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  • India
  • Ashok K. Vaid is an Indian medical oncologist, known for his pioneering efforts in bone marrow transplantation in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is credited with the performance of the first 25 bone marrow transplantations in the private sector in North India. (wikipedia.org)
  • After graduating in medicine (MBBS) from the University of Jammu in 1983 and securing his MD in Internal Medicine from the same institution in 1989, Vaid worked as a senior resident at the department of oncology of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi during 1990-91. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is a founder member of the Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON) and a life member of such organizations as Breast Cancer Foundation of India, Indian Association of Gynaec Oncologists (IAGO), Indian Medical Association (IMA), and Indian Association of Clinical Medicine (IACM). (wikipedia.org)
  • He is credited with the first bone marrow transplantation in India, which he performed with his team in 1983. (wikipedia.org)
  • Married to Meena, a medical doctor, he is associated with Care India Medical Society, a charitable organization involved in community service related to oncology, and participates in social initiatives on cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • radiation
  • She was Registrar and then Vice President of the Royal College of Radiologists, President of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology and a member of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology. (wikipedia.org)
  • She has received awards from the American College of Radiology, the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology, honorary fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, the President's medal of the RCR and a lifetime achievement award from ESTRO. (wikipedia.org)
  • transplants
  • The disease is a complication that occurred in about 15 percent of unrelated or mismatched family member bone marrow transplants at that time. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1980-1997, Gale was Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR), an organization of more than 400 transplant centers in over 60 countries worldwide working together to analyze and advance knowledge about blood cell and bone marrow transplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gale has contributed to basic science and clinical research in bone marrow transplantation where he made contributions to understanding the immune-mediated anti-leukemia effects of transplants (graft-versus-leukemia [GvL]. (wikipedia.org)
  • physicians
  • The Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is a three-year training program that prepares physicians to become clinician educators or clinician scientists. (chop.edu)
  • cancer
  • Dr. Scott M. Lippman , director of the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, joined UC San Diego in May 2012 from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he was chief of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology. (ucsd.edu)
  • The Children's Mercy oncology program is a national leader in cancer treatment. (childrensmercy.org)
  • As the primary pediatric cancer provider and the only NCI Children's Oncology Group institution in the Midwest Cancer Alliance, Children's Mercy is the pediatric consortium partner for the National Cancer Institute-designated The University of Kansas Cancer Center and the Stowers Institute for Medical Research. (childrensmercy.org)
  • He works with pediatric bone marrow transplantation patients at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and at Seattle Children's, and also leads the pediatric survivorship program at Seattle Children's. (seattlecca.org)
  • Genitourinary oncology including prostate, bladder and testicular cancer. (seattlecca.org)
  • Orthopedic diseases of the spine - Cells are locally administered to potentially repair intervertebral discs or generate new bone Oncology - Improving outcomes of bone marrow transplantation in patients with cancer or genetic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • In recognition of his achievements, Dr. van den Brink has been awarded the Physician Scientist Award of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Amy Strelzer Manasevit Scholar Award of the National Marrow Donor Program, and the Damon Runyon Scholar Award of the Cancer Research Fund, along with a scholarship from the V Foundation for Cancer Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • He heads the Cancer Institute- Division of Medical Oncology and Haemotology at Medanta The Medicity. (wikipedia.org)
  • While doing his senior residency at Adyar Cancer Institute, he studied for and secured DM in medical oncology from Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai. (wikipedia.org)
  • Returning to Jammu, he joined the Government Medical College, as a consultant oncologist and a faculty at the department of Internal Medicine and worked there till 1997, when he joined the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi as a senior consultant of medical oncology. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is one of the founders of the Rural Cancer Centre established by Tata Memorial Centre at Barshi, Mumbai and serves Breach Candy Hospital as a surgical oncologist and the Indo-Global Summit on Head and Neck Oncology (IGSHNO) as a member of their national faculty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following that she spent a year in Paris at the Fondation Curie and l'Institut Gustav Roussy before returning to the Royal Marsden Hospital for ten years, first as lecturer, and then senior lecturer and consultant with a particular interest in paediatric oncology and cancer in young people. (wikipedia.org)
  • She is the author of more than 150 papers and five textbooks, including Practical Radiotherapy Planning, Cancer in Children, and the Oxford Desktop Reference in Oncology. (wikipedia.org)
  • busulfan
  • Association of busulfan exposure with survival and toxicity after haemopoietic cell transplantation in children and young adults: a multicentre, retrospective cohort analysis. (ucsf.edu)
  • immune
  • It involves the administration of lymphohematopoietic cells after immunosuppressive chemotherapy or radiochemotherapy, to establish new donor-derived bone marrow and immune functions. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • University
  • Ann Barrett OBE (born 27 February 1943), is Emeritus Professor of Oncology in the University of East Anglia, England, and formerly deputy dean of the School of Medicine and lead clinician for oncology at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program
  • This will include attending a number of core and elective courses over a two-year period, as well as the design and execution of a clinical project in conjunction with the Hematology/Oncology mentor and a mentor from the Master's program. (chop.edu)
  • The Princess Margaret's research program ranked fourth in terms of the percentage of publications cited in high-impact oncology journals. (wikipedia.org)
  • faculty
  • Both the hematology and oncology programs at CHOP have NIH T32 and K12 training grants that may enable the fellow to continue at a junior faculty level for one or two additional years. (chop.edu)
  • Advisory Committee
  • Prafulla B. Ragubhai Desai is an Indian surgical oncologist and a former chairman of the Research Advisory Committee on Oncology of the Indian Council of Medical Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Through our work with the Children's Oncology Group and other pediatric cancer research groups, we have access to the latest clinical protocols and experimental therapies to give children the best chance for a positive outcome. (wolfsonchildrens.com)
  • Since academic year 2008/09 he is member of the teaching board of the Course of Clinical Oncology at the University of Pavia Medical School. (hunimed.eu)
  • Minimal morphological criteria for defining bone marrow dysplasia: a basis for clinical implementation of WHO classification of myelodysplastic syndromes. (hunimed.eu)
  • From its birth in the 1980s to its denouncement in the late 1990s, HDC/BMT transformed clinical practice, legislation on healthcare insurance coverage, public health policy and drove a two-decade long period of entrepreneurial oncology. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissues
  • Volumetric analyses over large areas reveal that spectrally coded HSPC-derived cells can be detected non-invasively in various intact tissues, including the bone marrow (BM), for extensive periods of time following transplantation. (jove.com)
  • The diagnosis of CLL is based on the demonstration of an abnormal population of B lymphocytes in the blood, bone marrow, or tissues that display an unusual but characteristic pattern of molecules on the cell surface. (wikipedia.org)
  • cells
  • Bradley TR, Metcalf D. The growth of mouse bone marrow cells in vitro. (springer.com)
  • this disorder is a form of plasma cell dyscrasia in which no myeloma protein is detected in serum or urine (at least as determined by conventional laboratory methods) of individuals who have clear evidence of an increase in clonal bone marrow plasma cells and/or evidence of clonal plasma cell-mediated tissue injury (e.g. plasmacytoma tumors). (wikipedia.org)
  • In some individuals, the disease comes to light only after the cancerous cells overwhelm the bone marrow resulting in anemia producing tiredness or weakness. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Called the "Multicenter Study of Cryoablation for Palliation of Painful Bone Metastases", or MOTION, the study aims to assess the effectiveness and safety of cryoablation therapy to treat patients with painful bone metastases and document the effects the procedure has on their condition. (advancingyourhealth.org)
  • It is administered to oncology patients via subcutaneous or intravenous routes. (wikipedia.org)