Meet Our Team

Our experts in leukemia and lymphoma, neuro-oncology, and solid tumors are highly  trained and experienced in treating these conditions.

Leukemia and Lymphoma

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Birte Wistinghausen, MD
Medical Director and Interim Chief, Jack Martin Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Mount Sinai; Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Expertise: leukemia, lymphoma, post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease, hematological and oncological complications of solid rrgan transplantation or immunodeficiency, histiocytosis, autoimmune cytopenias

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Stephen Hunger, MD
Chief, Division of Oncology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Expertise: leukemia, relapsed leukemia, precision medicine

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Anne Reilly, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Division of Oncology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor, Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Neuro-Oncology 

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Razia B. Akhtar, MD
Director of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, Jack Martin Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Mount Sinai; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Expertise: brain tumors, long-term survivorship, late effects of therapy

 

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Peter Phillips, MD
Attending Physician, Cancer Center, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Expertise: brain tumors

Solid Tumors 

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Pamela Merola, MD
Attending Physician, Jack Martin Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Mount Sinai; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Expertise: solid tumors, sarcomas, bone tumors, Wilms’ tumors, hepatoblastoma, neuroblastoma

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Rochelle Bagatell, MD
Section Chief, Solid Tumor Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Expertise: solid tumors, neuroblastoma