Jeffrey Ward, MD, PhD

Jeffrey Ward, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Lung cancer

Research Interest

The clinical development and introduction into practice of checkpoint inhibitors that reinvigorate the immune system to target tumors have revolutionized the treatment paradigm for patients with lung cancer.


  • 2010: MD, PhD, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuce


  • 2010 - 2011: Intern, internal medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis
  • 2011 - 2012: Resident, internal medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • 2012 - 2016: Fellow, hematology/oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Selected Research Publications

Genomic Profiling of Lung Adenocarcinoma in Never-Smokers.
  • Devarakonda S, Li Y, Martins Rodrigues F, [...] Ward J, [...] Govindan R
  • J Clin Oncol 2021
Radiation-induced neoantigens broaden the immunotherapeutic window of cancers with low mutational loads.
  • Lussier DM, Alspach E, Ward JP, [...] Schreiber RD
  • Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2021

Contact Information

  • West St. Louis County

    Medical Office Building 2, 10 Barnes West Drive
    Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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