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The Aslan Project has gathered together many of the world’s leading experts in pediatric hematology-oncology and pathology to assist us in the formation and delivery of our program. These celebrated medical professionals volunteer their time and lend their talents to design our strategic programming, develop our curricula, conduct our fellowship and capacity-building trainings, and launch our systemic initiatives.

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Aziza T. Shad, MD

Dr. Aziza Shad (Co-Founder, Medical Director), MD, The Ellen W.P. Wasserman Chair, Department of Pediatrics, The Herman & Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore; Chief, Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

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Dr. Amit Dotan

MD, Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist and Bone Marrow Transplantation Specialist, Pediatric Hemato-Oncologyand Bone Marrow Transplantation Department, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.

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Dr. Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo

MD, Executive Vice President, Chair, Department of Global Pediatric Medicine, Director, International Outreach Program, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Dr. Thomas Alexander

Dr. Thomas Alexander, MD, Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center; Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina.

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Dr. David Korones

MD, Professor, Pediatrics, Hematology & Oncology, University of Rochester; Professor, Department of Neurology, Child Neurology, University of Rochester.

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Dr. Rabia Wali

MD, Head of Department of Pediatric Oncology.

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Dr. Wondwessen Bekele

MD, Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist, St. Barnabas Health Care System (ret.); Associate Director, Valarie Fund Center for Childhood Cancer and Hematological Program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.

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Dr. Prasanna Kumar

MD, Professor, Head of Department of Pathology, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Coimbatore, India.

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Dr. Sheila Weitzman

MD, Head, Section of Leukemia/Lymphoma, Division of Haematology-Oncology; Senior Staff Oncologist, Division of Haematology-Oncology; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Toronto.

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