Suzanne M. McGoldrick, MD


On staff since February 2012

Academic Title: Acting Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Stergachis Fellowship Travel award to conduct international research project University of Washington 2014
    St. Baldrick's fellow Str. Baldrick's July 1, 2010 - Aug. 31, 2012
  • Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Tarlock K, Chang B, Cooper T, Gross T, Gupta S, Neudorf S, Adlard K, Ho PA, McGoldrick S, Watt T, Templeman T, Sisler I, Garee A, Thomson B, Woolfrey A, Estey E, Meshinchi S, Pollard JA
      Sorafenib treatment following hematopoietic stem cell transplant in pediatric FLT3/ITD acute myeloid leukemia.
      25662999 Pediatric blood and cancer, 2015 June : 62(6)1048-54
    • Suzanne M. McGoldrick, Marie E. Bleakely, Abraham Guerrero, Cameron J Turtle, Tori Yamamoto, Shalini Pereira, Colleen S. Delaney, Stanley R. Riddell
      Cytomegalovirus-specific T cells are primed early after double cord blood transplant but fail to control viral reactivation.
      Blood., 2013 April : 121(14)2796-803
    • C. JA Gutman, SR Riddell, S McGoldrick, C Delaney
      Double unit cord blood transplantation: Who wins-and why do we care?
      Chimerism, 2010 July : 1(1)21-22
    • Alpdogan SO, Lu SX, Patel N, McGoldrick S, Suh D, Budak-Alpdogan T, Smith OM, Grubin J, King C, Goldberg GL, Hubbard VM, Kochman AA, van den Brink MR
      Rapidly proliferating CD44hi peripheral T cells undergo apoptosis and delay posttransplantation T-cell reconstitution after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation
      Blood, 2008 Dec. : 112(12)4755-64
    • Gruellich C, McGoldrick S, Zeiser R, Finke J
      The death receptor pathway is not involved in alloreactive T-cell induced mitochondrial membrane permeability.
      16085564 Leukemia and lymphoma, 2005 Aug. : 46(8)1207-16

    Published Abstracts

    • S.McGoldrick, F. Geriga, I. Mutyaba, E. Krantz, J. Kambugu, C. Casper
      Diagnostic Discordance in a Cohort of Children with Suspected Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma at the Uganda Cancer Institute
      Oral presentation, 2015 Nov. : AORTIC
    • C. Gordon-Maclean, M. Emmanuel-Fabula, E. Sessle, S.McGoldrick, K. Ndoh, C. Casper
      Assessing the Capacity for Translational Clincal Trials in Pediatric Oncology in Low- and Middle-Income Countries; poster presentation
      AORTIC, 2015 Nov.
    • Fadhil Geriga, Innocent Mutyaba, Joyce Kambugu, Suzanne McGoldrick, Corey Casper, Jackson Orem
      Presentation and Treatment Outcomes of Children with Burkitt Lymphoma at the Uganda Cancer Institute, oral presentation 5th International Symposium on Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
      2015 Oct.
    • I.Mutyaba, S. McGoldrick, E. Krantz, M. Ulrickson, S. Gerdts, A. Omoding, F. Geriga, J. B. Kambugu, J. Orem, C. Casper
      Outcomes of endemic Burkitt lymphoma patients treated using a patient-oriented approach

  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    Impact of misdiagnosis on overall survival in patients with endemic Burkitt Lymphoma treated in Uganda Pediatric Early Researcher Career Award, Seattle Children's July 1, 2015 - Sept. 30, 2016
    Stergachis fellow University of Washington 2014 - 2015
    Immunobiology of Cord Blood transplantation St. Baldrick's Foundation $140,000 July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2012


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Medical/Professional School

University of Freiburg, Freiberg
University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle


Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham


Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Hematology, autoimmune mediated cytopenias

Research Description

Global Oncology: Currently I am following a cohort if children in Uganda with endemic Burkitt Lymphoma and evaluating ways to improve their survival outcomes. We are exploring the role of EBV in the pathogenesis and progression of the disease.