Oncology Division

Brad S. Kahl, MD

Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Lymphoma
  • CLL

Research Interests

  • Clinical trials
  • Novel therapeutics


  • 314-747-7402 (tel)
  • 314-747-5123 (fax)
  • 11th Floor Mid-Campus Center (office)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8056
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110


1984-1989 BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
1990-1994 MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Post-graduate Training
1994-1995 Intern, Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin
1995-1997 Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin
1997-1998 Chief Medical Resident, University of Wisconsin
1998-2000 Hematology Fellow, University of Wisconsin
Academic Positions
1997-2000 Clinical Instructor in Medicine, University of Wisconsin
2000-2001 Clinical Instructor in Hematology, University of Wisconsin
2001-2007 Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin
2007-2011 Associate Professor of Medicine (CHS)
2011-2015 Associate Professor of Medicine (Tenure)
2012-2015 Skoronski Chair of Lymphoma Research
2015-present Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine
University & Hospital Appointments
2001-2015 Director, UW Lymphoma Service
2015-present Director, Lymphoma Program, Washington University
2016-present Co-Chair, SCC Protocol Review and Monitoring Committee
Board Certification
1997-2007 ABIM - Internal Medicine
2001-2011 ABIM - Hematology
2011 ABIM - Hematology
Honors & Awards
Medical School Alpha Omega Alpha
Medical School The Frederick and Bernadette Stohlman Research Award
Medical School The Louis Weinstein Clinical Medicine Award
Medical School Hewlett-Packard Top Graduate Award
2004-2014 Madison Magazine "Top Doc" Award
2005 Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Volunteer Leadership Award
2005-2016 Best Doctors in America
2016, 2017 Best Doctors in St. Louis
2018 Teacher of the Year, Wash U Fellowship Program
2018 St. Louis “Top Doc” Award
2018 Surinder K Puri Memorial Lecture at Emory University
2018 TMAA Dean’s Award at Tufts Medical Reunion
Editorial Responsibilities
2010-2013, 2018-2020 Editorial Board, Journal of Clinical Oncology
2010-2013 Editorial Board, Leukemia and Lymphoma
2016-present Editorial Board, Blood
2018-present Editorial Board, The Hematologist
2016-present Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia
2017-present Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Advances in Hematology & Oncology
2018 Guest Editor, Best Practice & Research Clinical Hematology: Indolent Lymphoma
Professional Societies
1995-1998 American College of Physicians Associate Member
1997-present American Society of Hematology Associate Member
1998-present American Society of Clinical Oncology
1999-present American Association of Cancer Research
2000-present Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
National & International Committees
2002-2003 NCI Committee on Common Data Elements for Lymphoma Trials
2002-present ECOG Lymphoma Core Committee
2006-2007 ASCO Scientific Program Committee: Lymphoma/Myeloma Track
2008-2011 ASH Committee on Communications
2008-present LRF Mantle Cell Lymphoma Consortium Executive Committee
2009-present LRF Scientific Advisory Board
2009-present FDA Oncology Drugs Advisory Committee
2009-present NCI Lymphoma Steering Committee
2009-present Chair, ECOG Lymphoma Committee
2013-present Chair, LRF Scientific Advisory Board Nominations Committee
2013-present ECOG-ACRIN Executive Committee
2014-present Chair, LRF Mantle Cell Lymphoma Consortium
Community Service
2004-2010 Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Advisory Board
2005-2010 Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Executive Committee
2013, 2015 Chair, WI Lymphoma Survivorship Conference
NIH Study Sections
2006, 2010 Special Emphasis Panel for SPORE in Lymphoma
2009 Special Emphasis Panel/Scientific Review Group ARRA Grants
2013, 2015, 2016 NIH Loan Repayment Program
2014 NCI Subcommittee F, Applications for Training and Educational Programs