Invited Speakers

Anjali Advani, MD
Director, Leukemia Program
Taussig Cancer Institute
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic, School of Medicine

Professor André Baruchel
Chief of Service/Head
Pediatric Hematology-Immunology Department
University Hospital Robert Debré (APHP)
Paris, France

Patrick Brown, MD
Director, Pediatric Leukemia Program
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Oncology
John Hopkins Medical Center

Michael Caligiuri, MD
President, City of Hope National Medical Center Deana and Steve Campbell
Physician-in-Chief Distinguished Chair

Rebecca A. Gardner, MD
Attending Physician, Seattle Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Washington, Center for Clinical and Translational Research

Paul Gaynon, MD
Attending Physician
Hematology, Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Children’s Center for Cancer & Blood Disease/ Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Professor of Pediatrics
Keck School of Medicine/University of Southern California

Van Huynh, MD
PSF Director, Leukemia Program
CHOC Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor
UC Irvine College of Medicine

Rajul Jain, MD
Vice President, Clinical Development
Kite Pharma, a Gilead Company

Laxmi Kondapalli, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado
Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine

Carol Lin, MD
Attending Physician
Leukemia/Lymphoma Program
CHOC Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor, UC Irvine College of Medicine

Mark R. Litzow, MD
Director, Acute Leukemia Group
Mayo Clinic
Rochester Campus Minnesota

Richard Marziarz, MD
Medical Director
Adult Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplant & Cellular Therapy Program
Professor of Medicine, Knight Cancer Institute Oregon Health and Science University

Shannon Maude, MD, PhD
Attending Physician
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Immunotherapy Fellowship Director
Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine

Jennifer McNeer, MD, MS
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant
Director, Fellowship Program
University of Chicago/Comer Children’s Hospital

Jeffrey Miller, MD
Deputy Director, Masonic Cancer Center
Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation
University of Minnesota
Roger L. and Lynn C. Headrick Family Chair in Cancer Therapeutics

John Moppet, MB, PhD
Attending Physician, Pediatric Hematology and
Bone Marrow Transplant
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
United Kingdom

Maureen O’Brien, MD, MS
Medical Director
Leukemia/Lymphoma Program
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Etan Orgel, MD MS
Director, Medical Supportive Care Service
Survivorship & Supportive Care Program
Leukemia & Lymphoma Program
Children’s Center for Cancer & Blood Diseases/Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Keck School of Medicine/University of Southern California

Jae Park, MD
Attending Physician
Division of Hematology Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Michael Pulsipher, MD
Section Head, Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
Professor of Pediatrics
Keck School of Medicine of USC

Elizabeth A. Raetz, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Director, Division of Pediatrics
Hematology/Oncology
NYU Langone Health

Jeffrey Rubnitz, MD, PhD
Director, Leukemia/Lymphoma Division
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Leonard Sender, MD
Medical Director, Hyundai Cancer Institute
CHOC Children’s Hospital

Wendy Stock, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director Leukemia Program, University of Chicago Medicine
Co-director. Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer (AYA) Program

Nirali Shah, MD, MHSc
Associate Research Physician
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Pediatric Oncology Branch
National Cancer Institute

Nirav Shah, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Lymphoma BMT Program
Medical College of Wisconsin

Nicholas Short, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Leukemia
Division of Cancer Medicine
The University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Sarah Tasian, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Oncology
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine

David T. Teachey, MD
Associate Deputy Director of Clinical Research
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Center for Childhood Cancer Research
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine

Matthew Wieduwilt, MD, PhD
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
UC San Diego Health, Department of Medicine Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation

David Wu, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Associate Director, University of Washington Hematopathology
Program Director, University of Washington Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship