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Regina Myers, MD
Regina Myers
Attending Physician

Dr. Myers aims to improve outcomes for children and young adults receiving cellular immunotherapies for high-risk hematologic toxicities. Her current research is focused on studying toxicities of CAR T-cell therapies through a combination of clinical epidemiologic and translational research methods.



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Education and Training

BS, Cornell University (Human Development), 2008

MD, Yale University School of Medicine, 2013

Residency, Columbia University Medical Center (Pediatrics), 2016

Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology), 2019

Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Cancer Immunotherapy/BMT), 2020

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Instructor of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2019-

Children’s Oncology Group, 2019-

American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2019-

American Society of Hematology, 2017-

American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, 2016-

Professional Awards

Department of Human Development Outstanding Senior Award, Cornell University, 2008

State University of New York Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence, 2008

Society for Pediatric Research Student Research Fellowship, 2009

American Academy of Pediatrics Resident Research Grant, 2014

Super Senior Award – selected by the pediatrics residency program intern class, Columbia University, 2016

Edward Curnen Prize – awarded to the pediatrics resident “who best exemplifies the ideas of humane and compassionate care,” Columbia University, 2016

American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Early Career Travel Stipend Award, 2019

American Society of Hematology Clinical Research Training Institute (ASH CRTI), 2019-2020

NIH Loan Repayment Program, 2019-2021

American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award, 2019

Publication Highlights

Kadauke S, Myers RM, Li Y, Aplenc R, Baniewicz D, Barrett DM, Barz Leahy A, Callahan C, Dolan JG, Fitzgerald JC, Gladney WL, Lacey SF, Liu H, Maude SL, McGuire R, Motley LS, Teachey DT, Wertheim GB, Wray L, DiNofia AM, Grupp SA. Risk-adapted preemptive tocilizumab to prevent severe cytokine release syndrome after CTL019 for pediatric B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A prospective clinical trial. J Clin Oncol. 2021 Jan; (online ahead of print). PMID: 33417474
Myers RM, Dolan JG, Teachey DT. Chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy for pediatric and young adult B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2020 Oct; 16(10):1029-1042. PMID: 32975147
Myers RM, Hill BT, Shaw BE, Kim S, Millard HR, Battiwalla M, Majhail N, Buchbinder D, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Flowers MED, D’Souza A, Ehrdardt M, Langston A, Yared J, Hayashi RJ, Daly A, Olsson RF, Inamoto Y, Malone AK, Zachariah D, Margossian S, Warwick A, Jaglowski S, Beitinjaneh A, Fung H, Kasow K, Marks DI, Reynolds J, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Wirk BM, Wood W, Hamadani M, Satwani P. Long-term outcomes among two-year survivors of autologous hematopoietic cell transplant for Hodgkin and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Cancer. 2018 Feb; 124(4):816-825. PMID: 29125192
Mitchell HR, Lu X, Myers RM, Sung L, Balsamo LM, Carroll WL, Raetz E, Loh ML, Mattano LA, Winick NJ, Devidas M, Hunger SP, Maloney K, Kadan-Lottick NS. Prospective, longitudinal assessment of quality of life in children from diagnosis to three months off treatment for standard risk (SR) acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL): Results of children’s oncology group study AALL0331. Int J Cancer. 2016 Jan; 138(2): 332-339. PMID: 26235006
Myers RM, Balsamo L, Lu X, Devidas M, Hunger SP, Carroll WL, Winick NJ, Maloney KW, Kadan-Lottick NS. A prospective study of anxiety, depression and behavioral changes in the first year after diagnosis of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the children’s oncology group. Cancer. 2014 May; 20(9):1417-1425. PMID: 24473774

Active Grants/Contracts

Abramson Cancer Center’s Paul Calabresi Career Development Award for Clinical Oncology K12
Role: Scholar

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Young Investigator Award
Role: PI