Faculty
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Iskra Pusic, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia

Clinical Interests

  • Hematologic malignancies
  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Chronic graft-vs-host disease

Research Interests

  • Chronic graft-versus-host disease
  • Graft-versus-tumor effects
  • Transplant biology

Contact

  • 314-747-8439 (tel)
  • 314-454-7551 (fax)
  • 11th Floor Mid-Campus Center (office)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1991-1997 MD, University of Zagreb School of Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
1997-1998 Obligatory Medical Traineeship, University Hospital Center “Rebro”, Zagreb, Croatia
Post-graduate Training
2001 Post-doctoral Fellow/Research Associate, Division of Oncology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Lied Transplant Center, Omaha, NE
2001-2004 Resident in Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, State University of New York - Downstate, Brooklyn, NY
2004-2007 Fellow in Hematology and Oncology, Division of Hematology and Oncology, State University of New York - Downstate, Brooklyn, NY
2007-2008 Fellow in Bone Marrow Transplantation and Leukemia, Division of Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2012-2015 Master of Science in Clinical Investigation, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
2008-2011 Hospitalist, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
2011-2013 Instructor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2013-present Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
University & Hospital Appointments & Committees
2014-present Protocol Review and Monitoring Committee (PRMC)
2015-present Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Selection Committee
Board Certification
2004 Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
2008 Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
2009 Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Honors & Awards
2007 Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease (GvHD) Workshop - Implementation of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Consensus Criteria for Clinical Trials, NIH, Bethesda, MD
2008 American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation Travel Grant
2009 American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation Clinical Research Training Course
2012-2015 Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences KL2 Career Development Award, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2018-2019 American Cancer Society-Institutional Research Grant, St. Louis, MO
2018-2019 Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program Grant, Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences, St. Louis, MO
Professional Societies
2004-present American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
2004-present American Society of Hematology
2004-present American Society of Clinical Oncology
2008-present Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research, GvHD Committee
2009-present Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network - Chronic GVHD Consortium
2011-present NIH Chronic GVHD Study Group
2014-present Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research, GvHD Working Committee
2015-present Clinical Trials Network (CTN)
2016-present Association of Croatian American Professionals, Medicine and Health Sciences Section
2018-present Women Committee in Transplantation and Cellular Therapies