Greg Armstrong, MD

Gregory T. Armstrong, MD, MSCE

Associate Member, St. Jude Faculty

Departments

Epidemiology and Cancer Control

Divisions

Neuro Oncology

Contact Information

Gregory Armstrong, MD, MSCE
Epidemiology and Cancer Control
MS 735
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Email: greg.armstrong@stjude.org
Phone: (901) 595-5892
FAX: (901) 595-5845

Education

BS - Samford University (1995)
MD - University of Alabama School of Medicine (1999)
MS - University of Pennsylvania (Clinical Epidemiology) (2006)


Clinical Interests


Current Research


Selected Publications

Armstrong GT, Kawashima T, Leisenring W, Stratton K, Stovall M, Hudson MM, Sklar CA, Robison LL, Oeffinger KC. Aging and risk of severe, disabling, life-threatening, and fatal events in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Clin Oncol. March 17, 2014.

Patterson BC, Chen Y, Sklar CA, Neglia J, Yasui Y, Mertens A, Armstrong GT, Meadows A, Stovall M, Robison LL, Meacham L. Growth hormone exposure as a risk factor for the development of subsequent neoplasms of the central nervous system: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. February 25, 2014.

Sabin ND, Santucci AK, Klimo P Jr, Hudson MM, Srivastava D, Zhang N, Kun LE, Krasin MJ, Pui CH, Patay Z, Reddick WE, Ogg RJ, Hillenbrand CM, Robison LL, Krull KR, Armstrong GT. Incidental detection of late subsequent intracranial neoplasms with magnetic resonance imaging among adult survivors of childhood cancer. J Cancer Surviv. February 2, 2014.

Gurney JG, Bass JK, Onar-Thomas A, Huang J, Chintagumpala M, Bouffet E, Hassall T, Gururangan D, Heath JA, Kellie S, Cohn R, Fisher MJ, Panadiker AP, Merchant TW, Srinivasan A, Wetmore C, Qaddoumi I, Stewart CF, Armstrong GT, Broniscer A, Gajjar A. Evaluation of amifostine for protection against cisplatin-induced serious hearing loss in children treated for average risk or high risk medulloblastoma. Neuro-Oncol. January 16, 2014.

Palmer SL, Leigh L, Ellison S, Onar-Thomas A, Wu S, Qaddoumi I, Armstrong GT, Wright K, Wetmore C, Broniscer A, Gajjar A. Feasibility and efficacy of a computer-based intervention aimed at preventing reading decoding deficits among children undergoing active treatment for medulloblastoma: Results of a randomized trial. J Pediatr Psychol. 39(4):450-458, 2013.

Gramatges MM. Liu Q, Yasui Y, Okcu MF, Neglia JP, Strong LC, Armstrong GT, Robison LL,, Bhatia S. Telomore content and risk of second malignant neoplasm in survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Clin Cancer Res. 20(4):904-911, 2014.

Ness KK, Krull KR, Jones KE, Mulrooney DA, Armstrong GT, Green DM, Chemaitilly W, Smith WA, Wilson CL, Sklar CA, Shelton K, Srivastava DK, Sabeen A, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Physiologic frailty as a sign of accelerated aging among adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol. 31(36):4496-4503, 2013.

Krull KR, Brinkman TM, Li C, Armstrong GT, Ness KK, Srivastava DK, Gurney JG, Kimberg C, Krasin MJ, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Neurocognitive outcomes decades after treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol. 31(35):4407-4415, 2013.

Huang TT, Chen Y, Dietz AC, Yasui Y, Donaldson SS, Stokes DC, Stovall M, Leisenring WM, Sklar CA, Diller LR, Mertens AC, Armstrong GT, Green DM, Robison LL, Ness KK. Pulmonary outcomes in survivors of childhood central nervous system malignancies: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 61(2):319-325, 2014.

Armstrong GT, Oeffinger K, Chen Y, Kawashima T, Yasui Y, Leisenring W, Stovall M, Chow E, Sklar C, Mulrooney D, Mertens A, Border W, Durand JP, Robison LL, Meacham LR. Modifiable risk factors and major cardiac events among adult survivors of childhood cancer. J Clin Oncol. 31(29):3673-3680, 2013.

Hudson MM, Ness KK, Gurney JG, Mulrooney DA, Chemaitilly W, Krull KR, Green DM, Armstrong GT, Nottage KA, Jones KE, Sklar CA, Srivastava DK, Robison LL. Clinical ascertainment of health outcomes among adults treated for childhood cancer: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. JAMA 309(22):2371-2381, 2013.

Krull KR, Zhang N, Santucci A, Srivastava DK, Krasin MJ, Kun LE, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Armstrong GT. Long-term decline in intelligence among adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with cranial radiation. Blood 122(4):550-553, 2013.

Muller S, Fullerton HJ, Stratton K, Leisenring W, Weather RE, Stovall M, Armstrong GT, Goldsby RE, Packer RJ, Sklar CA, Bowers DC, Robison LL, Krull KR. Radiation, atherosclerotic risk factors and stroke risk in young adult survivors of pediatric cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 86(4):649-655, 2013.

Armstrong GT, Reddick WE, Petersen RC, Santucci A, Zhang N, Srivastava DK, Ogg RJ, Hillenbrand CM, abin N, Krasin MJ, Kun L, Pui CH, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Krull KR. Evaluation of memory impairment in aging adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with cranial radiotherapy. J Natl Cancer Inst. 105(12):899-907, 2013.

Wilson CL, Ness KK, Neglia JP, Hammond S, Shnorhavorian M, Leisenring WL, Stovall M, Robison LL, Armstrong GT. Renal carcinoma after childhood cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 105(7):504-508, 2013.

Armstrong GT, Joshi VM, Zhu L, Srivastava D, Shang N, Ness KK, Stokes DC, Krasin MT, Fowler JA, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Green DM. Increased Tricuspid Regurgitant Jet Velocity by Doppler Echocardiography in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol 31(6):774-781, 2013.

Brinkman TM, Li Z, Neglia JP, Gajjar A, Klosky JL, Allgood R, Stovall M, Krull KR, Armstrong GT, Ness KK. Restricted access to the enviroment and quality of life in adult survivors of childhood brain tumors. J Neurooncol 111(22):195-203, 2013.

Kirchoff AB, Krull KR, Armstrong GT, Park E, Stovall M, Robison LL, Leisenring WM. Mental and Neurocognitive Status and Employment Outcomes in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Cohort. Support Care Cancer 21(2):377-383, 2013.

Pappo AS, Armstrong GT, Liu W, Srivastava DK, McDonald A, Leisenring WM, Stovall M, Neglia JP, Robison LL. Melanoma as a subsequent neoplasm in adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 60(3):461-466, 2013.

Sabin ND, Merchant TE, Harreld JH, Patay Z, Klimo P, Ibrahim Q, Armstrong GT, Wright K, Gray J, Indelicato DJ, Gajjar A. Imaging changes in very young children with Brain Tumors Treated with Chemotherapy and Proton Therapy. American Journal of Neuroradiology 34(2):446-450, 2013.

Boukheris H, Stovall M, Gilbert ES, Stratton KL, Smith SA, Weathers R, Hammond S, Mertens AC, Donaldson SS, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Neglia JP, Inskip PD. Risk of Salivary Gland Cancer Following Childhood Cancer: A Report from the Childhood Cancer Survivorship Study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85(3):776-783, 2013.

Kirchhoff AC, Kuhlthau K, Pajolek H, Leisenrinig W, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Park ER. Employer-sponsored health insurance coverage limitations: Results from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Support Care Cancer 21(2):377-383, 2013.

Last update: May 2014