Bone Marrow Transplant Unit


  • Introduction to pediatric - Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
    By Alaa El-Haddad, MD
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  • Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes “IBMFS”
    By Mahmoud Hammad, MD
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  • Transplant in Pediatric Hematology Oncology (TiP-HO) Tumor Board

Transplant in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (TiP-HO) is a monthly online tumor board.

The tumor board was launched on June 2021 and coordinated through the Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt (CCHE-57357), Cairo, Egypt.

Members of the tumor board are international experts in the field of hematology, immunodeficiencies and stem cell transplant from 28 countries.

Case discussion is covering topics related to the treatment plan of benign and malignant cases, indication to undergo stem cell transplantation (allogeneic/autologous), as well as details of stem cell transplantation process e.g. preparation and post-transplant complications.

Affiliations of participants:

Cases are presented from different hematology and transplant centers across Arab and foreign countries.

  • United States:
    • Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Centre
    • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, USA
    • Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, USA
    • Children Hospital Colorado United States
    • MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, United States

  • Egypt:
    • Children’s Cancer Hospital (CCHE-57357), Egypt
    • National Cancer Institute, Cairo University, Egypt
    • Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
    • Alexandria University, Egypt
    • South Egypt Cancer Institute, Egypt
    • Faculty of Medicine Tanta University, Egypt
    • Sheikh Zayed hospital, Egypt

  • Oman
    • Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Muscat, Oman

  • Saudi Arabia:
    • Prince Sultan Military Medical City (PSMMC). Saudi Arabia
    • King Fahd Medical City, Riyadh. Saudi Arabia
    • King Saud Medical City (KSMC), Riyadh. Saudi Arabia

  • Jordan:
    • King Hussein Cancer Centre (KHCC), Jordan

  • Lebanon:
    • LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital, Lebanon

  • Tunis:
    • Service d'immuno hématologie pédiatriques Centre National de Greffe de Moelle Osseuse de Tunis. Faculté de médecine de Tunis

  • Algeria:
    • Mustapha University Hospital Center, Algeria

  • Iraq:
    • Children welfare teaching hospital, CWTH/ medical city, Iraq

  • Armenia:
    • Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorder Centre of Armenia

  • Niger:
    • National Cancer Center, Niamey/Niger

  • Uganda:
    • Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda

  • Pakistan:
    • Shaukat khanum hospital Lahore, Pakistan
    • Children Hospital Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Pakistan
    • Children Hospital and Institute of Child Health, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    • Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan

  • United Arab Emirates:
    • Alqassimi Women and Children Hospital, United Arab Emirates

  • United Kingdom:
    • Leeds Teaching Hospital, United Kingdom
    • Newcastle Upontyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom

Date: The first Thursday each month

Time: 3 PM to 4 PM (Cairo Local time)

Venue: Microsoft teams (please download the application)

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