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Virginia Herrmann MD,

Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Section of Surgical Oncology

Specialty Areas

Breast Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Oncology

Board Certifications

Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Christian Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Breast disease, breast cancer surgical management, surgery for benign and malignant breast disease, management of patients at high risk for breast cancer and breast cancer genetics

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-747-1171
Fax: 888-352-8360

Siteman Cancer Center
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital

150 Entrance Way
St. Peters, MO 63376

Office Phone: 314-362-2280
Fax: 888-352-8360

Education

Education

Residency: General Surgery, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1979
Medical Degree: St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
Research Fellowship: Surgery, Harvard Medical School 1980

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Effectiveness of a Web-Based Menu-Planning Intervention to Improve Childcare Service Compliance With Dietary Guidelines: Randomized Controlled Trial.
Grady A, Wolfenden L, Wiggers J, Rissel C, Finch M, Flood V, Salajan D, O'Rourke R, Stacey F, Wyse R, Lecathelinais C, Barnes C, Green S, Herrmann V, Yoong SL
J Med Internet Res. 2020 Feb 4; 22(2)e13401. doi: 10.2196/13401.

PMID:
    32014843
    [PubMed - in process]
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A cross-sectional study to determine the energy density and nutritional quality of primary-school children's lunchboxes.
Sutherland R, Nathan N, Brown A, Yoong S, Reynolds R, Walton A, Janssen L, Desmet C, Lecathelinais C, Gillham K, Herrmann V, Wolfenden L
Public Health Nutr. 2020 Apr; 23(6)1108-1116. doi: 10.1017/S1368980019003379.

PMID:
    31969199
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evaluation of a near-infrared light ultrasound system as a non-invasive blood glucose monitoring device.
Meyhöfer S, Wilms B, Ihling F, Windjäger A, Kalscheuer H, Augustinov A, Herrmann V, Lehnert H, Schmid SM
Diabetes Obes Metab. 2020 Apr; 22(4)694-698. doi: 10.1111/dom.13914.

PMID:
    31709726
    [PubMed - in process]
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A randomized controlled trial to assess the potential efficacy, feasibility and acceptability of an m-health intervention targeting parents of school aged children to improve the nutritional quality of foods packed in the lunchbox 'SWAP IT'.
Sutherland R, Nathan N, Brown A, Yoong S, Finch M, Lecathelinais C, Reynolds R, Walton A, Janssen L, Desmet C, Gillham K, Herrmann V, Hall A, Wiggers J, Wolfenden L
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2019 Jul 2; 16(1)54. doi: 10.1186/s12966-019-0812-7.

PMID:
    31266506
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cluster randomised controlled trial of an m-health intervention in centre-based childcare services to reduce the packing of discretionary foods in children's lunchboxes: study protocol for the 'SWAP IT Childcare' trial.
Pond N, Finch M, Sutherland R, Wolfenden L, Nathan N, Kingsland M, Grady A, Gillham K, Herrmann V, Yoong SL
BMJ Open. 2019 Jun 1; 9(5)e026829. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026829.

PMID:
    31154306
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Growing season moisture drives interannual variation in woody productivity of a temperate deciduous forest.
Helcoski R, Tepley AJ, Pederson N, McGarvey JC, Meakem V, Herrmann V, Thompson JR, Anderson-Teixeira KJ
New Phytol. 2019 Aug; 223(3)1204-1216. doi: 10.1111/nph.15906.

PMID:
    31077588
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A cluster randomised controlled trial of an intervention to increase the implementation of school physical activity policies and guidelines: study protocol for the physically active children in education (PACE) study.
Nathan N, Wiggers J, Bauman AE, Rissel C, Searles A, Reeves P, Oldmeadow C, Naylor PJ, Cradock AL, Sutherland R, Gillham K, Duggan B, Chad S, McCarthy N, Pettett M, Jackson R, Reilly K, Herrmann V, Hope K, Shoesmith A, Wolfenden L
BMC Public Health. 2019 Feb 11; 19(1)170. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-6492-z.

PMID:
    30760243
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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ForC: a global database of forest carbon stocks and fluxes.
Anderson-Teixeira KJ, Wang MMH, McGarvey JC, Herrmann V, Tepley AJ, Bond-Lamberty B, LeBauer DS
Ecology. 2018 Jun; 99(6)1507. doi: 10.1002/ecy.2229.

PMID:
    29603730
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role of tree size in moist tropical forest carbon cycling and water deficit responses.
Meakem V, Tepley AJ, Gonzalez-Akre EB, Herrmann V, Muller-Landau HC, Wright SJ, Hubbell SP, Condit R, Anderson-Teixeira KJ
New Phytol. 2018 Aug; 219(3)947-958. doi: 10.1111/nph.14633.

PMID:
    28585237
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tree Circumference Dynamics in Four Forests Characterized Using Automated Dendrometer Bands.
Herrmann V, McMahon SM, Detto M, Lutz JA, Davies SJ, Chang-Yang CH, Anderson-Teixeira KJ
PLoS One. 2016; 11(12)e0169020. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169020.

PMID:
    28030646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sprint Start Kinetics of Amputee and Non-Amputee Sprinters.
Willwacher S, Herrmann V, Heinrich K, Funken J, Strutzenberger G, Goldmann JP, Braunstein B, Brazil A, Irwin G, Potthast W, Brüggemann GP
PLoS One. 2016; 11(11)e0166219. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0166219.

PMID:
    27846241
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Growth-related Metabolism of the Carbon Storage Poly-3-hydroxybutyrate in Legionella pneumophila.
Gillmaier N, Schunder E, Kutzner E, Tlapák H, Rydzewski K, Herrmann V, Stämmler M, Lasch P, Eisenreich W, Heuner K
J Biol Chem. 2016 Mar 18; 291(12)6471-82. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M115.693481.

PMID:
    26792862
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The STEAP1(262-270) peptide encapsulated into PLGA microspheres elicits strong cytotoxic T cell immunity in HLA-A*0201 transgenic mice--A new approach to immunotherapy against prostate carcinoma.
Herrmann VL, Wieland DE, Legler DF, Wittmann V, Groettrup M
Prostate. 2016 Apr; 76(5)456-68. doi: 10.1002/pros.23136.

PMID:
    26715028
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Herrmann V, Epping B
Z Orthop Unfall. 2015 Oct; 153(5)458-61. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1564945.

PMID:
    26451855
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Ubiquitin-like Modifier FAT10 Is Selectively Expressed in Medullary Thymic Epithelial Cells and Modifies T Cell Selection.
Buerger S, Herrmann VL, Mundt S, Trautwein N, Groettrup M, Basler M
J Immunol. 2015 Nov 1; 195(9)4106-16. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1500592.

PMID:
    26401002
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genome-wide association study of prostate cancer-specific survival.
Szulkin R, Karlsson R, Whitington T, Aly M, Gronberg H, Eeles RA, Easton DF, Kote-Jarai Z, Al Olama AA, Benlloch S, Muir K, Giles GG, Southey MC, FitzGerald LM, Henderson BE, Schumacher FR, Haiman CA, Sipeky C, Tammela TL, Nordestgaard BG, Key TJ, Travis RC, Neal DE, Donovan JL, Hamdy FC, Pharoah PD, Pashayan N, Khaw KT, Stanford JL, Thibodeau SN, McDonnell SK, Schaid DJ, Maier C, Vogel W, Luedeke M, Herkommer K, Kibel AS, Cybulski C, Lubiński J, Kluźniak W, Cannon-Albright L, Brenner H, Herrmann V, Holleczek B, Park JY, Sellers TA, Lim HY, Slavov C, Kaneva RP, Mitev VI, Spurdle A, Teixeira MR, Paulo P, Maia S, Pandha H, Michael A, Kierzek A, PRACTICAL consortium., Batra J, Clements JA, Australian Prostate Cancer BioResource., Albanes D, Andriole GL, Berndt SI, Chanock S, Gapstur SM, Giovannucci EL, Hunter DJ, Kraft P, Le Marchand L, Ma J, Mondul AM, Penney KL, Stampfer MJ, Stevens VL, Weinstein SJ, Trichopoulou A, Bueno-de-Mesquita BH, Tjønneland A, Cox DG, BPC3 consortium., Maehle L, Schleutker J, Lindström S, Wiklund F
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Nov; 24(11)1796-800. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0543.

PMID:
    26307654
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cytotoxic T cell vaccination with PLGA microspheres interferes with influenza A virus replication in the lung and suppresses the infectious disease.
Herrmann VL, Hartmayer C, Planz O, Groettrup M
J Control Release. 2015 Oct 28; 216121-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.08.019.

PMID:
    26276509
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy: Challenging Considerations for the Surgeon.
Angelos P, Bedrosian I, Euhus DM, Herrmann VM, Katz SJ, Pusic A
Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct; 22(10)3208-12. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4758-y.

PMID:
    26259752
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance and Practice Guideline for the Use of Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy in the Management of Breast Cancer.
Holmes D, Colfry A, Czerniecki B, Dickson-Witmer D, Francisco Espinel C, Feldman E, Gallagher K, Greenup R, Herrmann V, Kuerer H, Malik M, Manahan E, O'Neill J, Patel M, Sebastian M, Wheeler A, Kass R
Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct; 22(10)3184-90. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4753-3.

PMID:
    26224406
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Amino Acid Uptake and Metabolism of Legionella pneumophila Hosted by Acanthamoeba castellanii.
Schunder E, Gillmaier N, Kutzner E, Eisenreich W, Herrmann V, Lautner M, Heuner K
J Biol Chem. 2014 Jul 25; 289(30)21040-54.

PMID:
    24904060
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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