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Robert J. Hayashi, MD

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

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Hematology
Pediatric Oncology
Bone Marrow Transplant

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

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.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 9th Floor, South
Office Phone: 314-454-6018
Fax: 314-454-2780

St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center

13001 North Outer Forty
St. Louis, MO 63017

Suite: 2E
Office Phone: 314-454-6018
Fax: 314-454-2780

Education

Education

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

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Adolescent survivors' information needs for transitions to postsecondary education and employment.
Hauff M, Abel R, Hersh J, Isenberg J, Spoljaric D, Hayashi RJ, King AA
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Nov 8; e27547. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27547.

PMID:
    30408306
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Asymmetric sensorineural hearing loss is a risk factor for late-onset hearing loss in pediatric cancer survivors following cisplatin treatment.
Robertson MS, Hayashi SS, Camet ML, Trinkaus K, Henry J, Hayashi RJ
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 Jan; 66(1)e27494. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27494.

PMID:
    30334605
    [PubMed - in process]
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Outcomes after Second Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in Children and Young Adults with Relapsed Acute Leukemia.
Lund TC, Ahn KW, Tecca HR, Hilgers MV, Abdel-Azim H, Abraham A, Diaz MA, Badawy SM, Broglie L, Brown V, Dvorak CC, Gonzalez-Vicent M, Hashem H, Hayashi RJ, Jacobsohn DA, Kent MW, Li CK, Margossian SP, Martin PL, Mehta P, Myers K, Olsson R, Page K, Pulsipher MA, Shaw PJ, Smith AR, Triplett BM, Verneris MR, Eapen M
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2018 Sep 19; pii: S1083-8791(18)30573-1. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.09.016.

PMID:
    30244103
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Granulomatous dermatitis secondary to vemurafenib in a child with Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
Chen L, Hsi AC, Kothari A, Dehner LP, Hayashi RJ, Coughlin CC
Pediatr Dermatol. 2018 Nov; 35(6)e402-e403. doi: 10.1111/pde.13613.

PMID:
    30216522
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence and nature of hearing loss in a cohort of children with sickle cell disease.
Towerman AS, Hayashi SS, Hayashi RJ, Hulbert ML
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 Jan; 66(1)e27457. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27457.

PMID:
    30207054
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparative Analysis of Calcineurin Inhibitor-Based Methotrexate and Mycophenolate Mofetil-Containing Regimens for Prevention of Graft-versus-Host Disease after Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Allogeneic Transplantation.
Chhabra S, Liu Y, Hemmer MT, Costa L, Pidala JA, Couriel DR, Alousi AM, Majhail NS, Stuart RK, Kim D, Ringden O, Urbano-Ispizua A, Saad A, Savani BN, Cooper B, Marks DI, Socie G, Schouten HC, Schoemans H, Abdel-Azim H, Yared J, Cahn JY, Wagner J, Antin JH, Verdonck LF, Lehmann L, Aljurf MD, MacMillan ML, Litzow MR, Solh MM, Qayed M, Hematti P, Kamble RT, Vij R, Hayashi RJ, Gale RP, Martino R, Seo S, Hashmi SK, Nishihori T, Teshima T, Gergis U, Inamoto Y, Spellman SR, Arora M, Hamilton BK
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2018 Aug 25; pii: S1083-8791(18)30489-0. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.08.018.

PMID:
    30153491
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Risk of acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome after autotransplants for lymphomas and plasma cell myeloma.
Radivoyevitch T, Dean RM, Shaw BE, Brazauskas R, Tecca HR, Molenaar RJ, Battiwalla M, Savani BN, Flowers MED, Cooke KR, Hamilton BK, Kalaycio M, Maciejewski JP, Ahmed I, Akpek G, Bajel A, Buchbinder D, Cahn JY, D'Souza A, Daly A, DeFilipp Z, Ganguly S, Hamadani M, Hayashi RJ, Hematti P, Inamoto Y, Khera N, Kindwall-Keller T, Landau H, Lazarus H, Majhail NS, Marks DI, Olsson RF, Seo S, Steinberg A, William BM, Wirk B, Yared JA, Aljurf M, Abidi MH, Allewelt H, Beitinjaneh A, Cook R, Cornell RF, Fay JW, Hale G, Chakrabarty JH, Jodele S, Kasow KA, Mahindra A, Malone AK, Popat U, Rizzo JD, Schouten HC, Warwick AB, Wood WA, Sekeres MA, Litzow MR, Gale RP, Hashmi SK
Leuk Res. 2018 Nov; 74130-136. doi: 10.1016/j.leukres.2018.07.016.

PMID:
    30055822
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Special Therapy and Psychosocial Needs Identified in a Multidisciplinary Cancer Predisposition Syndrome Clinic.
Groves AP, Gettinger K, Druley TE, Kozel BA, Shinawi M, Mohrmann C, Henry J, Jacobi C, Trinkaus K, Hayashi RJ
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018 Jul 26; doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000001251.

PMID:
    30028825
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Development of Electronic Chemotherapy Roadmaps for Pediatric Oncology Patients.
Allen SW, Hayashi RJ, Jones SJ, Drozda MH, Brown RL, Lackey IT, Price AM, Newland JM, Robinson DL, Carey CJ, Rich ES, Huang FS
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2018 Sep/Oct; 35(5)314-319. doi: 10.1177/1043454218767876.

PMID:
    29633658
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Knowledge and perceptions of infertility in female cancer survivors and their parents.
Sandheinrich T, Wondmeneh SB, Mohrmann C, Gettinger K, Henry J, Hayashi RJ
Support Care Cancer. 2018 Jul; 26(7)2433-2439. doi: 10.1007/s00520-018-4080-x.

PMID:
    29427193
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Determining the prevalence of vestibular screening failures in pediatric cancer patients whose therapies include radiation to the head/neck and platin-based therapies: A pilot study.
Camet ML, Hayashi SS, Sinks BC, Henry J, Gettinger K, Hite A, Kiefer J, Mohrmann C, Sandheinrich T, Gao F, Hayashi RJ
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Jun; 65(6)e26992. doi: 10.1002/pbc.26992.

PMID:
    29380538
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Neurocognitive dysfunction in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients: expert review from the late effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the CIBMTR and complications and Quality of Life Working Party of the EBMT.
Buchbinder D, Kelly DL, Duarte RF, Auletta JJ, Bhatt N, Byrne M, DeFilipp Z, Gabriel M, Mahindra A, Norkin M, Schoemans H, Shah AJ, Ahmed I, Atsuta Y, Basak GW, Beattie S, Bhella S, Bredeson C, Bunin N, Dalal J, Daly A, Gajewski J, Gale RP, Galvin J, Hamadani M, Hayashi RJ, Adekola K, Law J, Lee CJ, Liesveld J, Malone AK, Nagler A, Naik S, Nishihori T, Parsons SK, Scherwath A, Schofield HL, Soiffer R, Szer J, Twist I, Warwick AB, Wirk BM, Yi J, Battiwalla M, Flowers MDE, Savani B, Shaw BE
Bone Marrow Transplant. 2018 May; 53(5)535-555. doi: 10.1038/s41409-017-0055-7.

PMID:
    29343837
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Long-term outcomes among 2-year survivors of autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for Hodgkin and diffuse large b-cell lymphoma.
Myers RM, Hill BT, Shaw BE, Kim S, Millard HR, Battiwalla M, Majhail NS, Buchbinder D, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Flowers MED, D'Souza A, Ehrhardt MJ, Langston A, Yared JA, Hayashi RJ, Daly A, Olsson RF, Inamoto Y, Malone AK, DeFilipp Z, Margossian SP, Warwick AB, Jaglowski S, Beitinjaneh A, Fung H, Kasow KA, Marks DI, Reynolds J, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Wirk B, Wood WA, Hamadani M, Satwani P
Cancer. 2018 Feb 15; 124(4)816-825. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31114.

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    29125192
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Neurocognitive Dysfunction in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients: Expert Review from the Late Effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research and Complications and Quality of Life Working Party of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.
Kelly DL, Buchbinder D, Duarte RF, Auletta JJ, Bhatt N, Byrne M, DeFilipp Z, Gabriel M, Mahindra A, Norkin M, Schoemans H, Shah AJ, Ahmed I, Atsuta Y, Basak GW, Beattie S, Bhella S, Bredeson C, Bunin N, Dalal J, Daly A, Gajewski J, Gale RP, Galvin J, Hamadani M, Hayashi RJ, Adekola K, Law J, Lee CJ, Liesveld J, Malone AK, Nagler A, Naik S, Nishihori T, Parsons SK, Scherwath A, Schofield HL, Soiffer R, Szer J, Twist I, Warwick A, Wirk BM, Yi J, Battiwalla M, Flowers ME, Savani B, Shaw BE
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2018 Feb; 24(2)228-241. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.09.004.

PMID:
    28939455
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Increased complications of chronic erythrocytapheresis compared with manual exchange transfusions in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.
Woods D, Hayashi RJ, Binkley MM, Sparks GW, Hulbert ML
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Nov; 64(11)doi: 10.1002/pbc.26635.

PMID:
    28544309
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Personalized Prognostic Risk Score for Long-Term Survival for Children with Acute Leukemia after Allogeneic Transplantation.
Bitan M, Ahn KW, Millard HR, Pulsipher MA, Abdel-Azim H, Auletta JJ, Brown V, Chan KW, Diaz MA, Dietz A, Vincent MG, Guilcher G, Hale GA, Hayashi RJ, Keating A, Mehta P, Myers K, Page K, Prestidge T, Shah NN, Smith AR, Woolfrey A, Thiel E, Davies SM, Eapen M
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Sep; 23(9)1523-1530. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.05.011.

PMID:
    28527984
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Survival and Late Effects after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Hematologic Malignancy at Less than Three Years of Age.
Vrooman LM, Millard HR, Brazauskas R, Majhail NS, Battiwalla M, Flowers ME, Savani BN, Akpek G, Aljurf M, Bajwa R, Baker KS, Beitinjaneh A, Bitan M, Buchbinder D, Chow E, Dandoy C, Dietz AC, Diller L, Gale RP, Hashmi SK, Hayashi RJ, Hematti P, Kamble RT, Kasow KA, Kletzel M, Lazarus HM, Malone AK, Marks DI, O'Brien TA, Olsson RF, Ringden O, Seo S, Steinberg A, Yu LC, Warwick A, Shaw B, Duncan C
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Aug; 23(8)1327-1334. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.04.017.

PMID:
    28461213
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Improved survival after acute graft-<i>versus</i>-host disease diagnosis in the modern era.
Khoury HJ, Wang T, Hemmer MT, Couriel D, Alousi A, Cutler C, Aljurf M, Antin JH, Ayas M, Battiwalla M, Cahn JY, Cairo M, Chen YB, Gale RP, Hashmi S, Hayashi RJ, Jagasia M, Juckett M, Kamble RT, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Litzow M, Majhail N, Miller A, Nishihori T, Qayed M, Schoemans H, Schouten HC, Socie G, Storek J, Verdonck L, Vij R, Wood WA, Yu L, Martino R, Carabasi M, Dandoy C, Gergis U, Hematti P, Solh M, Jamani K, Lehmann L, Savani B, Schultz KR, Wirk BM, Spellman S, Arora M, Pidala J
Haematologica. 2017 May; 102(5)958-966. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2016.156356.

PMID:
    28302712
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Response to: "Technology and Long-Term Health-Related Quality-of-Life Outcomes in Children with Nonmalignant Disorders after Reduced-Intensity Conditioning and Stem Cell Transplantation".
Madden LM, Hayashi RJ, Chan KW, Pulsipher MA, Douglas D, Hale GA, Chaudhury S, Haut P, Kasow KA, Gilman AL, Murray LM, Shenoy S
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2016 Sep; 22(9)1734. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2016.06.013.

PMID:
    27343717
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Challenges Evaluating Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy in Childhood Cancer Survivors.
Mohrmann C, Armer J, Hayashi RJ
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2017 Mar/Apr; 34(2)106-114. doi: 10.1177/1043454216651016.

PMID:
    27251891
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