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


Ayman El-Sheikh, MD

Clinical Interests
Bone marrow transplant
Liquid tumors
Rare tumors
Clinical trials 

Training
Medical School: Faculty of Medicine Tanta University, Egypt
Residency: Children's Regional Hospital University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ
Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA


David Gordon, MD, PhD  

Clinical and Research Interests
Oncology and hematology 

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


Natalie L. Kamberos, DO

Clinical Interests
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (Burkitt's lymphoma)
Hodgkin's Lymphoma
High risk leukemia
Hemoglobinopathies
Neutropenia
Rare tumors

Training
Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO
Residency: Blank Children's Hospital, Des Moines, IA
Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA


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