Bryan Sisk, MD, MSCI

Bryan Sisk, MD, MSCI

Pediatric Hematologist/ Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Pediatric oncology and vascular anomalies

Research Interest

Identifying, measuring, and intervening upon communication functions in pediatric oncology and palliative care. Dr. Sisk is especially interested in the social and ethical issues related to the child-parent-clinician relationship when children have serious illnesses


  • 2013: MD, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland


  • 2013 - 2016: Resident, pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital
  • 2016 - 2017: Chief resident, pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital
  • 2016 - 2017: Editorial fellow, pediatrics, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • 2017 - 2020: Fellow, pediatric hematology and oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification

  • 2017: American Board of Pediatrics- General Pediatrics
  • 2021: American Board of Pediatrics- Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Selected Research Publications

Infectious complications of vascular anomalies treated with sirolimus: A systematic review.
  • Kalbfell R, Cohen-Cutler S, Grisham E, [...] Sisk BA
  • Pediatr Blood Cancer 2024
Oncology Clinicians' Perspectives on Online Patient Portal Use in Pediatric and Adolescent Cancer.
  • Sisk BA, Bereitschaft C, Enloe M, [...] DuBois J
  • JCO Clin Cancer Inform 2023
Engaging Adolescents in Using Online Patient Portals.
  • Sisk BA, Antes AL, Bereitschaft C, [...] DuBois JM
  • JAMA Netw Open 2023
Challenges to Developing and Implementing Policies for Adolescent Online Portal Access.
  • Sisk BA, Antes AL, Bereitschaft C, [...] DuBois J
  • Pediatrics 2023
Co-management of communication and care in adolescent and young adult oncology.
  • Sisk BA, Keenan M, Kaye EC, [...] DuBois JM
  • Pediatr Blood Cancer 2022
A proposed global framework for pediatric cancer communication research.
  • Graetz DE, Caceres-Serrano A, Radhakrishnan V, [...] Sisk BA
  • Cancer 2022
Interdependent functions of communication with adolescents and young adults in oncology.
  • Sisk BA, Keenan M, Schulz GL, [...] DuBois JM
  • Pediatr Blood Cancer 2022

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Contact Information

  • Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

    1 Children's Place
    St. Louis, MO 63110

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