Faculty
Oncology Division
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Karolyn A. Oetjen, MD, PhD

Instructor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Stem Cell Biology

Clinical Interests

  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Acute myeloid leukemia

Research Interests

  • Malignant clonal evolution

Contact

  • 314-362-8872 (phone)
  • 314-362-1953 (fax)
  • Room 724 Southwest Tower (lab)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1997-2001 BS, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Honors in Liberal Arts and Major, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2002-2011 MD, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Ml
Post-graduate training
2011-2014 House Officer, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI
2015-2018 Clinical Fellow, Hematology/Oncology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Academic Positions & Employment
2001-2002 Research Technician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
2014-2015 Clinical Lecturer, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Ml
2019-present Clinical Instructor, Internal Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
University & Hospital Appointments & Committees
2004-2010 MSTP Scientific Retreat Committee, University of Michigan
2014 Residency Program Interviews, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
2014-2015 Ebola Inpatient Response Team, University of Michigan Health System
2015 Volunteer Physician, University of Michigan Medical Student Run Free Clinic
2016-2017 Clinical Fellows Committee, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
2016-2017 Clinical Quality Committee, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
2017 Moonlighting Coordinator, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
2017-2018 ICU Patient Admission Review ''Trigger Tool" Team, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Board Certification
2014-present American Board of Internal Medicine, Certification in Internal Medicine
2018-present American Board of Internal Medicine, Certification in Hematology
2018-present American Board of Internal Medicine, Certification in Oncology
Honors & Awards
2000 Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, University of Wisconsin
2000 Trewartha Senior Honors Undergraduate Thesis Award, University of Wisconsin
2002 Merit Scholarship, University of Michigan Medical School
2010 AOA Honor Society, University of Michigan Medical School
2011 Department of Internal Medicine Senior Scholarship, University of Michigan
2011 Graduation with Distinction in Research, University of Michigan Medical School
Professional Societies & Organizations
2003 American Medical Women’s Association, University of Michigan Executive Committee
2004 American Medical Student Association
2015 American Society of Hematology
2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology
2016 American Association of Immunologists
2017 Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer