James L Ferrara, MD Email James Ferrara
- PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
- PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology
- PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
- Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Ferrara graduated Cum laude from Georgetown Medical School and then completed his pediatric residency and fellowship at Boston’s Children’s and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. After 19 years at he went to the University of Michigan to direct the combined adult and pediatric BMT program. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mout Sinai recruited Dr. Ferrara in 2014 to become the Ward-Coleman professor of Cancer medicine and to direct the Center for Translational Resarch in Hematologic Malignancies.
- Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
- Acute Myeloid Leukemia
- Bone Marrow Transplantation
- Bone Marrow Transplantation, Allogeneic
- Bone Marrow Transplantation, Autologous
- Hematologic Malignancies
- Hematologic Malignancies, Pediatric
- Leukemias, Pediatric
- Myelodysplastic Syndromes
- Myeloproliferative Disorders
Cytokines, Immunological Tolerance, Immunology, Inflammation, Stem Cells, Transplantation
Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas
Cancer Biology [CAB], Immunology [IMM]
MD, Georgetown University
Childrens Hospital of Boston
Childrens Hospital of Boston
Fellowship, Pedia Hemo/Onco
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Ferrara during 2019 and/or 2020. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- Allston Byrd
- Bo Fu Rui
- CSL Behring
- Enlivex Therapeutics Ltd
- Fortress Investment Group LLC
- Incyte Corporation
- Mesoblast Ltd.
- Physicians' Education Resource
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