Peter Zhao, MD

Peter Zhao, MD

Instructor in Medicine

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  • BS, Chemistry: Emory University (2011)
  • Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (2015)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2018)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Hospital medicine, inpatient care


William H. Eschenbacher , Moshi Song , Yun Chen, Poonam Bhandari, Peter Zhao, Casey C. Jowdy, John T. Engelhard, Gerald W. Dorn II. “Two rare human mitofusin 2 mutations alter mitochondrial dynamics and induce retinal and cardiac pathology in Drosophila.” PloS one 7.9 (2012): e44296.

Christopher A. Koczor, Richard C. White, Peter Zhao, Linjue Zhu, Earl Fields, William Lewis. “p53 and mitochondrial DNA: their role in mitochondrial homeostasis and toxicity of antiretrovirals.” The American journal of pathology 180.6 (2012): 2276-2283.

Poster Presentations

Internal Medicine Scholars Symposium:  “Brentuximab Vedotin as Primary Prevention of Acute GVHD,” May 17, 2017.

Siteman Hematopoiesis Development and Malignancy Program Retreat: Brentuximab Vedotin as Primary Prevention of Acute GVHD,” June 15, 2016.