Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB

Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB

Assistant Member, Faculty

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB, is an assistant faculty member of the Oncology Department and consultant to the Bioethics Subcommittee at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. View full bio.

POSTS By Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB

Let people with sickle cell disease inform clinical trial communication

Let people with sickle cell disease inform clinical trial communication

Posted by Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB | Sep 28, 2020

Read how these clinicians are addressing the serious ethical challenges to accelerating a cure for sickle cell disease.

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Cancer predisposition: early conversations set expectations for future findings

Cancer predisposition: early conversations set expectations for future findings

Posted by Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB | Feb 20, 2020

Understanding more about childhood cancer raises ethical issues related to cancer predisposition not just for current patients, but for generations after.

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Cancer drugs for children in critically short supply

Cancer drugs for children in critically short supply

Posted by Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB | Mar 7, 2019

Read how the rush to create new, profitable drugs is jeopardizing the production of proven, older drugs that treat children with cancer.

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How to manage the doctor-patient relationship during and after treatment

Doctor-patient relationship is unique and fragile

Posted by Liza-Marie Johnson, MD, MPH, MSB | Jul 3, 2018

As a physician, what would you do when offered an unreasonable gift from a patient? As a patient, what would you expect from such a physician?

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