Dr. Adrianna Vlachos, Pediatric Hematologist was awarded the Best Abstract in Epidemiology at The 2nd National Conference on Blood Disorders in Public Health held March 12-14, 2012. The abstract recognized was Cancer Surveillance Defines Diamond Blackfan Anemia (DBA) As a Cancer Predisposition Syndrome Adrianna Vlachos, MD; Philip S. Rosenberg PhD; Eva Atsidaftos MA; Blanche P. Alter MD, MPH; Jeffrey M. Lipton MD, Ph. Congratulations Dr. Vlachos!
Alexandre – 9 months
Michael & Andrew – 13 years
Having twin boys with DBA makes you appreciate everything in life more on a daily basis.
Lydia – 6 years
Kellan – 22 months
Our son has truly changed our perspective on everything.
Jack – 3 years
DBA is tough, but thankfully so is Jack. Praying for a cure.
Caitlyn – 9 years
DBA has affected our lives in ways we could have never imagined. It has introduced us to the most amazing people – from the dedicated doctors to the wonderful families who are also dealing with DBA. They all exemplify the power of human spirit and are family.
Angus – 4 years
Our greatest inspiration!
Maddy – 17 years
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. – William E. Channing
Brian – 10 months
I am and always will be special. I am and always will be DBA Strong!
Katie – 9 years
DBAF continue to search for a cure for all DBA.