Core Clinical Centers

Participating Clinical Centers are responsible for recruiting, examining, and treating study participants.  They are also responsible for collecting all clinical, laboratory, demographic, and other data required by the study.  Each Core Clinical Center is led by a Principal Investigator who is personally responsible for ensuring that all aspects of BMT CTN protocols are followed.  Other key center staff includes physicians, study coordinators, and laboratory technicians.

Clinical Center staff carries out the provisions of the Manual of Procedures and BMT CTN protocols.  They are responsible for registering and maintaining follow-up of all participants. 

Some Core Clinical Centers are consortia of two or more centers.  The Core Clinical Centers are:

The BMT CTN is committed to including widespread transplant community participation in these trials.  However, due to the limited resources, not all requests can be accommodated for each protocol.  If your center is interested in participating, return the completed Affiliate Center Application to BMT CTN DCC/EMMES at 301-251-1355 or to



Catherine Bollard, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Baylor College of Medicine

1102 Bates Street, Suite 1770.04

Houston, TX 77030

832-824-4781; 832-825-4732 FAX





Hillard Lazarus, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Case Western Reserve University (Consortium)

Comp. Cancer Center/Univ. Hospitals of Cleveland

11100 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, OH  44106-5065

216-844-3629; 216-844-5979 FAX





Matthew Kalaycio, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk R32

Cleveland, OH  44195

216-444-3705; 216-445-3434 FAX





Michael Schuster, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Stony Brook University Medical Center

100 Nicolls Road

Stony Brook, NY 11794-7122






Richard Maziarz, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Oregon Health & Science University

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, MC UHN 73C

Portland, OR 97239

503-494-4606; 503-418-4054 FAX

E-Mail: maziarzr@ohsu@edu




Stephen Forman, M.D. - Principal Investigator

City of Hope National Medical Center

1500 E. Duarte Road

Duarte, CA  91010-3000

626-359-8111; 626-301-8256 FAX





Joseph Antin, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Dana Farber/Partners Cancer Care

44 Binney Street, Dana 1B58

Boston, MA  02115

617-632-2525; 617-632-5175 FAX





Joanne Kurtzberg, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Duke University Medical Center

2400 Pratt Street, Suite 1400

Durham, NC  27705

919-668-1119; 919-668-1180 FAX





Frederick Appelbaum, M.D. – Principal Investigator

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

1100 Fairview Ave North, D5-310, Box 19024

Seattle, WA  98109-1024

206-667-4412; 206-667-6936 FAX





Claudio Anasetti, M.D. – Principal Investigator

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

12902 Magnolia Drive, FOB3-BMT

Tampa, FL 33612

813-745-2557; 813-449-8168 FAX





Richard Jones, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Johns Hopkins University, Oncology Center

1650 Orleans Street, CRB 207

Baltimore, MD  21231

410-955-2006; 410-614-7279 FAX





Sergio Giralt, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

1275 York Avenue

New York, NY  10021

212-639-3859; 212-639-3861 FAX





Ginna Laport, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Stanford Hospital and Clinics

300 Pasteur Drive, J-3249

Stanford, CA  94305-5290

650-723-0822; 650-725-8950 FAX





Asad Bashey, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Northside Hospital, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE, Ste 1000

Atlanta, GA 30342

404-255-1930; 678-538-1718 FAX





Steven Devine, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Ohio State Consortia

James Medical Center

320 West 10th Ave, B316 Starling Loving Hall

Columbus, OH 43210

614-293-5655; 614-293-7526 FAX





Philip McCarthy, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Roswell Park Cancer Institue

Elm and Carter Streets

Buffalo, NY 14263

716-845-4074; 716-845-3272 FAX





Lloyd Damon, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of California, San Francisco Medical Center

400 Parnassus Ave, 5th Floor Clinic

San Francisco, CA 94143

415-353-2229; 415-353-2467 FAX





Thomas Shea, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of North Carolina Hospitals

170 Manning Drive, 3rd FL Physicians Office Bldg

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

919-966-7746; 919-966-7748 FAX





John McCarty, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Virginia Commonwealth University, MCV

1300 E. Marshall Steet, PO Box 980157

Richmond, VA 23298

804-828-4596; 804-828-7825 FAX





Michael Pulsipher, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium

University of Utah/Primary Children's Medical Center

50 North Medical Drive

Salt Lake City, Utah 84132

801-585-3229; 801-585-3432 FAX





John Wingard, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of Florida College of Medicine

1600 Southwest Archer Road, Box 100277

Gainesville, FL  32610-0277

352-273-8022; 352-392-8530 FAX





Edmund Waller, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Emory University Medical Center

531 Asbury Court, EUH Annex N142E

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-4995; 404-778-5530 FAX





James Ferrara, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of Michigan Medical Center

1500 E. Medical Center Drive, CGC6308

Ann Arbor, MI  48109-0942

734-615-1340; 734-615-3947 FAX





William Hogan, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Mayo Clinic Rochester

200 1st Street SW

Rochester, MN  55905





Daniel Weisdorf, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of Minnesota

420 Delaware Street SE

Minneapolis, MN  55455

612-624-3101; 612-625-6919 FAX





Julie Vose, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of Nebraska Medical Center

987680 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE  68198-7680

402-559-3848; 402-559-6520 FAX





Edward Stadtmauer, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of Pennsylvania Hospital

3400 Spruce St., 16 Penn Tower

Philadelphia, PA  19104

215-662-7910; 215-662-4064 FAX





Joseph McGuirk, M.D. - Principal Investigator

University of Kansas

2330 Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Ste 210, MS 5003

Westwood, KS 66205

913-588-6030; 913-588-3996 FAX





Richard Champlin, MD - Principal Investigator

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center

1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 423

Houston, TX   77030

713-792-8750, 713-792-8314 FAX




Peter Westervelt, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Washington University Medical School

660 South Euclid Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63110

314-545-8323; 314-454-7551 FAX