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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

Distant intracranial failure in melanoma brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery in the era of immunotherapy and targeted agents.
Acharya S, Mahmood M, Mullen D, Yang D, Tsien CI, Huang J, Perkins SM, Rich K, Chicoine M, Leuthardt E, Dowling J, Dunn G, Keller J, Robinson CG, Abraham C
Adv Radiat Oncol. 2017 Oct-Dec; 2(4)572-580. doi: 10.1016/j.adro.2017.07.003.

PMID:
    29204524
    [PubMed]
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Treatment utilization and outcomes in elderly patients with locally advanced esophageal carcinoma: a review of the National Cancer Database.
Vlacich G, Samson PP, Perkins SM, Roach MC, Parikh PJ, Bradley JD, Lockhart AC, Puri V, Meyers BF, Kozower B, Robinson CG
Cancer Med. 2017 Nov 15; doi: 10.1002/cam4.1250.

PMID:
    29139215
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Statistical competencies for medical research learners: What is fundamental?
Enders FT, Lindsell CJ, Welty LJ, Benn EKT, Perkins SM, Mayo MS, Rahbar MH, Kidwell KM, Thurston SW, Spratt H, Grambow SC, Larson J, Carter RE, Pollock BH, Oster RA
J Clin Transl Sci. 2017 Jun; 1(3)146-152. doi: 10.1017/cts.2016.31.

PMID:
    29082029
    [PubMed]
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Immunomodulation by Entinostat in Renal Cell Carcinoma Patients Receiving High-Dose Interleukin 2: A Multicenter, Single-Arm, Phase I/II Trial (NCI-CTEP#7870).
Pili R, Quinn DI, Hammers HJ, Monk P, George S, Dorff TB, Olencki T, Shen L, Orillion A, Lamonica D, Fragomeni RS, Szabo Z, Hutson A, Groman A, Perkins SM, Piekarz R, Carducci MA
Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Dec 1; 23(23)7199-7208. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-1178.

PMID:
    28939740
    [PubMed - in process]
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Potential Impact of Amantadine on Aggression in Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury.
Hammond FM, Malec JF, Zafonte RD, Sherer M, Bogner J, Dikmen S, Whitney MP, Bell KR, Perkins SM, Moser EA
J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2017 Sep/Oct; 32(5)308-318. doi: 10.1097/HTR.0000000000000342.

PMID:
    28891908
    [PubMed - in process]
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Providing Quantitative Information and a Nudge to Undergo Stool Testing in a Colorectal Cancer Screening Decision Aid: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Schwartz PH, Perkins SM, Schmidt KK, Muriello PF, Althouse S, Rawl SM
Med Decis Making. 2017 Aug; 37(6)688-702. doi: 10.1177/0272989X17698678.

PMID:
    28398836
    [PubMed - in process]
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Medication Use among Veterans across Health Care Systems.
Nguyen KA, Haggstrom DA, Ofner S, Perkins SM, French DD, Myers LJ, Rosenman M, Weiner M, Dixon BE, Zillich AJ
Appl Clin Inform. 2017 Mar 8; 8(1)235-249. doi: 10.4338/ACI-2016-10-RA-0184.

PMID:
    28271121
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Plasma-derived proteomic biomarkers in human leukocyte antigen-haploidentical or human leukocyte antigen-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 AMH, Cooke KR, O'Donnell PV, Symons HJ, Paczesny S, Luznik L
Haematologica. 2017 May; 102(5)932-940. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2016.152322.

PMID:
    28126963
    [PubMed - in process]
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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. 2017 May - Jun; 7(3)190-194. doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2016.10.013.

PMID:
    28094209
    [PubMed - in process]
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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. 2017 May 1; 19(5)689-698. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/now242.

PMID:
    28039368
    [PubMed - in process]
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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. 2017 Mar; 132(1)109-117. doi: 10.1007/s11060-016-2342-3.

PMID:
    28012064
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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. 2017 Feb; 131(3)593-601. doi: 10.1007/s11060-016-2331-6.

PMID:
    27844308
    [PubMed - in process]
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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. 2017 Sep; 34(8)697-703. doi: 10.1177/1049909116660516.

PMID:
    27432319
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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. 2017 Mar 1; 42(2)208-219. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsw050.

PMID:
    27289068
    [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.