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


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


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


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


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


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