What are stem cells? Where do they come from? How are they being used in medicine today and what is their promise for tomorrow? Why is there so much excitement about stem cells? Dr. Adrienne Phillips, who regularly performs stem cell transplants for people with blood disorders and cancers including leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma, will discuss these subjects and more.
Dr. Phillips is an award-winning physician who serves as the principal investigator of several clinical trials. She earned her master's degree in public health from Harvard and her medical degree with honors from Brown. She completed her internal medicine training at NewYork-Presbyterian and Columbia, where she also completed her fellowship in hematology and oncology. Dr. Phillips has appeared on The Dr. Oz Show and is a journal reviewer for Leukemia and Lymphoma.
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Wednesday, February 6 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Myra Mahon Patient Resource Center
1305 York Ave., New York NY