Acute Leukemia Forum 2019

Thursday, April 11 - Friday, April 12, 2019 – Newport Beach, CA

Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
1107 Jamboree Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS

Jacob M. Rowe, MD
Emeritus Professor of Hemato-Oncology
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Haifa, Israel
Director, Department of Hematology
Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel

Martin S. Tallman, MD
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Chief, Leukemia Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

FACULTY

Frederick R. Appelbaum, MD
Professor, Medical Oncology Division
University of Washington School of Medicine
Executive Senior Vice President and Deputy
Director
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Seattle, WA, USA

Karen K. Ballen, MD
Professor of Medicine
UVA School of Medicine
Chief, Hematologic Malignancies and
Stem Cell Transplants
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA, USA

Rafael Bejar, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Moores Cancer Center
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA, USA

Nancy Berliner, MD
H. Franklin Bunn Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Division of Hematology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA, USA

Laura M. Calvi, MD
Professor of Medicine
Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor, Department of Pharmacology and
Physiology
University of Rochester Medical Center School of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, NY, USA

Nelson Chao, MD
Donald D. and Elizabeth G. Cooke Cancer
Research Professor
Chief, Division of Hematologic Malignancies and
Cellular Therapy/BMT
Duke University
Durham, NC, USA

Daniel DeAngelo, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Division of Leukemia
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA, USA

Courtney D. DiNardo, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Cancer Medicine
The University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX, USA

John DiPersio, MD, PhD
Deputy Director
Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center
Virginia E. and Samuel J. Golman Endowed
Professor of Oncology
Chief, Division of Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

Eli Estey, MD
Professor, Division of Hematology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA, USA

Adolfo Ferrando, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Pathology
And Cell Biology
Columbia University
New York, NY, USA

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

Saar Gill, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Timothy A. Graubert, MD
Director, Hematologic Malignancies Program
Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Charlestown, MA, USA

Richard J. Jones, MD
Professor of Oncology and Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baltimore, MD, USA

Craig T. Jordan, PhD
Nancy Carroll Allen Professor of Hematology
Chief, Division of Hematology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, CO, USA

Kenneth Kaushansky, MD
Senior Vice President, Health Sciences Dean,
School of Medicine
SUNY Distinguished Professor
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY, USA

Armand Keating, MD
Professor of Medicine
Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and
Biomedical Engineering
Director, Division of Hematology
Epstein Chair in Cell Therapy and Transplantation
University of Toronto
Director, Cell Therapy Program
Director, Philip S. Orsino Cell Therapy
Translational Research Laboratory
Princess Margaret Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Richard A. Larson, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Hematologic Malignancies Program
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL, USA

Timothy J. Ley, MD
Professor of Medicine and Genetics
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

Marshall Lichtman, MD
Professor Emeritus, Departments of
Biochemistry and Biophysics, and Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY, USA

Selina Luger, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Leukemia Program
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Charles G. Mullighan, MBBS, MD
Member, St. Jude Faculty
Co-Leader, Hematological Malignancies Program
Medical Director, St. Jude Biorepository
William E. Evans Endowed Chair
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, TN, USA

Aziz Nazha, MD
Assistant Professor
Cleveland Clinic
Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland, OH, USA

Eric Padron, MD
Associate Member
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, FL, USA

Thomas Prebet, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, USA

Elizabeth A. Raetz, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY, USA

Liran Shlush, MD, PhD
Senior Scientist
Weizmann Institute of Science
Rehovot, Israel

David P. Steensma, MD
Institute Physician
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Professor
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

Wendy Stock, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL, USA

Richard M. Stone, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Director, Adult Leukemia Program
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA, USA

Jeffrey W. Tyner, PhD
Associate Professor
Knight Cancer Institute
Oregon Health & Science
University Portland, OR, USA

Daniel J. Weisdorf, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Minnesota
Deputy Director, Clinical and Translational
Science institute Minneapolis, MN, USA

Eunice Wang, MD
Chief, Leukemia Service
Assistant Member, Tumor Immunology Program
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Buffalo, NY, USA

*Faculty disclosures will be provided on site.