Our patients, families, and caregivers have been asking us for more ways to learn about rare blood cancers and bone marrow failure diseases. So, we're coming to you today, thanks to generous support from individual donors and our corporate partners, including Celgene.
Stephen King, patient and Board Member for AAMDSIF
Mary and Courtney White, spouse and daughter of patient, volunteers for AAMDSIF
Dr. Inga Hofmann is a University of Wisconsin Health pediatrician who specializes and is director of pediatric bone marrow transplant and hematology. She is devoted to rare childhood bone failure diseases and myelodysplastic syndromes in her focus and Dr. Hofmann was recently appointed medical director of the PACT program for advanced cell therapy initiative, which is being led by Dr. Jacques Galippo, MD in the Department of Medicine. Dr Hofmann's role with PACT will facilitate an important collaboration between the new GMP lab and pediatric bone marrow transplant program.
Bob MacFarlane, patient
Ruth and Neil Cuadra, patient and caregiver - also volunteers and Board Member with AAMDSIF.
H. Joachim Deeg, MD, is a board certified oncologist at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, a University of Washington Professor of Medicine and Oncology and a researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
Marissa Amuso, patient.
Charles J. Parker, M. D., is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies, Department of Internal Medicine, at the University of Utah, the Huntsman Cancer Institute and the George E. Whalen VA Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT.