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Matthew Rees, MD
Matthew Rees, MD

Matthew Rees, MD

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty




  • Fellowship (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology) - St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
  • Residency (Pediatrics) – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • MD – Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • BA (French Studies) – Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Honors & Awards

  • 2018  Hematology Opportunities for the Next Generation of Research Scientists (HONORS) Award, American Society of Hematology

Research Interests

  • Improvement science in the care of children with cancer

Selected Publications

Leiding JW…Rees M…, et al. Monogenic Early-Onset Autoimmunity: The Natural History of STAT3 GOF Syndrome. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 151(4):1081-1095, 2023.

Heyman H, Alberts N, Rees M, Puri L, Frett M, Anghelescu M. COVID-19 Infection and Pain in Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease: A Case Series. eJHaem 1-6, 2022.

Travis K, Wood A, Yeh P, Allahabadi S, Chien LC, Curtis S, Hammond A, Kohn J, Ogugbuaja C, Rees M, Shumway J, Sheehan V. Pediatric to Adult Transition in Sickle Cell Disease: Survey Results from Young Adult Patients. Acta Haematologica 143:163-175, 2020.

Ricks MS, Farrell JT, Falk DJ, Holt DW, Rees M, Carr J, Williams T, Nichols BA, Bridgewater LC, Reynolds PR, Kooyman DL, Seegmiller RE. Osteoarthritis in the temporomandibular joint of Col2a1 mutant mice. Archives of Oral Biology 58(9):1092-9, 2013.

Last update: August 2023