Erin E. Crotty, MD

Brain Tumor Program

On staff since July 2020

    • Related Pages

    • The Olson Lab

      The Olson lab identifies, prioritizes, and advances therapeutics into clinical trials for children with brain cancer, with increasing focus on types of brain tumors that are uncommon and have the greatest need for translational research.

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Resident Teaching Award Children's National Medial Center 2015 - 2017
    Gill Fellowship Research Award George Washington University 2011
  • Other Publications

    • Crotty E, Downey K, Ferrerosa L, Flores C, Hegde B, Raskin S, Hwang E, Vitanza N, Okada H
      Considerations when treating high-grade pediatric glioma patients with immunotherapy.
      33225764 Expert review of neurotherapeutics, 2020 Dec. 17 : 1-15
    • Crotty EE, Leary SES, Geyer JR, Olson JM, Millard NE, Sato AA, Ermoian RP, Cole BL, Lockwood CM, Paulson VA, Browd SR, Ellenbogen RG, Hauptman JS, Lee A, Ojemann JG, Vitanza NA
      Children with DIPG and high-grade glioma treated with temozolomide, irinotecan, and bevacizumab: the Seattle Children's Hospital experience.
      32556862 Journal of neuro-oncology, 2020 July : 148(3)607-617
    • Crumm CE, Crotty EE, Albert CM, Blair AB, Otjen JP, Feldman KW
      Atraumatic Spinal Epidural Hematoma as Initial Presentation of Hemophilia A in an Infant.
      30870339 Pediatric emergency care, 2019 March 12
    • Crotty EE, Meier ER, Wells EM, Hwang EI, Packer RJ
      Anaplastic Ependymoma in a Child With Sickle Cell Anemia: A Case Report Highlighting Treatment Challenges for Young Children With Central Nervous System Tumors and Underlying Vasculopathy.
      26488903 Pediatric blood & cancer, 2016 March : 63(3)547-50

  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation Research Grant The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation July 2020 - July 2022
    NIH 5T32CA009351 Ruth L. Kirschstein Research Service Award July 2018 - July 2020


Board Certification(s)


Medical/Professional School

George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington


Pediatrics, Children's National Medical Center, Washington


Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle

Research Focus Area

Brain tumor, Immunotherapy, CAR-T cells