Institute Leadership

Led by Stephen J. Forman, M.D., our dedicated, multidisciplinary team combines innovative laboratory research discoveries to develop novel clinical treatments that will improve outcomes for patients.

Gehr Family Center for Leukemia Research

Guido Marcucci
Guido Marcucci, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Hematologic Malignancies Translational Science
Duarte - Main Campus; Newport Beach Fashion Island

Guido Marcucci, M.D., is professor and chair of the Department of Hematological Malignancies Translational Science and chief of the Division of Leukemia.

Anthony Stein
Anthony S. Stein, M.D.
Duarte - Main Campus

Anthony Stein, M.D., is a hematologist-oncologist who specializes in treating and researching acute myeloid leukemia.

Judy and Bernard Briskin Center for Multiple Myeloma Research

Amrita Krishnan, M.D.
Lennar Foundation Cancer Center; Newport Beach Fashion Island; Duarte - Main Campus

Amrita Krishnan, M.D., directs the Judy and Bernard Briskin Center for Multiple Myeloma Research at City of Hope's cancer research hospital, seeking to make gains in one of the most rapidly changing areas in cancer research.

Toni Stephenson Lymphoma Center

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Larry W. Kwak, M.D., Ph.D.
Hematologist-Oncologist; Dr. Michael Friedman Professor in Translational Medicine
Duarte - Main Campus

Larry Kwak M.D., Ph.D., is the director of the Toni Stephenson Lymphoma Center at City of Hope.

Center for Stem Cell Transplantation

Meet Our Doctors: Ryotaro Nakamura, M.D.
Ryotaro Nakamura, M.D.
Duarte - Main Campus

Ryotaro Nakamura, M.D., is the Jan & Mace Siegel Professor in Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation professor and a hematologist/oncologist at City of Hope.

Cellular Immunotherapy Center

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Christine Brown, Ph.D.
The Heritage Provider Network Professor in Immunotherapy
Duarte - Main Campus

Christine Brown, Ph.D., is deputy director of the T Cell Therapeutics Research Laboratory at Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope.

Meet Stephen J. Forman, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Stephen J. Forman, M.D.
Duarte - Main Campus

Stephen J. Forman, M.D., hematologist-oncologist, is a top cancer doctor for leukemia, lymphoma and bone marrow transplantation at City of Hope, Duarte, California.

Center for Gene Therapy

John Zaia
John A. Zaia, M.D.
Aaron D. Miller and Edith Miller Chair in Gene Therapy
Duarte - Main Campus

John A. Zaia, M.D., is the director of the Center for Gene Therapy at City of Hope and has expertise in stem cell and HIV/AIDS research.

Center for Survivorship and Outcomes

Saro H. Armenian, D.O., M.P.H.
Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist
Duarte - Main Campus

Pediatric hematologist-oncologist Saro Armenian, D.O., M.P.H., is the Barron Hilton Chair in Pediatrics, with expertise in pediatric cancer, epidemiology and cancer survivorship.