Faculty
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Thomas J. Girard, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Hematology Division

Research Interests

  • Blood coagulation
  • Tissue factor pathway inhibitor
  • Protein Z-dependent protease inhibitor

Contact

  • (314) 362-8863 (tel)
  • (314) 362-8826 (fax)
  • Room 8804 Clinical Sciences Research Building (lab)
  • Hematology Division
    Campus Box 8125
    Washington University School of Medicine
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO  63110

Biosketch

Education
1973-1979 BS in Chemistry and Biology, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI
1979-1985 PhD in Biochemistry, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Academic Positions & Employment
1985-1987 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
1987-1989 Research Associate, Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
1989-1992 Research Instructor in Medicine, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, MO
1992-1994 Research Specialist, Monsanto Corporation/G.D. Searle, Immunology Department, St. Louis, MO
1994-1999 Research Specialist, Monsanto Corporation, Cardiovascular Department, St. Louis, MO
1999-2003 Principal Research Scientist, Pharmacia Corporation, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases, St. Louis, MO
2003-2007 Associate Research Fellow, Pfizer Research and Development, Cardiovascular Diseases, St. Louis, MO
2004-2005 Instructor, University of Missouri-Saint Louis, Department of Optometry, St. Louis, MO
2009-2013 Senior Scientist, Washington University Medical School, Division of Hematology, Saint Louis, MO
2013-2016 Instructor of Medicine, Washington University Medical School, Division of Hematology, St. Louis, MO
2016-present Assistant Professor, Washington University Medical School, Division of Hematology, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards
2008 Master Certificate - Project Management, Villanova University
2008 Management Institute Project Management Professional
2009 Missouri Secondary Education Science Teacher Certification