Faculty
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Matthew J. Christopher, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia

Clinical Interests

  • Hematopoietic malignancies

Research Interests

  • Acute myeloid leukemia
  • Genomics
  • WT1

Contact

  • 314-362-8832 (tel)
  • 314-362-9333 (fax)
  • Room 626, Southwest Tower (lab)
  • Division of Oncology
    Section of Stem Cell Biology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1988-1993 BA in History/French, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
1997-1999 Premedical Curriculum, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2000-2010 MD/PhD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Post-graduate Training
2010-2012 Internal Medicine Resident, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
2013-2016 Hematology/Oncology Fellow, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
1993-1997 English Teacher, Havlickovo Gymnazium, Havlickuv Brod, Czech Republic
1998-2000 Laboratory Technician, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2016-2018 Instructor, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2018-present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Board Certification
2013 American Board of Internal Medicine
2016 American Board of Internal Medicine - Oncology Subspecialty Board
Honors & Awards
2003-2004 Howard Hughes Medical Student Research Fellowship
2005-2008 ASH Annual Meeting Travel Award, American Society of Hematology
2005, 2017 First Prize Plenary Abstract Competition, Hematopoietic Development and Malignancy Program Annual Retreat
2010-2016 Physician-Scientist Training Program, Washington University
Professional Societies & Organizations
2017-present Member, American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation
2017-present Member, American Society of Hematology