Alice Zhou, MD, PhD

Alice Zhou, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

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

Clinical Expertise

As a member of our skin cancer specialist team, Dr. Zhou cares for patients diagnosed with skin cancer through treatment and recovery. Learn more about melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer treatments offered at Siteman.

Research Interest

Use of translational immunotherapy to develop novel treatments for solid cancers; targeted therapy; biomarkers.


  • 2014: PhD, cellular and molecular biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • 2016: MD, University of Pennsylvania


  • 2016 - 2019: Resident, internal medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville
  • 2019 - 2022: Fellow, hematology/oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification

  • 2019: American Board of Internal Medicine

Selected Research Publications

BRAF/MEK Inhibition as a Bridge to Immunotherapy for Symptomatic BRAF V600 Melanoma Brain Metastases: A Case Series.
  • Strelnikov J, Zhou A, Butt O, Ansstas M , Ansstas G
  • J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2023
T-BET and EOMES sustain mature human NK cell identity and antitumor function.
  • Wong P, Foltz JA, Chang L, [...] Zhou AY, [...] Fehniger TA
  • J Clin Invest 2023
Hematopoietic cell transplantation donor-derived memory-like NK cells functionally persist after transfer into patients with leukemia.
  • Berrien-Elliott MM, Foltz JA, Russler-Germain DA, [...] Zhou AY, [...] Fehniger TA
  • Sci Transl Med 2022
Memory-like Differentiation Enhances NK Cell Responses to Melanoma.
  • Marin ND, Krasnick BA, Becker-Hapak M, [...] Zhou AY, [...] Fehniger TA
  • Clin Cancer Res 2021

Contact Information

  • West St. Louis County

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

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