Eneida R. Nemecek, M.D., M.S.
- Special Interest:
- Hematology/Oncology (Pediatric)
- Accepting Patients:
- English, Spanish
"My favorite aspect of working at OHSU is being able to make meaningful contributions to our patients and our region. The collegiality, diversity and welcoming environment at OHSU and our city allow me to feel free to create new ideas and advocate for positive changes."
Dr. Eneida Nemecek grew up in Puerto Rico, where she earned her medical degree. She moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1999 and joined OHSU in 2005. Dr. Nemecek specializes in bone marrow transplantation for the treatment of cancer and other disorders affecting blood. She is the Director of the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Program of the Kenneth W. Ford Northwest Children's Cancer Center at Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Her research focus is to study methods to improve the outcome of blood and marrow transplantation.
She also directs the Unrelated Cord Blood Program of Oregon, which facilitates the collection of cord blood units for public donation. Dr. Nemecek is the lead investigator for several clinical trials, and collaborates as an investigator in multiple national and international research studies of blood and bone marrow transplantation.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and children.
B.S., University of Puerto Rico, 1992
Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, 1999
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, 2002
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1997
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, 1999
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2004