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Children's Hospital of Los Angeles


Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Division of Research Immunology & BMT
4650 Sunset Boulevard
Mailstop 62
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Direct phone: (323) 361-2546

Total transplants by cell source

  • Marrow: 46
  • PBSC: 14
  • Cord Blood: 1
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 84
Performs pediatric transplants


The Hematopoietic Stem Cell (HSC) Transplant Program at CHLA was started in 1983. Since then, 2,000 HSC autologous and allogeneic related and unrelated transplants have been performed using bone marrow, PBSC and cord blood for lympho/hematopoietic diseases and solid tumors.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1983 and has been an NMDP transplant center since April 1989.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Hisham Abdel-Azim, Neena Kapoor, Alicia McFarren

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only