Dr. Barry Skikne is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with a subcertification in hematology. He completed a fellowship at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He earned his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand and completed his residency at Johannesburg Hospital.
Dr. Malcovati is an Associate Professor of Hematology at the University of Pavia Medical School and with special interest and expertise in myeloid neoplasms, in particular,
M. Veronica Dioverti, M.D. is a Clinical Associate in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She graduated from Universidad Nacional de Asuncion and completed her internship and residency training at Bridgeport Hospital-Yale University in Bridgeport, CT. She then pursued General and Transplant/Oncology Infectious Diseases fellowships at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.
The cause of blood and bone marrow cancers is poorly understood; however, most research focuses on how cancer cells grow and develop. Because the causes of these cancers are unknown, current treatments may be unnecessarily harsh and often do not provide a cure.