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.

Dr. Aziza T. 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.

Dr. Amit Dotan

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

Dr. Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo

Executive Vice President; Chair, Department of Global Pediatric Medicine; Director, St. Jude Global, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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.

Dr. David Korones

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



Dr. Rabia Wali

MD, Head of Department of Pediatric Oncology, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre.






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.

Dr. Prasanna Kumar

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




Dr. Sheila Weitzman

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




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The Aslan Project (EIN 45-5303190) is a tax-exempt charity under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.


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