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Catherine Lai, MD, MPH

Position / Title: 
Associate Professor and Physician Leader of the Leukemia Clinical Research Unit
University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine

Dr. Lai's clinical expertise is in Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT). She specializes in autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplants for the treatment of malignant and benign hematologic diseases in adult patients. She conducts her research in the Medicine Division of Hematology/BMT at the Huntsman Cancer Center. 

She specializes in detecting, monitoring, and treating acute leukemias and myeloid malignancies in adults. Previously at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, she focused on clinical trials in acute leukemias.

Practice Location: 
Abramson Cancer Center, Parelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Philadelphia , PA 19104 ,
Physician Status: 
  • available for consultation