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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

Regional Variation in Unmet Need for Metabolic Surgery in England: a Retrospective, Multicohort Analysis.
Currie AC, Askari A, Newton RC, Albon L, Hawkins W, Slater G, Pring CM
Obes Surg. 2020 Aug 3; doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-04874-w.

PMID:
    32748201
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Less is more in the difficult gallbladder: recent evolution of subtotal cholecystectomy in a single HPB unit.
LeCompte MT, Robbins KJ, Williams GA, Sanford DE, Hammill CW, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM
Surg Endosc. 2020 Jun 29; doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07759-2.

PMID:
    32601763
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The clonal evolution of metastatic colorectal cancer.
Dang HX, Krasnick BA, White BS, Grossman JG, Strand MS, Zhang J, Cabanski CR, Miller CA, Fulton RS, Goedegebuure SP, Fronick CC, Griffith M, Larson DE, Goetz BD, Walker JR, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM, Linehan DC, Lim KH, Lockhart AC, Mardis ER, Wilson RK, Ley TJ, Maher CA, Fields RC
Sci Adv. 2020 Jun; 6(24)eaay9691. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aay9691.

PMID:
    32577507
    [PubMed - in process]
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Feasibility and safety of non-operative management of portal vein aneurysms: a thirty-five year experience.
Ahmed O, Ohman JW, Vachharajani N, Yano M, Sanford DE, Hammill C, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM, Doyle MB, Chapman WC, Khan AS
HPB (Oxford). 2020 Jun 16; pii: S1365-182X(20)31021-2. doi: 10.1016/j.hpb.2020.05.006.

PMID:
    32561177
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Deriving harmonised permitted daily exposures (PDEs) for paracetamol (acetaminophen) CAS #: 103-90-2.
Gromek K, Hawkins W, Bernier T, Sehner C, Zeller E, Schwind M, Pfister T, Kohan M, Osadolor O, Glogovac M, Tuschl G, Dolan DG, Lovsin Barle E
Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2020 Aug; 115104692. doi: 10.1016/j.yrtph.2020.104692.

PMID:
    32522580
    [PubMed - in process]
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Teaching research skills to student pharmacists: A multi-campus, multi-semester applied critical care research elective.
Smith SE, Newsome AS, Hawkins WA, Bland CM, Branan TN
Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2020 Jun; 12(6)735-740. doi: 10.1016/j.cptl.2020.01.020.

PMID:
    32482278
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Meta-analysis of the Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Back Pain.
Stefanova I, Currie AC, Newton RC, Albon L, Slater G, Hawkins W, Pring C
Obes Surg. 2020 Aug; 30(8)3201-3207. doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-04713-y.

PMID:
    32440778
    [PubMed - in process]
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Accuracy of Grading in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms and Effect on Survival Estimates: An Institutional Experience.
Trikalinos NA, Chatterjee D, Lee J, Liu J, Williams G, Hawkins W, Hammill C
Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Sep; 27(9)3542-3550. doi: 10.1245/s10434-020-08377-x.

PMID:
    32206954
    [PubMed - in process]
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A separation that's for the best: coming together at the PAS.
Hawkins WD, Klionsky DJ
Cell Res. 2020 May; 30(5)372-373. doi: 10.1038/s41422-020-0297-6.

PMID:
    32203129
    [PubMed - in process]
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Appendicitis risk prediction models in children presenting with right iliac fossa pain (RIFT study): a prospective, multicentre validation study.
RIFT Study Group on behalf of the West Midlands Research Collaborative.
Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2020 Apr; 4(4)271-280. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(20)30006-7.

PMID:
    32200936
    [PubMed - in process]
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Dendritic Cell Paucity Leads to Dysfunctional Immune Surveillance in Pancreatic Cancer.
Hegde S, Krisnawan VE, Herzog BH, Zuo C, Breden MA, Knolhoff BL, Hogg GD, Tang JP, Baer JM, Mpoy C, Lee KB, Alexander KA, Rogers BE, Murphy KM, Hawkins WG, Fields RC, DeSelm CJ, Schwarz JK, DeNardo DG
Cancer Cell. 2020 Mar 16; 37(3)289-307.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.ccell.2020.02.008.

PMID:
    32183949
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tumor-insular Complex in Neoadjuvant Treated Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Is Associated With Higher Residual Tumor.
González IA, Kang LI, Williams GA, Liu J, DeNardo DG, Hawkins WG, Chatterjee D
Am J Surg Pathol. 2020 Jun; 44(6)817-825. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001454.

PMID:
    32091434
    [PubMed - in process]
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Extending Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Protocols to the Post-Discharge Setting: A Phone Call Intervention to Support Patients after Expedited Discharge after Pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Takchi R, Williams GA, Brauer D, Stoentcheva T, Wolf C, Van Anne B, Woolsey C, Hawkins WG
Am Surg. 2020 Jan 1; 86(1)42-48.

PMID:
    32077415
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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B cell-Derived IL35 Drives STAT3-Dependent CD8+ T-cell Exclusion in Pancreatic Cancer.
Mirlekar B, Michaud D, Lee SJ, Kren NP, Harris C, Greene K, Goldman EC, Gupta GP, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, DeNardo DG, Rashid NU, Yeh JJ, McRee AJ, Vincent BG, Vignali DAA, Pylayeva-Gupta Y
Cancer Immunol Res. 2020 Mar; 8(3)292-308. doi: 10.1158/2326-6066.CIR-19-0349.

PMID:
    32024640
    [PubMed - in process]
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Intratumoral Fibrosis and Tumor Growth Pattern as Prognostic Factors in Optimally Resected Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: An Analysis of 168 Cases.
Chatterjee D, Trikalinos NA, Williams GA, Liu J, Hawkins WG, Hammill C
Pancreas. 2020 Feb; 49(2)255-260. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000001478.

PMID:
    32011527
    [PubMed - in process]
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Global variation in anastomosis and end colostomy formation following left-sided colorectal resection.
GlobalSurg Collaborative.
BJS Open. 2019 Jun; 3(3)403-414. doi: 10.1002/bjs5.50138.

PMID:
    31891112
    [PubMed - in process]
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Composite Length of Stay, An Outcome Measure of Postoperative and Readmission Length of Stays in Pancreatoduodenectomy.
Williams GA, Liu J, Chapman WC, Hawkins WG, Fields RC, Sanford DE, Doyle MB, Hammill CW, Khan AS, Strasberg SM
J Gastrointest Surg. 2019 Dec 16; doi: 10.1007/s11605-019-04475-8.

PMID:
    31845140
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Evaluation of appendicitis risk prediction models in adults with suspected appendicitis.
Bhangu A, RIFT Study Group on behalf of the West Midlands Research Collaborative.
Br J Surg. 2020 Jan; 107(1)73-86. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11440.

PMID:
    31797357
    [PubMed - in process]
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Assessment of Hepatic Arterial Infusion of Floxuridine in Combination With Systemic Gemcitabine and Oxaliplatin in Patients With Unresectable Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: A Phase 2 Clinical Trial.
Cercek A, Boerner T, Tan BR, Chou JF, Gönen M, Boucher TM, Hauser HF, Do RKG, Lowery MA, Harding JJ, Varghese AM, Reidy-Lagunes D, Saltz L, Schultz N, Kingham TP, D'Angelica MI, DeMatteo RP, Drebin JA, Allen PJ, Balachandran VP, Lim KH, Sanchez-Vega F, Vachharajani N, Majella Doyle MB, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM, Chapman WC, Diaz LA Jr, Kemeny NE, Jarnagin WR
JAMA Oncol. 2019 Oct 31; doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.3718.

PMID:
    31670750
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Using debates as the primary pedagogy to teach critical care in a PharmD curriculum elective course.
Hawkins WA, Fulford M, Phan SV
Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2019 Sep; 11(9)943-948. doi: 10.1016/j.cptl.2019.05.010.

PMID:
    31570133
    [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 2019:

Company Name: Accuronix Therapeutics

Royalties: $1 - $9,999

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2020

Areas of Research Interest

Tumor immunology