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When Dr. Wendy Chung identified the Olson children's rare disease, “It was like someone turned on the flashlight, and at least now we have a vision of how to move forward," says their mother Colleen.
Monica Bhatia, MD, director of Columbia’s Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Program, is participating in a trial evaluating gene editing as a curative treatment for patients with sickle cell disease.
- February 27, 2020
Columbia’s pediatric hematology/oncology/stem cell transplantation team is launching a groundbreaking program in pediatric neuro-oncology, the Brain Tumor Technology Research (BTTR) initiative.
- February 11, 2020
Columbia researchers are exploring ways to repurpose drugs approved by the FDA for other conditions and existing experimental therapies in difficult-to-treat pediatric cancers.
- February 4, 2020
Columbia's Dr. Prakash Satwani is researching ways to reduce immediate and late-stage complications in bone marrow transplantation for children with leukemia/lymphoma.
Source:CUIMC NewsroomOctober 17, 2019
Internationally renowned physician-scientist Joshua Milner, MD has been named chief of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology in the Department of Pediatrics.
- October 2, 2019
The Targoff Lab in Pediatrics is featured with the Zuckerman Institute’s announcement of SCAPE microscopy applications in collaboration with the Hillman Lab.
- July 24, 2019
Dr. Justine Kahn is investigating why race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status impact the long-term survival of children and adolescents with cancer.