Stephanie Markovina, MD, PhD

Stephanie Markovina, MD, PhD

Radiation Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Treating patients with diverse cancer types with an emphasis on HPV-related cancers.

Research Interest

Understanding tumor cell mechanisms of resistance to radiation and chemotherapy, in order to better predict which patients are at risk for recurrence and to develop more effect therapies.


  • 2008: PhD, cellular and molecular biology, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • 2010: MD, University of Wisconsin - Madison


  • 2010 - 2011: Intern, internal medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 2011 - 2015: Resident, radiation oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Selected Research Publications

Monounsaturated and Diunsaturated Fatty Acids Sensitize Cervical Cancer to Radiation Therapy.
  • Muhammad N, Ruiz F, Stanley J, [...] Markovina S, [...] Schwarz JK
  • Cancer Res 2022
Thyroid Carcinoma, Version 2.2022, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
  • Haddad RI, Bischoff L, Ball D, [...] Markovina S, [...] Darlow S
  • J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2022
Integrating imaging and RNA-seq improves outcome prediction in cervical cancer.
  • Zhang J, Rashmi R, Inkman M, [...] Markovina S, Schwarz JK
  • J Clin Invest 2021

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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