Melissa M. Hudson, MD
Melissa M. Hudson, MD

Melissa M. Hudson, MD

Member, St. Jude Faculty

  • Director, Cancer Survivorship Division
  • Co-Leader, Cancer Control & Survivorship Program
  • The Charles E. Williams Endowed Chair of Oncology-Cancer Survivorship

Departments

Divisions

Education

BS – Texas A & M University, College Station, Texas (1979)
MD – University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1983)

Research Interests

  • Disease burden after childhood cancer
  • Health status and quality of life after childhood cancer
  • Pediatric cancer survivorship care guideline development

Selected Publications

Ness KK, Plana JC, Joshi VM, Luepker RV, Durand JB, Green DM, Partin RE, Santucci AK, Howell RM, Srivastava DK, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Armstrong GT. Exercise intolerance, mortality, and organ system impairment in adult survivors of childhood cancer. J Clin Oncol Oct 17:JCO1901661, 2019. Epub ahead of print.

Chemaitilly W, Liu Q, van Iersel L, Ness KK, Li Z, Wilson CL, Brinkman TM, Klosky JL, Barnes N, Clark KL, Howell RM, Smith SA, Krasin MJ, Metzger ML, Armstrong GT, Bishop MW, van Santen HM, Pui CH, Srivastava DK, Yasui Y, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Green DM, Sklar CA. Leydig cell function in male survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol 37(32):3018-3031, 2019.

Wang Z, Wilson CL, Armstrong GT, Hudson MM, Zhang J, Nichols KE, Robison LL. Association of germline BRCA2 mutations with the risk of pediatric or adolescent non-Hodgkin lymphoma. JAMA Oncol Jul 25, 2019. Epub ahead of print.

van Atteveld JE, Pluijm SMF, Ness KK, Hudson MM, Chemaitilly W, Kaste SC, Robison LL, Neggers SJCMM, Yasui Y, van den Heuvel-Eibrink MM, Wilson CL. Prediction of low and very low bone mineral density among adult survivors of childhood cancer. J Clin Oncol 37(25):2217-2225, 2019.

Banerjee P, Rossi MG, Anghelescu DL, Liu W, Breazeale AM, Reddick WE, Glass JO, Phillips NS, Jacola LM, Sabin ND, Inaba H, Srivastava D, Robison LL, Pui CH, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Association between anesthesia exposure and neurocognitive and neuroimaging outcomes in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. JAMA Oncol Jun 20, 2019. Epub ahead of print.

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 37(28):2556-2570, 2019.

Mulrooney DA, Hyun G, Ness KK, Bhakta N, Pui CH, Ehrhardt MJ, Krull KR, Crom DB, Chemaitilly W, Srivastava DK, Relling MV, Jeha S, Green DM, Yasui Y, Robison LL, Hudson MM. The changing burden of long-term health outcomes in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: a retrospective analysis of the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Lancet Haematol 6(6):e306-e316, 2019.

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 37(19):1647-1656, 2019.

Clemens E, van den Heuvel – Eibrink MM, Mulder RL, Kremer LCM, Hudson MM, Skinner R, Constine LS, Bass JK, Kuehni CE, Langer T, van Dalen EC, Bardi E, Bonne NX, Brock PR, Brooks B, Carleton B, Caron E, Chang KW, Johnston K, Knight K, Nathan PC, Orgel E, Prasad PK, Rottenberg J, Scheinemann K, de Vries ACH, Walwyn T, Weiss A, Am Zehnhoff – Dinnesen A, Cohn RJ, Landier W; International Guideline Harmonization Group ototoxicity group. Recommendations for ototoxicity surveillance for childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer survivors: a report from the International Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Guideline Harmonization Group in collaboration with the PanCare Consortium. Lancet Oncol 20(1):e29 – e41, 2019.

Feijen EAM, Leisenring WM, Stratton KL, Ness KK, van der Pal HJH, van Dalen EC, Armstrong GT, Aune GJ, Green DM, Hudson MM, Loonen J, Oeffinger KC, Robison LL, Yasui Y, Kremer LCM, Chow EJ. Derivation of anthracycline and anthraquinone equivalence ratios to doxorubicin for late – onset cardiotoxicity. JAMA Oncol 5(6):864-871, 2019.

Huang IC, Bhakta N, Brinkman TM, Klosky JL, Krull KR, Srivastava D, Hudson MM, Robison LL. Determinants and consequences of financial hardship among adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Natl Cancer Inst 111(2):189 – 200, 2019.

Gibson TM, Mostoufi – Moab S, Stratton KL, Leisenring WM, Barnea D, Chow EJ, Donaldson SS, Howell RM, Hudson MM, Mahajan A, Nathan PC, Ness KK, Sklar CA, Tonorezos ES, Weldon CB, Wells EM, Yasui Y, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Oeffinger KC. Temporal patterns in the risk of chronic health conditions in survivors of childhood cancer diagnosed 1970 – 99: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study cohort. Lancet Oncol 19(12):1590 – 1601, 2018.

Brinkman TM, Ness KK, Li Z, Huang IC, Krull KR, Gajjar A, Merchant TE, Klosky JL, Partin RE, Olsson IT, Boop F, Klimo P Jr, Chemaitilly W, Khan RB, Srivastava D, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Armstrong GT. Attainment of functional and social independence in adult survivors of pediatric CNS tumors: a report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol 36(27):2762 – 2769, 2018.

Landier W, Skinner R, Wallace WH, Hjorth L, Mulder RL, Wong FL, Yasui Y, Bhakta N, Constine LS, Bhatia S, Kremer LC, Hudson MM. Surveillance for late effects in childhood cancer survivors. J Clin Oncol 36(21):2216 – 2222, 2018.

Wang Z, Wilson CL, Easton J, Thrasher A, Mulder H, Liu Q, Hedges DJ, Wang S, Rusch MC, Edmonson MN, Levy S, Lanctot JQ, Caron E, Shelton K, Currie K, Lear M, Patel A, Rosencrance C, Shao Y, Vadodaria B, Yergeau D, Sapkota Y, Brooke RJ, Moon W, Rampersaud E, Ma X, Chang TC, Rice SV, Pepper C, Zhou X, Chen X, Chen W, Jones A, Boone B, Ehrhardt MJ, Krasin MJ, Howell RM, Phillips NS, Lewis C, Srivastava D, Pui CH, Kesserwan CA, Wu G, Nichols KE, Downing JR, Hudson MM, Yasui Y, Robison LL, Zhang J. Genetic risk for subsequent neoplasms among long – term survivors of childhood cancer. J Clin Oncol 36(20):2078 – 2087, 2018.

Last update: December 2019