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OHC Hematologists Are Co-Authors At 57th Meeting Of The American Society of Hematology

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January 11, 2016

Essell James H MD - PHOTO

James H. Essell, M.D.
Hematologist, OHC
Medical Director – Blood Cancer Center

Thirty-five abstracts authored by members of the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network were presented at the recent American Society of Hematology (ASH) Meeting and Exposition.

OHC expert hematologists Dr. James H. Essell and Dr. Ed Faber were co-authors on three of the abstracts presented and were the only oncology physicians from the tri-state with abstracts presented at this national symposium. OHC is one of Sarah Cannon’s principle investigator research sites.

The meeting is the world’s leading malignant and non-malignant hematology research event. It brought together more than 20,000 hematology professionals to discuss the latest breakthroughs in blood cancer research and treatment.

The 35 abstracts represent studies being conducted by principal investigators from Sarah Cannon research sites affiliated with OHC, Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, and Tennessee Oncology. Other Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network participating physicians were from Colorado Blood Cancer Institute, OU Medical Center, and Texas Transplant Institute.

Edward A. Faber, DO, MS

Ed Faber, Jr, D.O., M.S.
Hematologist, OHC

“The Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network brings together some of the world’s top blood cancer specialists and researchers under one network with the common goal to advance care for blood cancer patients,” said Fred LeMaistre, physician in chief of blood cancers, Sarah Cannon. “Through our approach, we are ensuring that patients have convenient access to cutting-edge treatment options and higher care standards that contribute to improved outcomes.”

For more information you can read the Sarah Cannon’s press release here.

About OHC

OHC is the regional leader in cutting-edge cancer research and clinical trials, and research partner with the world-renowned Sarah Cannon Research Institute. In 2015, OHC was one of only six community oncology practices in the country recognized by the Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for its commitment to high-quality clinical trials programs. OHC medical oncologists oversee the only FACT-accredited blood and marrow transplant center in the tri-state, Blood Cancer Center at The Jewish Hospital-Mercy Health.

OHC Hematologists Are Co-Authors At 57th Meeting Of The American Society of Hematology


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