Faculty
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Tanya M. Wildes, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • General oncology
  • Geriatrics
  • Multiple myeloma

Contact

  • 314-362-5654 (tel)
  • 314-362-7086 (fax)
  • 14th Floor Northwest Tower (office)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8056
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1998 BA, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL
2002 MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Post-graduate Training
2002-2005 Resident, Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
2005-2008 Fellow, Hematology/Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
2008-2009 Fellow, Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
2007-2012 Masters of Science of Clinical Investigation, Washington University School of Medicine
Academic Appointments
2009-2010 Instructor of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2010-present Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Board Certification
2005-2015 American Board of Internal Medicine
2008-2018 American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
2008-2018 American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology
2009-2019 American Board of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics
Honors & Awards
1998 Summa cum laude, Illinois Wesleyan University
2002 John R. Smith Memorial Award for meritorious clinical work in the Division of Cardiovascular Disease
2002 I. Wallace Leibner Award for excellence in diagnostics and therapeutics and an active nurturing of patient and family
2007 ASCO Fellows Travel Grant (sponsored by ASCO and Sanofi-Aventis)
2007 National Comprehensive Cancer Network Fellows Recognition Program
2007-2009 Mentored Training Program in Clinical Investigation: K30 award
2010-2012 Geriatric Oncology Research to Improve Clinical Care Conference Young Investigator Travel Grant Recipient
2011-2013 KM1 Comparative Effectiveness Research Career Development Award Scholar (supported by Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Science)
2011 American Society of Hematology Clinical Research Training Institute Scholar
2012 Alene and Meyer Kopolow Award for Excellence in Geriatrics, Neurology or Psychiatry, Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation
2012, 2014 National Institute of Health Loan Repayment Program Award
2012 Grant for Early Medical and Surgical Subspecialists Transition to Aging Research
2013 K12 Paul Calabresi Career Development Award for Clinical Oncology
2015, 2016 St. Louis Magazine's Best Doctors List
Editorial Responsibilities
2012-present ASCO Educational Book Expert Panel, Geriatric Oncology Track
2013-2016 Section Editor, Geriatric Oncology, Current Geriatrics Reports
2014-present Associate Editor, Journal of Geriatric Oncology
Scientific Review Committees
2011 Dutch Cancer Society Grant Proposal Reviewer
2013 Washington University School of Medicine Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) Center Pilot Research Projects Review Committee
2014 Ad Hoc Mail-In Reviewer, National Institutes of Health DIRH Study Section
2014 Early Career Reviewer, National Institutes of Health 2015/01 DIRH Study Section
2015 Early Career Reviewer, National Institutes of Health ZRG-1 NRCS-V (08) Palliative Care and Survivorship Study Section
2016 Washington University School of Medicine Clinical Research Training Center NIH Mock Study Section
2016 Reviewer, National Institutes of Health ZRG-1NRCS-V (08) Nursing and Related Clinical Sciences Overflow
Professional Societies & Organizations
2005-present American Society of Hematology
2005-present American Society of Clinical Oncology
2008-present International Society of Geriatric Oncology
2009-present American Geriatric Society
2012-present Cancer and Aging Research Group
Professional Service Activities
2006-2011 Washington University School of Medicine Practice of Medicine Course Preceptor
2007-2008 Washington University School of Medicine Human Studies Committee Member
2010-present National Comprehensive Cancer Center Senior Adult Oncology Panel Member
2012-present Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, Multiple Myeloma Committee and Cancer in the Elderly Committee
2012-present Washington University Friedman Center for Aging, Aging with Multiple Chronic Conditions Interest Group Leader
2013-present International Society of Geriatric Oncology Science and Educational Committee
2013-2016 National Comprehensive Cancer Center Senior Adult Oncology Committee Vice Chair
2014 ABIM 2015 Update in Medical Oncology Beta-tester
2015-present Chair, International Society of Geriatric Oncology Science and Educational Committee
2016 International Society of Geriatric Oncology Task Force on Adherence to Oral Cancer Therapy in Older Adults