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Matthew J. Ehrhardt, MD, MS
Matthew J. Ehrhardt, MD, MS


  • BS – University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • MD – University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria
  • MS – Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Research Interests

  • Late effects of childhood cancer therapy
  • Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas

Selected Publications

Ehrhardt MJ, Williams AM, Liu Q, Scholle S, Bhakta N, Yasui Y, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Cumulative burden of chronic health conditions among adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer: identification of vulnerable groups at key medical transitions. Pediatr Blood Cancer Mar 31, 2021. (Epub)

Ehrhardt MJ, Ward ZJ, Liu Q, Chaudhry A, Nohria A, Border W, Fulbright JM, Mulrooney DA, Oeffinger KC, Nathan PC, Leisenring WM, Constine LS, Gibson TM, Chow EJ, Howell RM, Robison LL, Armstrong GT, Hudson MM, Diller L, Yasui Y, Armenian S, Yeh JM. Cost-effectiveness of the International Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Guideline Harmonization Group screening guidelines to prevent heart failure in childhood cancer survivors. J Clin Oncol 38(33):3851-3862, 2020. PubMed PMID: 32795226

Howell CR, Bjornard KL, Ness KK, Alberts N, Armstrong GT, Bhakta N, Brinkman T, Caron E, Chemaitilly W, Green DM, Folse T, Huang IC, Jefferies J, Kaste S, Krull K, Lanctot JQ, Mulrooney DA, Neale G, Nichols KE, Sabin ND, Shelton K, Srivastava DK, Wang Z, Wilson C, Yasui Y, Zaidi A, Zhang J, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Ehrhardt MJ. Cohort Profile: the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study (SJLIFE) for paediatric cancer survivors. Int J Epidemiol Mar 3;50(1):39-49, 2021. PubMed PMID: 33374007

Mulrooney DA, Ness KK, Hyun G, Ehrhardt MJ, Yasui Y, Duprez DA Shenoy C, Howell R, Leisenring WM, Constine LS, Oeffinger KC, Gibson TM, Tonorezos E, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Armstrong GT. Major cardiac events for adult survivors of childhood cancer diagnosed between 1970 and 1999: report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study cohort. BMJ 368(I6794), 2020. PubMed PMID: 31941657; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7190022

Ehrhardt MJ, Hochberg J, Bjornard KL, Brinkman TM. Long-term survivors of childhood, adolescent and young adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Br J Haematol 185(6):1099-110, 2019. PubMed PMID: 30714126.

Ehrhardt MJ, Skinner R, Castellino SM. Renal and hepatic health after childhood cancer. Clinics 67(6):1203-1217, 2020. PubMed PMID: 33131542

Armenian SH, Ehrhardt MJ. Optimizing cardiovascular care in children with acute myeloid leukemia to improve cancer-related outcomes. J Clin Oncol 37:1-6, 2019. PubMed PMID: 30422740

Ehrhardt MJ, Chen Y, Sandlund JT, Bluhm EC, Hayashi RJ, Becktell K, Leisenring WM, Metzger ML, Ness KK, Krull KR, Oeffinger KC, Gibson TM, Cairo MS, Gross TG, Robison LL, Armstrong GT, Yasui Y, Hudson MM, Mulrooney DA. Late health outcomes after contemporary Lymphome Malin de Burkitt therapy for mature B-Cell Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Clin Oncol Jul 8:JCO1900525, 2019. PubMed PMID: 31283408; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7001792

Ehrhardt MJ, Howell CR, Hale K, Baassiri MJ, Rodriguez C, Wilson CL, Joshi SS, Lemond TC, Shope S, Howell RM, Wang Z, Srivastava D, Mulrooney DA, Zhang J, Robison LL, Ness KK, Hudson MM. Subsequent breast cancer in female childhood cancer survivors in the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study (SJLIFE). J Clin Oncol Jul 1;37(19):1647-1656, 2019. PubMed PMID: 31075046; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6804891

Ehrhardt MJ, Hochberg J, Bjornard KL, Brinkman TM. Long-term survivors of childhood, adolescent and young adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Br J Haematol Jun;185(6):1099-1110, 2019. PubMed PMID: 30714126

Armenian SH, Ehrhardt MJ. Optimizing cardiovascular care in children with acute myeloid leukemia to improve cancer-related outcomes. J Clin Oncol Jan 1;37(1):1-6, 2019. PubMed PMID: 30422740

Armenian SH, Armstrong GT, Aune G, Chow EJ, Ehrhardt MJ, Ky B, Moslehi J, Mulrooney DA, Nathan PC, Ryan TD, van der Pal HJ, van Dalen EC, Kremer LCM. Cardiovascular disease in survivors of childhood cancer: insights into epidemiology, pathophysiology, and prevention. J Clin Oncol Jul 20;36(21):2135-2144, 2018. PubMed PMID: 29874141; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6804893

Myers RM, Hill BT, Shaw BE, Kim S, Millard HR, Battiwalla M, Majhail NS, Buchbinder D, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Flowers MED, D'Souza A, Ehrhardt MJ, Langston A, Yared JA, Hayashi RJ, Daly A, Olsson RF, Inamoto Y, Malone AK, DeFilipp Z, Margossian SP, Warwick AB, Jaglowski S, Beitinjaneh A, Fung H, Kasow KA, Marks DI, Reynolds J, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Wirk B, Wood WA, Hamadani M, Satwani P. Long-term outcomes among 2-year survivors of autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for Hodgkin and diffuse large b-cell lymphoma. Cancer Feb 15;124(4):816-825, 2018. PubMed PMID: 29125192; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5871233

Ehrhardt MJ, Mulrooney DA, Li C, Baassiri MJ, Bjornard K, Sandlund JT, Brinkman TM, Huang IC, Srivastava DK, Ness KK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Neurocognitive, psychosocial, and quality-of-life outcomes in adult survivors of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer Jan 15;124(2):417-425, 2018. PubMed PMID: 28915338; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5760296

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 (SJLIFE). Lancet Dec 9;390(10112):2569-2582, 2017. PubMed PMID: 28890157; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5798235

Bjornard KL, Leventaki V, Nichols KE, Sandlund JT, Prockop S, Ehrhardt MJ. Two-year-old female with EBV-positive diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and subsequent CNS involvement with neurolymphomatosis. Pediatr Blood Cancer Dec;65(12):e27415, 2018. PubMed PMID: 30151967

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 Jul;189:19-27, 2017. PubMed PMID: 28625376; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5477639

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 May;26(5):666-674, 2017. PubMed PMID: 28035022; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5413397

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 Jun;64(6), 2017. PubMed PMID: 27860222; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5403569

Bhakta N, Liu Q, Yeo F, Baassiri M, Ehrhardt MJ, Srivastava DK, Metzger ML, Krasin MJ, Ness KK, Hudson MM, Yasui Y, Robison LL. Cumulative burden of cardiovascular morbidity in paediatric, adolescent, and young adult survivors of Hodgkin's lymphoma: an analysis from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Lancet Oncol Sep;17(9):1325-1334, 2016. PubMed PMID: 27470081; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5029267

Ehrhardt MJ, Bhakta N, Liu Q, Yasui Y, Krasin MJ, Mulrooney DA, Hudson MM, Robison LL. Absence of Basal cell carcinoma in irradiated childhood cancer survivors of black race: a report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev Sep;25(9):1356-1360, 2016. PubMed PMID: 27365149; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5010444

Mulrooney DA, Armstrong GT, Huang S, Ness KK, Ehrhardt MJ, Joshi VM, Plana JC, Soliman EZ, Green DM, Srivastava D, Santucci A, Krasin MJ, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Cardiac outcomes in adult survivors of childhood cancer exposed to cardiotoxic therapy: a cross-sectional study. Ann Intern Med Jan 19;164(2):93-101, 2016. PubMed PMID: 26747086; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4809016

Ehrhardt MJ, Brazauskas R, He W, Rizzo JD, Shaw BE. Survival of patients who develop solid tumors following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant Jan;51(1):83-88, 2016. PubMed PMID: 26367222; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4570237

Last update: April 2021