Kathryn A. Wikenheiser-Brokamp, MD, PhD

Director, Residency Research Program

Associate Director, Medical Scientist Training Program

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Phone 513-803-0239

Fax 513-636-7868

Email kathryn.wikenheiser-brokamp@cchmc.org

Pathology; pulmonary pathology

BS: Mathematics/Natural Science, Secondary Education Minor, University of Mary, Bismarck, ND, 1988.

PhD: Developmental Biology, Developmental Biology and Medical Science Scholars Programs, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1994.

MD: Medical Science Scholars Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1996.

Residency: Anatomic Pathology, Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University-Barnes/Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 1996-2002.

Clinical Training/Postdoctoral Research: Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1999-2002.

Licensure: State of Ohio, 2003.

Certification: Anatomic Pathology, The American Board of Pathology, 1999.

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Chlon TM, Hoskins EE, Mayhew CN, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA, Davies SM, Mehta P, Myers KC, Wells JM, Wells SI. High-risk Human Papillomavirus E6 protein promotes reprogramming of Fanconi Anemia patient cells through repression of p53 but does not allow for sustained growth of induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. J Virol. 2014 Oct 1;88(19):11315-26.

Adams AK, Hallenbeck GE, Casper KA, Patil YJ, Wilson KM, Kimple RJ, Lambert PF, Witte DP, Xiao W, Gillison ML, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA, Wise-Draper TM, Wells SI. DEK promotes HPV-positive and -negative head and neck cancer cell proliferation. Oncogene. 2-14 Mar 10;0:1.

Cundiff WB, McCormack FX, Wikenheiser-Brokamp K, Starnes S, Kotloff R, Benzaquen S. Successful management of a chronic, refractory bronchopleural fistula with endobronchial valves followed by talc pleurodesis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Feb 15;189(4):490-1.

Akeno N, Miller AL, Ma X, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA. p53 suppresses carcinoma progression by inhibiting mTOR pathway activation.Oncogene. 2014 Jan 27.

Zafar MA, McCormack FX, Rahman S, Tencza C, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA, Young LR, Shizukuda Y, Elwing JM. Pulmonary vascular shunts in exercise-intolerant patients with lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Am J Respir Cri. Care Med. 2013 Nov 1;188(9):1167-70.

McCormack FX, Wilmott C, Young LR, Wikenheiser-Brokamp K. An atoll variant that mocks. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Jul 1;188(1): 110.

Meraj R, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA, Young LR, Byrnes S, McCormack FX. Utility of transbronchial biopsy in the diagnosis of lymphangioleiomyomatosis.Front Med. 2012 Dec;6(4); 395-405.

Hill DA, Ivanovich J, Priest JR, Gurnett CA, Dehner LP, Desruisseau D, Jarzembowski JA, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA, Suarez BK, Whelan AJ, Williams G, Bracamontes D, Messenger Y, Goodfellow PJ. DICER1 mutations in familial pleuropulmonary blastoma. Science. 2009 Aug 21;325(5943):965.

Simpson DS, Mason-Richie NA, Gettler CA, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA. Retinoblastoma family proteins have distinct functions in pulmonary epithelial cells in vivo critical for suppressing cell growth and tumorigenesis. Cancer Res. 2009 Nov 15;69(22):8733-41.

Mason-Richie NA, Mistry MJ, Gettler CA Elayyadi A, Wikenheiser-Brokamp KA. Retinoblastoma function is essential for establishing lung epithelial quiescence after injury. Cancer Res. 2008 Jun 1;68(11):4068-76.