Elizabeth C. Riley M.D., FACP

Elizabeth C. Riley M.D.

Elizabeth C. Riley M.D., FACP

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Breast Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic
UofL Health - James Graham Brown Cancer Center
529 South Jackson Street
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-2522 - Academic Office
502-562-4370 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Medical Oncology-Breast; Hematology


Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Louisville
  • Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Harvard Medical School
  • Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Harvard Medical School

Featured Publications

  • Bhandari S, Kumar R, Tripathi P, Riley E. Apple-core lesion. Curr Probl Cancer. 2019 Dec;43(6):100475. doi: 10.1016/j.currproblcancer.2019.04.001. Epub 2019 May 3. PubMed PMID: 31079837.
  • Bhandari S, Ngo P, Kute B, Mandadi M, Pitman WA, Wu X, Lloyd S, Brown MC, Rai SN, Jain D, Riley EC. Adherence to anti-estrogen therapy in women with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer utilizing bubble packaging: a pilot study. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2019 Sep;177(2):395-399. doi: 10.1007/s10549-019-05308-7. Epub 2019 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 31172406.
  • Breaux A, Turner B, Wu X, Rai SN, Riley EC, Mandadi M, Sanders MA. Impact of 21-Gene Expression Assay on Staging Estrogen Receptor-Positive HER2-Negative Breast Cancer. Clin Breast Cancer. 2019 Feb;19(1):e261-e269. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2018.10.005. Epub 2018 Oct 29. PubMed PMID: 30509870.
  • Dragun AE, Ajkay NJ, Riley EC, Roberts TL, Pan J, Rai SN, Jain D, Quillo AR, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM, Woo SY. First Results of a Phase 2 Trial of Once-Weekly Hypofractionated Breast Irradiation (WHBI) for Early-Stage Breast Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Jul 1;98(3):595-602. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.01.212. PubMed PMID: 28581400.
  • Panchabhai TS, Patil PD, Riley EC, Mitchell CK. When the picture is fragmented: Vitamin B12 deficiency masquerading as thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci. 2016 Apr-Jun;6(2):89-92. doi: 10.4103/2229-5151.183026. PubMed PMID: 27308258; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4901834.
  • Boone SD, Baumgartner KB, Baumgartner RN, Connor AE, John EM, Giuliano AR, Hines LM, Rai SN, Riley EC, Pinkston CM, Wolff RK, Slattery ML. Active and passive cigarette smoking and mortality among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer. Ann Epidemiol. 2015 Nov;25(11):824-31. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2015.08.007. Epub 2015 Aug 28. PubMed PMID: 26387598; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4609618.
  • Das N, Baumgartner RN, Riley EC, Pinkston CM, Yang D, Baumgartner KB. Treatment-related risk factors for arm lymphedema among long-term breast cancer survivors. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Sep;9(3):422-30. doi: 10.1007/s11764-014-0416-9. Epub 2015 Apr 26. PubMed PMID: 25913877.
  • Shaughnessy JN, Meena RA, Dunlap NE, Jain D, Riley EC, Quillo AR, Dragun AE. Efficacy of concurrent chemoradiotherapy for patients with locally recurrent or advanced inoperable breast cancer. Clin Breast Cancer. 2015 Apr;15(2):135-42. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2014.10.007. Epub 2014 Oct 22. PubMed PMID: 25454741.
  • Torres D, Myers JA, Eshraghi LW, Riley EC, Soliman PT, Milam MR. Risk factors for the development of uterine cancer in breast cancer survivors: an army of women study. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015;22(6):1974-9. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-4193-5. Epub 2014 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 25361886.
  • Mizuguchi S, Barkley L, Rai S, Pan J, Roland L, Crawford S, Riley EC. Mobile Mammography, Race, and Insurance: Use Trends Over a Decade at a Comprehensive Urban Cancer Center. J Oncol Pract. 2015 Jan;11(1):e75-80. doi: 10.1200/JOP.2014.001477. Epub 2014 Nov 4. PubMed PMID: 25371543.