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Dana Ashley Hill, MD

The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Division Chief, Pathology

Brain Tumor Institute (Neuro-Oncology Program)

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Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pathology/Pediatric Pathology
National Provider Identifier1275551756

D. Ashley Hill, MD, is chief of the Division of Pathology. She is an expert in pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB), a rare childhood lung tumor. Dr. Hill plays a leadership role in the International PPB Registry and currently works toward identifying the genetic anomalies that underly this rare disorder.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Northwestern University Evanston, ILBachelor of Science 1996 -1990
Medical School Washington University St. Louis, MODoctor of Medicine 1990 -1994
National & International Recognitions
Megan E.Wren Book Award in Internal MedicineAmerican College of Physicians1994

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberPediatric and Developmental PathologyEditorial Board2006
MemberCollege of American PathologistsPediatric Tumor Protocol Guidelines Editorial Boar2006
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorGenetics of PPB Family Cancer SyndromeHope Street Kids Foundation2007 - 2009
Principal InvestigatorThe Clinical and Genetic Characterization of Pleuropulmonary Blastoma Familial Cancer Syndrome.National Institutes of Health2005 - 2007
Read more about the research interests of Dana Ashley Hill
Journal Article, Wagner, L., Garrett, J., Ballard, E., Hill, D., Perry, A., Biegel, J., Collings, M. (2007), Malignant rhabdoid tumor mimicking hepatoblastoma: A case report and literature review, Pediatric Development Pathology, 10, 5, 409-415.

Journal Article, Hill, D.A., Furman, W.L., Billups, C.A., Riedley, S.W., Cain,A.M., Rao, B.N., Pratt, C.B., Spunt, S.L. (2007), Colorectal carcinoma in childhood adolescence: A clinipathologic review of 77 cases, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 5808-5814.

Journal Article, McGregor, L.M., Rao, B.N., Davidoff, A.M., Billups, C.A., Hongeng, S., Santana, V.M., Hill, D.A., Fuller, C., Furman, W.L. (2005), The Impact of Early Resection of Primary Neuroblastoma on the Survival of Children More than 1 Year of Age with Stage 4 Disease: The St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Experience, Cancer, 104, 12, 2837-2846.

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