Division Faculty

Ghada Ahmed Yousif Abusin, MD, MS  

Clinical Interests
Bone marrow transplant
Acute leukemias
High-risk lymphoma
Clinical trials 

Training
Medical School: University of Khartoum, Sudan
Residency: Children's Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

David Gordon, MD, PhD  

Clinical and Research Interests
Solid Tumors, Sarcomas, Ewing's Sarcoma

Training
Medical School: University of Chicago
Residency: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children's Hospital

Vasundhara Kailasnath, MD 

Clinical Interests
Hematology
Sickle Cell Disease

Training
Medical School: Shri Dev Raj Urs Medical College, Kolar, India
Residency: Kosair Children's Hospital, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Fellowship: Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY

Arunkumar Modi, MD, MPH 

Clinical Interests
Bone Marrow Transplant
Leukemia
Lymphoma

Training
Medical School: B.J. Medical College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India
Residency: Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center, NY
Fellowship: Peds Hem/Onc: Cleveland Clinic Children's, Cleveland, OH
Peds Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cell Therapy: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

M. Sue O'Dorisio, MD, PhD 

Clinical Interests
Rare tumors
Neuro-oncology

Training
Medical School: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Residency: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Fellowship: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Research Interests
G protein coupled receptors as targets for imaging and therapy of pediatric tumors
PET imaging in pediatric malignancies

Mariko Sato, MD, PhD 

Clinical Interests
Brain tumor and adolescents
Young adults with cancer
Clinical trials 

Training
Medical School: Tohoku University School of Medicine, Japan
Residency: University of Hawaii
Fellowship: University of Utah - Peds Hem/Onc; Baylor College of Medciine - Pediatric Neuro-oncology

Anjali Sharathkumar, MD 

Clinical Interests
Hematology
Hemophilia

Training
Medical School: Dr. V.M. Medical College, Solapur, MS, India
Residency: Children's Hospitals of Michigan, Detroit, MI
Fellowship: The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Janice M. Staber, MD 

Clinical Interests
Bleeding disorders including Hemophilia, von Willebrand disease, and platelet disorders
Clotting disorders
Benign hematology
Anemia

Training
Medical School: University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
Residency: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Research Interests
Gene transfer for the treatment of Hemophilia A

William Terry, MD

Clinical Interests
Solid Tumors
Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program
Cancer Predisposition Program

Training
Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo
Residency: University of Buffalo/Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo
Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center/New York-Weill Cornell Hospital, New York, New York