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Brent W. Miller, M.D.

Associate Professor, Medicine
Division of Renal Diseases
Medical Director, Home Dialysis

Specialty Areas

Nephrology
Kidney Disease
Dialysis Management

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Nephrology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Kidney transplantation, chronic rejection after kidney transplantation, nocturnal hemodialysis, exercise physiology, uremic myopathy, steroid myopathy,peritoneal dialysis, home dialysis

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • In the News
  • Financial Disclosures

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 200
Office Phone: 314-362-7603
Fax: 314-747-5213

Center for Advanced Medicine
Medicine Multispecialty Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-362-7603
Fax: 314-286-0855

Davita St. Louis Dialysis

2610 Clark Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63103

Office Phone: 314-534-0909
Fax: 314-534-0661

Davita St. Louis Dialysis

2610 Clark Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63103

Office Phone: 314-367-9111
Fax: 314-367-9248

Davita St. Louis Dialysis

324 Debaliviere
St. Louis, MO 63112

Office Phone: 314-989-0886
Fax: 314-989-0596

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-362-7603
Fax: 314-747-5213

Education

Education

Fellowship: Renal Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1998
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1990
B. S. Medical Micro: Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Cocaine craving during protracted withdrawal requires PKCε priming within vmPFC.
Miller BW, Wroten MG, Sacramento AD, Silva HE, Shin CB, Vieira PA, Ben-Shahar O, Kippin TE, Szumlinski KK
Addict Biol. 2016 Jan 14; doi: 10.1111/adb.12354.

PMID:
    26769453
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Prefrontal glutamate correlates of methamphetamine sensitization and preference.
Lominac KD, Quadir SG, Barrett HM, McKenna CL, Schwartz LM, Ruiz PN, Wroten MG, Campbell RR, Miller BW, Holloway JJ, Travis KO, Rajasekar G, Maliniak D, Thompson AB, Urman LE, Kippin TE, Phillips TJ, Szumlinski KK
Eur J Neurosci. 2016 Mar; 43(5)689-702. doi: 10.1111/ejn.13159.

PMID:
    26742098
    [PubMed - in process]
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α-Imaging Confirmed Efficient Targeting of CD45-Positive Cells After 211At-Radioimmunotherapy for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.
Frost SH, Miller BW, Bäck TA, Santos EB, Hamlin DK, Knoblaugh SE, Frayo SL, Kenoyer AL, Storb R, Press OW, Wilbur DS, Pagel JM, Sandmaier BM
J Nucl Med. 2015 Nov; 56(11)1766-73. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.115.162388.

PMID:
    26338894
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Imaging properties of pixellated scintillators with deep pixels.
Barber HB, Fastje D, Lemieux D, Grim GP, Furenlid LR, Miller BW, Parkhurst P, Nagarkar VV
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2014 Aug 17; 9215pii: 92150F.

PMID:
    26236070
    [PubMed]
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The iQID camera: An ionizing-radiation quantum imaging detector.
Miller BW, Gregory SJ, Fuller ES, Barrett HH, Barber HB, Furenlid LR
Nucl Instrum Methods Phys Res A. 2014 Dec 11; 767146-152.

PMID:
    26166921
    [PubMed]
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A New Columnar CsI(Tl) Scintillator for iQID detectors.
Han L, Miller BW, Barber HB, Nagarkar VV, Furenlid LR
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2014 Sep 12; 921492140D.

PMID:
    26146444
    [PubMed]
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Quantitative single-particle digital autoradiography with α-particle emitters for targeted radionuclide therapy using the iQID camera.
Miller BW, Frost SH, Frayo SL, Kenoyer AL, Santos E, Jones JC, Green DJ, Hamlin DK, Wilbur DS, Fisher DR, Orozco JJ, Press OW, Pagel JM, Sandmaier BM
Med Phys. 2015 Jul; 42(7)4094-105. doi: 10.1118/1.4921997.

PMID:
    26133610
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ceftolozane/tazobactam pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic-derived dose justification for phase 3 studies in patients with nosocomial pneumonia.
Xiao AJ, Miller BW, Huntington JA, Nicolau DP
J Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Jan; 56(1)56-66. doi: 10.1002/jcph.566.

PMID:
    26096377
    [PubMed - in process]
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Targeting the LOX/hypoxia axis reverses many of the features that make pancreatic cancer deadly: inhibition of LOX abrogates metastasis and enhances drug efficacy.
Miller BW, Morton JP, Pinese M, Saturno G, Jamieson NB, McGhee E, Timpson P, Leach J, McGarry L, Shanks E, Bailey P, Chang D, Oien K, Karim S, Au A, Steele C, Carter CR, McKay C, Anderson K, Evans TR, Marais R, Springer C, Biankin A, Erler JT, Sansom OJ
EMBO Mol Med. 2015 Jun 15; 7(8)1063-76. doi: 10.15252/emmm.201404827.

PMID:
    26077591
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Independent data validation of an in vitro method for the prediction of the relative bioavailability of arsenic in contaminated soils.
Bradham KD, Nelson C, Juhasz AL, Smith E, Scheckel K, Obenour DR, Miller BW, Thomas DJ
Environ Sci Technol. 2015 May 19; 49(10)6312-8. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b00905.

PMID:
    25965337
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Protein Kinase C Epsilon Activity in the Nucleus Accumbens and Central Nucleus of the Amygdala Mediates Binge Alcohol Consumption.
Cozzoli DK, Courson J, Rostock C, Campbell RR, Wroten MG, McGregor H, Caruana AL, Miller BW, Hu JH, Wu Zhang P, Xiao B, Worley PF, Crabbe JC, Finn DA, Szumlinski KK
Biol Psychiatry. 2016 Mar 15; 79(6)443-51. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2015.01.019.

PMID:
    25861702
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparative efficacy of 177Lu and 90Y for anti-CD20 pretargeted radioimmunotherapy in murine lymphoma xenograft models.
Frost SH, Frayo SL, Miller BW, Orozco JJ, Booth GC, Hylarides MD, Lin Y, Green DJ, Gopal AK, Pagel JM, Bäck TA, Fisher DR, Press OW
PLoS One. 2015; 10(3)e0120561. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120561.

PMID:
    25785845
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Consideration of the bioavailability of metal/metalloid species in freshwaters: experiences regarding the implementation of biotic ligand model-based approaches in risk assessment frameworks.
Rüdel H, Díaz Muñiz C, Garelick H, Kandile NG, Miller BW, Pantoja Munoz L, Peijnenburg WJ, Purchase D, Shevah Y, van Sprang P, Vijver M, Vink JP
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015 May; 22(10)7405-21. doi: 10.1007/s11356-015-4257-5.

PMID:
    25750051
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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FDA approval: idelalisib monotherapy for the treatment of patients with follicular lymphoma and small lymphocytic lymphoma.
Miller BW, Przepiorka D, de Claro RA, Lee K, Nie L, Simpson N, Gudi R, Saber H, Shord S, Bullock J, Marathe D, Mehrotra N, Hsieh LS, Ghosh D, Brown J, Kane RC, Justice R, Kaminskas E, Farrell AT, Pazdur R
Clin Cancer Res. 2015 Apr 1; 21(7)1525-9. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-14-2522.

PMID:
    25645861
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Astatine-211 conjugated to an anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody eradicates disseminated B-cell lymphoma in a mouse model.
Green DJ, Shadman M, Jones JC, Frayo SL, Kenoyer AL, Hylarides MD, Hamlin DK, Wilbur DS, Balkan ER, Lin Y, Miller BW, Frost SH, Gopal AK, Orozco JJ, Gooley TA, Laird KL, Till BG, Bäck T, Sandmaier BM, Pagel JM, Press OW
Blood. 2015 Mar 26; 125(13)2111-9. doi: 10.1182/blood-2014-11-612770.

PMID:
    25628467
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Coping with Natural Hazards in a Conservation Context: Resource-Use Decisions of Maasai Households During Recent and Historical Droughts.
Miller BW, Leslie PW, McCabe JT
Hum Ecol. 2014 Oct; 42(5)753-768.

PMID:
    25506101
    [PubMed]
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Rangeland management and fluvial geomorphology in northern Tanzania.
Miller BW, Doyle MW
Geomorphology (Amst). 2014 Jun 1; 214366-377.

PMID:
    24932057
    [PubMed]
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Mesocorticolimbic monoamine correlates of methamphetamine sensitization and motivation.
Lominac KD, McKenna CL, Schwartz LM, Ruiz PN, Wroten MG, Miller BW, Holloway JJ, Travis KO, Rajasekar G, Maliniak D, Thompson AB, Urman LE, Phillips TJ, Szumlinski KK
Front Syst Neurosci. 2014; 870. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2014.00070.

PMID:
    24847220
    [PubMed]
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U.S. Food and drug administration approval: obinutuzumab in combination with chlorambucil for the treatment of previously untreated chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Lee HZ, Miller BW, Kwitkowski VE, Ricci S, DelValle P, Saber H, Grillo J, Bullock J, Florian J, Mehrotra N, Ko CW, Nie L, Shapiro M, Tolnay M, Kane RC, Kaminskas E, Justice R, Farrell AT, Pazdur R
Clin Cancer Res. 2014 Aug 1; 20(15)3902-7. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-14-0516.

PMID:
    24824310
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mutant p53-associated myosin-X upregulation promotes breast cancer invasion and metastasis.
Arjonen A, Kaukonen R, Mattila E, Rouhi P, Högnäs G, Sihto H, Miller BW, Morton JP, Bucher E, Taimen P, Virtakoivu R, Cao Y, Sansom OJ, Joensuu H, Ivaska J
J Clin Invest. 2014 Mar; 124(3)1069-82.

PMID:
    24487586
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians work collaboratively with pharmaceutical or medical device companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our faculty physicians are paid by these commercial companies to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this web site, physicians earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following earned financial interests during calendar year 2015.

Company Name: Fresnius

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $50,001 - $100,000

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2016