Boards

Board of Directors

Executive Board Members

President
Robert Fishman
Producer/Director, CBS Sports
New York, NY

Vice President
Charlotte Moss
Designer
New York, NY

Treasurer
Andrew Robin
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
New York, NY

Secretary
Aimee Eberle
Philanthropist
Muttontown, NY

Christina Merrill, C.S.W.
Executive Director
The Bone Marrow Foundation
New York, NY

Board of Trustees

Seun Adebiyi, Esq.
Founder, Bone Marrow Registry in Nigeria
New York, NY

Jonathan Alter
Journalist, Author
and Television Producer
New York, NY

Meg Braff
Designer
New York, NY

Lisa M. Eastman
Philanthropist
Locust Valley, NY

Vasilianna Fakiris
Social Worker/Philanthropist
Flowerhill, NY

Sergio Giralt, MD
Chief, Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Evan Handler
Actor/Author
Los Angeles, CA

Suleika Jaouad
Writer/Advocate/Motivational Speaker
New York, NY

Calvert Moore
Philanthropist
New York, NY

Stephen D. Nimer, MD
Director, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

Advisory Council

Deirdre Cossman
Writer/Editor/Television Producer
New York, NY

Mikhail S. Gorbachev
President, International Foundation for
Socio-Economic and Political Studies
President, Green Cross International

Leigh Hampton
Producer
New York, NY

Jane Holzer
Philanthropist
New York, NY

Harry J. Pearce
Chairman, Board of Directors
MDU Resources
Troy, MI

Elaine Textor
Philanthropist
Locust Valley, NY

Medical Advisory Board

Chair
Sergio Giralt, MD
Chief, Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Members
Brian L. Abbott, MD, MBA
BMT and Leukemia Hospitalist
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Mounzer E. Agha, MD
Director, Mario Lemieux Center for Blood Cancers
Clinical Director, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Program
UPMC HSCT Program, Hillman Cancer Center

Tauseef Ahmed, MD
Director, Bone Marrow Transplantation Program
Westchester Medical Center

Zoltan Antal, MD
Pediatric Endocrinologist, Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Long-term Follow-up Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medicine/NY Presbyterian Hospital

Joseph Antin, MD
Chief, Adult Oncology Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Joseph Antin, MD
Chief, Adult Oncology Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Jeffery J. Auletta, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Director, Host Defense Program
Hematology/Oncology/BMT & Infectious Diseases;
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics at
The Ohio State University College of Medicine

David Avigan, MD
Director, Hematologic Malignancies,
Bone Marrow Transplant
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Rajinder P.S. Bajwa, MBBS, MD, MRCP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics,
Ohio State University
Department of Hematology/Oncology/BMT
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Ruthee-Lu Bayer, MD
Director of Stem Cell Transplantation
North Shore LIJ Health System

Scott I. Bearman, MD
Clinical Director, Rocky Mountain Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Colorado Blood Cancer Institute

Samrawit Berhane
Transplant Coordinator, Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Children’s National Medical Center

Monica Bhatia, MD
Director, Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Columbia University Medical Center

Valkal Bhatt, PharmD, BCOP, BCPS
Clinical Oncology Pharmacy Specialist
Blood & Marrow Transplant
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Farid Boulad, MD
Medical Director, Pediatric Day Hospital
Attending Physician, Pediatric BMT Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Joel A. Brochstein, MD
Associate Chief for Cellular Therapy
Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY; Northwell Health

Mark W. Brunvand, MD
Rocky Mountain Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Colorado Blood Cancer Institute

Xiomara Rocha-Cadman, MD
Assistant Attending Psychiatrist
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Instructor in Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

Mitchell S. Cairo, MD
Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, Westchester Medical Center

Richard E. Champlin, MD
Chairman, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cancer Medicine
M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas

Nelson J. Chao, MD, MBA
Professor of Medicine and Immunology
Chief, Division of Cellular Therapy/BMT
Duke University

Allen Chen, MD, PhD, MHS
Associate Professor, Oncology and Pediatrics
Vice Chair for Quality, Safety, and Service, Oncology
Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center

Yi-Bin A. Chen, MD
Hematology/Oncology
Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital

Peter F. Coccia, MD
Ittner Professor and Vice-Chair of Pediatrics
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Laurence J.N. Cooper, MD, PhD
Professor, Pediatric Oncology
Chief, Pediatric Cell Therapy
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Children’s Cancer Hospital

Morton J. Cowan, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
University of California, San Francisco Children’s Hospital

Pamela Crilley, DO
Director, Bone Marrow Transplantation Program
Hahnemann University Hospital

Jignesh Dalal, MD
Director Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant
Professor of Pediatrics
Case Western Reserve University, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital

Stella Davies, MBBS, PhD, MRCP
Director, Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immune Deficiency
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Nicholas C. D’Cunha, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine,
Dept. of Internal Medicine, Div. of Hematology/Oncology/BMT
Clinical Medical Director, BMT Program
Texas Tech University, Health Science Centre

John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Oncology
Deputy Director, Siteman Cancer Center
Division of Stem Cell Transplantation
Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University

Christopher Dvorak, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Chief, Allergy/Immunology Blood and Marrow
Transplant Division
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

Suzanne R. Fanning, DO
Director, Hematology and Stem Cell Transplant
Director Hematology Center of Excellence
GHS Cancer Institute, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

Sherif Farag, MBBS, PhD
Director, Bone Marrow & Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Associate Director for Clinical Research
IU Simon Cancer Center

William Ferguson, MD
Medical Director of the Bob Costas Cancer Center;
Director of Hematology/Oncology and Professor of Pediatrics at Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

James L.M. Ferrara, MD
Ward-Coleman Chair in Cancer Medicine, Professor Director Hematologic Malignancies Translational Research Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
The Tisch Cancer Institute & Division of Hematology / Medical Oncology

Haydar Frangoul, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Steven Fruchtman, MD
Chief Medical Officer; Senior Vice President
Onconova Therapeutics, INC

Henry Fung, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Coleman Foundation Blood and Marrow Transplant Center
Rush University Medical Center

Alfred P. Gillio, MD
Section Chief, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center

Gregory Hale, MD
Director, Oncology Research and Education, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, Blood & Marrow Transplantation
John Hopkin’s Medicine/All Children’s Hospital

Parameswaran Hari, MD, MRCP, MS
Director, Adult Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Froedtert Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin

Jonathan C. Howell, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Endocrinology
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Michelle Hudspeth, MD
Director, Pediatric Blood & Marrow Transplantation
Division Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Medical University of South Carolina/Hollings Cancer Center

Luis Isola, MD
Medical Director,
Bone Marrow Transplantation Program
Mount Sinai Hospital

David Jacobsohn, MD, ScM
Chief, Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Children’s National Medical Center, Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Madan Jagasia, MBBS, MS
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Hematology-SCT
Director, Out Patient Transplant Program
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Matt Kalaycio, MD, FACP
Chair, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Professor, Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic

David Kaminetzky, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
NYU Langone Medical Center, Bone Marrow Transplant Program

Neena Kapoor, MD
Professor of Pediatrics of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine
Director of Blood and Marrow Transplant Laboratory
Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Andrew Kung, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Columbia University Medical Center
Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital

Joanne Kurtzberg, MD
Director, Carolinas Cord Blood Bank
Chief Scientific Officer, Robertson Clinical and Translational Cell Therapy Program
Director, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Duke University Medical Center

Leslie E. Lehmann, MD
Clinical Director, Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Program
Dana Farber Children’s Hospital Cancer Center
Boston Children’s Hospital/Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Michael Lill, MD
Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Jeffrey M. Lipton, MD, PhD
Director, Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York
Professor of Pediatrics and Molecular Medicine, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Aaron C. Logan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor (Hematology/BMT)
University of California, San Francisco
Medical Center

Fataneh Majlessipour, MD
Director, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Samual Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Markus Mapara, MD, PhD
Columbia University Medical Center
Professor of Medicine;
Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT) Program at College of Physicians and Surgeons

Philip McCarthy, MD
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Kerry McMillan, RD, MS, CD, CSO
Medical Nutrition Therapy Service
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Kenneth R. Meehan, MD
Director, Bone Marrow Transplantation Program
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Steven M Neudorf, MD
Clinical Director, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program.
Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC)

Stephen D. Nimer, MD
Director, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

Richard J. O’Reilly, MD
Chief, Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Service
Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Andrew L. Pecora, MD, FACP
Cancer Center Director
Hackensack University Medical Center

Miguel-Angel Perales, MD
Deputy Chief, Adult Bone Marrow Transplantation Service
Director, Adult Stem Cell Transplantation Fellowship
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Steven A. Pergam, MD MPH
Medical Director, Infection Prevention, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Assistant Member, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division & Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington

Hemalatha Rangarajan, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Clinical Assistant Professor in Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant

Voravit Ratanatharathorn, MD
Professor of Medicine and Oncology
Co-Director, Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Director, JP McCarthy Cord Stem Cell Bank
Karmanos Cancer Center

Joseph Rosenthal, MD
Barron Hilton Professor and Chair in Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
City of Hope National Medical Center

Scott Rowley, MD, FACP
Director, Adult Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Hackensack Medical Center

Indira Sahdev, MD
Section Head, Stem Cell Transplantation
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Lab
Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY, Northwell Health

Brenda M. Sandmaier, MD
Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Professor of Medicine, University of Washington

Michael W. Schuster, MD
Director, Bone Marrow & Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Stonybrook Medical Center

Eileen Scigliano, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Mount Sinai Hospital

Stuart Seropian, MD
Assistant Professor, Section of Medical Oncology
Yale University School of Medicine

Tsiporah Shore, MD, FRCPC, FACP
Associate Director, Bone Marrow and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Program
Service Chief, Inpatient BMT Unit
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College – New York Presbyterian Hospital Thomas R. Spitzer, MD
Director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Massachusetts General Hospital

Ranier Storb, MD
Head of Transplantation Biology Program, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Professor of Medicine, Oncology at University of Washington

Roger Strair, MD
Hematology
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital,
The Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Martin Tallman, MD
Chief, Leukemia Services
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Koen van Besien, MD
Director, Bone Marrow and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant
New York-Presbyterian
Weill Cornell Medical Center

Marcel R.M. van den Brink, MD, PhD
Alan Houghton Chair in Immunology
Head, Division of Hematologic Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Georgia B. Vogelsang, MD
Professor of Oncology
Johns Hopkins Oncology Center

Edmund Waller, MD, PhD, FACP
Professor of Hematology and Oncology
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pathology
Emory University Hospital, Winship Cancer Institute

Peter Westervelt, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Division of Oncology
Director, Section of BMT/Leukemia
Washington University School of Medicine

Stephanie Williams, MD
Division Chief, Adult Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital / Spectrum Health

John R. Wingard, MD
Price Eminent Scholar and Professor of Medicine
Deputy Director for Research
Director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Florida Shands Cancer Center
University of Florida College of Medicine

Ann Woolfrey, MD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Director, Unrelated Donor Program, FHCRC/SCCA
Full Member, Clinical Research Division, FHCRC
Professor, Pediatrics, University of Washington

Lolie Yu, MD
Eugenie & Joseph Jones Professor
Division Chief & Director, Pediatric Heme-Onc & HSCT Program
Children’s Hospital/LSUHSC

Jasmine Zain, MD
Director, T-Cell Lymphoma Program Director,
Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
City of Hope National Medical Center

Social Work Board

Elizabeth Angell, MSW, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Roger Williams Medical Center

Mary Arnold, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Medical City Dallas Hospital

Chelsea Baldwin, LICSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Children’s National Health System

Nina Balsamo, MSS, ASW
Adult BMT Social Worker
UCSF Medical Center

Nancy Barbach, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York

Rose Bartone, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Maria Fereri Children’s Hospital

Jessica Beitch, MSW, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

Karen Bettner, ACSW, LSW, C-OSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
IBMT at St. Francis Hospital

Cathy Blanchard, LICSW, OSW-C
Adult BMT Social Worker
VA Puget Sound

Renea Bligen, MSW, LISW-CP
Adult BMT Social Worker
Medical University of South Carolina

Eleanor Bruin, LISW-S, ACHP-SW
BMT Social Worker
University of Colorado-Denver

Amanda Budai, MSW, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
UMPC, Mario Lemieux Center for Blood Cancers

Faye Bullio, ACSW, LISW-S
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Rosa Caiseda Acantilado, MSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South FL

Donna Capps, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Cook Children’s Medical Center

Joe Chabot, MSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Haylie Colby, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Kansas Cancer Center

Amy Colver, MSSA, MA, LSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center

Jennifer D’Alotto, MSW, LICSW
BMT Social Worker
Massachusetts General Hospital

Nancy Delaney, LSW, MSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Dawn Dia, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Elaine Dombrowski, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
John Theurer Cancer Center

Matthew Floriani, MSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Moffitt Cancer Center

Jillian Foley, MSW, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

Gregory Garber, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Jacquelyn Giaimo, LSW, CADC
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Chicago

Kelly Giles, LICSW
BMT Social Worker
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Rachael Goldberg, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Becky Grabill, LMSW, OSW-C
Adult BMT Social Worker
Spectrum Health Hospital Group

Anna Gribetz, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Mount Sinai

Morgan Gross, MSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Mandy Hatfield, MSW, CSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Kentucky/Markey Cancer Center

Bethany Henshall, MSW, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Duke University Hospital

Kara Hinerman, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital

Alison Hoffman, LMSW
BMT Social Worker
New York Presbyterian/Columbia

Theresa Hoffman, LCSW, ACM-SW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Emory Healthcare/Winship Cancer Center

Alexandra Huffman, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
UT Southwestern
Harold C. Simmons Cancer Center

Anissa Johnsen, LCSW, OSW-C
Adult BMT Social Worker
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin

Lauren Kriegel, MSW, LSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Penny Lau, LCSW, OSW-C
Adult BMT Social Worker
Moffitt Cancer Center

Christine Lawrence, LISW-S
Adult Oncology Social Worker
Cleveland Clinic

Eleanor Leary, LICSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Minnesota

Lindsey Macdonald, LCSW, OSW-C
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Children’s Mercy Hospital

Barbara McLain, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Maria Fereri Children’s Hospital

Tim McNichol, LSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Chicago

Michelle L McWhirter, MSW, LCSW-C
Adult BMT Social Worker
The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital

Marinel Olivares, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
City of Hope

Renee Ortiz, MSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
City of Hope

Marc Paloma, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Chicago

Monica Pool, LMSW, ACM
Adult BMT Social Worker
Texas Tech University Medical Center

Lisa Randazzo, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
North Shore University Hospital

Lisa Raubolt, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Northwestern Hospital

Stephen Rea, MSW, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Karmanos Cancer Institute

Donatella Richard, MSW, LSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Cancer Center at Hahnemann University Hospital

Jessica Rivera, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Huntsman Cancer Institute

Elise Santana, LCSW
Adult SCT Social Worker
UM Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Kristin Scheeler, MSSW, APSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
University of Wisconsin Hospital

Natalie Schreter, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Mount Sinai Hospital/ Ruttenberg Cancer Center

Janna Shelby, MSSA, LISW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
UHCMC/Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital

Nicole Snider, LMSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
South Carolina Oncology Associates

Jennifer St. Clair, MSW, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
UF Health Shands Childrens Hospital

Laurel Stanley Glynn, MSSW, LCSW, ACHP-SW, OSW-C
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Julia Stith, LMSW
BMT Social Worker
Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Paula Turner, MSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Emory University Hospital

Kesha Wall Graham, LMSW, ACM-SW
Adult BMT Social Worker
MUSC- Hollings Cancer Center

Andrea Wolfe, LCSW, OSW-C
Adult BMT Social Worker
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Phyllis Yount, LCSW
Adult BMT Social Worker
Baylor University Medical Center

Cindy Zehnder, LCSW
Pediatric BMT Social Worker
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Nursing Board

Chair
Rita Jakubowski, RN OCN
Senior Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Program Manager
Mount Sinai Hospital

Members

Linda Abramovitz, RN, MSN
Practice Nurse
Hematology and Adult Blood and Marrow Transplant
University of California, San Francisco

Allison Adler, RN, MSN, OCN
Duke University
Transplant Coordinator,
Adult Bone Marrow Transplant

Barbara Adler-Brecher, MS, cGC, CHTC
Coordinator, Unrelated Donor Search Services,
Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program
Hackensack University Medical Center

Kristine Ahlberg, RN, BSN, OCN, CHTC
Bone Marrow Transplant Coordinator,
Cancer Center Clinics
University of California, Davis Medical Center

Kristy Applegate, MBA, CHTC
BMT Project Manager
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Diana Beavers, RN
Transplant Coordinator,
Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy,
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Melissa Cochran, RN, MS, NP
Nurse Practitioner, Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Caroline A. Costello, MBA, BSN, RN, CPON, BMTCN
Nursing Clinical Education Coordinator
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program
Boston Children’s Hospital

Denise Cummings, RN, BSN, CHTC
Nurse Coordinator, Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Adrienne Daigle, CHTC
Administrative Manager,
Centers for Leukemia & Bone Marrow Transplant.
Massachusetts General Hospital

Mark DeNinno, RN, BSN
Assistant Patient Care Manager BMT OP Clinic
Moffitt Cancer Center

Karen Dubel, RN, BSN, CHTC, CCRC
Transplant Program Coordinator,
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Adrienne Ewing
Specialty Coordinator, Nurse Practioner
Mount Sinai Hospital

Sara A. Flickner-Houlihan, RN, BSN, OCN
Administrator,
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Lisa Fox, RN, OCN
Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Marrow Transplant Unit
VA Puget South Heath Care System/Seattle Division

Amy M. Garee, RN, MS, PNP
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Bone Marrow Transplant Nurse Practitioner,
Hem/Onc/BMT Division

Cecilia Gladbach, RN, BSN, CPON, CHTC
Stem Cell Transplant Coordinator
Children’s Medical Center, Dallas

Londia Goff, RN, BSN, OCN, BMTCN, CHTC
Transplant Coordinator/Speciality Care Nurse
Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy & Transplantation Program
West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc.

Renee Gorczyca, RN
Transplant Center Coordinator
Western Pennsylvania Cancer Institute

Kelly Gray, RN, BSN
Director, Stem Cell Transplant, BMH-TIPTON
Baptist Memorial Hospital Tipton

Rebecca Gueco-Tolentino, RN
Transplant Center Coordinator
New York-Presbyterian,
The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

Elana Hamburger-Smilow, CPNP
Transplant Coordinator,
Division of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation
The Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of NYP

Elizabeth Harvey, RN, BSN, CHTC, BMTCN
Lead Blood and Marrow Transplant Coordinator
The University of Kansas Cancer Center

Christina Havey, RN, BSN
Rush University Medical Center

Ria Hawks, RN, MSN, CPNP, CPON
Transplant Center Coordinator
The Children’s Hospital of New York

Patrice Hunter, RN, BSN, AGACNP-BC, ACHPN
Transplant Nurse Practitioner
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Christine Scura Iovino, RN, MS, FNP-BC
Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program
NYP/Columbia University Medical Center

Edna F. Klinger, RN, BS, CPHON, CHTC
Blood and Marrow Transplant Coordinator
Children’s Hospital of Orange County

Christine Koch, RN, BSN, BMTCN, CHTC
Allogeneic Transplant Coordinator, Hematological Malignancies & Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
University of Colorado Cancer Center

Cindy Kramer, BSN, RN, OCN
Blood & Marrow Transplant Program / Onocology Navigator Program Nurse Manager
Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC Transplant Program

Metilde Lambert, RN, MN, OCN
Bone Marrow Transplant Coordinator
University of California, Los Angeles

Deborah J. Liney, RN
Technical Director,
Unrelated Donor/Transplant Programs
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Judith Luck, MSN, ARNP, CHTC
Manager, Quality and Performance Improvement
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Miami Cancer Institute

Elisa Malek, RN, BSN, OCN
Clinician, Stem Cell Transplant Service
Quality Manager, Stem Cell Transplant Service
Hillman Cancer Center, UPMC

Wendi Martinez, RN, OCN
Stem Cell Transplant Center Coordinator
Manager, Quality Management Programs
M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas

Peggy McNiece
Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program Manager/Coordinator
University of Miami, Sylvester Cancer Center

Kathleen Neves, RN, BSN, CHTC
Oncology Nurse Navigator
Los Alamitos Medical Center
Total Care Cancer Center

Lynn D. Root, RN
BMT Coordinator,
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Virginia Ross-Dodds, RN
Associate Director of Nursing
Mount Sinai Hospital

Peggy A. Russell, RN, CHTC
Allogeneic Nurse Coordinator
Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center

Christy Satterlee, CHTC
Manager, Intake for Related and Unrelated Transplants
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Christine Scura Iovino, RN, MS, FNP-BC NYP/Columbia University Medical Center
Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program

Lori Short, BS, BSN, RN, OCN
Stem Cell Transplant and Cell Therapy Unit
NMDP Coordinator/Clinical Transplant Coordinator
Cancer Treatment Centers of America at
Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Micah Skeens, RN, MS, PNP
Advanced Practice Nurse Hematopoietic, Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplant Division
Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Inc.

Sharon Swift, RN, CHTC
Unrelated Adult and Pediatric Program,
James P Wilmot Cancer Center
Nurse Coordinator, Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Strong Memorial Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center

Diana Tate, RN
Transplant Center Coordinator
University of Alabama at Birmingham and
The Children’s Hospital of Alabama

Joanne Taylor
Nurse Coordinator
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

D. Kathryn Tierney, RN, PhD
Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist
Stanford Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

Victoria Tierney, BSN, RN,BMTCN
Interim Manager, Stem Cell Transplant Unit
Medical City Dallas | Medical City Children’s Hospital

Patricia VanStrien, RN, MSN, OCN, CHTC, BMTCN
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Clinical Program Quality Management Coordinator, Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Mati Vizcaino, RN, CHTC
Blood and Marrow Transplant CoordinatorJohn Hopkin’s Medicine/All Children’s Hospital

Patricia Wang, RN, OCN
Transplant Coordinator
Florida Center for Cellular Therapy at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute

Susan Webb, RN, OCN
Manager BMT Program
GHS Cancer Institute, Outpatient Transplant Unit

Nan Werther, MS, CPNP, CPON
Transplant Coordinator/Nurse Practitioner
Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s
Medical Center of New York

Jennifer Wilder, RN, BSN, OCN, CHTC
Search, Procurement, and Outcomes Coordinator
NIH Unrelated Donor Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program
Clinical Monitoring Research Program
National Institutes of Health

Ruby Yusay, RN
Bone Marrow Transplantation Coordinator (Adult)
Montefiore – Einstein Center for Cancer Care