Qualifications and experience
- Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology / Oncology, Blood / Lymphatic System, Blood / Lymphatic System - Bleeding Disorders, Cancers, Blood / Lymphatic System - Blood Disorders
- Languages spoken
National Jewish Medical and Research Center (1979)
University of Colorado (1978)
Case Western Reserve University (MetroHealth) Program (1973)
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (1973)
Case Western Reserve University (MetroHealth) Program (1976)
Georgetown University (DC) (1969)
- Clinical interest for patients
I am interested in Qualitative and Quantitative Disorders of Neutrophils, Allo and Autoimmune Disorders of Red Cells and Platelets, General Hematology and Transfusion Medicine.
- Research interest for patients
I am interested in Neutrophil Function in the Following Clinical Groups: Thermal Injury and Trauma Patients; Newborn Patients; Patients with Absence of Specific Granules; Patients with Glycogenosis lb; and Patients with Chronic Granulomatous Disease. I, also, focus on Chronic Transfusion Therapy and Iron Overload in Patients with Chronic Anemia. Additionally, I am interested in Antibody-Mediated Disorders of Platelets and Neutrophils, as well as the Generation of Lysophosphatidylcholines in Stored Blood Components and their relationship to the Pathophysiology of Transfusion Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI).