Timothy J. Eberlein

Timothy J. Eberlein, MD

Specializes In
  • Surgical Oncology
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Breast cancer, breast surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital
  • VA Medical Center - St. Louis



Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Bixby Professor, Surgery
Chairman, Surgery
Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Distinguished Professor and Director, The Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center
Surgeon-in-Chief, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Research Interests

Tumor immunology and immune therapies using T-cells and T-cell subpopulations;tumor/lymphocyte interactions and their role in tumor rejection;Identification of tumor associated antigens; Identification of the co-stimulatory molecules and pathways in human solid tumors. Also, clinical aspects of therapy for sarcomas, melanoma, breast cancer, and malignancies of the GI tract.

Publications & Research

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M.A. (Hon.)

1996 Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts


1984 Surgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Medical Degree

1977 University Of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


1973 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania