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Jane Rabbitt

Clinical nurse specialist

Jane Rabbitt is a clinical nurse specialist in neuro-oncology who co-manages the care of all brain tumor patients treated at UCSF Medical Center. Rabbitt and her colleague, Margaretta Page, both registered nurses, are recognized nationally for their expertise in caring for adults participating in clinical trials. They often are asked to speak to community and professional groups regarding the care of patients with brain tumors. Rabbitt earned her bachelor's degree at Oregon Health Sciences University and joined UCSF in 1984.

Clinics

Neuro-Oncology Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2966
Fax: (415) 353-2167

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Clarke JL, Molinaro AM, Phillips JJ, Butowski NA, Chang SM, Perry A, Costello JF, DeSilva AA, Rabbitt JE, Prados MD. A single-institution phase II trial of radiation, temozolomide, erlotinib, and bevacizumab for initial treatment of glioblastoma. Neuro Oncol. 2014 Jul; 16(7):984-90.
  2. Parvataneni R, Polley MY, Freeman T, Lamborn K, Prados M, Butowski N, Liu R, Clarke J, Page M, Rabbitt J, Fedoroff A, Clow E, Hsieh E, Kivett V, Deboer R, Chang S. Identifying the needs of brain tumor patients and their caregivers. J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep; 104(3):737-44.
  3. Prados MD, Chang SM, Butowski N, DeBoer R, Parvataneni R, Carliner H, Kabuubi P, Ayers-Ringler J, Rabbitt J, Page M, Fedoroff A, Sneed PK, Berger MS, McDermott MW, Parsa AT, Vandenberg S, James CD, Lamborn KR, Stokoe D, Haas-Kogan DA. Phase II study of erlotinib plus temozolomide during and after radiation therapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme or gliosarcoma. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Feb 1; 27(4):579-84.
  4. Liu R, Solheim K, Polley MY, Lamborn KR, Page M, Fedoroff A, Rabbitt J, Butowski N, Prados M, Chang SM. Quality of life in low-grade glioma patients receiving temozolomide. Neuro Oncol. 2009 Feb; 11(1):59-68.
  5. Prados MD, Lamborn KR, Chang S, Burton E, Butowski N, Malec M, Kapadia A, Rabbitt J, Page MS, Fedoroff A, Xie D, Kelley SK. Phase 1 study of erlotinib HCl alone and combined with temozolomide in patients with stable or recurrent malignant glioma. Neuro Oncol. 2006 Jan; 8(1):67-78.
  6. Butowski N, Prados MD, Lamborn KR, Larson DA, Sneed PK, Wara WM, Malec M, Rabbitt J, Page M, Chang SM. A phase II study of concurrent temozolomide and cis-retinoic acid with radiation for adult patients with newly diagnosed supratentorial glioblastoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Apr 1; 61(5):1454-9.
  7. Chang SM, Lamborn KR, Malec M, Larson D, Wara W, Sneed P, Rabbitt J, Page M, Nicholas MK, Prados MD. Phase II study of temozolomide and thalidomide with radiation therapy for newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004 Oct 1; 60(2):353-7.
  8. Chang SM, Theodosopoulos P, Lamborn K, Malec M, Rabbitt J, Page M, Prados MD. Temozolomide in the treatment of recurrent malignant glioma. Cancer. 2004 Feb 1; 100(3):605-11.
  9. Prados MD, Wara WM, Sneed PK, McDermott M, Chang SM, Rabbitt J, Page M, Malec M, Davis RL, Gutin PH, Lamborn K, Wilson CB, Phillips TL, Larson DA. Phase III trial of accelerated hyperfractionation with or without difluromethylornithine (DFMO) versus standard fractionated radiotherapy with or without DFMO for newly diagnosed patients with glioblastoma multiforme. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2001 Jan 1; 49(1):71-7.
  10. Levin VA, Lamborn K, Wara W, Davis R, Edwards M, Rabbitt J, Malec M, Prados MD. Phase II study of 6-thioguanine, procarbazine, dibromodulcitol, lomustine, and vincristine chemotherapy with radiotherapy for treating malignant glioma in children. Neuro Oncol. 2000 Jan; 2(1):22-8.
  11. Prados MD, Edwards MS, Chang SM, Russo C, Davis R, Rabbitt J, Page M, Lamborn K, Wara WM. Hyperfractionated craniospinal radiation therapy for primitive neuroectodermal tumors: results of a Phase II study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1999 Jan 15; 43(2):279-85.
  12. Chang SM, Barker FG, Huhn SL, Nicholas MK, Page M, Rabbitt J, Prados MD. High dose oral tamoxifen and subcutaneous interferon alpha-2a for recurrent glioma. J Neurooncol. 1998 Apr; 37(2):169-76.
  13. Rabbitt JE, Page MS. Selected complications in neuro-oncology patients. Semin Oncol Nurs. 1998 Feb; 14(1):53-60.
  14. Prados MD, Larson DA, Lamborn K, McDermott MW, Sneed PK, Wara WM, Chang SM, Mack EE, Krouwer HG, Chandler KL, Warnick RE, Davis RL, Rabbitt JE, Malec M, Levin VA, Gutin PH, Phillips TL, Wilson CB. Radiation therapy and hydroxyurea followed by the combination of 6-thioguanine and BCNU for the treatment of primary malignant brain tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1998 Jan 1; 40(1):57-63.
  15. Prados MD, Edwards MS, Rabbitt J, Lamborn K, Davis RL, Levin VA. Treatment of pediatric low-grade gliomas with a nitrosourea-based multiagent chemotherapy regimen. J Neurooncol. 1997 May; 32(3):235-41.
  16. Prados MD, Warnick RE, Mack EE, Chandler KL, Rabbitt J, Page M, Malec M. Intravenous carboplatin for recurrent gliomas. A dose-escalating phase II trial. Am J Clin Oncol. 1996 Dec; 19(6):609-12.
  17. Page MS, Rabbitt JE. Issues in metastatic disease. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 1995 Mar; 7(1):143-9.
  18. Warnick RE, Prados MD, Mack EE, Chandler KL, Doz F, Rabbitt JE, Malec MK. A phase II study of intravenous carboplatin for the treatment of recurrent gliomas. J Neurooncol. 1994; 19(1):69-74.
  19. Petronio J, Edwards MS, Prados M, Freyberger S, Rabbitt J, Silver P, Levin VA. Management of chiasmal and hypothalamic gliomas of infancy and childhood with chemotherapy. J Neurosurg. 1991 May; 74(5):701-8.

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