A photo of Kathryn Wikenheiser-Brokamp.

Staff Pathologist, Division of Pathology

Director, Pathology Research Core
Researcher, Divisions of Pathology and Pulmonary Biology
Associate Director, Medical Scientist Training Program

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

513-803-0239

513-636-7868

Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Pathology; pulmonary pathology

Research Interests

Development; pathogenesis of lung disease

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Divisions

Pathology, Pathology, Pulmonary Biology

My Education

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.

My Publications

Selected Publication

Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-Associated Lung Disease: Characterization and Risk Factors. Schulert, GS; Yasin, S; Carey, B; Chalk, C; Do, T; Schapiro, AH; Husami, A; Watts, A; Brunner, HI; Huggins, J; et al. Arthritis and Rheumatology. 2019; 71:1943-1954.

The Pediatric Cell Atlas: Defining the Growth Phase of Human Development at Single-Cell Resolution. Taylor, DM; Aronow, BJ; Tan, K; Bernt, K; Salomonis, N; Greene, CS; Frolova, A; Henrickson, SE; Wells, A; Pei, L; et al. Developmental Cell. 2019; 49:10-29.

Neonatal Lung Disease Associated with TBX4 Mutations. Suhrie, K; Pajor, NM; Ahlfeld, SK; Dawson, DB; Dufendach, KR; Kitzmiller, JA; Leino, D; Lombardo, RC; Smolarek, TA; Rathbun, PA; et al. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2019; 206:286-292.e1.

Smoking-Related Diffuse Cystic Lung Disease. Gupta, N; Colby, TV; Meyer, CA; McCormack, FX; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA. Chest. 2018; 154:e31-e35.

TRP53 Mutants Drive Neuroendocrine Lung Cancer Through Loss-of-Function Mechanisms with Gain-of-Function Effects on Chemotherapy Response. Akeno, N; Reece, AL; Callahan, M; Miller, AL; Kim, RG; He, D; Lane, A; Moulton, JS; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. 2017; 16:2913-2926.

Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Diagnosis and Management: High-Resolution Chest Computed Tomography, Transbronchial Lung Biopsy, and Pleural Disease Management An Official American Thoracic Society/Japanese Respiratory Society Clinical Practice Guideline. Gupta, N; Finlay, GA; Kotloff, RM; Strange, C; Wilson, KC; Young, LR; Taveira-DaSilva, AM; Johnson, SR; Cottin, V; Sahn, SA; et al. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2017; 196:1337-1348.

p16 controls epithelial cell growth and suppresses carcinogenesis through mechanisms that do not require RB1 function. Sen, M; Akeno, N; Reece, A; Miller, AL; Simpson, DS; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA. Oncogenesis. 2017; 6:e320-e320.

Evaluation of Fellows' CrossTalk Effectiveness in Promoting Transdisciplinary Networking and Research. Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA; Klein, M; Hershey, GK K; Devarajan, P; DeWitt, TG; Loch, J; Strauss, AW; Muglia, LJ; Hostetter, MK. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2017; 181:5-6.e3.

Single-cell RNA sequencing identifies diverse roles of epithelial cells in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Xu, Y; Mizuno, T; Sridharan, A; Du, Y; Guo, M; Tang, J; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA; Perl, AT; Funari, VA; Gokey, JJ; et al. JCI insight. 2016; 1.

Official American Thoracic Society/Japanese Respiratory Society Clinical Practice Guidelines: Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Diagnosis and Management. McCormack, FX; Gupta, N; Finlay, GR; Young, LR; Taveira-DaSilva, AM; Glasgow, CG; Steagall, WK; Johnson, SR; Sahn, SA; Ryu, JH; et al. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2016; 194:748-761.