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Joanne Kurtzberg

Joanne Kurtzberg

    MD
Chief, Director, Professor | Durham, North Carolina    United States of America
Pediatrics, Pathology
Pathology, Pediatrics,...More
Spoken at 4 events

Biography :

Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg is an international reknowned expert in pediatric hematology/oncology, pediatric blood and marrow transplantation, umbilical cord blood banking and transplantation, and novel applications of cord blood in the emerging fields of cellular therapies and regenerative medicine. Dr. Kurtzberg pioneered the used of umbilical cord blood as an alternative stem cells source for unrelated hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). Over the last two decades, Dr. Kurtzberg has established an internationally known pediatric transplant program at Duke which treats children with cancer, blood disorders, immune deficiencies, hemoglobinopathies and inherited metabolic diseases. Over the past 2 years, the cord blood transplant program at Duke has initiated studies of autologous cord blood in children with neonatal brain injury and cerebral palsy.

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Pediatrics, Pathology

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Pathology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, Hemoglobinopathies, Metabolic Diseases, Medicine, Healthcare, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Cell Therapy, Neonatal Brain Injury

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