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Member, Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immune Deficiency

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



About Me

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Bone Marrow Transplantation BMT, Cancer and Blood Diseases, Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, Fanconi Anemia, Immune Deficiencies and Histiocytosis

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My Education

BMedSci: University of Sydney, Australia, 2002.

MBBS(Hons): University of Sydney, Australia, 2006.

Residency: Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia, 2011.

Fellowship: Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia, 2014.

BMT Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2015.

My Publications

Reduction in Nephrotoxic Antimicrobial Exposure Decreases Associated Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients. Benoit, SW; Goldstein, SL; Dahale, DS; Haslam, DB; Nelson, A; Truono, K; Davies, SM. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 2019; 25:1654-1658.

Xenon-129 MRI detects ventilation deficits in paediatric stem cell transplant patients unable to perform spirometry. Walkup, LL; Myers, K; El-Bietar, J; Nelson, A; Willmering, MM; Grimley, M; Davies, SM; Towe, C; Woods, JC. The European respiratory journal : official journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology. 2019; 53:1801779-1801779.

Understanding the evolving phenotype of vascular complications in telomere biology disorders. Higgs, C; Crow, YJ; Adams, DM; Chang, E; Jr, HD; Herbig, U; Huang, JN; Himes, R; Jajoo, K; Johnson, FB; et al. Angiogenesis. 2019; 22:95-102.

The Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Comorbidity Index predicts survival after allogeneic transplant for nonmalignant diseases. Thakar, MS; Broglie, L; Logan, B; Artz, A; Bunin, N; Burroughs, LM; Fretham, C; Jacobsohn, DA; Loren, AW; Kurtzberg, J; et al. Blood. 2019; 133:754-762.

Multiple bloodstream infections in pediatric stem cell transplant recipients: A case series. Grossmann, L; Alonso, PB; Nelson, A; El-Bietar, J; Myers, KC; Lane, A; Andersen, H; Haslam, D; Jodele, S; Davies, SM; et al. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2018; 65:e27388-e27388.

Limitations of HLH-2004 criteria in distinguishing malignancy-associated hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. Gurunathan, A; Boucher, AA; Mark, M; Prus, KM; O'Brien, MM; Breese, EH; Mizukawa, BE; Absalon, MJ; Nelson, AS; Jordan, MB; et al. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2018; 65:e27400-e27400.

Single Ultra-High-Dose Cholecalciferol to Prevent Vitamin D Deficiency in Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Wallace, G; Jodele, S; Myers, KC; Dandoy, CE; El-Bietar, J; Nelson, A; Teusink-Cross, A; Khandelwal, P; Taggart, C; Gordon, CM; et al. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 2018; 24:1856-1860.

Diagnosis, Treatment, and Molecular Pathology of Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome. Nelson, AS; Myers, KC. Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America. 2018; 32:687-700.

Sleep disruption in caregivers of pediatric stem cell recipients. Coleman, K; Flesch, L; Petiniot, L; Pate, A; Lin, L; Crosby, L; Beebe, DW; Nelson, A; Alonso, PB; Davies, SM; et al. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2018; 65:e26965-e26965.

Poor Adherence Is Associated with More Infections after Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant. Pai, AL H; Rausch, J; Drake, S; Morrison, CF; Lee, JL; Nelson, A; Tackett, A; Berger, S; Szulczewski, L; Mara, C; et al. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 2018; 24:381-385.