Joshua Dowling, MD

Joshua Dowling, MD


Primary Academic Title

Professor, Neurological Surgery Surgical Director, Gamma Knife Program, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Neurosurgery; primary brain cancer; metastatic cancer to the CNS

Research Interest

Primary and metastatic brain tumors; brain metastases


  • 1989: MD, Tulane University, New Orleans


  • 1996 - 1997: Fellow, stereotactic and functional neurological surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland

Board Certification

  • 2003: American Board of Neurological Surgery

Selected Research Publications

Glioblastoma-infiltrating CD8+ T cells are predominantly a clonally expanded GZMK+ effector population.
  • Wang AZ, Mashimo BL, Schaettler MO, [...] Dowling JL, [...] Dunn GP
  • Cancer Discov 2024
Characterization of the Genomic and Immunologic Diversity of Malignant Brain Tumors through Multisector Analysis.
  • Schaettler MO, Richters MM, Wang AZ, [...] Dowling JL, [...] Dunn GP
  • Cancer Discov 2022

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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