Julia Therese Warren, M.D., Ph.D.  warrenj@wustl.edu

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Instructor, Hematology and Oncology
Hematology and Oncology

phone: (314) 454-6018


  • AB, Summa cum laude, University of Chicago2007
  • MD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine2015
  • PhD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine2015


  • Intern/Resident, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine / St. Louis Children's Hospital2015 - 2017
  • Fellow, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine2017 - 2021

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2015Missouri State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts, Physician and Surgeon
  • 2018General Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Beta Kappa2007
  • Bob and Gerry Virgil Ethic of Service Award2010
  • Travel Award, ASCI/AAP/APSA Joint Meeting2011
  • Graduate Student Award, 61st Meeting of Nobel Laureates (Lindau, Germany)2011
  • Young Investigator Award, European Calcified Tissue Society PhD Training Course2011
  • Young Investigator Travel Grant, American Society of Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting2011
  • Young Investigator Award, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting2013
  • Steven Dresler Prize, Washington University2014
  • Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Award, Washington University2015
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society2015
  • I. Wallace Leibner Award, Washington University2015
  • Chief Resident Award, St. Louis Children's Hospital2016
  • James P. Keating Award, St. Louis Children's Hospital2017
  • Best Abstract Award, Hematopoietic Development and Malignancy Program Retreat, Washington University2019
  • Unsung Heroes Award, Washington University/ St. Louis Children's Hospital2019
  • Abstract Achievement Award, American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting2019
  • David Gilstrap Memorial Award, Washington University2020
  • Pediatric Research Retreat Best Basic Science Abstract Award, Washington University2020

Recent Publications view all (15)

Publication Co-Authors

  1. Genetics of Inherited thrombocytopenias. Blood. 2022. PMID:35167650 
  2. Impaired myelopoiesis in congenital neutropenia: insights into clonal and malignant hematopoiesis. Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2021;2021(1):514-520. PMCID:PMC8791126  PMID:34889405 
  3. Heterozygous Variants of CLPB are a Cause of Severe Congenital Neutropenia. Blood. 2021. PMID:34115842 
  4. Clonal hematopoiesis and risk for hematologic malignancy. Blood. 2020;136(14):1599-1605. PMCID:PMC8209630  PMID:32736382 
  5. Neuroinflammatory Disease as an Isolated Manifestation of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis. J Clin Immunol. 2020;40(6):901-916. PMID:32638196 
  6. 7-Year-Old With a Painful Rash. JAMA Pediatr. 2016;170(8):801-2. PMID:27479116 
  7. Correlating RANK ligand/RANK binding kinetics with osteoclast formation and function. J Cell Biochem. 2015;116(11):2476-83. PMCID:PMC4581524  PMID:25864714 
  8. Manipulation of receptor oligomerization as a strategy to inhibit signaling by TNF superfamily members. Sci Signal. 2014;7(339):ra80. PMCID:PMC4206197  PMID:25140055 
  9. Vinculin regulates osteoclast function. J Biol Chem. 2014;289(19):13554-64. PMCID:PMC4036361  PMID:24675074 
  10. RANKL employs distinct binding modes to engage RANK and the osteoprotegerin decoy receptor. Structure. 2012;20(11):1971-82. PMCID:PMC3607351  PMID:23039992 
  11. IL-17 mediates estrogen-deficient osteoporosis in an Act1-dependent manner J. Cell Biochem. 2012;113(9):2895-2902. doi:10.1002/jcb.24165  PMCID:PMC3640304  
  12. Fyn promotes proliferation, differentiation, survival and function of osteoclast lineage cells. J Cell Biochem. 2010;111(5):1107-13. PMCID:PMC3719388  PMID:20717919 
  13. Structural basis for the preferential recognition of immature flaviviruses by a fusion-loop antibody. EMBO J. 2009;28(20):3269-76. PMCID:PMC2771083  PMID:19713934 
  14. Protein-protein docking and analysis reveal that two homologous bacterial adenylyl cyclase toxins interact with calmodulin differently. J Biol Chem. 2008;283(35):23836-45. PMCID:PMC2527102  PMID:18583346 
  15. A 1.3-A structure of zinc-bound N-terminal domain of calmodulin elucidates potential early ion-binding step. J Mol Biol. 2007;374(2):517-27. PMCID:PMC2128742  PMID:17942116 
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