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Cecelia Arana Li, MD

Yi, Cecelia Arana
Assistant Professor
University of New Mexico Clinical and Translational Science Center

Dr Arana Yi is Assistant Professor at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences, Clinical and Translational Science Center. Dr Arana Yi is an active researcher and specializes in

Shannon McCurdy, MD

McCurdy, Shannon
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Shannon McCurdy, MD is Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and is employed by Penn Medicine. Dr. McCurdy is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. She is an active researcher and works with the Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program, the Hematological Malignancies (Blood Cancer) Program and the Leukemia Program. 

Sarah Bannon, MS, CGC

Bannon, Sarah
Senior Genetic Counselor
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Sarah Bannon is a Senior Genetic Counselor in the Department of Clinical Cancer Genetics at the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center. Her clinical responsibilities include providing risk assessment and genetic counseling services to individuals at risk for an inherited predisposition to hematologic malignancies (leukemia). She is the Genetic Counselor for the Hereditary Hematologic Malignancies Clinic (HHMC).

Mary K. Hughes, MS, RN, CNS, CT

Hughes, Mary
Outpatient, Clinical Nurse Specialist
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Mary K. Hughes, MS, RN, CNS, CT, is a Outpatient, Clinical Nurse Specialist with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Psychiatry Department where she works with a team of mental health professionals to support patients, families and caregivers from diagnosis to treatment to survivorship. 

Krisstina Gowin, DO

Gowin, Krisstina
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona

Krisstina Gowin, DO is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona. Dr. Gowin graduated from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2009, where she received a merit scholarship and recognition from the American Women’s Medical Association for outstanding academic achievement. She completed internal medicine residency at University of Southern California, hematology and medical oncology training at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, fellowship training in integrative medicine at the University of Arizona.

2020 National Virtual Patient & Family Conference

AAMDSIF hosted the 2020 National Patient & Family Conference ONLINE over three days, July 17 - 19, 2020. The Conference featured three days of educational workshops, panels and speakers for patients, families and caregivers with

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/17/2020 (All day) to Sun, 07/19/2020 (All day)

2020 Patient & Family Spring Virtual Conference

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Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, AAMDSIF made the decision to move our conferences online in order to protect the health of our patients, families, caregivers and faculty.

We would like to acknowledge the support of our many generous patients, families and caregivers as well as our corporate partners including Celgene, Alexion, Novartis, Genentech, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Apellis and Acceleron.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/25/2020 (All day)
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National March for Marrow 2020 - Virtual Walk/5K

We've gone VIRTUAL!
With the health and well-being of our patients, family members, friends and faculty as our top priority, AAMDSIF is holding our National March for Marrow as a VIRTUAL WALK! 

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/18/2020 (All day)
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Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Severe Aplastic Anemia and Other Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes Using G-CSF Mobilized CD34+ Selected Hematopoietic Precursor Cells Co-Infused With a Reduced Dose of Non-Mobilized Donor T-cells

Background: