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Michael E. Carney, MD

Michael E. Carney, MD
  • Clinical Member
    Clinical and Translational Research Program
    University of Hawaii Cancer Center
  • Academic Appointments

  • Professor
    University of Hawaii
    John A. Burns School of Medicine
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Women s Health
  • Medical Director
    Women's Cancer Center
    Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children


  • MD
    Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
    University of Chicago, Illinois

Research Focus

Gynecologic cancers – clinical trials, translational research, and molecular genetic epidemiology.

Selected Publications

  • Wada C, Hua CN, Carney ME. (2014). Paraneoplastic syndrome in Hawaii: a case of dermatomyositis associate3d with endometrial cancer. Hawaii J Med Public Health.2014 Apr;73(4):112-4. PMID: 24765559.
  • Earp MA…Carney ME. (2013). Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium. Genome-wide association study of subtype-specific epithelial ovarian cancer risk alleles using pooled DNA. Hum Genet. 2014 May;133(5):481-97. doi: 10.1007/s00439-013-1383-3. Epub 2013 Nov 5. PMID: 24190013. This is a modified citation.
  • Sieh W…Carney ME. (2013). Hormone-receptor expression and ovarian cancer survival: an Ovarian Tumor Tissue Analysis consortium study. Lancet Oncol.2013 Aug;14(9):853-62. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70253-5. Epub 2013 Jul 9. PMID: 23845225. This is a modified citation.
  • Terry KL…Carney ME. (2013). Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium. Genital powder use and risk of ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 8,525 cases and 9,859 controls. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2013 Aug;6(8):811-21. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-13-0037. Epub 2013 Jun 12. PMID: 23761272. This is a modified citation.
  • Gayther SA, Song SH, Ramus SJ, Carney ME, et al. Tagging single nucleotide polymorphisms in cell cycle control genes and susceptibility to invasive epithelial ovarian cancer, Cancer Res 2007.
  • Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, Kandoth C…Carney ME. (2013). Integrated genomic characterization of denometrial carcinoma. Nature. 2013 May 2;497(7447):67-73. doi: 10.1038/nature12113. Erratum in: Nature. 2013 Aug 8;500(7461):242. PMID: 23636398. This is a modified citation.
  • Bojesen SE…Carney ME. (2013). Multiple independent variants at the TERT locus are associated with telomere length and risks of breast and ovarian cancer. Nat Genet.2013 Apr;45(4):371-84, 384e1-2. doi: 10.1038/ng.2566. PMID: 23535731. This is a modified citation.

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