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Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation

Department of Medicine

Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation

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Division Chief

Daniel Weisdorf, MD

Chief
Division of Hematology, Oncology
and Transplantation

Director
Adult Blood and Marrow
Transplantation Program

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Announcements

Manish Patel, DO was selected as a 2014 Research Fellow by A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation. As a Research Fellow, Dr. Patel will be awarded $150,000 over the next two years to support his research on the use of oncolytic viral therapy for lung cancer. This award, the first ever offered by A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation, is meant to support promising clinical investigators working to find effective new treatments and an eventual cure for lung cancer. Please join us in congratulating Dr. Patel on this impressive achievement. Posted August 8, 2014.

Congratulations to Jeffrey Miller, MD, deputy director of the Masonic Cancer Center and member of the Immunology and Transplant Biology and Therapy Programs, who is one of two recipients of the 2nd Annual Dean’s Distinguished Lectureship, for his studies on the role of natural killer cells in blood/marrow transplantation and leukemia immunology. Posted August 5, 2014.

Robert Hebbel, MD is the 2014 winner of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Ernest Beutler Lecture and Prize. This award, one of the highest honors bestowed by ASH, recognizes that Dr. Hebbel's long scientific career studying the biology of sickle cell disease has enabled major advances in the clinical care of patients with this debilitating condition. We are proud of Dr. Hebbel’s wonderful scientific accomplishments and pleased that he has been given this prestigious honor. Please congratulate him on his success and plan on attending his lecture at the 2014 ASH annual meeting, December 6-9, 2014. Posted July 28, 2014.ASH Press Release

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