Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
12th Floor, South Pavilion
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry)
Yale University, 1996.
Columbia University, 2001.
M.S. (Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Description of Research ExpertiseResearh Interests: Early phase clinical trial design and translational research for subjects with hematologic malignancies and subjects undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation.
Active Research Projects:
The establishment of a peripheral blood tissue bank and clinical database for subjects undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation. Several active projects assessing T cell function as it relates to disease relapse and GVHD are ongoing.
A Phase I/II clinical trial using single agent eltrombopag for patients with acute myelogenous leukemia.
A Phase I/II clinical trial using single agent TL32711 (a smac mimetic) for patients with acute myelogenous leukemia.
A retrospective multicenter descriptional study sponsored by the International Bone Marrow Transplant Registry and National Marrow Donor Program to evaluate donor derived malignancies after stem cell transplantation.
A retrospective multicenter cohort study sponsored by the International Bone Marrow Transplant Registry to evaluate outcomes of recipients of a fresh versus a frozen allograft.
A retrospective multicenter study sponsored by the International Bone Marrow Transplant Registry to evaluate outcomes for patients who relapse after allogeneic stem cell transplantation who receive either DLI or second SCT