Oncology Division
Alphabetical list (active faculty):   
Lindsay L. Peterson

Lindsay L. Peterson, MD, MSCR

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Oncology Division

Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Breast cancer
  • Survivorship

Research Interests

  • Lifestyle interventions and modifications
  • Clinical trials


  • 314-362-5654 (office)
  • 314-362-7086 (fax)
  • Division of Oncology
    Mail Stop 8056-0029-11
    Washington University
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • 11th Floor Mid-Campus Center (office)

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Intermittent Fasting in the Prevention and Treatment of Cancer
    Clifton KK, Ma CX, Fontana L, Peterson LL
    CA Cancer J Clin 2021 Nov;71(6):527-546
  • Genetic Counseling and Testing in African American Patients With Breast Cancer: A Nationwide Survey of US Breast Oncologists
    Ademuyiwa FO, Salyer P, Tao Y, Luo J, Hensing WL, Afolalu A, Peterson LL, Weilbaecher K, Housten AJ, Baumann AA, Desai M, Jones S, Linnenbringer E, Plichta J, Bierut L
    J Clin Oncol 2021 Oct 18:JCO2101426; [Epub ahead of print]
  • Dietary Advanced Glycation End-Products (AGEs) and Mortality After Breast Cancer in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI)
    Omofuma OO, Peterson LL, Turner DP, Merchant AT, Zhang J, Thomson CA, Neuhouser ML, Snetselaar L, Caan BJ, Shadyab AH, Saquib N, Banack HR, Uribarri J, Steck SE
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2021 Sep 28; [Epub ahead of print]
  • Endocrine Treatment and Targeted Therapy for Hormone Receptor-Positive, Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2-Negative Metastatic Breast Cancer: ASCO Guideline Update
    Burstein HJ, Somerfield MR, Barton DL, Dorris A, Fallowfield LJ, Jain D, Johnston SRD, Korde LA, Litton JK, Macrae ER, Peterson LL, Vikas P, Yung RL, Rugo HS
    J Clin Oncol 2021 Jul 29:JCO2101392; [Epub ahead of print]
  • Effects of a DVD-Delivered Randomized Controlled Physical Activity Intervention on Functional Health in Cancer Survivors
    Salerno EA, Gothe NP, Fanning J, Peterson LL, Colditz GA, McAuley E
    BMC Cancer 2021 Jul 29;21(1):870
  • Immunogenomic Profiling and Pathological Response Results From a Clinical Trial of Docetaxel and Carboplatin in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
    Ademuyiwa FO, Chen I, Luo J, Rimawi MF, Hagemann IS, Fisk B, Jeffers G, Skidmore ZL, Basu A, Richters M, Ma CX, Weilbaecher K, Davis J, Suresh R, Peterson LL, Bose R, Bagegni N, Rigden CE, Frith A, Rearden TP, Hernandez-Aya LF, Roshal A, Clifton K, Opyrchal M, Akintola-Ogunremi O, Lee BH, Ferrando-Martinez S, Church SE, Anurag M, Ellis MJ, Gao F, Gillanders W, Griffith OL, Griffith M
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 2021 Aug;189(1):187-202
  • Mutation Profile Differences in Younger and Older Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer Using Circulating Tumor DNA (CtDNA)
    Clifton K, Luo J, Tao Y, Saam J, Rich T, Roshal A, Frith A, Rigden C, Ademuyiwa F, Weilbaecher K, Hernandez-Aya L, Peterson LL, Bagegni N, Suresh R, Bose R, Opyrchal M, Wildes TM, Ma C
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 2021 Feb;185(3):639-646
  • Survivorship, Version 1.2021
    Tevaarwerk A, Denlinger CS, Sanft T, Ansbaugh SM, Armenian S, Baker KS, Broderick G, Day A, Demark-Wahnefried W, Dickinson K, Friedman DL, Ganz P, Goldman M, Henry NL, Hill-Kayser C, Hudson M, Khakpour N, Koura D, McDonough AL, Melisko M, Mooney K, Moore HCF, Moryl N, Moslehi JJ, O'Connor T, Overholser L, Paskett ED, Patel C, Peterson L, Pirl W, Rodriguez MA, Ruddy KJ, Schapira L, Shockney L, Smith S, Syrjala KL, Zee P, McMillian NR, Freedman-Cass DA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2021 Jun 30;19(6):676-685
  • NCCN Guidelines Insights: Survivorship, Version 2.2020
    Denlinger CS, Sanft T, Moslehi JJ, Overholser L, Armenian S, Baker KS, Broderick G, Demark-Wahnefried W, Friedman DL, Goldman M, Henry NL, Hill-Kayser C, Hudson M, Khakpour N, Koura D, McDonough AL, Melisko M, Mooney K, Moore HCF, Moryl N, O'Connor T, Paskett ED, Patel C, Peterson L, Pirl W, Rodriguez MA, Ruddy KJ, Shockney L, Smith S, Syrjala KL, Tevaarwerk A, Zee P, McMillian NR, Freedman-Cass DA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020 Aug;18(8):1016-1023
  • Radiation-Induced Brachial Plexopathy in Patients With Breast Cancer Treated With Comprehensive Adjuvant Radiation Therapy
    Rudra S, Roy A, Brenneman R, Gabani P, Roach MC, Ochoa L, Prather H, Appleton C, Margenthaler J, Peterson LL, Bagegni NA, Zoberi JE, Garcia-Ramirez J, Thomas MA, Zoberi I
    Adv Radiat Oncol 2020 Oct 27;6(1):100602
  • Racial and Ethnic Disparities in 21-Gene Recurrence Scores, Chemotherapy, and Survival Among Women With Hormone Receptor-Positive, Node-Negative Breast Cancer
    Han Y, Miao ZF, Lian M, Peterson LL, Colditz GA, Liu Y
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 2020 Dec;184(3):915-925
  • Landmark Trials in the Medical Oncology Management of Early Stage Breast Cancer
    Hensing W, Santa-Maria CA, Peterson LL, Sheng JY
    Semin Oncol 2020 Oct;47(5):278-292
  • Hepatic Lipids Promote Liver Metastasis
    Li Y, Su X, Rohatgi N, Zhang Y, Brestoff JR, Shoghi KI, Xu Y, Semenkovich CF, Harris CA, Peterson LL, Weilbaecher KN, Teitelbaum SL, Zou W
    JCI Insight 2020 Sep 3;5(17)
  • Integration of Physician and Nursing Professional Efforts to Deliver Supportive Scalp Cooling Care to Oncology Patients at Risk for Alopecia
    Peterson LL, Lustberg M, Tolaney SM, Ross M, Salehi E, Isakoff SJ
    Oncol Ther 2020 Dec;8(2):325-332
  • Predictors of Distant Metastases in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Without Pathologic Complete Response After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
    Kennedy WR, Tricarico C, Gabani P, Weiner AA, Altman MB, Ochoa LL, Thomas MA, Margenthaler JA, Sanati S, Peterson LL, Ma CX, Ademuyiwa FO, Zoberi I
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020 Mar;18(3):288-296
  • Dietary Advanced Glycation End-Products (AGE) and Risk of Breast Cancer in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO)
    Omofuma OO, Turner DP, Peterson LL, Merchant AT, Zhang J, Steck SE
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2020 Jul;13(7):601-610
  • BMI, Physical Activity, and Breast Cancer Subtype in White, Black, and Sea Island Breast Cancer Survivors
    Ford ME, Bauza CE, Findlay VJ, Turner DP, Abraham LM, Moore LA, Magwood G, Alberg AJ, Gaymon K, Knight KD, Hilton E, Malek AM, Kramer RM, Peterson LL, Gregoski MJ, Bolick S, Hurley D, Mosley C, Hazelton TR, Burshell DR, Nogueira L, Mack F, Brown ET, Salley JD, Whitfield KE, Esnaola NF, Cunningham JE
    Adv Cancer Res 2020;146:83-102
  • Dietary Advanced Glycation End Products and the Risk of Postmenopausal Breast Cancer in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Peterson LL, Park S, Park Y, Colditz GA, Anbardar N, Turner DP
    Cancer 2020 Jun 1;126(11):2648-2657
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy and Survival Among Patients 70 Years of Age and Younger With Node-Negative Breast Cancer and the 21-Gene Recurrence Score of 26-30
    Park S, Han Y, Liu Y, Toriola AT, Peterson LL, Colditz GA, Kim SI, Cho YU, Park BW, Park Y
    Breast Cancer Res 2019 Oct 16;21(1):110
  • NCCN Guidelines Insights: Survivorship, Version 2.2019
    Sanft T, Denlinger CS, Armenian S, Baker KS, Broderick G, Demark-Wahnefried W, Friedman DL, Goldman M, Hudson M, Khakpour N, Koura D, Lally RM, Langbaum TS, McDonough AL, Melisko M, Mooney K, Moore HCF, Moslehi JJ, O'Connor T, Overholser L, Paskett ED, Peterson L, Pirl W, Rodriguez MA, Ruddy KJ, Smith S, Syrjala KL, Tevaarwerk A, Urba SG, Zee P, McMillian NR, Freedman-Cass DA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2019 Jul 1;17(7):784-794
  • Predictors of Locoregional Recurrence After Failure to Achieve Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
    Gabani P, Merfeld E, Srivastava AJ, Weiner AA, Ochoa LL, Mullen D, Thomas MA, Margenthaler JA, Cyr AE, Peterson LL, Naughton MJ, Ma C, Zoberi I
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2019 Apr 1;17(4):348-356
  • Retrospective Analysis of Treatment Patterns and Effectiveness of Palbociclib and Subsequent Regimens in Metastatic Breast Cancer
    Xi J, Oza A, Thomas S, Ademuyiwa F, Weilbaecher K, Suresh R, Bose R, Cherian M, Hernandez-Aya L, Frith A, Peterson L, Luo J, Krishnamurthy J, Ma CX
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2019 Feb;17(2):141-147
  • Association of Fried Food Consumption With All Cause, Cardiovascular, and Cancer Mortality: Prospective Cohort Study
    Sun Y, Liu B, Snetselaar LG, Robinson JG, Wallace RB, Peterson LL, Bao W
    BMJ 2019 Jan 23;364:k5420
  • Association of Body Fat and Risk of Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women With Normal Body Mass Index: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial and Observational Study
    Iyengar NM, Arthur R, Manson JE, Chlebowski RT, Kroenke CH, Peterson LL, Cheng TD, Feliciano EC, Lane D, Luo J, Nassir R, Pan K, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Kamensky V, Rohan TE, Dannenberg AJ
    JAMA Oncol 2019 Feb 1;5(2):155-163
  • Advanced Glycation End Products Are Elevated in Estrogen Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer Patients, Alter Response to Therapy, and Can Be Targeted by Lifestyle Intervention
    Walter KR, Ford ME, Gregoski MJ, Kramer RM, Knight KD, Spruill L, Nogueira LM, Krisanits BA, Phan V, La Rue AC, Lilly MB, Ambs S, Chan K, Turner TF, Varner H, Singh S, Uribarri J, Garrett-Mayer E, Armeson KE, Hilton EJ, Clair MJ, Taylor MH, Abbott AM, Findlay VJ, Peterson LL, Magwood G, Turner DP
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 2019 Feb;173(3):559-571
  • Disparities in Obesity, Physical Activity Rates, and Breast Cancer Survival
    Ford ME, Magwood G, Brown ET, Cannady K, Gregoski M, Knight KD, Peterson LL, Kramer R, Evans-Knowell A, Turner DP
    Adv Cancer Res 2017;133:23-50
  • Association Between Renal Function and Chemotherapy-Related Toxicity in Older Adults With Cancer
    Peterson LL, Hurria A, Feng T, Mohile SG, Owusu C, Klepin HD, Gross CP, Lichtman SM, Gajra A, Glezerman I, Katheria V, Zavala L, Smith DD, Sun CL, Tew WP
    J Geriatr Oncol 2017 Mar;8(2):96-101
  • Genetic Markers of Immunoglobulin G and Immunity to Cytomegalovirus in Patients With Breast Cancer
    Pandey JP, Namboodiri AM, Mohan S, Nietert PJ, Peterson L
    Cell Immunol 2017 Feb;312:67-70
  • Immune Checkpoint Inhibition for Hypermutant Glioblastoma Multiforme Resulting From Germline Biallelic Mismatch Repair Deficiency
    Bouffet E, Larouche V, Campbell BB, Merico D, de Borja R, Aronson M, Durno C, Krueger J, Cabric V, Ramaswamy V, Zhukova N, Mason G, Farah R, Afzal S, Yalon M, Rechavi G, Magimairajan V, Walsh MF, Constantini S, Dvir R, Elhasid R, Reddy A, Osborn M, Sullivan M, Hansford J, Dodgshun A, Klauber-Demore N, Peterson L, Patel S, Lindhorst S, Atkinson J, Cohen Z, Laframboise R, Dirks P, Taylor M, Malkin D, Albrecht S, Dudley RW, Jabado N, Hawkins CE, Shlien A, Tabori U
    J Clin Oncol 2016 Jul 1;34(19):2206-11
  • A Combined Modality Therapeutic Approach to Metastatic Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma With Systemic Chemotherapy and Local Therapy to Sites of Disease: Case Report and Review of Literature
    Gnanajothy R, Warren GW, Okun S, Peterson LL
    J Gastrointest Oncol 2016 Jun;7(3):E58-63
  • Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome in a Patient Receiving Adjuvant Oxaliplatin for Locally Advanced Colon Cancer
    Anderson BJ, Peterson LL
    J Oncol Pharm Pract 2016 Oct;22(5):725-8
  • Inhibiting Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription-3 Increases Response to Gemcitabine and Delays Progression of Pancreatic Cancer
    Venkatasubbarao K, Peterson L, Zhao S, Hill P, Cao L, Zhou Q, Nawrocki ST, Freeman JW
    Mol Cancer 2013 Sep 11;12(1):104

Invited Publications