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Haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in aplastic anemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical outcome on behalf of the severe aplastic anemia working party of the European group for blood and marrow transplantation (SAAWP of

Author(s): 
ElGohary G, El Fakih R, de Latour R, Risitano A, Marsh J, Schrezenmeier H, Gluckman E, Höchsmann B, Pierri F, Halkes C, Alzahrani H, De la Fuente J, Cesaro S, Alahmari A, Ahmed SO, Passweg J, Dufour C, Bacigalupo A, Aljurf M
Primary Author: 
ElGohary G
Journal Title: 
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Original Publication Date: 
Oct 2020

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

David Jacobsohn, MD, ScM

Jacobsohn, David
Division Chief, Blood and Marrow Transplanation
Children's National

David Jacobsohn, MD, ScM is the Division Chief, Blood and Marrow Transplanation at Children's National Hospital in Washington, D.C.   Previously, he was at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, where he served as a member of the Stem Cell Transplant Program staff and as the Director of the Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease Clinic. He has lectured widely on GvHD/BMT in Europe, Latin America, and the United States. Dr.

Haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in aplastic anemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical outcome on behalf of the severe aplastic anemia working party of the European group for blood and marrow transplantation (SAAWP o

Author(s): 
ElGohary G, El Fakih R, de Latour R, Risitano A, Marsh J, Schrezenmeier H, Gluckman E, Höchsmann B, Pierri F, Halkes C, Alzahrani H, De la Fuente J, Cesaro S, Alahmari A, Ahmed SO, Passweg J, Dufour C, Bacigalupo A, Aljurf M
Primary Author: 
ElGohary G
Journal Title: 
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Original Publication Date: 
Oct 2020

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric myelodysplastic syndromes: A survey of the North American Pediatric Aplastic Anemia Consortium

Author(s): 
Nakano TA, Lau BW, Dickerson KE, Wlodarski M, Pollard J, Shimamura A, Hofmann I, Sasa G, Elghetany T, Cada M, Dror Y, Ding H, Allen SW, Hanna R, Campbell K, Olson TS
Primary Author: 
Nakano TA
Journal Title: 
Pediatric Blood & Cancer
Original Publication Date: 
Aug 2020

Background: 

A study assessing the feasibility of randomization of pediatric and young adult patients between matched unrelated donor bone marrow transplantation and immune-suppressive therapy for newly diagnosed severe aplastic anemia: A joint pilot trial of the Nort

Author(s): 
Pulsipher MA, Lehmann LE, Bertuch AA, Sasa G, Olson T, Nakano T, Gilio A, Burroughs LM, Lipton JM, Huang JN, Dickerson K, Bertaina A, Zhuang C, Malsch M, Fleming M, Weller E, Shimamura A, Williams DA
Primary Author: 
Pulsipher MA
Journal Title: 
Pediatric Blood & Cancer
Original Publication Date: 
Aug 2020

Background: Recent data show survival after matched unrelated donor (MUD)

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

Robert Collins, MD

Collins, Robert
Director of both the Hematologic Malignancies/Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program and the Combined Adult/Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Program
Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center

A recognized leader in the field of adoptive immunotherapy, Dr. Collins specializes in blood and marrow transplantation and hematologic malignancies such as leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myelodysplasia.

Dr. Collins earned his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, as well as a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of California at Los Angeles.