29435586

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