Carmen Wilson, PhD
Carmen Wilson, PhD

Carmen Wilson, PhD

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty

Departments

Education

BSc (hons) – University of New South Wales (2000)
PhD – University of New South Wales (2008)

Research Interests

  • Late effects of childhood cancer therapy
  • Genetic susceptibility to late effects among cancer survivors

Current Research

  • St. Jude Lifetime Cohort

Selected Publications

Sapkota Y, Turcotte LM, Ehrhardt MJ, Howell RM, Arnold MA, Wilson CL, Leisenring W, Wang Z, Sampson J, Dagnall CL, Karlins E, Li SA, Hicks BD, Weathers R, Smith SA, Shelton K, Liu Q, Tucker MA, Chanock SJ, Zhang J, Hudson MM, Neglia JP, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Morton LM, Bhatia S, Yasui Y. Genome-wide association study in irradiated childhood cancer survivors identifies HTR2A for subsequent basal cell carcinoma. J Invest Dermatol Mar 22, 2019. pii: S0022-202X(19)31332-6.

Ehrhardt MJ, Wilson CL. Subsequent breast cancer in female childhood cancer survivors in the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study (SJLIFE). J Clin Oncol Mar 20, 2019 (in press).

Wang Z, Liu Q, Wilson CL, Easton J, Mulder H, Chang TC, Rusch MC, Edmonson MN, Rice SV, Ehrhardt MJ, Howell RM, Kesserwan CA, Wu G, Nichols KE, Downing JR, Hudson MM, Zhang J, Yasui Y, Robison LL. Polygenic Determinants for Subsequent Breast Cancer Risk in Survivors of Childhood Cancer: The St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study (SJLIFE). Clin Cancer Res Dec 15;24(24):6230-6235, 2018. 

Wilson CL, Howell CR, Partin RE, Lu L, Kaste SC, Mulrooney DA, Pui CH, Lanctot JQ, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Ness KK. Influence of fitness on health status among survivors of acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer Nov;65(11):e27286, 2018. 

Fernandez-Pineda I, Davidoff AM, Lu L, Rao BN, Wilson CL, Srivastava DK, Klosky JL, Metzger ML, Krasin MJ, Ness KK, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Sklar CA, Green DM, Chemaitilly W. Impact of ovarian transposition before pelvic irradiation on ovarian function among long-term survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer Sep;65(9):e27232, 2018.

Brooke RJ, Im C, Wilson CL, Krasin MJ, Liu Q, Li Z, Sapkota Y, Moon W, Morton LM, Wu G, Wang Z, Chen W, Howell RM, Armstrong GT, Bhatia S, Mostoufi-Moab S, Seidel K, Chanock SJ, Zhang J, Green DM, Sklar CA, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Chemaitilly W, Yasui Y. gerA High-risk Haplotype for Premature Menopause in Childhood Cancer Survivors Exposed to Gonadotoxic Therapy. J Natl Cancer Inst Aug 1;110(8):895-904, 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 Jul 10;36(20):2078-2087, 2018. 

Howell CR, Wilson CL, Ehrhardt MJ, Partin RE, Kaste SC, Lanctot JQ, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Ness KK. Clinical impact of sedentary behaviors in adult survivors of acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Cancer Mar 1;124(5):1036-1043, 2018.

Dixon SB, Bjornard KL, Alberts NM, Armstrong GT, Brinkman T, Chemaitilly W, Ehrhardt MJ, Fernandez-Pineda I, Force LM, Gibson TM, Green DM, Howell CR, Kaste SC, Kirchhoff K, Klosky JL, Krull KR, Lucas JT Jr, Mulrooney DA, Ness KK, Wilson CL, Yasui Y, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Factors influencing risk-based care of the childhood cancer survivor in the 21st Century. CA Cancer J Clin Mar;68(2):133-152, 2018.

Im C, Ness KK, Kaste SC, Chemaitilly W, Moon W, Sapkota Y, Brooke RJ, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Yasui Y, Wilson CL. Genome-wide search for higher order epistasis as modifiers of treatment effects on bone mineral density in childhood cancer survivors. Eur J Hum Genet Feb;26(2):275-286, 2018. doi: 10.1038/s41431-017-0050-x. Epub 2018 Jan 18. PubMed PMID: 29348692; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5839052.

Morton LM, Sampson JN, Armstrong GT, Chen T, Hudson MM, Karlins E, Dagnall CL, Li S, Wilson CL, Srivastava DK, Liu W, Kang G, Oeffinger KC, Henderson TO, Moskowitz CS, Gibson TM, Merion DM, Wong JR, Hammond S, Neglia JP, Turcotte LM, Miller J, Bowen L, Wheeler WA, Leisenring WM, Whitton JA, Burdette L, Chung C, Hicks BD, Jones K, Machiela MJ, Vogt A, Wang Z, Yeager M, Neale G, Lear M, Strong LC, Yasui Y, Stovall M, Weather RE, Smith SA, Howell R, Davies SM, Radloff GA, Berrington de Gonzalez A, Inskip PD, Rajarman P, Fraumeni Jr JF, Bhatia S, Chanock SJ, Tucker MA, Robison LL. Genome-wide association study to identify susceptibility loci that modify radiation-related risk for breast cancer after childhood cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst Nov 1;109(11), 2017.

Wilson CL, Chemaitilly W, Jones KE, Kaste SC, Srivastava DK, Ojha RP, Yasui Y, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Ness KK. Modifiable Factors Associated With Aging Phenotypes Among Adult Survivors of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. J Clin Oncol Jul 20;34(21):2509-15, 2016.

Wilson CL, Liu L, Yang JJ, Kang G, Ojha RP, Neale G, Srivastava DK, Gurney JG, Hudson MM, Robison LL, Ness KK. Genetic and clinical factors associated with obesity among adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime cohort. Cancer Jul 1;121(13):2262-70, 2015.

Kang G, Liu W, Cheng C, Wilson CL, Neale G, Yang JJ, Ness KK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Srivastava DK. Evaluation of a two-step iterative resampling procedure for internal validation of genome-wide association studies. J Hum Genet 60(12):729-38, 2015.

Karlage R, Wilson CL, Zhang N, Kaste S, Green D, Armstrong GT, Robison LL, Chemaitilly W, Srivastava K, Hudson MM, Ness KK. Validity of anthropometric measurements for characterizing obesity among adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Cancer Jun 15;121(12):2036-43, 2015.

Ness KK, Krull KR, Jones KE, Mulrooney DA, Armstrong GT, Green DM, Chemaitilly W, Smith WA, Wilson CL, Sklar CA, Shelton KC, Srivastava DK, Ali S, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Physiologic frailty as a sign of accelerated aging among adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol Dec 20;31(36):4496-503, 2013.

Wilson CL, Stratton KL, Leisenring WL, Oeffinger KO, Nathan PC, Wasilewski-Masker K, Hudson MM, Castellino SM, Stovall M, Armstrong GA, Brinkman TM, Krull KR, Robison LL, Ness KK. Decline in physical activity level in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev Aug;23(8):1619-27, 2014.

Wilson CL, Ness KK, Neglia JP, Hammond S, Leisenring WL, Srivastava DK, Stovall M, Robison LL, Armstrong GT. Renal carcinoma after childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. J Natl Cancer Inst Apr 3;105(7):504-8, 2013.

Last update: May 2019