Sheri L. Spunt

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA


Sheri L. Spunt is a Deputy Clinical Director and a Member in the Departments of Oncology and Pediatric Medicine, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tenn, USA. She received a B.A.S. degree in biological sciences and Italian in 1986 from Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA and an M.D. degree from the University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA, in 1992. After internship and residency training in pediatrics at the School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif, USA, she completed a fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md, USA. She then joined the faculty at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, where her major academic focus is the clinical investigation of childhood soft tissue sarcomas. She has conducted phase I, II, and III clinical trials at St. Jude and in the Children's Oncology Group, where she serves as the Vice Chair of the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee and a Hematology/Oncology Discipline Steering Committee Member. She also maintains an active research interest in the late effects of therapy for childhood solid tumors.

Biography Updated on 17 January 2013

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