Faculty
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John S. Welch, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Stem Cell Biology

Research Interests

  • Acute myeloid leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome
  • Genomics

Contact

  • 314-362-2626 (tel)
  • 314-362-9333 (fax)
  • Southwest Tower, Room 626 (office)
  • Southwest Tower, Room 626 (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
1989-90 Williams College, Williamstown, MA
1995 BS in Molecular Biology with Honors, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
2002 PhD, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of California at San Diego
2004 MD, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego
Post-graduate Training
2004–2005 Internship, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2005–2006 Residency, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2006–2010 Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions
2009-2011 Instructor, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2011-2012 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2012-present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
University & Hospital Appointments & Committees
2014-present Assistant Director, Genetics and Genomics of Disease Pathway
Board Certification
  Internal medicine
  Medical Oncology
Honors
  Dean’s Academic List every semester, Brigham Young University and Williams College
1993-1995 Half-tuition Academic Scholarships, Brigham Young University
1994 Research and Creative Arts Award, Brigham Young University
1995 Karl G. Maeser Scholarship Award, Brigham Young University
1995 Graduation with University and Departmental Honors, Brigham Young University
1997 SIRA Research Award, University of California at San Diego
1999-2002 American Heart Association Pre-doctoral Fellowship
2002 Keystone Symposia Scholarship
2007-2010 Mallinckrodt Foundation Fellow, Washington University
2009, 2015 Hematopoietic Development and Malignancy Retreat Best Abstract
2009-2010 Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Career Development Award - Fellow
2014-2016 V Foundation Scholar
Professional Societies
  American Society of Hematology, Associate Member
  American Association for the Advancement of Science
  Siteman Cancer Center, Research Associate