Karolyn Oetjen, MD, PhD

Karolyn Oetjen, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Instructor of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Leukemia, myeloid malignancies

Research Interest

Pathogenesis of myeloid malignancies


  • 2011: MD, PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor


  • 2011 - 2014: Resident, internal medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • 2015 - 2018: Fellow, hematology and oncology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.

Board Certification

  • 2014: American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 2018: American Board of Internal Medicine - hematology and oncology

Selected Research Publications

IMC-Denoise: a content aware denoising pipeline to enhance Imaging Mass Cytometry.
  • Lu P, Oetjen KA, Bender DE, [...] Thorek DLJ
  • Nat Commun 2023

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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