2019 GVHD Summit Speakers

Speakers for the National Graft-versus-Host Disease Summit 2019

Meet Our Distinguished Faculty


Milan Anadkat MD, Professor, Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine

Michelle Bishop PhD, Clinical & Health Psychologist, Private Practice

Guang-Shing Cheng MD, Medical Director, Pulmonary Consult Service and Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, University of Washington

Saurabh Chhabra MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine. Medical College of Wisconsin/Froedtert Hospital

Sung Won Choi MD, MS, Edith S Briskin and Shirley K Schlafer Research Professor of Pediatrics / Associate Professor, Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program, University of Michigan | Michigan Medicine

Leora Comis MPA, OTR/L, BCPR, CLT-LANA, FAOTA, Senior Staff Occupational Therapist, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center

Daniel Couriel MD, Director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program, University of Utah, Hunstman Cancer Institute

Najla El Jurdi MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Stem Cell Transplant Survivorship Clinic

Christina Ferraro MSN, APRN-CNP, BMTCN, Coordinator, Survivorship Clinic, Cleveland Clinic

Jackie Foster MPH, RN, OCN, Supervisor Patient Education, BeTheMatch NMDP

John Galvin MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System

Cecily Hunt, RY-500, Yoga and Meditation Instructor, Cancer Support Center

Sandeep Jain MD, Director, Dry Eye and Ocular GVHD Clinic, UIC Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary

Mark Juckett MD, Director, Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant Program, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

Kara Kaluske PTA, Physical Therapist, Spectrum Health Cancer Rehabilitation Program

Huma Khan RN, MSN, Manager- Bone Marrow Transplant Program & Apheresis Center, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Scott Kramer PT, DPT, Board Certified Oncology Specialist, The University of Kansas Health System

Amanda Lukens PT, DPT, Physical Therapist, Spectrum Health Cancer Rehabilitation Program

Mimi Mahon PhD CRNP, FAAN, FPCN, Nurse Practitioner, Pain & Palliative Care, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center

Jacqueline Mays DDS, MHSc, PhD, Chief, Oral Immunobiology Unit, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

Kenneth Miller MD, Professor and Associate Chief Hematology/Oncology, Tufts Medical Center

Jonathan Moreira MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Northwestern Stem Cell Transplantation and Cell Therapy Program

Sunita Nathan MD, Assistant Professor Hematology, Oncology, Cell Therapy, Section of Bone Marrow & Stem Cell Transplant, Rush University Medical Center

Sean O'Mahony  MD, BCh, BAO, Director, Section of Palliative Medicine, Rush University Medical Center

Iskra Pusic MD, MSCI, Assistant Professor, Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University in St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Ryan Rushton PT, DPT, CLT, Program Administrator, Utah Center for Bleeding & Clotting Disorders at Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah

Katie Schoeppner MSW, LICSW, Supervisor Counseling Services, Be The Match®

Pamela Stratton MD, Former Chief, GYN Consult Service, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

Stephanie Tsai MD, Assistant Professor-Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program, Loyola University Medical Center

Eric Zhou PhD, Instructor/Staff Psychologist, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute


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