Scientific Advisory Board

George R. Buchanan, M.D.George R. Buchanan, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Division Director
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Dallas, Texas

Bertil Glader, M.D., Ph.D.Bertil Glader, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Pathology
Stanford University Medical Center
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Palo Alto, CA
Medical Director, Red Blood Cell Special Studies Laboratory
Stanford Clinical Laboratories at Hillview
Stanford, CA

Jeffrey M. Lipton, M.D., Ph.D.Jeffrey M. Lipton, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Cohen Children’s Medical Hospital
New Hyde Park, NY
Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Johnson M. Liu, M.D. Johnson M. Liu, M.D.
Director, Les Nelkin Memorial Pediatric Oncology Laboratory
Section Head, Experimental Hematology-Oncology
Cohen Children’s Medical Hospital
New Hyde Park, NY
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Hua Lu, MD, Ph.D. Hua Lu, MD, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman
Reynolds and Ryan Families
Chair in Translational Cancer
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Tulane School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

Kathleen Sakamoto, M.D., Ph.D.Kathleen Sakamoto, M.D., Ph.D.
Shelagh Galligan Professor and Chief
Division of Hematology, Oncology, Stem Cell Transplantation
and Cancer Biology
Department of Pediatrics
Stanford University School of Medicine
Director, Bass Center of Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases
Service Chief, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford
Stanford, California

Akiko Shimamura, M.D., Ph.D.Akiko Shimamura, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington
Director, Bone Marrow Failure Clinic
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Seattle, Washington

Adrianna Vlachos, M.D.Adrianna Vlachos, M.D.
Head, Bone Marrow Failure Program
Director, Diamond Blackfan Anemia Registry
Cohen Children’s Medical Hospital
New Hyde Park, NY
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

John Woolford, Ph.D.John Woolford, Ph.D.
Professor and Acting Head
Department of Biological Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University
616 Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh,PA