Sweet Syndrome and MDS | Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation

Sweet Syndrome and MDS

Presenter(s): 
Topic(s): 
Related Bone Marrow Failure Diseases and Malignancies
Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
Presentation Date: 
Thursday, October 15, 2020

Dr. Aditi Shastri, M.B.B.S. is a Hematologist/Oncologist at Montefiore Medical Center and is an Assistant Professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Shastri earned her medical degree from Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and is an experienced clinical researcher in the areas of acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, cancer stem cells, transcription factors, STAT3, RNA biology and therapeutic interference and health disparities. Her colleague, Rose Snyder, M.D. will be joining the presentation. Dr. Snyder is with the Jacobi Cancer Center at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Sweet Syndrome is associated with MDS in about 20% of cases. This webinar discusses the connection between Sweet Syndrome and MDS, treatment and prognosis.