Mary Beth Ross, MD, PhD

Mary Beth Ross, MD, PhD

  • Clinic Physician



BS - Bethany College, Bethany, West Virginia; Chemistry, Summa Cum Laude (1998)
MD, PhD - Medical Scientist Training Program, School of Medicine State University of New York at Buffalo, (SUNYAB); Buffalo, New York (1997)

Academic Appointments

1997-2000 Pediatrics Residency Training, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
2000-2004 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
July 2001 Visiting Fellow in Pediatric Thrombosis at Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Mentor: Dr. Maureen Andrew
2001-2004 Post-doctoral research fellow with Dr. James Downing, Chairman, Department of Pathology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
2004-2008 Assistant Professor in the Center for Childhood Cancer, Children’s Research Institute; and the Division of Pediatric/Hematology in the Department of Pediatrics, at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health

Selected Publications

McCarville MB, Ross ME, Rao BN, Furman WL. Sonographic appearance of appendicitis in a neutropenic patient after inversion appendectomy. Pediatric Radiology 31 (8): 578-580, 2001.

Yeoh E-J, * Ross ME,* Shurtelff SA, Williams WK, Patel A, Mahfouz R, Behm FG, Riamondi SC, Relling MV, Pael Al, Cheng C, Campana D, Wilkins D, Zhou X, Li J, Liu H, Pui C-H, Evans WE, Naeve C, Wong L, Downing JR. Classification, subtype discovery, and prediction of outcome in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia by gene profiling. Cancer Cell 1(2):133-143, 2002. (*both authors to be considered as contributing equally. Featured on the cover of the 1(2) issue.)

Ross ME, Zhou X, Song G, Shurtleff SA, Girtman K, Williams WK, Liu H-C, Mahfouz R, Raimondi SC, Lenny N, Patel A, Downing JR. Classification of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia by gene expression profiling. Blood (FirstEdition release) 102(8)2951-2959, 2003.

Imai C, Ross ME, Reid G, Coustan-Smith E, Schultz KR, Pui C-H, Downing JR, Campana D. Expression of the adaptor protein, BLNK/SLP-65 in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. LeukemiaMay [Epub Mar 18]; 18(5); 922-5, 2004.

Ross ME, Mahfouz R*, Onciu M, Liu H-C, Zhou X, Song G, Shurtleff SA, Pounds S, Cheng C, Ma J, Ribeiro RC, Rubnitz JE, Girtman K, Williams WK, Raimondi SC, Liang D-C, Shih L-Y, Pui C-H, Downing JR. Gene Expression of Pediatric Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. Blood (FirstEdition release June 2004). Dec; 104: 3679-3687, 2004. (both authors to be considered as contributing equally.)

Last update: December 2004