Associate Professor Vicki Whitehall

Honorary Associate Professor

School of Clinical Medicine
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons I), The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Master Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

  • Fennell, Lochlan J. , Clendenning, Mark, McKeone, Diane M. , Jamieson, Saara H., Balachandran, Samanthy, Borowsky, Jennifer, Liu, John, Kawamata, Futoshi, Bond, Catherine E., Rosty, Christophe, Burge, Matthew E., Buchanan, Daniel D., Leggett, Barbara A.  and Whitehall, Vicki L. J. (2017) RNF43 is mutated less frequently in Lynch Syndrome compared with sporadic microsatellite unstable colorectal cancers. Familial Cancer, . doi:10.1007/s10689-017-0003-0

  • Liu, Cheng, Mckeone, Diane M., Walker, Neal I., Bettington, Mark L., Leggett, Barbara A. and Whitehall, Vicki L. J. (2017) GNAS mutations are present in colorectal traditional serrated adenomas, serrated tubulovillous adenomas and serrated adenocarcinomas with adverse prognostic features. Histopathology, 70 7: 1079-1088. doi:10.1111/his.13180

  • Bettington, Mark, Walker, Neal, Rahman, Tony, Vandeleur, Ann, Whitehall, Vicki, Leggett, Barbara and Croese, John (2017) High prevalence of sessile serrated adenomas in contemporary outpatient colonoscopy practice. Internal Medicine Journal, 47 3: 318-323. doi:10.1111/imj.13329

  • Scarpa, Aldo, Chang, David K., Nones, Katia, Corbo, Vincenzo, Patch, Ann-Marie , Bailey, Peter, Lawlor, Rita T., Johns, Amber L. , Miller, David K. , Mafficini, Andrea, Rusev, Borislav, Scardoni, Maria, Antonello, Davide, Barbi, Stefano , Sikora, Katarzyna O., Cingarlini, Sara, Vicentini, Caterina, McKay, Skye , Quinn, Michael C. J., Bruxner, Timothy J. C. , Christ, Angelika N., Harliwong, Ivon, Idrisoglu, Senel, McLean, Suzanne, Nourse, Craig, Nourbakhsh, Ehsan, Wilson, Peter J., Anderson, Matthew J. , Fink, J. Lynn, Newell, Felicity, Waddell, Nick , Holmes, Oliver , Kazakoff, Stephen H., Leonard, Conrad, Wood, Scott, Xu, Qinying, Nagaraj, Shivashankar Hiriyur, Amato, Eliana, Dalai, Irene, Bersani, Samantha, Cataldo, Ivana, Dei Tos, Angelo P., Capelli, Paola, Davi, Maria Vittoria, Landoni, Luca, Malpaga, Anna, Miotto, Marco, Whitehall, Vicki L. J., Leggett, Barbara A., Harris, Janelle L., Harris, Jonathan, Jones, Marc D., Humphris, Jeremy, Chantrill, Lorraine A., Chin, Venessa, Nagrial, Adnan M., Pajic, Marina, Scarlett, Christopher J., Pinho, Andreia, Rooman, Ilse, Toon, Christopher, Wu, Jianmin, Pinese, Mark, Cowley, Mark, Barbour, Andrew, Mawson, Amanda, Humphrey, Emily S., Colvin, Emily K., Chou, Angela, Lovell, Jessica A., Jamieson, Nigel B., Duthie, Fraser, Gingras, Marie-Claude, Fisher, William E., Dagg, Rebecca A., Lau, Loretta M. S., Lee, Michael, Pickett, Hilda A., Reddel, Roger R., Samra, Jaswinder S., Kench, James G., Merrett, Neil D., Epari, Krishna, Nguyen, Nam Q., Zeps, Nikolajs, Falconi, Massimo, Simbolo, Michele, Butturini, Giovanni, Van Buren, George, Partelli, Stefano, Fassan, Matteo, Khanna, Kum Kum, Gill, Anthony J., Wheeler, David A., Gibbs, Richard A., Musgrove, Elizabeth A., Bassi, Claudio, Tortora, Giampaolo, Pederzoli, Paolo, Pearson, John V., Waddell, Nicola, Biankin, Andrew V. and Grimmond, Sean M. (2017) Whole-genome landscape of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours. Nature, 543 7643: 65-71. doi:10.1038/nature21063

  • Bond, Catherine E., McKeone, Diane M., Kalimutho, Murugan, Bettington, Mark L., Pearson, Sally-Ann, Dumenil, Troy D., Wockner, Leesa F., Burge, Matthew, Leggett, Barbara A. and Whitehall, Vicki L. J. (2016) RNF43 and ZNRF3 are commonly altered in serrated pathway colorectal tumorigenesis. Oncotarget, 7 43: 70589-70600. doi:10.18632/oncotarget.12130

  • Bettington, Mark L., Walker, Neal I., Rosty, Christophe, Brown, Ian S., Clouston, Andrew D., McKeone, Diane M., Pearson, Sally Ann, Klein, Kerenaftali, Leggett, Barbara A. and Whitehall, Vicki L. (2015) A clinicopathological and molecular analysis of 200 traditional serrated adenomas. Modern Pathology, 28 3: 414-427. doi:10.1038/modpathol.2014.122

  • Bettington, Mark, Walker, Neal, Rosty, Christophe, Brown, Ian, Clouston, Andrew, Mckeone, Diane, Pearson, Sally-Ann, Klein, Kerenaftali, Leggett, Barbara and Whitehall, Vicki (2015) Serrated tubulovillous adenoma of the large intestine. Histopathology, 68 4: 578-587. doi:10.1111/his.12788

  • Dumenil, Troy D., Wockner, Leesa F., Bettington, Mark, Mckeone, Diane M., Klein, Kerenaftali, Bowdler, Lisa M., Montgomery, Grant W., Leggett, Barbara A. and Whitehall, Vicki L. J. (2014) Genome-wide DNA methylation analysis of formalin-fixed paraffin embedded colorectal cancer tissue. Genes Chromosomes and Cancer, 53 7: 537-548. doi:10.1002/gcc.22164

  • Bettington, Mark, Walker, Neal, Rosty, Christophe, Brown, Ian, Clouston, Andrew, Wockner, Leesa, Whitehall, Vicki and Leggett, Barbara (2014) Critical appraisal of the diagnosis of the sessile serrated adenoma. American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 38 2: 158-166. doi:10.1097/PAS.0000000000000103

  • Rosty, Christophe, Hewett, David G., Brown, Ian S., Leggett, Barbara A. and Whitehall, Vicki L. J. (2013) Serrated polyps of the large intestine: current understanding of diagnosis, pathogenesis, and clinical management. Journal of Gastroenterology, 48 3: 287-302. doi:10.1007/s00535-012-0720-y

  • Whitehall, Vicki and Leggett, Barbara (2011) Microsatellite instability: Detection and management in sporadic colorectal cancer. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 26 12: 1697-1699. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1746.2011.06932.x

  • Walker, R. Griff, Landmann, Juergen K., Hewett, David G., Worthley, Daniel L., Buttenshaw, Ron L., Knight, Ngaire, Webb, Penny M., Whiteman, David C., Whitehall, Vicki L. and Leggett, Barbara A. (2010) Hyperplastic Polyposis syndrome is associated with cigarette smoking, which may be a modifiable risk factor. The American Journal of Gastroenterology, 105 7: 1642-1647. doi:10.1038/ajg.2009.757

  • Hinoue, Toshinori, Weisenberger, Daniel J., Pan, Fei, Campan, Mihaela, Kim, Myungjin, Young, Joanne, Whitehall, Vicki L., Leggett, Barbara A. and Laird, Peter W. (2009) Analysis of the Association between CIMP and BRAF(V600E) in Colorectal Cancer by DNA Methylation Profiling. PLoS One, 4 12: . doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008357

  • Loh, K, Chia, J. A., Greco, S., Cozzi, S.J., Buttenshaw, R.L., Bond, C.E., Simms, L.A., Pike, T., Young, J. P., Jass, J.R., Spring, K. J., Leggett, B. A. and Whitehall, V.L.J. (2008) Bone morphogenic protein 3 inactivation is an early and frequent event in colorectal cancer development. Genes, Chromosomes & Cancer, 47 6: 449-460. doi:10.1002/gcc.20552

  • Worthley, D. L., Whitehall, V. L., Spring, K. J. and Leggett. B. A. (2007) Colorectal carcinogenesis: Road maps to cancer. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 13 28: 3784-3791.

  • Chia, June A., Simms, Lisa A., Cozzi, Sarah-Jane, Young, Joanne, Jass, Jeremy R., Walsh, Michael D., Spring, Kevin J., Leggett, Barbara A. and Whitehall, Vicki L. J. (2006) SnoN expression is differently regulated in microsatellite unstable compared with microsatellite stable colorectal cancers. BMC Cancer, 6 252: 1-6. doi:10.1186/1471-2407-6-252

  • Spring, Kevin, Zhao, Zhen Zhen, Karamatic, Rozemary, Walsh, Michael, Whitehall, Vicki, Pike, Tanya, Simms, Lisa, Young, Joanne, James, Michael, Montgomery, Grant, Appleyard, Mark, Hewett, David, Togashi, Kazutomo, Jass, Jeremy and Leggett, Barbara (2006) High prevalence of sessile serrated adenomas with BRAF mutations: A prospective study of patients undergoing colonoscopy. Gastroenterology, 131 5: 1400-1407. doi:10.1053/j.gastro.2006.08.038

  • Young, Joanne, Simms, Lisa A., Barker, Melissa A., Walsh, Michael D., Biden, Kelli G., Buttenshaw, Ron, Whitehall, Vicki L.J., Arnold, Sven, Jackson, Leigh, Kambara, Takeshi, Spring, Kevin J., Jenkins, Mark A., Walker, Graeme J., Hopper, John L., Leggett, Barbara A. and Jass, Jeremy R. (2005) Evidence for BRAF mutation and variable levels of microsatellite instability in a syndrome of familial colorectal cancer. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 3 3: 254-263. doi:10.1016/S1542-3565(04)00673-1

  • Kambara, T., Simms, L. A., Whitehall, V. L. J., Spring, K. J., Wynter, C. V. A., Walsh, M. D., Barker, M. A., Arnold, S., McGivern, A., Matsubara, N., Tanaka, N., Higuchi, T., Young, J., Jass, J. R. and Leggett, B. A. (2004) BRAF mutation is associated with DNA methylation in serrated polyps and cancers of the colorectum. Gut, 53 8: 1137-1144. doi:10.1136/gut.2003.037671

  • Kambara, Takeshi, Whitehall, Vicki L. J., Spring, Kevin J., Barker, Melissa A., Arnold, Sven, Wynter, Coral V. A., Matsubara, Nagahide, Tanaka, Noriaki, Young, Joanne P., Leggett, Barbara A. and Jass, Jeremy R. (2004) Role of inherited defects of MYH in the development of sporadic colorectal cancer. Genes, Chromosomes and Cancer, 40 1: 1-9. doi:10.1002/gcc.20011

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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Completed Supervision