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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Stem Cell Transplant Program
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Direct phone: (617) 667-9920

Total transplants by cell source

  • Marrow: 1
  • PBSC: 42
  • Cord Blood: 7
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 73
Performs adult transplants


The BMT Program started in 1983 with autologous transplants. It expanded in 1999 with related allogeneic, matched unrelated in 2001, and cords in 2007. Received FACT accreditation in 2001 and has been re-accredited in 2004, 2007,2010 and 2013. Involved in radioimmunotherapy and tumor immunotherapy research. In 2011, program expanded to include patients with HIV.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1999 and has been an NMDP transplant center since January 2002.

Attending physicians

Adult - Jon Arnason, David Avigan, Vassiliki Boussiotis, Ayad Hamdan, Salvia Jain, Robin M. Joyce, James D. Levine, Katrina Luptakova, Gosia McMasters, Jacalyn Rosenblatt, Jeffrey Zwicker

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult only