Kevin R. Krull, PhD
Kevin R. Krull, PhD

Kevin R. Krull, PhD

Member, St. Jude Faculty

Departments

Education

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

Research Interests

  • Neurocognitive outcomes of childhood cancer
  • Late effects of cancer therapy
  • Biologic and psychosocial moderators/mediators
  • Treatment of attention and memory problems

Current Research

Selected Publications

Brinkman TM, Krasin MJ, Liu W, Armstrong GT, Ojha RP, Sadighi ZS, Gupta P, Kimberg C, Srivastava D, Merchant TE, Gajjar A, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Long-term neurocognitive functioning and social attainment in adult survivors of pediatric CNS tumors: Results from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol Feb 1, 2016. [Epub ahead of print]

Edelmann MN, Daryani VM, Bishop MW, Liu W, Brinkman TM, Stewart CF, Mulrooney DA, Kimberg C, Ness KK, Cheung YT, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR.  Neurocognitive and Patient-Reported Outcomes in Adult Survivors of Childhood Osteosarcoma. JAMA Oncol 2(2):201-8, 2016.

Fullerton HJ, Stratton K, Mueller S, Leisenring WW, Armstrong GT, Weathers RE, Stovall M, Sklar CA, Goldsby RE, Robison LL, Krull KR. Recurrent stroke in childhood cancer survivors. Neurology 85(12):1056-64, 2015.

Prasad PK, Hardy KK, Zhang N, Edelstein K, Srivastava DK, Zeltzer L, Stovall M, Seibel NL, Leisenring W, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Krull K. Psychosocial and neurocognitive outcomes in adult survivors of adolescent and early young adult cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Clin Oncol 33(23):2545-52, 2015.

Cheung YT, Krull KR. Neurocognitive outcomes in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated on contemporary treatment protocols: a systematic review. Neurosci Biobehav Rev 53:108-120, 2015.

Kenzik KM, Huang IC, Brinkman TM, Baughman B, Ness KK, Shenkman EA, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Krull KR. The Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Neurocognitive Questionnaire (CCSS-NCQ) Revised: Item response analysis and concurrent validity. Neuropsychology 29(1):31-44, 2015.

Krull KR, Minoshima S, Edelmann MN, Morris B, Sabin N, 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. J Nucl Med 55(11):1805-10, 2014.

Edelmann MN, Krull KR. Brain volume and cognitive function in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Transl Pediatr 2(4):143-147, 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):4242-51, 2013.

Krull KR, Brinkman TM, Li C, Armstrong GT, Ness KK, Gurney JG, Kimberg C, Srivastava DK, 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):4407-15, 2013.

Krull KR, Zhang N, Srivastava DK, Santucci A, Krasin MJ, Kun LE, Pui CH, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Armstrong GT. Long-term decline in intelligence among adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with cranial radiation. Blood 122(4):550-3, 2013.

Mueller S, Fullerton HJ, Stratton K, Leisenring W, Weathers R, 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):649-55, 2013.

Armstrong GT, Reddick WE, Petersen RC, Santucci A, Zhang N, Srivastava DK, 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.

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 31(17):2182-8, 2013.

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.

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.

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 117(11):2559-68, 2011.

Kadan-Lottick NS, Zeltzer LK, Liu Q, Yasui Y, Ellenberg L, Gioia G, Robison LL, Krull KR. Neurocognitive functioning in adult survivors of non-central nervous system cancers: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Natl Cancer Inst 102(12):881-93, 2010.

Jain N, Brouwers P, Okcu MF, Cirino PT, Krull KR. Sex-specific attention problems in long-term survivors of pediatric leukemia. Cancer 115(18):4238-45, 2009.

Krull KR, Okcu MF, Potter B, Jain N, Dreyer Z, Kamdar K. Brouwers P. Screening for neurocognitive impairment in pediatric cancer long-term survivors. J Clin Oncol 26(25):4138-43, 2008.

Last update: March 2016