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William Hawkins, MD

Neidorff Family and Robert C. Packman Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Chief, Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery Section

Specialty Areas

Hepatobiliary Pancreatic (HPB) Surgery
Biliary Surgery
Gallbladder Surgery
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Gastrointestinal Oncology
Sarcoma
Liver Surgery
Pancreatic Surgery

Board Certifications

Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Minimally invasive foregut and solid organ surgery, pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, sarcoma, abdominal wall hernia, and biliary tract disease, hepatocellular cancer, hepatoma, gastric cancer, revision surgery

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Financial Disclosures

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gastrointestinal Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-362-7046
Fax: 314-222-6255

Siteman Cancer Center - South County

5225 MidAmerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-362-7046

Education

Education

Fellowship: Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 2004
Chief Residency: Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 2002
Residency: Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 2001
Research Fellowship: Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 2000
Residency: Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 1998
Medical Degree: State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York 1995
B.S.: Biology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 1991

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

T Cell- and Monocyte-Specific RNA-Sequencing Analysis in Septic and Nonseptic Critically Ill Patients and in Patients with Cancer.
Washburn ML, Wang Z, Walton AH, Goedegebuure SP, Figueroa DJ, Van Horn S, Grossman J, Remlinger K, Madsen H, Brown J, Srinivasan R, Wolf AI, Berger SB, Yi VN, Hawkins WG, Fields RC, Hotchkiss RS
J Immunol. 2019 Sep 4; pii: ji1900560. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1900560.

PMID:
    31484735
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Precision delivery of RAS-inhibiting siRNA to KRAS driven cancer via peptide-based nanoparticles.
Strand MS, Krasnick BA, Pan H, Zhang X, Bi Y, Brooks C, Wetzel C, Sankpal N, Fleming T, Goedegebuure SP, DeNardo DG, Gillanders WE, Hawkins WG, Wickline SA, Fields RC
Oncotarget. 2019 Jul 30; 10(46)4761-4775. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.27109.

PMID:
    31413817
    [PubMed]
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A 22-year experience with pancreatic resection for metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
Anderson B, Williams GA, Sanford DE, Lu J, Dageforde LA, Hammill CW, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM, Doyle MB, Chapman WC, Khan AS
HPB (Oxford). 2019 Jul 23; pii: S1365-182X(19)30569-6. doi: 10.1016/j.hpb.2019.05.019.

PMID:
    31345661
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Association of preoperative monocyte-to-lymphocyte and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio with recurrence-free and overall survival after resection of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (US-NETSG).
Panni RZ, Lopez-Aguiar AG, Liu J, Poultsides GA, Rocha FG, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM, Trikalinos NA, Maithel S, Fields RC, and other members of US-NETSG.
J Surg Oncol. 2019 Sep; 120(4)632-638. doi: 10.1002/jso.25629.

PMID:
    31339198
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Survival Outcomes Associated With Clinical and Pathological Response Following Neoadjuvant FOLFIRINOX or Gemcitabine/Nab-Paclitaxel Chemotherapy in Resected Pancreatic Cancer.
Macedo FI, Ryon E, Maithel SK, Lee RM, Kooby DA, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Williams G, Maduekwe U, Kim HJ, Ahmad SA, Patel SH, Abbott DE, Schwartz P, Weber SM, Scoggins CR, Martin RCG, Dudeja V, Franceschi D, Livingstone AS, Merchant NB
Ann Surg. 2019 Sep; 270(3)400-413. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003468.

PMID:
    31283563
    [PubMed - in process]
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Agonism of CD11b reprograms innate immunity to sensitize pancreatic cancer to immunotherapies.
Panni RZ, Herndon JM, Zuo C, Hegde S, Hogg GD, Knolhoff BL, Breden MA, Li X, Krisnawan VE, Khan SQ, Schwarz JK, Rogers BE, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Gupta V, DeNardo DG
Sci Transl Med. 2019 Jul 3; 11(499)pii: eaau9240. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aau9240.

PMID:
    31270275
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fluid Stewardship During Critical Illness: A Call to Action.
Hawkins WA, Smith SE, Newsome AS, Carr JR, Bland CM, Branan TN
J Pharm Pract. 2019 Jun 30; 897190019853979. doi: 10.1177/0897190019853979.

PMID:
    31256705
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Cross Validation of the Monoclonal Antibody Das-1 in Identification of High-Risk Mucinous Pancreatic Cystic Lesions.
Das KK, Geng X, Brown JW, Morales-Oyarvide V, Huynh T, Pergolini I, Pitman MB, Ferrone C, Al Efishat M, Haviland D, Thompson E, Wolfgang C, Lennon AM, Allen P, Lillemoe KD, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Liu J, Castillo CF, Das KM, Mino-Kenudson M
Gastroenterology. 2019 Sep; 157(3)720-730.e2. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2019.05.014.

PMID:
    31175863
    [PubMed - in process]
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Low pre-exercise muscle glycogen availability offsets the effect of post-exercise cold water immersion in augmenting PGC-1α gene expression.
Allan R, Sharples AP, Cocks M, Drust B, Dutton J, Dugdale HF, Mawhinney C, Clucas A, Hawkins W, Morton JP, Gregson W
Physiol Rep. 2019 Jun; 7(11)e14082. doi: 10.14814/phy2.14082.

PMID:
    31161726
    [PubMed - in process]
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Arginine Starvation and Docetaxel Induce c-Myc-Driven hENT1 Surface Expression to Overcome Gemcitabine Resistance in ASS1-Negative Tumors.
Prudner BC, Rathore R, Robinson AM, Godec A, Chang SF, Hawkins WG, Hirbe AC, Van Tine BA
Clin Cancer Res. 2019 Aug 15; 25(16)5122-5134. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-19-0206.

PMID:
    31113844
    [PubMed - in process]
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Guidelines Insights: Hepatobiliary Cancers, Version 2.2019.
Benson AB, D'Angelica MI, Abbott DE, Abrams TA, Alberts SR, Anaya DA, Anders R, Are C, Brown D, Chang DT, Cloyd J, Covey AM, Hawkins W, Iyer R, Jacob R, Karachristos A, Kelley RK, Kim R, Palta M, Park JO, Sahai V, Schefter T, Sicklick JK, Singh G, Sohal D, Stein S, Tian GG, Vauthey JN, Venook AP, Hammond LJ, Darlow SD
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 Apr 1; 17(4)302-310. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2019.0019.

PMID:
    30959462
    [PubMed - in process]
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Watch What You (Self-) Eat: Autophagic Mechanisms that Modulate Metabolism.
Lahiri V, Hawkins WD, Klionsky DJ
Cell Metab. 2019 Apr 2; 29(4)803-826. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2019.03.003.

PMID:
    30943392
    [PubMed - in process]
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Delta-6-desaturase (FADS2) inhibition and omega-3 fatty acids in skeletal muscle protein turnover.
Brown KM, Sharma S, Baker E, Hawkins W, van der Merwe M, Puppa MJ
Biochem Biophys Rep. 2019 Jul; 18100622. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrep.2019.100622.

PMID:
    30923750
    [PubMed]
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Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma, Version 1.2019.
Tempero MA, Malafa MP, Chiorean EG, Czito B, Scaife C, Narang AK, Fountzilas C, Wolpin BM, Al-Hawary M, Asbun H, Behrman SW, Benson AB, Binder E, Cardin DB, Cha C, Chung V, Dillhoff M, Dotan E, Ferrone CR, Fisher G, Hardacre J, Hawkins WG, Ko AH, LoConte N, Lowy AM, Moravek C, Nakakura EK, O'Reilly EM, Obando J, Reddy S, Thayer S, Wolff RA, Burns JL, Zuccarino-Catania G
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 Mar 1; 17(3)202-210. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2019.0014.

PMID:
    30865919
    [PubMed - in process]
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A diagnosis reconsidered: the symptomatic gallbladder remnant.
Grossman JG, Johnston WR, Fowler KJ, Williams GA, Hammill CW, Hawkins WG
J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2019 Apr; 26(4)137-143. doi: 10.1002/jhbp.613.

PMID:
    30821072
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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National Pancreatic Fistula Rates after Minimally Invasive Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A NSQIP Analysis.
Panni RZ, Guerra J, Hawkins WG, Hall BL, Asbun HJ, Sanford DE
J Am Coll Surg. 2019 Aug; 229(2)192-199.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.02.042.

PMID:
    30797082
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effects of low-dose leucine supplementation on gastrocnemius muscle mitochondrial content and protein turnover in tumor-bearing mice.
Lee HW, Baker E, Lee KM, Persinger AM, Hawkins W, Puppa M
Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2019 Sep; 44(9)997-1004. doi: 10.1139/apnm-2018-0765.

PMID:
    30768366
    [PubMed - in process]
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TMEM97 and PGRMC1 do not mediate sigma-2 ligand-induced cell death.
Zeng C, Weng CC, Schneider ME Jr, Puentes L, Riad A, Xu K, Makvandi M, Jin L, Hawkins WG, Mach RH
Cell Death Discov. 2019; 558. doi: 10.1038/s41420-019-0141-2.

PMID:
    30701090
    [PubMed]
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A Focus on the HIV Care Continuum Through the Healthy Young Men's Cohort Study: Protocol for a Mixed-Methods Study.
Kipke MD, Kubicek K, Wong CF, Robinson YA, Akinyemi IC, Beyer WJ, Hawkins W, Rice CE, Layland E, Bray BC, Belzer M
JMIR Res Protoc. 2019 Jan 24; 8(1)e10738. doi: 10.2196/10738.

PMID:
    30679146
    [PubMed]
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Long-Term Endocrine and Exocrine Insufficiency After Pancreatectomy.
Kusakabe J, Anderson B, Liu J, Williams GA, Chapman WC, Doyle MMB, Khan AS, Sanford DE, Hammill CW, Strasberg SM, Hawkins WG, Fields RC
J Gastrointest Surg. 2019 Aug; 23(8)1604-1613. doi: 10.1007/s11605-018-04084-x.

PMID:
    30671791
    [PubMed - in process]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians and health professionals are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians and health professionals work collaboratively with pharmaceutical, medical device or other medical care related companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our physicians and health professionals have an ownership or potential ownership interest in a commercial company; and/or are paid by a commercial company to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians or health professionals must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this website, physicians and health professionals earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following financial interests during calendar year 2018:

Company Name: Accuronix Therapeutics

Royalties: $1 - $9,999

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2019

Areas of Research Interest

Tumor immunology