AAMDSIF in partnership with the Mayo Clinic Jacksonville hosted our final
As a physician–scientist, Dr. Tibes is grateful for the opportunity to advance treatments for people who have cancer through my own groundbreaking research. He has been involved in developing national treatment guidelines for leukemia, and he has been actively engaged in translational research to identify and develop new leukemia treatments over the last few years. Many of these treatments, which directly target the DNA of cancer cells or push leukemia cells to die, were developed in Dr. Tibes' laboratory and have led to clinical trials and U.S. Food and Drug Administration approvals.
Imad Tabbara, MD is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology. He serves as the director of the Fellowship Training Program with The George Washington University (GWU). His career has been focused on the treatment of cancer patients, as well as, patients with benign and malignant hematologic disorders.
Angela Smith joined the Department of Pediatrics in July 2008 in the Division of Hematology/Oncology/Blood and Marrow Transplantation and became Director of the Division Blood and Marrow Transplantation in 2019.
Dr. Jamile M. Shammo is Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Section of Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Division of Hematology/Oncology, at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, where she spearheads the MDS/MPN/