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Carolyn McCourt, MD

Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Gynecologic Oncology

Specialty Areas

Gynecologic Oncology
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board Certifications

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gynecologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Surgical and medical management of gynecologic malignancies, clinical treatment trials, minimally invasive surgery (robotic and laparoscopic), integrative care

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gynecologic Treatment Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 13
Office Phone: (314) 362-3181
Fax: (314) 362-8644

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Building D

3023 N. Ballas Road
Fourth Floor, Suite 450
St. Louis, MO 63131

Suite: 450
Office Phone: (314) 996-6075
Fax: (314) 996-6074

Siteman Cancer Center
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital

150 Entrance Way
St. Peters, MO 63376

Office Phone: 314-996-6006
Fax: 314-996-6074

Education

Education

Medical Degree : Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska 2001
Fellowship: Gynecologic Oncology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 2008
Bachelor of Science: Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska 1997
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Therapeutic Inhibition of the Receptor Tyrosine Kinase AXL Improves Sensitivity to Platinum and Taxane in Ovarian Cancer.
Quinn JM, Greenwade MM, Palisoul ML, Opara G, Massad K, Guo L, Zhao P, Beck-Noia H, Hagemann IS, Hagemann AR, McCourt CK, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Fuh KC
Mol Cancer Ther. 2018 Nov 26; pii: molcanther.0537.2018. doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-18-0537.

PMID:
    30478151
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Testing the effectiveness of REACH Pregnancy Circles group antenatal care: protocol for a randomised controlled pilot trial.
Wiggins M, Sawtell M, Wiseman O, McCourt C, Greenberg L, Hunter R, Eldridge S, Haora P, Kaur I, Harden A
Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2018; 4169. doi: 10.1186/s40814-018-0361-x.

PMID:
    30459959
    [PubMed]
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Women's experiences of induction of labour: Qualitative systematic review and thematic synthesis.
Coates R, Cupples G, Scamell A, McCourt C
Midwifery. 2018 Oct 25; 6917-28. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.10.013.

PMID:
    30390463
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Risk factors for development of systemic lupus erythematosus in patients with cutaneous lupus: a retrospective review.
Murphy B, McCourt C, O'Kane D
Clin Exp Dermatol. 2018 Oct 2; doi: 10.1111/ced.13802.

PMID:
    30280410
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Better together: A qualitative exploration of women's perceptions and experiences of group antenatal care.
Hunter LJ, Da Motta G, McCourt C, Wiseman O, Rayment JL, Haora P, Wiggins M, Harden A
Women Birth. 2018 Sep 22; pii: S1871-5192(18)30119-7. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2018.09.001.

PMID:
    30253938
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Ethnographic study of the use of interventions during the second stage of labor in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Altaweli R, McCourt C, Scamell M, Curtis Tyler K
Birth. 2018 Sep 9; doi: 10.1111/birt.12395.

PMID:
    30198111
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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SQ1274, a novel microtubule inhibitor, inhibits ovarian and uterine cancer cell growth.
Mills KA, Roach ST, Quinn JM, Guo L, Beck HM, Lomonosova E, Ilivicky AR, Starks CM, Lawrence JA, Hagemann AR, McCourt C, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Fuh KC
Gynecol Oncol. 2018 Nov; 151(2)337-344. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2018.08.008.

PMID:
    30190114
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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`It makes sense and it works': Maternity care providers' perspectives on the feasibility of a group antenatal care model (Pregnancy Circles).
Hunter L, Da Motta G, McCourt C, Wiseman O, Rayment J, Haora P, Wiggins M, Harden A
Midwifery. 2018 Nov; 6656-63. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.07.016.

PMID:
    30125782
    [PubMed - in process]
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Organising safe and sustainable care in alongside midwifery units: Findings from an organisational ethnographic study.
McCourt C, Rance S, Rayment J, Sandall J
Midwifery. 2018 Oct; 6526-34. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.06.023.

PMID:
    30032066
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evaluation of community-level interventions to increase early initiation of antenatal care in pregnancy: protocol for the Community REACH study, a cluster randomised controlled trial with integrated process and economic evaluations.
Sawtell M, Sweeney L, Wiggins M, Salisbury C, Eldridge S, Greenberg L, Hunter R, Kaur I, McCourt C, Hatherall B, Findlay G, Morris J, Reading S, Renton A, Adekoya R, Green B, Harvey B, Latham S, Patel K, Vanlessen L, Harden A
Trials. 2018 Mar 5; 19(1)163. doi: 10.1186/s13063-018-2526-6.

PMID:
    29506563
    [PubMed - in process]
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Moving forward with actionable therapeutic targets and opportunities in endometrial cancer: A NCI clinical trials planning meeting report.
Lheureux S, McCourt C, Rimel BJ, Duska L, Fleming G, Mackay H, Mutch D, Temkin SM, Lynn J, Kohn EC
Gynecol Oncol. 2018 Feb 22; pii: S0090-8258(18)30124-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2018.02.005.

PMID:
    29477660
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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'Keeping birth normal': Exploratory evaluation of a training package for midwives in an inner-city, alongside midwifery unit.
Walker S, Batinelli L, Rocca-Ihenacho L, McCourt C
Midwifery. 2018 May; 601-8. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.01.011.

PMID:
    29454244
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Defining and mitigating the challenges of an older and obese population in minimally invasive gynecologic cancer surgery.
Hagemann AR, McCourt CK, Varaday SS, Moore KN
Gynecol Oncol. 2018 Mar; 148(3)601-608. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.12.020.

PMID:
    29329881
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Blood pressure self-monitoring in pregnancy: examining feasibility in a prospective cohort study.
Tucker KL, Taylor KS, Crawford C, Hodgkinson JA, Bankhead C, Carver T, Ewers E, Glogowska M, Greenfield SM, Ingram L, Hinton L, Khan KS, Locock L, Mackillop L, McCourt C, Pirie AM, Stevens R, McManus RJ
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017 Dec 28; 17(1)442. doi: 10.1186/s12884-017-1605-0.

PMID:
    29284456
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Blood pressure self-monitoring in pregnancy (BuMP) feasibility study; a qualitative analysis of women's experiences of self-monitoring.
Hinton L, Tucker KL, Greenfield SM, Hodgkinson JA, Mackillop L, McCourt C, Carver T, Crawford C, Glogowska M, Locock L, Selwood M, Taylor KS, McManus RJ
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017 Dec 19; 17(1)427. doi: 10.1186/s12884-017-1592-1.

PMID:
    29258469
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Involving seldom-heard groups in a PPI process to inform the design of a proposed trial on the use of probiotics to prevent preterm birth: a case study.
Rayment J, Lanlehin R, McCourt C, Husain SM
Res Involv Engagem. 2017; 311. doi: 10.1186/s40900-017-0061-3.

PMID:
    29062536
    [PubMed]
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Mapping midwifery and obstetric units in England.
Walsh D, Spiby H, Grigg CP, Dodwell M, McCourt C, Culley L, Bishop S, Wilkinson J, Coleby D, Pacanowski L, Thornton J, Byers S
Midwifery. 2018 Jan; 569-16. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2017.09.009.

PMID:
    29024869
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Benefit of combination chemotherapy and radiation stratified by grade of stage IIIC endometrial cancer.
Binder PS, Kuroki LM, Zhao P, Cusworth S, Divine LM, Hagemann AR, McCourt CK, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Massad LS
Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Nov; 147(2)309-314. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.08.031.

PMID:
    28916118
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inhibition of the Receptor Tyrosine Kinase AXL Restores Paclitaxel Chemosensitivity in Uterine Serous Cancer.
Palisoul ML, Quinn JM, Schepers E, Hagemann IS, Guo L, Reger K, Hagemann AR, McCourt CK, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Fuh KC
Mol Cancer Ther. 2017 Dec; 16(12)2881-2891. doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-17-0587.

PMID:
    28904132
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A retrospective review of the management of patients with hidradenitis suppurativa in the Belfast health and social care trust, Northern Ireland.
Abdelrahman W, Dawson R, McCourt C
Ir Med J. 2017 May 10; 110(5)574.

PMID:
    28737315
    [PubMed - in process]
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Areas of Research Interest

Endometrial cancer