Clinical Professor Peter Shaw

Clinical Professor
Paediatrics & Child Health, Children's Hospital, Westmead

C29 - Children's Hospital Westmead
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9845 0000
F: +61 2 9845 2171
W: Related website

Research interests

Drug pharmacokinetics, cellular immunotherapy

International links

United States. (Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium) Full member.
Netherlands. (University Medical Centre, Utrecht,) Busulphan pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
United States. (Children''s Oncology group) Full members.


2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Savic, R., Cowan, M., Dvorak, C., Pai, S., Pereira, L., Bartelink, I., Boelens, J., Bredius, R., Wynn, R., Cuvelier, G., Shaw, P., Slatter, M., Long-Boyle, J. (2013), Effect of weight and maturation on busulfan clearance in infants and small children undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 19(11), 1608-1614. [Abstract]
  • Hale, G., Arora, M., Ahn, K., He, W., Camitta, B., Bishop, M., Bitan, M., Cairo, M., Chan, K., Childs, R., Copelan, E., Davies, S., Perez, M., Doyle, J., Gale, R., Vicent, M., Horn, B., Hussein, A., Jodele, S., Kamani, N., Kasow, K., Kletzel, M., Lazarus, H., Lewis, V., Myers, K., Olsson, R., Pulsipher, M., Qayed, M., Sanders, J., Shaw, P., Soni, S., Stiff, P., Stadtmauer, E., Ueno, N., Wall, D., Grupp, S. (2013), Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for neuroblastoma: the CIBMTR experience. Bone Marrow Transplantation. 48(8), 1056-1064. [Abstract]
  • Mitchell, R., Nivison-Smith, I., Anazodo, A., Tiedemann, K., Shaw, P., Teague, L., Fraser, C., Carter, T., Tapp, H., Alvaro, F., O'Brien, T. (2013), Outcomes of haematopoietic stem cell transplantation for inherited metabolic disorders: A report from the Australian and New Zealand Children's Haematology Oncology Group and the Australasian Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient Registry. Pediatric Transplantation. 17, 582-588. [Abstract]
  • Clancy, L., Blyth, E., Simms, R., Micklethwaite, K., Ma, C., Burgess, J., Antonenas, V., Shaw, P., Gottlieb, D. (2013), Cytomegalovirus-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes can be efficiently expanded from granulocyte colony-stimulating factor-mobilized hemopoietic progenitor cell products ex vivo and safely transferred to stem cell transplantation recipients to facilitate immune reconstitution. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 19(5), 725-734. [Abstract]
  • Garcia, M., Chapman, J., Shaw, P., Gottlieb, D., Ralph, A., Craig, J., Tong, A. (2013), The motivations, experiences, and perspectives of bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cell donors: thematic synthesis of qualitative studies. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 19(7), 1046-1058. [Abstract]
  • Blyth, E., Clancy, L., Simms, R., Ma, C., Burgess, J., Deo, S., Byth, K., Dubosq, M., Shaw, P., Micklethwaite, K., Gottlieb, D. (2013), Donor-derived CMV specific T-cells reduce the requirement for CMV-directed pharmacotherapy after allogeneic stem cell transplantation. Blood. 121(18), 3745-3758. [Abstract]


  • Seale, H., Trung, L., Mackie, F., Kennedy, S., Boros, C., Marshall, H., Tidswell, J., Shaw, P., Montgomery, K., Macintyre, C. (2012), A qualitative study investigating knowledge and attitudes regarding human papillomavirus (HPV) and the HPV vaccine among parents of immunosuppressed children. Vaccine. 30(49), 7027-7031. [Abstract]
  • Bartelink, I., Boelens, J., Bredius, R., Egberts, A., Wang, C., Bierings, M., Shaw, P., Nath, C., Hempel, G., Zwaveling, J., Danhof, M., Knibbe, C. (2012), Body weight-dependent pharmacokinetics of busulfan in paediatric haematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients: towards individualized dosing. Clinical Pharmacokinetics. 51(5), 331-345. [Abstract]
  • Sillence, D., Waters, K., Donaldson, S., Shaw, P., Ellaway, C. (2012), Combined Enzyme Replacement Therapy and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Mucopolysacharidosis Type VI. In: JIMD Reports - Case and Research Reports, 2011/2. (pp.103-106).Germany: Springer.


  • Park, J., Scott, J., Stewart, C., London, W., Naranjo, A., Santana, V., Shaw, P., Cohn, S., Matthay, K. (2011), Pilot Induction Regimen Incorporating Pharmacokinetically Guided Topotecan for Treatment of Newly Diagnosed High-Risk Neuroblastoma: A Children's Oncology Group Study. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 29(33), 4351-7. [Abstract]
  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Shaw, P., Webster, R., Kemp, A. (2011), Beware the lymphopenia: A case of severe combined immunodeficiency. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 47(8), 565-567. [Abstract]
  • Ladenstein, R., Pötschger, U., Siabalis, D., Garaventa, A., Bergeron, C., Lewis, I., Stein, J., Kohler, J., Shaw, P., Holter, W., Pistoia, V., Michon, J. (2011), Dose Finding Study for the Use of Subcutaneous Recombinant Interleukin-2 to Augment Natural Killer Cell Numbers in an Outpatient Setting for Stage 4 Neuroblastoma After Megatherapy and Autologous Stem-Cell Reinfusion. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 29(4), 441-8. [Abstract]


  • Hsieh, S., Hibbert, S., Shaw, P., Ahern, V., Arora, M. (2010), Association of cyclophosphamide use with dental developmental defects and salivary gland dysfunction in recipients of childhood antineoplastic therapy. Cancer. (10). [Abstract]
  • Shaw, P., Kan, F., Ahn, K., Spellman, S., Aljurf, M., Ayas, M., Burke, M., Cairo, M., Chen, A., Davies, S., Frangoul, H., Gajewski, J., Gale, R., Godder, K., Hale, G., Heemskerk, M., Horan, J., Kamani, N., Kasow, K., Chan, K., Lee, S., Leung, W., Lewis, V., Miklos, D., Oudshoorn, M., Petersdorf, E., Ringdén, O., Sanders, J., Schultz, K., Seber, A., Setterholm, M., Wall, D., Yu, L., Pulsipher, M. (2010), Outcomes of pediatric bone marrow transplantation for leukemia and myelodysplasia using matched sibling, mismatched related or matched unrelated donors. Blood. 116(19), 4007-15. [Abstract]
  • Zeng, L., Blair, E., Nath, C., Shaw, P., Earl, J., Stephen, K., Montgomery, K., Coakley, J., Hodson, E., Stormon, M., McLachlan, A. (2010), Population pharmacokinetics of mycophenolic acid in children and young people undergoing blood or marrow and solid organ transplantation. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 70(4), 567-579. [Abstract]
  • Nath, C., Shaw, P., Trotman, J., Zeng, L., Duffull, S., Hegarty, G., McLachlan, A., Gurney, H., Kerridge, I., Kwan, Y., Presgrave, P., Tiley, C., Joshua, D., Earl, J. (2010), Population pharmacokinetics of melphalan in patients with multiple myeloma undergoing high dose therapy. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 69(5), 484-497. [Abstract]
  • Hale, K., Shaw, P., Dalla-Pozza, L., Macintyre, C., Isaacs, D., Sorrell, T. (2010), Epidemiology of paediatric invasive fungal infections and a case-control study of risk factors in acute leukaemia or post stem cell transplant. British journal of haematology. 149(2), 263-72. [Abstract]
  • Suryani, S., Fulcher, D., Santner-Nanan, B., Nanan, R., Wong, M., Shaw, P., Gibson, J., Williams, A., Tangye, S. (2010), Differential expression of CD21 identifies developmentally and functionally distinct subsets of human transitional B cells. Blood. 115(3), 519-529. [Abstract]


  • Pulsipher, M., Boucher, K., Wall, D., Frangoul, H., Duval, M., Goyal, R., Shaw, P., Haight, A., Grimley, M., Grupp, S., Kletzel, M., Kadota, R. (2009), Reduced-intensity allogeneic transplantation in pediatric patients ineligible for myeloablative therapy: results of the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium Study ONC0313. Blood. 114(7), 1429-1436. [Abstract]
  • Bhadri, V., Lee-Horn, L., Shaw, P. (2009), Safety and tolerability of cidofovir in high-risk pediatric patients. Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society. 11(4), 373-9. [Abstract]
  • Zeng, L., Nath, C., Blair, E., Shaw, P., Stephen, K., Earl, J., Coakley, J., McLachlan, A. (2009), Population pharmacokinetics of acyclovir in children and young people with malignancy after administration of intravenous acyclovir or oral valacyclovir. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 53(7), 2918-2927. [Abstract]
  • Samuel, G., Strong, K., Kerridge, I., Jordens, C., Ankeny, R., Shaw, P. (2009), What place do "saviour siblings" have in paediatric transplantation: establishing the role of pre-implantation genetic diagnosis with HLA typing. Archives of disease in childhood. 94(4), 317-20. [Abstract]
  • Moore, A., Shaw, P., Hallahan, A., Carter, T., Kilo, T., Nivison-Smith, I., O'Brien, T., Tapp, H., Teague, L., Wilson, S., Tiedemann, K. (2009), Haemopoietic stem cell transplantation for children in Australia and New Zealand, 1998-2006: a report on behalf of the Australasian Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient Registry and the Australian and New Zealand Children's Haematology Oncology Group. The Medical Journal of Australia. 190(3), 121-125. [Abstract]
  • Petterson, T., Gabriel, M., Tiedemann, K., Teague, L., Shaw, P., Baker, D., Bolton-Jones, R., Tapp, H., Oswald, C., Vowels, M., O'Brien, T. (2009), Outcome following unrelated cord blood transplant in 136 patients with malignant and non-malignant diseases: a report from the Australian and New Zealand children's haematology and oncology group. Bone marrow transplantation. 43(3), 207-15. [Abstract]
  • Kilo, T., Shaw, P. (2009), Cord blood transplantation for paediatric non-malignant conditions. In: Frontiers of Cord Blood Science. (pp.161-194).United Kingdom: Springer London.
  • Gea-Banacloche, J., Masur, H., da Cuhna, C., Chiller, T., Kirchoff, L., Shaw, P., Tomblyn, M., Cordonnier, C. (2009), Regionally limited or rare infections: prevention after hematopoietic cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplantation. 44(8), 489-494. [Abstract]
  • Bijarnia, S., Shaw, P., Vimpani, A., Smith, R., Pacey, V., O'Grady, H., Christodoulou, J., Sillence, D. (2009), Combined enzyme replacement and haematopoietic stem cell transplantation in Hurler syndrome. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 45(7-8), 469-472. [Abstract]
  • Zeng, L., Nath, C., Shaw, P., Earl, J., McLachlan, A. (2009), HPLC-UV assay for monitoring total and unbound mycophenolic acid concentrations in children. Biomedical chromatography : BMC. 23(1), 92-100. [Abstract]


  • Zeng, L., Nath, C., Shaw, P., Earl, J., McLachlan, A. (2008), HPLC-fluorescence assay for acyclovir in children. Biomedical chromatography : BMC. 22(8), 879-87. [Abstract]
  • Nath, C., Earl, J., Pati, N., Stephen, K., Shaw, P. (2008), Variability in the pharmacokinetics of intravenous busulphan given as a single daily dose to paediatric blood or marrow transplant recipients. British journal of clinical pharmacology. 66(1), 50-9. [Abstract]
  • Khan, N., Cisterne, A., Devidas, M., Shuster, J., Hunger, S., Shaw, P., Bradstock, K., Bendall, L. (2008), Expression of CD44, but not CD44v6, predicts relapse in children with B cell progenitor acute lymphoblastic leukemia lacking adverse or favorable genetics. Leukemia & Lymphoma. 49(4), 710-718. [Abstract]
  • Ozkaynak, M., Sahdev, I., Gross, T., Levine, J., Cheerva, A., Richards, M., Rozans, M., Shaw, P., Kadota, R. (2008), A pilot study of addition of amifostine to melphalan, carboplatin, etoposide, and cyclophosphamide with autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in pediatric solid tumors-A pediatric blood and marrow transplant consortium study. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 30(3), 204-209. [Abstract]
  • Alexander, S., Smith, N., Hu, M., Verran, D., Shun, A., Dorney, S., Smith, A., Webster, B., Shaw, P., Lammi, A., Stormon, M. (2008), Chimerism and tolerance in a recipient of a deceased-donor liver transplant. The New England Journal of Medicine. 358(4), 369-374. [Abstract]