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Robert J. Hayashi, MD

Current Position
Professor, Pediatrics
Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Director, Bone Marrow Transplant Unit

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Hematology
Pediatric Oncology
Bone Marrow Transplant

Patients Seen At
Medical Building Three
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
1020 N. Mason Road, Suite 110
Creve Coeur, MO  63141
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St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, 9th Floor, South
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8116
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Leukemia, blood disorders, cancer in children, bone marrow transplantation, post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease, allogeneic transplant, malignant and non-malignant diseases in children.

Board Certification
Pediatrics -- Certified
Pediatric Hematology & Oncology -- Certified

Medical Education
B.S.: Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1982
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1986
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 1989
Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, 1992
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Honors and Awards
Listed in America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Ltd., 2006-2010
National Institutes of Health, Physician Scientist Award, 1992-1997
Child Health Research Center Award, 1992

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Cohen KJ, Gibbs IC, Fisher PG, Hayashi RJ, Macy ME, Gore L. A phase I trial of arsenic trioxide chemoradiotherapy for infiltrating astrocytomas of childhood. Neuro Oncol. 2013 Jun;15(6):783-7.

Danner-Koptik KE, Majhail NS, Brazauskas R, Wang Z, Buchbinder D, Cahn JY, Dilley KJ, Frangoul HA, Gross TG, Hale GA, Hayashi RJ, Hijiya N, Kamble RT, Lazarus HM, Marks DI, Reddy V, Savani BN, Warwick AB, Wingard JR, Wood WA, Sorror ML, Jacobsohn DA. Second malignancies after autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation in children. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2013 Mar;48(3):363-8.

Chow EJ, Liu W, Srivastava K, Leisenring WM, Hayashi RJ, Sklar CA, Stovall M, Robison LL, Baker KS. Differential effects of radiotherapy on growth and endocrine function among acute leukemia survivors: a childhood cancer survivor study report. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jan;60(1):110-5.

Gross TG, Orjuela MA, Perkins SL, Park JR, Lynch JC, Cairo MS, Smith LM, Hayashi RJ. Low-dose chemotherapy and rituximab for posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease (PTLD): a Children's Oncology Group Report. Am J Transplant. 2012 Nov;12(11):3069-75.

Kolinsky DC, Hayashi SS, Karzon R, Mao J, Hayashi RJ. Late onset hearing loss: a significant complication of cancer survivors treated with Cisplatin containing chemotherapy regimens. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2010 Mar;32(2):119-23.

Gross TG, Hale GA, He W, Camitta BM, Sanders JE, Cairo MS, Hayashi RJ, Termuhlen AM, Zhang MJ, Davies SM, Eapen M. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for refractory or recurrent non-Hodgkin lymphoma in children and adolescents. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2010 Feb;16(2):223-30.

Wall DA, Chan KW, Nieder ML, Hayashi RJ, Yeager AM, Kadota R, Przepiorka D, Mezzi K, Kletzel M; Pediatric Blood, Marrow Transplant Consortium. Safety, efficacy, and pharmacokinetics of intravenous busulfan in children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Safety, efficacy, and pharmacokinetics of intravenous busulfan in children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010 Feb;54(2):291-8.

Kaste SC, Goodman P, Leisenring W, Stovall M, Hayashi RJ, Yeazel M, Beiraghi S, Hudson MM, Sklar CA, Robison LL, Baker KS. Impact of radiation and chemotherapy on risk of dental abnormalities: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Cancer. 2009 Dec 15;115(24):5817-27.

Baker KS, Filipovich AH, Gross TG, Grossman WJ, Hale GA, Hayashi RJ, Kamani NR, Kurian S, Kapoor N, Ringdén O, Eapen M. Unrelated donor hematopoietic cell transplantation for hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2008 Aug;42(3):175-80.

Bluhm EC, Ronckers C, Hayashi RJ, Neglia JP, Mertens AC, Stovall M, Meadows AT, Mitby PA, Whitton JA, Hammond S, Barker JD, Donaldson SS, Robison LL, Inskip PD. Cause-specific mortality and second cancer incidence after non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Blood. 2008 Apr 15;111(8):4014-21.

Rosman IS, Lloyd BM, Hayashi RJ, Bayliss SJ. Cutaneous effects of thiotepa in pediatric patients receiving high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem cell transplantation. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2008 Apr;58(4):575-8.

Dean JB, Hayashi SS, Albert CM, King AA, Karzon R, Hayashi RJ. Hearing loss in pediatric oncology patients receiving carboplatin-containing regimens. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2008 Feb;30(2):130-4.

Spivey JF, Singleton D, Sweet S, Storch GA, Hayashi RJ, Huddleston CB, Danziger-Isakov LA. Safety and efficacy of prolonged cytomegalovirus prophylaxis with intravenous ganciclovir in pediatric and young adult lung transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant. 2007 May;11(3):312-8.

Punyko JA, Gurney JG, Scott Baker K, Hayashi RJ, Hudson MM, Liu Y, Robison LL, Mertens AC. Physical impairment and social adaptation in adult survivors of childhood and adolescent rhabdomyosarcoma: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivors Study. Psychooncology. 2007 Jan;16(1):26-37.

Hayashi RJ, Kanagawa O. Requirement of high-affinity IL-2-IL-2R interaction for T cell anergy induction. Int Immunol. 2006 May;18(5):645-51. Epub 2006 Mar 30.

For more articles and abstracts, take this off-site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page for Dr. Robert J. Hayashi.

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