Kevin R. Krull, PhD

Kevin R. Krull, PhD

Member, St. Jude Faculty

Departments

Epidemiology and Cancer Control
Psychology

Contact Information

Kevin Krull, PhD
Epidemiology and Cancer Control
MS 735, Room S6048
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Email: kevin.krull@stjude.org
Phone: (901) 595-5891
FAX: (901) 595-5845

Education

MS - Florida State University, Tallahassee (1986)
PhD - Florida State University, Tallahassee (1991)


Research Interests


Current Research


Selected Publications

Brinkman TM, Merchant TE, Li Z, Brennan R, Wilson M, Hoehn ME, Qaddoumi I, Phipps S, Srivastava D, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Cognitive function and social attainment in adult survivors of retinoblastoma: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Cancer Nov. 24, 2014.

Kimberg CI, Klosky JL, Zhang N, Brinkman TM, Ness KK, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Predictors of health care utilization in adult survivors of childhood cancer exposed to central nervous system- directed therapy. Cancer Nov. 6, 2014.

Krull KR, Minoshima S, Edelmann M, Morris B, Sabin ND, Brinkman TM, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Shulkin B. Regional Brain Glucose Metabolism and Neurocognitive Function in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer Treated with Cranial Radiation. Journal of Nuclear Medicine 55(11):1805-10, 2014.

Edelmann MN, Krull KR, Liu W, Glass JO, Ji Q, Ogg RJ, Sabin ND, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Reddick WE. Diffusion tensor imaging and neurocognition in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Brain 137(Pt11):2973-83, 2014.

Edelmann MN, Krull KR. Brain volume and cognitive function in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Transl Pediatr 2014 (in press).

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 IC, Brinkman TM, Kenzik K, Gurney JG, Ness KK, Lanctot J, Shenkman E, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Association between the prevalence of symptoms and health-related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol 31(33):4242-4251, 2013.

Ness KK, Krull KR, Jones KE, Mulrooney DA, Armstrong GT, Green DM, Chemaitilly W, Smith WA, Wilson CL, Sklar CA, Shelton K, Srivastava DK, Ali S, 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.

Edelmann MN, Ogg RJ, Scoggins MA, Brinkman TM, Sabin ND, Pui CH, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Dexamethasone exposure and memory function in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the SJLIFE cohort. Pediatr Blood Cancer 60(11):1778-1784, 2013.

Brinkman TM, Zhang N, Recklitis CJ, Kimberg C, Zeltzer LK, Muriel AC, Stovall M, Srivastava DK, Sklar CA, Robison LL, Krull KR. Suicide ideation and associated mortality in adult survivors of childhood cancer. Cancer October 7, 2013.

Brinkman TM, Zhu L, Zeltzer LK, Recklitis CJ, Kimberg C, Zhang N, Muriel AC, Stovall M, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Krull KR. Longitudinal patterns of psychological distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer. Br J Cancer 109(5):1373-1381, 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.

Mueller S, Fullerton HJ, Stratton K, Leisenring W, Weathers 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 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 D, Ogg RJ, Hillenbrand CM, Sabin 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.

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. JAMA 309(22):2371-2381, 2013.

Brinkman TM, Zhang N, Ullrich NJ, Brouwers P, Green DM, Srivastava DK, Zeltzer LK, Stovall M, Robison LL, Krull KR. Psychoactive medication use and neurocognitive function in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 60(3):486-493, 2013.

Krull KR, Bhojwani D, Conklin H, Pei D, Cheng C, Reddick WE, Sandlund J, Pui CH. Genetic mediators of neurocognitive outcomes in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. J Clin Oncol 2013 (in press).

Brinkman TM, Reddick WE, Luxton J, Glass JO, Sabin ND, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Cerebral white matter integrity and executive function in adult survivors of childhood medulloblastoma. Neuro-Oncol 14:iv25-iv36, 2012.

Krull KR, Hockenberry MJ, Miketova P, Carey M, Moore IM. Chemotherapy-related changes in central nervous system phospholipids and neurocognitive function in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma 54(3):535-40, 2013.

Brinkman T, Zhang N, Ullrich NJ, Brouwers P, Green DM, Srivastava DK, Zeltzer LK, Stovall M, Robison LL, Krull KR. Psychoactive medication use and neurocognitive function in adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 60(3):486-93, 2013.

Krull KR, Sabin ND, Reddick WE, Zhu L. Armstrong GT, Green DM, Arevalo A, Krasin MJ, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Neurocognitive function and CNS integrity in adult survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma. J Clin Oncol 30(29):3618-24, 2012.

Brackett J, Krull KR, Scheurer ME, Liu W, Srivastava DK, Stovall M, Merchant TE, Packer RJ, Robison LL, Okcu MF. Antioxidant enzyme polymorphisms and neuropsychological outcomes in medulloblastoma survivors: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Neuro Oncol June 1, 2012.

Conklin H, Krull KR, Reddick WE, Pei D, Cheng C, Pui CH. Cognitive outcomes following contemporary treatment without cranial irradiation for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. J Nation Cancer Instit 104(18):1386-95, 2012.

Kinahan KE, Sharp LK, Seidel K, Lacouture ME, Leisenring W, Didwania A, Wagner L, Robison LL, Krull KR. Treatment related scarring and disfigurement and health related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer. J Clin Oncol 30(20):2466-2474, 2012.

Moore Ki IM, Hockenberry MJ, Anhalt C, McCarthy K, Krull KR. Mathematics intervention for prevention of neurocognitive deficits in childhood leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2011 Sep 21, 2011 [Epub ahead of print].

Kirchhoff A, Krull KR, Ness KK, Armstrong GT, Park E, Stovall M, Robison LL, Leisenring W. Physical, mental and neurocognitive status and employment outcomes in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20(9):1838-49, 2011.

Kamdar KY, Krull KR, El-Zein RA, Brouwers P, Potter BS, Harris LL, Holm S, Dreyer Z, Scaglia F, Etzel CJ, Bondy M, Okcu MF.Folate pathway polymorphisms predict deficits in attention and processing speed after childhood leukemia therapy. Pediatr Blood Cancer 57(3):454-60, 2011.

Stuber ML, Meeske KA, Leisenring W, Stratton K, Zeltzer LK, Dawson K, Kazak AE, Zebrack B, Mertens AC, Robison LL, Krull KR. Defining medical posttraumatic stress among young adult survivors in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33(4):347-53, 2011.

Ness KK, Hudson MM, Pui CH, Green DM, Krull KR, Huang TT, Robison LL, Morris EB. Neuromuscular impairments in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: associations with physical performance and chemotherapy doses. Cancer 118(3):828-38, 2011.

Kirchhoff AC, Krull KR, Ness KK, Park ER, Oeffinger KC, Hudson MM, Stovall M, Robison LL, Wickizer T, Leisenring W. Occupational outcomes of adult childhood cancer survivors. Cancer 117(3):3033-44, 2011.

Clanton NR, Klosky JL, Li C, Jain N, Srivastava DK, Mulrooney D, Zeltzer L, Stovall M, Robison LL, Krull KR. Fatigue, vitality, sleep, and neurocognitive functioning in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the childhood cancer survivor study. Cancer April 11, 2011.

Krull KR, Annett RD, Pan Z, Ness KK, Nathan PC, Srivastava DK, Stovall M, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Neurocognitive functioning and health-related behaviours in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Eur J Cancer 47(9):1380-8, 2011.

Krull KR, Khan RB, Ness KK, Ledet D, Zhu L, Pui CH, Howard SC, Srivastava DK, Sabin ND, Hudson MM, Morris EB. Symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in long-term survivors of childhood leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 57(7):1191-6, 2011.


Last update: December 2014