Faculty
Oncology Division
Alphabetical list (active faculty):   
Amanda M. Smith

Amanda M. Smith, PhD

Instructor

Department of Medicine

Oncology Division

Stem Cell Biology

Research Interests

  • Mechanisms of leukemia initiation
  • Epigenetic states and the way they affect leukemia growth
  • Cancer genomics and mouse models

Contact

  • 314-362-8832 (office)
  • 314-362-9333 (fax)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Room 626 Southwest Tower (office)

Biosketch

Education
2004-2007 Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Hons I), First Class Honors, The University of Newcastle, Australia
2008-2013 PhD, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, Australia
Post-graduate Training
2013-2016 Research Associate, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
2016-2019 Research Associate, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, MO
Academic Positions
2019-present Instructor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
University & Hospital Appointments & Committees
2019-present Trainee Inclusion and Cultural Awareness (TICA) Task Force
Honors & Awards
2009 Best Student Poster Prize, HMRI Cancer Research Program Seminar Day, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
2010 Newcastle Innovation Research Higher Degree Support Grant in Medical Innovation, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
2012 Biochemical Journal Poster Prize, Phosphatases in Human Disease Satellite of Lorne Proteins, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
2012 Best Oral Presentation 5th Annual Hunter Cancer Research Symposium HMRI, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
2015 The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute Postdoctoral Travel Award, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
2016 NuGen Targeted Cancer Gene Exome Sequencing Award, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
2020 American Society of Hematology Fellow to Faculty Award
Professional Societies
American Society of Hematology