Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program

Facts about our program

  • The Pediatric BMT Program at Doernbecher Children Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy and the National Marrow Donor Program.
  • Our program has performed more than 400 transplants using bone marrow, peripheral blood or cord blood stem cells from autologous and allogeneic (related and unrelated) donors.
  • We perform BMT to treat a variety of cancer and nonmalignant disorders such as primary immunodeficiencies, bone marrow failure syndromes, inherited blood and metabolic disorders.
  • We have been recognized at the national level for having outstanding survival and outcomes, and have received recognition from the National Marrow Donor Program and the U.S. News and World Report.
  • We are a dedicated team of doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses and staff who specialize in caring for children undergoing blood and marrow transplantation.
  • Our goal is to provide the best outcomes and experience for children undergoing bone marrow transplant.

Services we provide

  • Consultation for new patients and second opinions
  • HLA-typing and donor search
  • Bone marrow harvest and stem cell collections
  • Inpatient and outpatient transplant care
  • Comprehensive graft-versus-host disease clinic
  • Long-term follow-up clinic
  • Participation in a variety of clinical trials

You can expect:

  • The most advanced treatments and procedures
  •  A large network of the nationally recognized experts in every pediatric specialty
  • State-of-the-art facilities dedicated to specialized care for children and adolescents
  • Support professionals including pharmacists, nutritionists, social workers, child life specialists, teachers and pastoral care.
  • Family-centered care
Doernbecher Bone Marrow Translplant Team

Allison Moore, R.N. – Transplant and donor search coordinator

Nycole Ferguson – Patient services and financial coordinator

Shirley Mason, M.S.W. – Social worker

Pam Hoffman – BMT pharmacist

Christina Burgin - Clinical research associate

Meenakshi Mishra - Clinical research associate