Faculty
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Douglas M. Tollefsen, MD, PhD

Professor
Department of Medicine
Hematology Division

Clinical Interests

  • General hematology
  • Disorders of hemostasis

Contact

  • 314-362-8830 (office)
  • 314-362-8813 (fax)
  • Suite 1101 Wohl Hospital (office)
  • Hematology Division
    Campus Box 8125
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1966-1970 BA in Chemistry, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA
1970-1971 Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA
1971-1977 MD/PhD (Biochemistry), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Post-graduate Training
1977-1979 Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO
1979 Fellow, Department of Internal Medicine (Hematology-Oncology), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions
1979-1980 Instructor, Department of Internal Medicine,Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1980-1985 Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1983-present Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1985-1993 Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1993-present Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2005-2015 Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Appointments & Committees
1983-1988 Research Peer Review Committee, American Heart Association, Missouri Affiliate
1983-2008 Medical Scientist Training Program Committee, Washington University School of Medicine
1984 Secretary-Treasurer, National Blood Club
1985 NIH Hematology Study Section
1987-1991 NIH Hematology Study Section
1988-1991 Secretary, Executive Committee of the Faculty Council, Washington University School of Medicine
1993-1997 American Society of Hematology, Scientific Subcommittee on Thrombosis
1996 Program Committee, International Symposium on the Chemistry and Biology of Serpins, Chapel Hill, NC
1996-1998 Faculty Senate Council, Washington University
1996-1998 Advisory Committee on Tenure and Academic Freedom, Washington University
1998-2000 American Heart Association, National Study Committee on Thrombosis
2001 Board of Scientific Counselors Review Panel, NIH Clinical Center
2002 American Heart Association, National Study Committee on Thrombosis
2008 American Heart Association, Lipoproteins, Lipid Metabolism and Nutrition & Thrombosis Peer Review Committee
2008-present Anticoagulation Subcommittee, Barnes-Jewish Hospital Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
2009 NIH Special Emphasis Panel
2009-2010 Chairman, Planning Committee, Washington University Medical Scientist Training Program 40th Anniversary Celebration
2011 Organizer, American Society of Hematology Education Session "Consultative Hematology I: Common Questions in Thrombosis Consults"
2012 Co-organizer, Highlights of ASH in North America, "Thrombosis and Anticoagulation"
Editorial Responsibilities
1992-1996 Editorial Board, Journal of Biological Chemistry
1993-1997 Editorial Board, Blood
2006-present Peer Reviewer, UpToDate
2008-2009 Advisory Board, Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Professional Societies
  American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  American Society of Hematology
1984 American Society for Clinical Investigation
1988 Association of American Physicians
Honors
1970 Phi Beta Kappa
1972-1977 Medical Scientist Training Program, Washington University
1977 Alpha Omega Alpha
1982-1987 NIH Research Career Development Award