Attending Physician; Hematology, Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics and Pathology, Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Clinical Interests

Bleeding and thrombotic disorders

Education

Medical School: 

University of Witwatersrand

Internship: 

Johannesburg General Hospital

Residency: 

South African Institute for Medical Research

Fellowship: 

Royal Postgraduate Medical School and Hammersmith Hospital

Accomplishments

Certification: 

Clinical Pathology and Hematopathology: American Board of Pathology

Professional Memberships: 

Hemophilia Foundation of Southern California; American Society of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology; American Association for the Advancement of Science; American Medical Association; American Society for Hematology; National Hemophilia Foundation; International Society for Thrombosis and Haemostasis; World Federation of Hemophilia

Awards: 

1990 The Henry S. Kingdon Award for Most Valuable Publication, Antihemophilic Factor Isolated with Monoclonal Anti-Bodies
1990 Hemophilia Foundation of Southern California: Hall of Fame

Research Interests: 

My major research interests include pathophysiology of the complications of inherited bleeding disorders; genetic, environmental factors and non-inhibitory antibodies associated with the anti-FVIII inhibitor phenomenon; blood-borne pathogens and the safety of clotting factor concentrates; and host and viral genetic factors impacting long term outcomes of HIV and HCV infection.

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