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Stephanie M. Perkins, MD

Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology
Chief, Pediatrics Service
Director, Residency Program

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Radiation Oncology
Leukemia
Gamma Knife
Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

Radiation Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

pediatric oncology, pediatric leukemia, pediatric brain tumors, late effects of cancer radiation treatment

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Radiation Oncology Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Floor: LL
Office Phone: 314-747-9628
Fax: 314-747-9557

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-747-9628
Fax: 314-747-9557

Education

Education

Residency: Radiation Oncology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2009
B.S. (Chemistry & Biology): Union University, Jackson, TN 2001
Chief Resident: Radiation Oncology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2010
Medical Degree: University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Plasma-derived proteomic biomarkers in HLA-haploidentical or HLA-matched bone marrow transplantation using post-transplantation cyclophosphamide.
Kanakry CG, Bakoyannis G, Perkins SM, McCurdy SR, Vulic A, Warren EH, Daguindau E, Olmsted T, Mumaw C, Towlerton AM, Cooke KR, O'Donnell PV, Symons HJ, Paczesny S, Luznik L
Haematologica. 2017 Jan 25; pii: haematol.2016.152322. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2016.152322.

PMID:
    28126963
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Simplified low-dose-rate infant total body irradiation.
Knutson N, Rao YJ, Yaddanapudi S, Perkins SM, Li HH
Pract Radiat Oncol. 2016 Oct 24; pii: S1879-8500(16)30240-5. doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2016.10.013.

PMID:
    28094209
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Long-term neurologic health and psychosocial function of adult survivors of childhood medulloblastoma/PNET: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.
King AA, Seidel K, Di C, Leisenring WM, Perkins SM, Krull KR, Sklar CA, Green DM, Armstrong GT, Zeltzer LK, Wells E, Stovall M, Ullrich NJ, Oeffinger KC, Robison LL, Packer RJ
Neuro Oncol. 2016 Dec 29; pii: now242. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/now242.

PMID:
    28039368
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Patterns of care and treatment outcomes of patients with Craniopharyngioma in the national cancer database.
Rao YJ, Hassanzadeh C, Fischer-Valuck B, Chicoine MR, Kim AH, Perkins SM, Huang J
J Neurooncol. 2016 Dec 23; doi: 10.1007/s11060-016-2342-3.

PMID:
    28012064
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Evaluation of interprofessional relational coordination and patients' perception of care in outpatient oncology teams.
Azar JM, Johnson CS, Frame AM, Perkins SM, Cottingham AH, Litzelman DK
J Interprof Care. 2017 Mar; 31(2)273-276. doi: 10.1080/13561820.2016.1248815.

PMID:
    27936991
    [PubMed - in process]
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Assessment of the treatment approach and survival outcomes in a modern cohort of patients with atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumors using the National Cancer Database.
Fischer-Valuck BW, Chen I, Srivastava AJ, Floberg JM, Rao YJ, King AA, Shinohara ET, Perkins SM
Cancer. 2017 Feb 15; 123(4)682-687. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30405.

PMID:
    27861763
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of concurrent chemotherapy with radiation therapy for elderly patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma: a review of the National Cancer Data Base.
Huang J, Samson P, Perkins SM, Ansstas G, Chheda MG, DeWees TA, Tsien CI, Robinson CG, Campian JL
J Neurooncol. 2016 Nov 14;

PMID:
    27844308
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Disparity in Outcomes for Adolescent and Young Adult Patients Diagnosed With Pediatric Solid Tumors Across 4 Decades.
Chen I, Pasalic D, Fischer-Valuck B, Frangoul H, DeWees T, Shinohara ET, Perkins SM
Am J Clin Oncol. 2016 Nov 10;

PMID:
    27841802
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Family Navigator: A Pilot Intervention to Support Intensive Care Unit Family Surrogates.
Torke AM, Wocial LD, Johns SA, Sachs GA, Callahan CM, Bosslet GT, Slaven JE, Perkins SM, Hickman SE, Montz K, Burke ES
Am J Crit Care. 2016 Nov; 25(6)498-507.

PMID:
    27802950
    [PubMed - in process]
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Best Practices for Biostatistical Consultation and Collaboration in Academic Health Centers.
Perkins SM, Bacchetti P, Davey CS, Lindsell CJ, Mazumdar M, Oster RA, Peduzzi PN, Rocke DM, Rudser KD, Kim M
Am Stat. 2016; 70(2)187-194.

PMID:
    27777443
    [PubMed - in process]
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Physicians in Postgraduate Training Characteristics and Support of Palliative Sedation for Existential Distress.
Cripe LD, Perkins SM, Cottingham A, Tong Y, Kozak MA, Mehta R
Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2016 Jul 18; pii: 1049909116660516.

PMID:
    27432319
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Elevations in the Fasting Serum Proinsulin-to-C-Peptide Ratio Precede the Onset of Type 1 Diabetes.
Sims EK, Chaudhry Z, Watkins R, Syed F, Blum J, Ouyang F, Perkins SM, Mirmira RG, Sosenko J, DiMeglio LA, Evans-Molina C
Diabetes Care. 2016 Sep; 39(9)1519-26. doi: 10.2337/dc15-2849.

PMID:
    27385327
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pilot Randomized Trial of Active Music Engagement Intervention Parent Delivery for Young Children With Cancer.
Robb SL, Haase JE, Perkins SM, Haut PR, Henley AK, Knafl KA, Tong Y
J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Jun 11; pii: jsw050.

PMID:
    27289068
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Which veterans enroll in a VA health information exchange program?
Dixon BE, Ofner S, Perkins SM, Myers LJ, Rosenman MB, Zillich AJ, French DD, Weiner M, Haggstrom DA
J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Jan; 24(1)96-105. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocw058.

PMID:
    27274014
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effects of Race/Ethnicity and Socioeconomic Status on Outcome in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.
Acharya S, Hsieh S, Shinohara ET, DeWees T, Frangoul H, Perkins SM
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2016 Jul; 38(5)350-4. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000591.

PMID:
    27177145
    [PubMed - in process]
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Functional characterization of a panel of high-grade serous ovarian cancer cell lines as representative experimental models of the disease.
Haley J, Tomar S, Pulliam N, Xiong S, Perkins SM, Karpf AR, Mitra S, Nephew KP, Mitra AK
Oncotarget. 2016 May 31; 7(22)32810-20. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.9053.

PMID:
    27147568
    [PubMed - in process]
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Distance to Radiation Facility and Treatment Choice in Early-Stage Breast Cancer.
Acharya S, Hsieh S, Michalski JM, Shinohara ET, Perkins SM
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Mar 15; 94(4)691-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.12.020.

PMID:
    26972641
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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End-of-Life Decision Making and Communication of Bereaved Family Members of African Americans with Serious Illness.
Smith-Howell ER, Hickman SE, Meghani SH, Perkins SM, Rawl SM
J Palliat Med. 2016 Feb; 19(2)174-82. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2015.0314.

PMID:
    26840853
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Short-Term Medical Costs of a VHA Health Information Exchange: A CHEERS-Compliant Article.
French DD, Dixon BE, Perkins SM, Myers LJ, Weiner M, Zillich AJ, Haggstrom DA
Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Jan; 95(2)e2481. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000002481.

PMID:
    26765453
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Children with new onset seizures: A prospective study of parent variables, child behavior problems, and seizure occurrence.
Austin JK, Haber LC, Dunn DW, Shore CP, Johnson CS, Perkins SM
Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Dec; 5373-7. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.09.019.

PMID:
    26520879
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Dr Perkins research involves assessing risk of secondary malignancies, late causes of death in survivors of childhood brain tumors, and leukemia in children.