Gregory T. Armstrong, MD, MSCE
Gregory T. Armstrong, MD, MSCE

Gregory T. Armstrong, MD, MSCE

Member, St. Jude Faculty

Departments

Divisions

Education

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

Clinical Interests

  • Cancer survivorship
  • Outcomes research
  • Neuro-oncology

Current Research

  • Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS), Principal Investigator
  • Longitudinal Cardiotoxicity in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer (R01, NIH), Principal Investigator
  • Encouraging Mammography and Preventive Opportunities for Women Exposed to Radiation, Co-Investigator
  • Reducing Skin Cancer in Childhood Cancer Survivors, Co-Investigator
  • Adult Neurobehavioral Late Effects of Pediatric Low Grade Brain Tumors, Co-Investigator

Selected Publications

Ness KK, Hudson MM, Jones KE, Leisenring W, Yasui Y, Chen Y, Stovall M, Gibson TM, Green DM, Neglia JP, Henderson TO, Casillas J, Ford JS, Effinger KE, Krull KR, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Oeffinger KC, Nathan PC. Effect of temporal changes in therapeutic exposure on self-reported health status in childhood cancer survivors. Ann Intern Med 166(2):89-98, 2017.

King AA, Seidel K, Di C, Leisenring WM, Perkins SM, Krull KR, Sklar CA, Green DM, Armstrong GT, Zeltzer LK, Wells E, Stovall M, Ullrich NJ, Oeffinger KC, Robison LL, Packer RJ. Long-term neurologic health and psychosocial function of adult survivors of childhood medulloblastoma/PNET: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Neuro Oncol 19(5):689-98, 2017.

Shaw BE, Hahn T, Martin PJ, Mitchell SA, Petersdorf EW, Armstrong GT, Shelburne N, Storer BE, Bhatia S. National Institutes of Health hematopoietic cell transplantation late effects initiative: the research methodology and study design working group report. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 23(1):10-23, 2017.

Ehrhardt MJ, Sandlund JT, Zhang N, Liu W, Ness KK, Bhakta N, Chemaitilly W, Krull KR, Brinkman TM, Crom DB, Kun L, Kaste SC, Armstrong GT, Green DM, Srivastava K, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Mulrooney DA. Late outcomes of adult survivors of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 64(6), 2017.

Rach AM, Crabtree VM, Brinkman TM, Zeltzer L, Marchak JG, Srivastava D, Tynes B, Lai JS, Robison LL, Armstrong GT, Krull KR. Predictors of fatigue and poor sleep in adult survivors of childhood Hodgkin’s lymphoma: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Cancer Surviv 11(2):256-63, 2017.

Vuotto SC, Krull KR, Li C, Oeffinger KC, Green DM, Patel SK, Srivastava D, Stovall M, Ness KK, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Brinkman TM. Impact of chronic disease on emotional distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Cancer 123(3):521-8, 2017.

Huang IC, Brinkman TM, Armstrong GT, Leisenring W, Robison LL, Krull KR. Emotional distress impacts quality of life evaluation: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Cancer Surviv 11(3):309-19, 2017.

Hudson MM, Ehrhardt MJ, Bhakta N, Baassiri M, Eissa H, Chemaitilly W, Green DM, Mulrooney DA, Armstrong GT, Brinkman TM, Klosky JL, Krull KR, Sabin ND, Wilson CL, Huang IC, Bass JK, Hale K, Kaste S, Khan RB, Srivastava DK, Yasui Y, Joshi VM, Srinivasan S, Stokes D, Hoehn ME, Wilson M, Ness KK, Robison LL. Approach for classification and severity-grading of long-term and late-onset health events among childhood cancer survivors in the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 26(5):666-74, 2017.

Marina NM, Liu Q, Donaldson SS, Sklar CA, Armstrong GT, Oeffinger KC, Leisenring WM, Ginsberg JP, Henderson TO, Neglia JP, Stovall MA, Yasui Y, Randall RL, Geller DS, Robison LL, Ness KK. Longitudinal follow-up of adult survivors of Ewing sarcoma: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Cancer 123(13):2551-60, 2017.

Bowers DC, Moskowitz CS, Chou JF, Mazewski CM, Neglia JP, Armstrong GT, Leisenring WM, Robison LL, Oeffinger KC. Morbidity and mortality associated with meningioma after cranial radiotherapy: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Clin Oncol 35(14):1570-6, 2017.

Hoehn ME, Calderwood J, O’Donnell T, Armstrong GT, Gajjar A. Children with dorsal midbrain syndrome as a result of pineal tumors. J AAPOS 21(1):34-8, 2017.

Turcotte LM, Liu Q, Yasui Y, Arnold MA, Hammond S, Howell RM, Smith SA, Weathers RE, Henderson TO, Gibson TM, Leisenring W, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Neglia JP. Temporal trends in treatment and subsequent neoplasm risk among 5-year survivors of childhood cancer, 1970-2015. JAMA 317(8):814-24, 2017.

Morton LM, Sampson JN, Armstrong GT, Chen TH, Hudson MM, Karlins E, Dagnall CL, Li SA, Wilson CL, Srivastava DK, Liu W, Kang G, Oeffinger KC, Henderson TO, Moskowitz CS, Gibson TM, Merino DM, Wong JR, Hammond S, Neglia JP, Turcotte LM, Miller J, Bowen L, Wheeler WA, Leisenring WM, Whitton JA, Burdette L, Chung C, Hicks BD, Jones K, Machiela MJ, Vogt A, Wang Z, Yeager M, Neale G, Lear M, Strong LC, Yasui Y, Stovall M, Weathers RE, Smith SA, Howell R, Davies SM, Radloff GA, Onel K, Berrington de Gonzalez A, Inskip PD, Rajaraman P, Fraumeni JF, Bhatia S, Chanock SJ, Tucker MA, Robison LL. Genome-wide association study to identify susceptibility loci that modify radiation-related risk for breast cancer after childhood cancer. JNCI 2017 (in press).

Mulrooney DA, Soliman EZ, Ehrhardt MJ, Lu L, Duprez DA, Luepker RV, Armstrong GT, Joshi VM, Green DM, Srivastava D, Krasin MJ, Morris GS, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Ness KK. Electrocardiographic abnormalities and mortality in aging survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Am Heart J 189:19-27, 2017.

Bhakta N, Liu Q, Ness KK, Baassiri M, Eissa H, Yeo F, Chemaitilly W, Ehrhardt MJ, Bass J, Bishop MW, Shelton K, Lu L, Huang S, Li Z, Caron E, Lanctot J, Howell C, Folse T, Joshi V, Green DM, Mulrooney DA, Armstrong GT, Krull KR, Brinkman TM, Khan RB, Srivastava DK, Hudson MM, Yasui Y, Robison LL. The cumulative burden of surviving childhood cancer: an initial report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Lancet 2017 (in press).

Moskowitz CS, Chou JF, Sklar CA, Barnea D, Ronckers MC, Novetsky-Friedman D, Neglia JP, Turcotte L, Howell RM, Henderson TO, Armstrong GT, Leisenring WM, Robison LL, van Leeuwen FE, Pike MC, Oeffinger KC. Radiation-associated breast cancer and gonadal hormone exposure: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Br J Cancer 117(2):290-9, 2017.

Nipp RD, Kirchhoff AC, Fair D, Rabin J, Hyland K, Kuhlthau K, Perez GK, Armstrong GT, Nathan PC, Oeffinger KC, Leisenring W, Park ER. Financial burden in survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Clin Oncol 2017 (in press).

Last update: August 2017